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(60) Continuous Body Dynamics and the Mathisson-Papapetrou-Dixon Equations
S.P. Loomis, J. David Brown.
Published in Phys.Rev.D95 (2017) no. 4, 044025  e-Print: arXiv:1701.01545 [gr-qc]


(59) Numerical simulations with a first order BSSN formulation of Einstein's field equations.
J.David Brown, Peter Diener, Scott E. Field, Jan S. Hesthaven, Frank Herrmann, Abdul H. Mroue, Erik Schnetter, Manuel Tiglio, Michael Wagman.
Published in Phys.Rev.D85 (2012) 084004  e-Print: arXiv:1202.1038 [gr-qc]


(58) Generalized Harmonic Equations in 3+1 Form.
J.David Brown (North Carolina State U.).
Published in Phys.Rev. D84 (2011) 124012 e-Print: arXiv:1109.1707 [gr-qc]

(57) Oppenheimer-Snyder Collapse in Moving-Puncture Coordinates.
Alexa N. Staley, Thomas W. Baumgarte, J. David Brown, Brian Farris, Stuart L. Shapiro.
Published in Class.Quant.Grav. 29 (2012) 015003 e-Print: arXiv:1109.0546 [gr-qc]

(56) Trumpet slices of the Schwarzschild-Tangherlini spacetime.
Kenneth A. Dennison, John P. Wendell, Thomas W. Baumgarte (Bowdoin Coll.), J.David Brown (North Carolina State U.)
Published in Phys.Rev. D82 (2010) 124057 e-Print: arXiv:1010.5723 [gr-qc]


(55) Action Principle for the Generalized Harmonic Formulation of General Relativity.
J.David Brown (North Carolina State U.)
Published in Phys.Rev. D84 (2011) 084014 e-Print: arXiv:1008.3177 [gr-qc]


(54) Probing the puncture for black hole simulations.
J.David Brown (North Carolina State U.)
Published in Phys.Rev. D80 (2009) 084042 e-Print: arXiv:0908.3814 [gr-qc]


(53) Covariant formulations of BSSN and the standard gauge.
J.David Brown (North Carolina State U.)
Published in Phys.Rev. D79 (2009) 104029 e-Print: arXiv:0902.3652 [gr-qc]


(52) Turduckening black holes: An Analytical and computational study.
J.David Brown (North Carolina State U.), Peter Diener (CCT, Baton Rouge & Louisiana State U.), Olivier Sarbach (IFM-UMSNH, Michoacan), Erik Schnetter (CCT, Baton Rouge & Louisiana State U.), Manuel Tiglio (Maryland U.)
Published in Phys.Rev. D79 (2009) 044023 e-Print: arXiv:0809.3533 [gr-qc]


(51) Strongly Hyperbolic Extensions of the ADM Hamiltonian.
J.David Brown (North Carolina State U.)
Published in Quantum Mechanics of Fundamental Systems: The Quest for Beauty and Simplicity, edited by M. Henneaux and J. Zanelli (Springer, New York, 2009) e-Print: arXiv:0803.0334 [gr-qc]


(50) Excision without excision: The Relativistic turducken.
J.David Brown (North Carolina State U.), Olivier Sarbach (IFM-UMSNH, Michoacan), Erik Schnetter (CCT, Baton Rouge & Louisiana State U.), Manuel Tiglio, Peter Diener (Louisiana State U. & CCT, Baton Rouge), Ian Hawke (Southampton U.), Denis Pollney (Potsdam, Max Planck Inst.)
Published in Phys.Rev. D76 (2007) 081503 e-Print: arXiv:0707.3101 [gr-qc]


(49) BSSN in spherical symmetry.
J.David Brown (North Carolina State U.)
Published in Class.Quant.Grav. 25 (2008) 205004 e-Print: arXiv:0705.3845 [gr-qc]


(48) Puncture Evolution of Schwarzschild Black Holes.
J.David Brown (North Carolina State U.)
Published in Phys.Rev. D77 (2008) 044018 e-Print: arXiv:0705.1359 [gr-qc]


(47) Modifying the Einstein equations off the constraint hypersurface.
J.David Brown, Lisa L. Lowe (North Carolina State U.)
Published in Phys.Rev. D74 (2006) 104023 e-Print: gr-qc/0606008


(46) The Midpoint rule as a variational-symplectic integrator. I. Hamiltonian systems.
J.David Brown (North Carolina State U.)
Published in Phys.Rev. D73 (2006) 024001 e-Print: gr-qc/0511018


(45) Conformal invariance and the conformal-traceless decomposition of the gravitational field.
J.David Brown (North Carolina State U.)
Published in Phys.Rev. D71 (2005) 104011 e-Print: gr-qc/0501092


(44) Multigrid elliptic equation solver with adaptive mesh refinement.
J.David Brown, Lisa L. Lowe (North Carolina State U.)
Published in J.Comput.Phys. 209 (2005) 582-598 e-Print: gr-qc/0411112


(43) Distorted black hole initial data using the puncture method.
J.David Brown, Lisa L. Lowe (North Carolina State U.)
Published in Phys.Rev. D70 (2004) 124014 e-Print: gr-qc/0408089


(42) Evolving a puncture black hole with fixed mesh refinement.
Breno Imbiriba (NASA, Goddard & Maryland U.), John Baker (NASA, Goddard), Dae-Il Choi (NASA, Goddard & Universities Space Research Assoc.), Joan Centrella (NASA, Goddard), David R. Fiske (Maryland U. & NASA, Goddard), J. David Brown (North Carolina State U.), James R. van Meter (NASA, Goddard), Kevin Olson (Maryland U. & NASA, Goddard)
Published in Phys.Rev. D70 (2004) 124025 e-Print: gr-qc/0403048


(41) Interface conditions for wave propagation through mesh refinement boundaries.
Dae-Il Choi (NASA, Goddard & U. Space Res. Assoc., Seabrook), J.David Brown (NASA, Goddard & North Carolina State U.), Breno Imbiriba (NASA, Goddard & Maryland U.), Joan Centrella (NASA, Goddard), Peter MacNeice (Drexel U.)
Published in J.Comput.Phys. 193 (2004) 398-425 e-Print: physics/0307036


(40) Rotational instabilities in post collapse stellar cores.
J. David Brown (North Carolina State U.)
Published in Astrophysical Sources for Ground Based Gravitational Wave Detectors, edited by J.M. Centrella (AIP, Melville, New York, 2001) 234-245 e-Print: gr-qc/0012084


(39) Dynamical rotational instability at low T/W.
Joan M. Centrella (Drexel U.), Kimberly C.B. New (Los Alamos & Drexel U.), Lisa L. Lowe (Drexel U.), J. David Brown (North Carolina State U.)
Published in Astrophys.J. 550 (2001) L193-L196 e-Print: astro-ph/0010574


(38) Action and energy of the gravitational field.
J.David Brown (North Carolina State U.), S.R. Lau (Raman Research Inst., Bangalore & North Carolina U.), James W. York, Jr. (North Carolina U.)
Published in Ann.Phys. 297 (2002) 175-218 e-Print: gr-qc/0010024


(37) Gravitational waves from the dynamical bar instability in a rapidly rotating star.
J.David Brown (North Carolina State U.)
Published in Phys.Rev. D62 (2000) 084024 e-Print: gr-qc/0004002


(36) Canonical quasilocal energy and small spheres.
J.David Brown (North Carolina State U.), S.R. Lau (North Carolina U. & Vienna, Tech. U.), James W. York, Jr. (North Carolina State U. & North Carolina U.)
Published in Phys.Rev. D59 (1999) 064028 e-Print: gr-qc/9810003


(35) Black holes with short hair.
J.David Brown (North Carolina State U.), Viqar Husain (Penn State U.)
Published in Int.J.Mod.Phys. D6 (1997) 563-573 e-Print: gr-qc/9707027


(34) Boundary states and black hole entropy.
J.David Brown (North Carolina State U.)
Published in Phys.Rev. D57 (1998) 2624-2627 e-Print: gr-qc/9704071


(33) Duality invariance of black hole creation rates.
J.David Brown (North Carolina State U.)
Published in Phys.Rev. D56 (1997) 1001-1004 e-Print: hep-th/9702158


(32) Energy of isolated systems at retarded times as the null limit of quasilocal energy.
J.David Brown (North Carolina State U.), Stephen R. Lau (Vienna, Tech. U.), James W. York, Jr. (North Carolina U.)
Published in Phys.Rev. D55 (1997) 1977-1984 e-Print: gr-qc/9609057


(31) On relativistic material reference systems.
J.David Brown (North Carolina State U.), Donald Marolf (UC, Santa Barbara)
Published in Phys.Rev. D53 (1996) 1835-1844 e-Print: gr-qc/9509026


(30) Black hole entropy and the Hamiltonian formulation of diffeomorphism invariant theories.
J.David Brown (North Carolina State U.)
Published in Phys.Rev. D52 (1995) 7011-7026 e-Print: gr-qc/9506085


(29) Black hole pair creation and the entropy factor.
J.David Brown (North Carolina State U.)
Published in Phys.Rev. D51 (1995) 5725-5731 e-Print: gr-qc/9412018


(28) Dust as a standard of space and time in canonical quantum gravity.
J.David Brown (North Carolina State U.), Karel V. Kuchar (Utah U.)
Published in Phys.Rev. D51 (1995) 5600-5629 e-Print: gr-qc/9409001


(27) On variational principles for gravitating perfect fluids.
J.David Brown (North Carolina State U.)
Published in Ann. Phys. 248 (1996) 1835-1844 e-Print: gr-qc/9407008


(26) The Path integral formulation of gravitational thermodynamics.
J.David Brown (North Carolina State U.), James W. York, Jr. (North Carolina U.)
Published in The Black Hole 25 Years After, edited by C. Teitelboim and J. Zanelli (World Scientific, Singapore, 1998) 1-24 e-Print: gr-qc/9405024


(25) Temperature, energy and heat capacity of asymptotically anti-de Sitter black holes.
J.David Brown (North Carolina State U.), J. Creighton, Robert B. Mann (Waterloo U.)
Published in Phys.Rev. D50 (1994) 6394-6403 e-Print: gr-qc/9405007


(24) Reference fluids as standards of space and time.
J.David Brown (North Carolina State U.)
Published in
Proceedings of the Cornelius Lanczos International Centenary Conference, edited by J.D. Brown, M.T. Chu, D.C. Ellison, and R.J. Plemmons (SIAM, Philadelphia, 1994) 548-550 e-Print: gr-qc/9404007

(23) Black hole thermodynamics in a box.
J.David Brown (North Carolina State U.)
Published in Proceedings of the Cornelius Lanczos International Centenary Conference, edited by J.D. Brown, M.T. Chu, D.C. Ellison, and R.J. Plemmons (SIAM, Philadelphia, 1994) 548-550 e-Print: gr-qc/9404006


(22) Action functionals for relativistic perfect fluids.
J.David Brown (North Carolina State U.)
Published in Class.Quant.Grav. 10 (1993) 1579-1606 e-Print: gr-qc/9304026


(21) Microcanonical action and the entropy of a rotating black hole.
J.David Brown (North Carolina State U.), James W. York, Jr. (North Carolina U.)
Published in Physics on Manifolds, edited by M. Flato, R. Kerner, and A. Lichnerowicz (Kluwer, Dordrecht, 1994) 23-34 e-Print: gr-qc/9303012


(20) Jacobi's action and the density of states.
J.David Brown (North Carolina State U.), James W. York, Jr. (North Carolina U.)
Published in Directions in General Relativity, volume 2, edited by B.L. Hu and T.A. Jacobson (Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1993) 28-37 e-Print: gr-qc/9301018


(19) Temperature and time in the geometry of rotating black holes.
J.David Brown, James W. York, Jr. (North Carolina U.)
Published in Physical Origins of Time Asymmetry, edited by J.J. Halliwell, J. Perez-Mercader, and W. Zurek (Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1994) 465-474


(18) The Microcanonical functional integral. 1. The Gravitational field.
J.David Brown, James W. York, Jr. (North Carolina U.)
Published in Phys.Rev. D47 (1993) 1420-1431 e-Print: gr-qc/9209014


(17) Quasilocal energy and conserved charges derived from the gravitational action.
J.David Brown, James W. York, Jr. (North Carolina U.)
Published in Phys.Rev. D47 (1993) 1407-1419 e-Print: gr-qc/9209012


(16) Quasilocal energy in general relativity.
J.David Brown, James W. York, Jr. (North Carolina U.)
Published in Mathematical Aspects of Classical Field Theory, edited by M.J. Gotay, J.E. Marsden, and V.E. Moncrief (American Mathematical Society, Providence, 1992) 129-142


(15) Complex Kerr-Newman geometry and black hole thermodynamics.
J.David Brown, Erik A. Martinez, James W. York, Jr. (North Carolina U.)
Published in Phys.Rev.Lett. 66 (1991) 2281-2284


(14) Rotating black holes, complex geometry, and thermodynamics.
J.David Brown, Erik A. Martinez, James W. York, Jr. (North Carolina U.)
Published in Annals N.Y.Acad.Sci. 631 (1991) 225-234


(13) Charged black hole in a grand canonical ensemble.
Harry W. Braden, J.David Brown, Bernard F. Whiting, James W. York, Jr. (North Carolina U.)
Published in Phys.Rev. D42 (1990) 3376-3385


(12) Lorentzian Path Integral For Minisuperspace Cosmology.
J.David Brown, Erik A. Martinez (North Carolina U.)
Published in Phys.Rev. D42 (1990) 1931-1943


(11) Thermodynamic Ensembles And Gravitation.
J.David Brown, G.L. Comer, E.A. Martinez, J. Melmed, Bernard F. Whiting, James W. York, Jr. (North Carolina U.)
Published in Class.Quant.Grav. 7 (1990) 1433-1444


(10) Tunneling In Perfect Fluid (minisuperspace) Quantum Cosmology.
J.David Brown (North Carolina U.)
Published in Phys.Rev. D41 (1990) 1125


(9) Jacobi's Action And The Recovery Of Time In General Relativity.
J.David Brown, James W. York, Jr. (North Carolina U.)
Published in Phys.Rev. D40 (1989) 3312-3318


(8) Scalar Field Wormholes.
J.David Brown, C.P. Burgess, A. Kshirsagar, Bernard F. Whiting, James W. York, Jr. (McGill U. & North Carolina U.)
Published in Nucl.Phys. B328 (1989) 213


(7) Neutralization of the Cosmological Constant by Membrane Creation.
J.David Brown, C. Teitelboim (Vienna U. & Texas U. & CECS, Valdivia)
Published in Nucl.Phys. B297 (1988) 787-836


(6) Dynamical Neutralization Of The Cosmological Constant.
J.David Brown, C. Teitelboim (Vienna U. & Texas U. & CECS, Valdivia)
Published in Phys.Lett. B195 (1987) 177-182


(5) Central Charges in the Canonical Realization of Asymptotic Symmetries: An Example from Three-Dimensional Gravity.
J.David Brown, M. Henneaux (Texas U.)
Published in Commun.Math.Phys. 104 (1986) 207-226


(4) On The Poisson Brackets Of Differentiable Generators In Classical Field Theory.
J.David Brown (Texas U.), M. Henneaux (Brussels U. & Chile U., Santiago)
Published in J.Math.Phys. 27 (1986) 489-491


(3) Black Holes In Two Space-time Dimensions.
J.David Brown, M. Henneaux, C. Teitelboim (Texas U. & CECS, Valdivia)
Published in Phys.Rev. D33 (1986) 319-323


(2) LOWEST ORDER g-2 OF W+- BOSONS.
K.O. Mikaelian, M.A. Samuel, J.David Brown (Oklahoma State U.)
Published in Lett.Nuovo Cim. 27 (1980) 211


(1) The effect of radiation on the OH- infrared absorption of quartz cristals.
W.A. Sibley, J.J. Martin, M.C. Wintersgill, and D. Brown.
Published in J. Appl. Phys.  50 (1979) 5449--5452



BOOKS:  (skip to articles, commentaries)

(2) Proceedings of the Cornelius Lanczos International Centenary Conference.
Edited by J.D. Brown, M.T. Chu, D.C. Ellison, and R.J. Plemmons
(SIAM, Philadelphia, 1994)


(1) Lower Dimensional Gravity.
J.David Brown (Texas U.)
Published in SINGAPORE, SINGAPORE: WORLD SCIENTIFIC (1988) 152p



COMMENTARIES: (skip to articles, books)

(2) Commentary on Lanczos's `Surface Distribution  of Matter in Einstein's Theory of Gravitation'
Published in  Cornelius  Lanczos Collected Published Papers with Commentaries, volume II, W.R. Davis, general editor;   M.T. Chu, P. Dolan, J.R. McConnell, L.K. Norris, E. Ortiz,  R.J. Plemmons, D. Ridgeway,  B.K.P. Scaife, W.J. Stewart, J.W. York, editors;  W.O. Doggett, B.M. Gellai, A.A. Gsponer,  associate editors; C.A. Prioli, consulting editor  (North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, 1998) 264-265. 

(1) Commentary on Lanczos's `Remark on the de  Sitter Universe'
Published in  Cornelius  Lanczos Collected Published Papers with Commentaries, volume I, W.R. Davis, general editor;   M.T. Chu, P. Dolan, J.R. McConnell, L.K. Norris, E. Ortiz,  R.J. Plemmons, D. Ridgeway,  B.K.P. Scaife, W.J. Stewart, J.W. York, editors;  W.O. Doggett, B.M. Gellai, A.A. Gsponer,  associate editors; C.A. Prioli, consulting editor  (North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, 1998) 2-41.