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Spinor algebra and null solutions of the wave equation

Mohammad Wehbe
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In this paper we exploit the ideas and formalisms of twistor theory, to show how, on Minkowski space, given a null solution of the wave equation, there are precisely two null directions in $\ker df$, at least one of which is a shear-free ray congruence.
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hal-00459986 , version 1 (26-02-2010)

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Mohammad Wehbe. Spinor algebra and null solutions of the wave equation. 2010. ⟨hal-00459986⟩
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