# Oliver Petersen: The ADM equations in general relativity

**Time: **
Tue 2022-12-06 10.15 - 11.15

**Location: **
3418, Lindstedtsvägen 25

**Language: **
English

**Participating: **
Oliver Petersen, KTH

The purpose of this talk is to review the ADM formulation of Einstein's equations in general relativity and discuss its relation to the following topics:

- Globally hyperbolic spacetimes.
- Mean curvature flow of spacelike hypersurfaces.
- Inverse mean curvature flow of spacelike hypersurfaces.
- Gravitational waves.