V O L . 1 3 , D O C . 3 8 2 a C A L C U L A T I O N S 9
AD. [120 392]. Calculations written on a folded sheet of paper. The first page is written underneath
letterhead “S.S. Kitano Maru”; the second and third pages are on the verso of the sheet; the last page
is written upside down with respect to the first page on the recto. Incorrect page numbers at the bottom
of pages 2, 3, and 4 in an unknown hand have been omitted.
[1]Dated by the fact that it was written on “Kitano Maru” stationery. Einstein was on board the SS
Kitano Maru from 7 October to 17 November 1922 while on his trip from Marseille to Japan.
[2]The calculations on this page bear some similarities to the calculations on [p. 51] at the back of
Einstein’s Travel Diary to Japan, Palestine, and Spain (see Vol. 13, Doc. 418, p. 672).
Riκlm κ ϕiκϕlm λ( gilgκm gimgκl)] + [ –=

0
ging
dAi RiκlmAκflm
=
gαiRiκlm
soll antisymm. sein
dAμ
δσ
μAσdλ
=
dAμ

--------- δσ
μAσ
=
d
gμνAμAν)
( 0 =
gμνAμdAν
0 =
gμνAμδσ ν 0 =
Es soll gμν ex. sodass gμνδσν gσνδμν –=
Δ ϕiκϕlm ϕilϕmκ ϕlmϕκi + + =
Rim κ mϕim (ϕi –=
Rim κ ϕi mϕim λ( gim 4gim)] + [ –=
κ ϕi mϕim 3gimλ) ( –=
gilgκm gimgκl
gimglκ ginglm
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