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Explaining Holographic Dark Energy
AbstractThe possible holographic origin of dark energy is investigated. The main existing explanations, namely the UV/IR connection argument of Cohen et al., Thomas’ bulk holography argument, and Ng’s spacetime foam argument, are shown to be not wholly satisfactory. A new explanation is then proposed based on the ideas of Thomas and Ng. It is suggested that dark energy originates from the quantum fluctuations of spacetime limited by the event horizon of the universe. Several potential problems of the explanation are also discussed.
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Gao, S. Explaining Holographic Dark Energy. Galaxies 2013, 1, 180-191.View more citation formats
Gao S. Explaining Holographic Dark Energy. Galaxies. 2013; 1(3):180-191.Chicago/Turabian Style
Gao, Shan. 2013. "Explaining Holographic Dark Energy." Galaxies 1, no. 3: 180-191.