The Singularity Problem in Brane Cosmology
AbstractWe review results about the development and asymptotic nature of singularities in “brane–bulk” systems. These arise for warped metrics obeying the five-dimensional Einstein equations with fluid-like sources, and including a brane four-metric that is either Minkowski, de Sitter, or Anti-de Sitter. We characterize all singular Minkowski brane solutions, and look for regular solutions with nonzero curvature. We briefly comment on matching solutions, energy conditions, and finite Planck mass criteria for admissibility, and we briefly discuss the connection of these results to ambient theory. View Full-Text
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Antoniadis, I.; Cotsakis, S. The Singularity Problem in Brane Cosmology. Universe 2017, 3, 15.
Antoniadis I, Cotsakis S. The Singularity Problem in Brane Cosmology. Universe. 2017; 3(1):15.Chicago/Turabian Style
Antoniadis, Ignatios; Cotsakis, Spiros. 2017. "The Singularity Problem in Brane Cosmology." Universe 3, no. 1: 15.
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