The quadratic symmetric teleparallel gravity in two dimensionsM. Adak1 and T. Dereli2
1 Department of Physics, Pamukkale University - 20017 Denizli, Turkey
2 Department of Physics, Koç University - 34450 Sariyer-Istanbul, Turkey
received 25 February 2008; accepted in final form 11 March 2008; published May 2008
published online 17 April 2008
A 2D symmetric teleparallel gravity model is given by a generic 4-parameter action that is quadratic in the non-metricity tensor. Variational field equations are derived. A class of conformally flat solutions are found. We also give static or cosmological solutions that need not be in this class.
04.50.Kd - Modified theories of gravity.
11.10.Kk - Field theories in dimensions other than four.
04.60.Kz - Lower dimensional models; minisuperspace models.
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