Volume 84, Number 2, October 2008
|Number of page(s)||5|
|Published online||08 October 2008|
A class of anisotropic five-dimensional solutions for the early universe
Department of Physics, University of Puerto Rico - P.O. Box 23343, San Juan, PR 00931, USA
2 Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Waterloo - Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3G1, Canada
Accepted: 8 September 2008
We solve the Ricci-flat equations of extended general relativity to obtain an interesting class of cosmological models. The solutions are analogous to the 4D ones of Bianchi type-I of Kasner type and have significant implications for astrophysics.
PACS: 04.50.-h – Higher dimensional gravity and other theories of gravity / 04.20.Cv – Fundamental problems and general formalism / 11.90.+t – Other topics in general theory of fields and particles
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