The trousers problem revisited Public Deposited

http://ir.library.oregonstate.edu/concern/defaults/j9602133w

This is the publisher’s final pdf. The published article is copyrighted by the Indian Academy of Sciences and can be found at:  http://link.springer.com/journal/12043.

Descriptions

Attribute NameValues
Creator
Abstract or Summary
  • Anderson and DeWitt considered the quantization of a massless scalar field in a spacetime whose spacelike hypersurfaces change topology and concluded that the topology change gives rise to infinite particle and energy production. We show here that their calculations are insufficient and that their propagation rule is unphysical. However, our results using a more general propagation rule support their conclusion.
Resource Type
DOI
Date Available
Date Issued
Citation
  • Manogue, C. A., Copeland, E., & Dray, T. (1988). The trousers problem revisited. Pramana, 30(4), 279-292. doi:10.1007/BF02846737
Academic Affiliation
Series
Keyword
Rights Statement
Funding Statement (additional comments about funding)
Publisher
Peer Reviewed
Language
Replaces
Additional Information
  • description.provenance : Submitted by Erin Clark (erin.clark@oregonstate.edu) on 2014-11-05T22:49:54Z No. of bitstreams: 1 DrayTevianMathematicsTrousersProblemRevisited.pdf: 1423932 bytes, checksum: 2751054579fab5c0ae01a78f036974c0 (MD5)
  • description.provenance : Approved for entry into archive by Erin Clark(erin.clark@oregonstate.edu) on 2014-11-05T22:50:11Z (GMT) No. of bitstreams: 1 DrayTevianMathematicsTrousersProblemRevisited.pdf: 1423932 bytes, checksum: 2751054579fab5c0ae01a78f036974c0 (MD5)
  • description.provenance : Made available in DSpace on 2014-11-05T22:50:11Z (GMT). No. of bitstreams: 1 DrayTevianMathematicsTrousersProblemRevisited.pdf: 1423932 bytes, checksum: 2751054579fab5c0ae01a78f036974c0 (MD5) Previous issue date: 1988-04

Relationships

In Administrative Set:
Last modified: 07/08/2017

Downloadable Content

Download PDF
Citations:

EndNote | Zotero | Mendeley

Items