Dark Energy by Miao Li, Xiao-Dong Li, Shuang Wang, Yi Wang

By Miao Li, Xiao-Dong Li, Shuang Wang, Yi Wang

This publication introduces the present country of analysis on darkish power. It contains 3 elements. the 1st half is for initial wisdom, together with normal relativity, sleek cosmology, and so on. the second one half experiences significant theoretical rules and types of darkish power. The 3rd half experiences a few observational and numerical works. the purpose of this ebook is to supply a enough point of knowing of darkish power difficulties, in order that the reader can either get acquainted with this region speedy and likewise be ready to take on the clinical literature in this topic. will probably be helpful for graduate scholars and researchers who're drawn to darkish power.

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20) Weinberg proposed to use one of the dynamical variables buried in hij or φ to replace the role of time. There are infinitely many solutions to the Wheeler–DeWitt equation, if we assume this equation be well-defined. 22) where SE (φ) is the Euclidean action of the matter fields φ. Since the path integral is determined by the value of boundary metric hij and φ on Σ, there are no additional boundary conditions. This is called by Hartle and Hawking the no-boundary proposal of the wave function of the universe.

Penrose, Battelle Rencontres, ed. C. DeWitt and J. A. Wheeler (Benjamin, New York, 1968). [22] J. B. Hartle and S. W. Hawking, Phys. Rev. D 28 (1983) 1960. [23] S. W. Hawking, Phys. Lett. B 134 (1984) 403. [24] T. Banks, Nucl. Phys. B 249 (1985) 332. [25] S. R. Coleman, Nucl. Phys. B 310 (1988) 643. page 42 July 31, 2014 14:55 BC: 9293 – Dark Energy chap6 6 Symmetry We have briefly reviewed Weinberg’s classification, now we turn to more recent ideas and models about dark energy. We start from symmetry.

Sahni, A. Krasinski, and Y. B. Zel’dovich, Sov. Phys. Usp. 11 (1968) 381. S. Weinberg, Phys. Rev. Lett. 59 (1987) 2607. R. Bousso and J. Polchinski, JHEP 0006 (2000) 006. L. Susskind, arXiv:hep-th/0302219. A. , arXiv:astro-ph/0609591. page 31 July 30, 2014 9:58 BC: 9293 – Dark Energy chap5 5 Weinberg’s Classification As mentioned, before the accelerating expansion of the universe was observed, theorists have already been worrying about the cosmological constant. In this chapter, we will briefly review Weinberg’s classification of ideas about the cosmological constant problem [1], before the discovery of dark energy.

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