Singularity resolution in loop quantum cosmology: A brief overview

Abhay Ashtekar

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A brief summary of loop quantum cosmology of homogeneous isotropic models is presented for non-experts with emphasis on the origin of and subtleties associated with the resolution of big bang and big crunch singularities. For further details, and a discussion of some frequently asked questions, the reader is directed to more comprehensive recent reviews.1

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number012003
JournalJournal of Physics: Conference Series
StatePublished - 2009

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Physics and Astronomy


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