A Null Test of the Cosmological Constant

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Abstract

We provide a consistency relation between cosmological observables in general relativity with the cosmological constant. Breaking of this relation at any redshift would imply the breakdown of the hypothesis of the cosmological constant as an explanation of the current acceleration of the universe.

Journal

  • Progress of Theoretical Physics

    Progress of Theoretical Physics 118(4), 815-819, 2007-10-25

    Published for the Yukawa Institute for Theoretical Physics and the Physical Society of Japan

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Codes

  • NII Article ID (NAID)
    110006437316
  • NII NACSIS-CAT ID (NCID)
    AA00791455
  • Text Lang
    ENG
  • Article Type
    SHO
  • ISSN
    0033068X
  • NDL Article ID
    9304058
  • NDL Source Classification
    ZM35(科学技術--物理学)
  • NDL Call No.
    Z53-A468
  • Data Source
    CJP  NDL  NII-ELS 
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