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“Time Travel” in Godel Spacetime: Why It Doesn’t Pay to Work Out All the Kinks

Manchak, John Byron (2007) “Time Travel” in Godel Spacetime: Why It Doesn’t Pay to Work Out All the Kinks. [Preprint]

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    Abstract

    Here we provide a proof that there exist closed timelike curves in Gödel spacetime with total acceleration less than 2π(9 + 6√3)^1/2. This answers a question posed by David Malament.


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    Item Type: Preprint
    Subjects: Specific Sciences > Physics > Relativity Theory
    Depositing User: John Byron Manchak
    Date Deposited: 30 Jun 2007
    Last Modified: 07 Oct 2010 11:15
    Item ID: 3403
    URI: http://philsci-archive.pitt.edu/id/eprint/3403

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