PhilSci Archive

On the Existence of 'Time Machines' in General Relativity

Manchak, John (2009) On the Existence of 'Time Machines' in General Relativity. In: UNSPECIFIED.


Download (132kB)


Within the context of general relativity, we consider one definition of a 'time machine' proposed by Earman, Smeenk, and Wuthrich (2009). They conjecture that, under under their definition, the class of time machine spacetimes is not empty. Here, we prove this conjecture.

Export/Citation: EndNote | BibTeX | Dublin Core | ASCII/Text Citation (Chicago) | HTML Citation | OpenURL
Social Networking:
Share |

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (UNSPECIFIED)
Manchak, John
Keywords: Time Machine, Time Travel
Subjects: Specific Sciences > Physics
Depositing User: John Byron Manchak
Date Deposited: 11 Mar 2009
Last Modified: 07 Oct 2010 15:17
Item ID: 4507

Monthly Views for the past 3 years

Monthly Downloads for the past 3 years

Plum Analytics

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item