Communications in Mathematical Physics

, Volume 41, Issue 1, pp 55–64

A class of inhomogeneous cosmological models

  • P. Szekeres

DOI: 10.1007/BF01608547

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Szekeres, P. Commun.Math. Phys. (1975) 41: 55. doi:10.1007/BF01608547


All solutions of Einstein's field equations representing irrotational dust and possessing a metric of the formds2=dt2edr2e(dy2+dz2) are found. The new metrics generalize the earlier Bondi-Tolman, Eardley-Liang-Sachs, and Kantowski-Sachs cosmological models.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Szekeres
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Mathematical PhysicsUniversity of AdelaideAdelaideAustralia