Communications in Mathematical Physics

, Volume 4, Issue 2, pp 143–144 | Cite as

Non-existence of trouser-worlds

  • Wolfgang Kundt


Simple restrictions are derived on the global structure of normal hyperbolic Riemannian spaces. As a consequence, cosmological models of the trouser type are ruled out irrespective of field equations.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Wolfgang Kundt
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  1. 1.I. Institut für Theoretische Physik der Universität HamburgGermany

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