General Relativity and Gravitation

, Volume 39, Issue 2, pp 153–166 | Cite as

Asymptotic singular behaviour of inhomogeneous cosmologies in Einstein-Maxwell-dilaton-axion theory

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Abstract

We present the study of exact inhomogeneous cosmological solutions to a four-dimensional low energy limit of string theory containing non-minimal interacting electromagnetic, dilaton and axion fields. We focus at Einstein-Rosen solutions of Einstein-Maxwell-dilaton-axion equations. Several cases are analyzed and some of them have asymptotically velocity-term dominated (AVTD) singularities.

Keywords

Cosmological Model Strong Energy Condition Raychaudhuri Equation String Cosmology Cosmological Singularity 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department de FísicaCinvestav-IPND.F. MéxicoMexico

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