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International Journal of Theoretical Physics

, Volume 30, Issue 2, pp 235–238 | Cite as

Ricci recurrent space-times with torsion

  • L. C. Garcia de Andrade
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Abstract

A Ricci recurrent space-time with covariantly constant stress tensor is an Einstein space-time. We extend this result to Ricci recurrent space-times with torsion. The result is applied to the case of Riemann-Cartan space-times with spin density.

Keywords

Field Theory Elementary Particle Quantum Field Theory Stress Tensor Spin Density 
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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • L. C. Garcia de Andrade
    • 1
  1. 1.Center for Space Plasma and Aeronomic ResearchUniversity of Alabama in HuntsvilleHuntsville

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