Astrophysics and Space Science

, Volume 227, Issue 1–2, pp 13–24 | Cite as

The redshift revisited

  • A. K. T. Assis
  • M. C. D. Neves


We analyse the history of modern cosmology based on the redshift phenomenon and on the cosmic background radiation (CBR). We show the models of different authors for the interpretation of the redshift and how the tired light models predicted the correct value of 2.7 K temperature previous to Gamow and collaborators.

Key words

Cosmology Cosmological Redshift History of Cosmology Cosmic Background Radiation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. K. T. Assis
    • 1
  • M. C. D. Neves
    • 2
  1. 1.Instituto de Física ‘Gleb Wataghin’Universidade Estadual de Campinas, UnicampCampinas, São PauloBrasil
  2. 2.Physics DepartmentState University of MaringáMaringáPR, Brazil

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