Spatially compact space-times that shrink
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A criterion is given under which essential singularities occur in any space-time having compact spacelike slices whose size (measured by a parallelly propagated frame) shrinks to zero, and where there is a timelike congruence with incomplete curves.
KeywordsDifferential Geometry Essential Singularity Spacelike Slice Timelike Congruence Incomplete Curf
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