Is the age problem resolved?

Abstract

The cosmological, astrophysical, and nucleocosmochronological methods for estimating the age of the universe and the corresponding uncertainties are comparatively studied in the present paper. We are led to the conclusion that the new measurements of cosmological parameters, and the recent estimates of the age of globular clusters have led to the gradual disappearance of the age problem from the arena of modern cosmology.

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Navabi, A.A., Riazi, N. Is the age problem resolved?. J. Astrophys. Astr. 24, 3–10 (2003). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF03012187

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Key words

  • Cosmology: age of the universe
  • cosmological parameters