The catastrophe theory, Petrov’s algebraic classification and gravitational phase transitions

  • A. M. BaranovEmail author


A close relationship is demonstrated between the catastrophe theory, Petrov’s algebraic classification of the gravitational fields and the theory of phase transitions.


Catastrophe Theory Cusp Point Cusp Catastrophe Degenerate Point Algebraic Type 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Dep. of Theoretical PhysicsSiberian Federal UniversityKrasnoyarskRussia

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