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Durham University

Department of Mathematical Sciences

Academic Staff

Publication details for Ruth Gregory

Gregory, R. & Harvey, J. A. (2003). Spacetime decay of cones at strong coupling. Classical and Quantum Gravity 20(19): L231-L237.

Author(s) from Durham

Abstract

We study time-dependent solutions in dilaton gravity which correspond to the decay of conical spacetimes. In string theory this can be interpreted as a strong coupling limit of the decay of a non-supersymmetric orbifold spacetime with localized tachyons.

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