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Title: AdS waves as exact solutions to quadratic gravity

Abstract

We give an exact solution of the quadratic gravity in D dimensions. The solution is a plane-fronted wave metric with a cosmological constant. This metric solves not only the full quadratic gravity field equations but also the linearized ones which include the linearized equations of the recently found critical gravity. A subset of the solutions change the asymptotic structure of the anti-de Sitter space due to their logarithmic behavior.

Authors:
; ;  [1];  [2]
  1. Department of Physics, Middle East Technical University, 06531 Ankara (Turkey)
  2. Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Sciences Bilkent University, 06800 Ankara (Turkey)
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
21541481
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: Physical Review. D, Particles Fields; Journal Volume: 83; Journal Issue: 8; Other Information: DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevD.83.084015; (c) 2011 American Institute of Physics
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
72 PHYSICS OF ELEMENTARY PARTICLES AND FIELDS; ANTI DE SITTER SPACE; ASYMPTOTIC SOLUTIONS; COSMOLOGICAL CONSTANT; EXACT SOLUTIONS; FIELD EQUATIONS; GRAVITATION; METRICS; EQUATIONS; MATHEMATICAL SOLUTIONS; MATHEMATICAL SPACE; SPACE

Citation Formats

Guellue, Ibrahim, Sisman, Tahsin Cagri, Tekin, Bayram, and Guerses, Metin. AdS waves as exact solutions to quadratic gravity. United States: N. p., 2011. Web. doi:10.1103/PHYSREVD.83.084015.
Guellue, Ibrahim, Sisman, Tahsin Cagri, Tekin, Bayram, & Guerses, Metin. AdS waves as exact solutions to quadratic gravity. United States. doi:10.1103/PHYSREVD.83.084015.
Guellue, Ibrahim, Sisman, Tahsin Cagri, Tekin, Bayram, and Guerses, Metin. 2011. "AdS waves as exact solutions to quadratic gravity". United States. doi:10.1103/PHYSREVD.83.084015.
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abstractNote = {We give an exact solution of the quadratic gravity in D dimensions. The solution is a plane-fronted wave metric with a cosmological constant. This metric solves not only the full quadratic gravity field equations but also the linearized ones which include the linearized equations of the recently found critical gravity. A subset of the solutions change the asymptotic structure of the anti-de Sitter space due to their logarithmic behavior.},
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journal = {Physical Review. D, Particles Fields},
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