On the de Vaucouleurs Density-Radius Relation and the Cellular Intermediate Large-Scale Structure of the Universe

  • Remo Ruffini
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The de Vaucouleurs mass density relation is interpreted in terms of a fractaland cellular structure of the Universe: the relation between this fractal and cellular structure and the usually adopted cosmological conditions of homogenity and isotropy, in three-dimensional space, are critically discussed.


Fractal Structure Hubble Constant Sierpinski Gasket Spatial Correlation Function Sample Radius 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Remo Ruffini
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  1. 1.International Center for Relativistic Astrophysics, Department of PhysicsUniversity of RomeItaly

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