The Geometry of Doubly-Coupled Bigravity

  • Adam Ross SolomonEmail author
Part of the Springer Theses book series (Springer Theses)


The existence of a consistent bimetric theory raises an intriguing question: which is the physical metric? In Chaps.  3 and  4 we chose to couple only one of the two metric, \(g_{\mu \textit{v}}\), directly to matter, while the other dynamical metric, \(f_{\mu \textit{v}}\), only interacts with matter fields indirectly through its interactions with \(g_{\mu \nu }\).


Line Element Point Particle Matter Field Geodesic Equation Null Geodesic 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Center for Particle CosmologyUniversity of PennsylvaniaPhiladelphiaUSA

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