Isotropic Singularities in Shear-free Perfect Fluid Cosmologies

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2000

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Ericksson, G
Scott, Susan M

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Kluwer Academic Publishers

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We investigate barotropic perfect fluid cosmologies which admit an isotropic singularity. From the General Vorticity Result of Scott, it is known that these cosmologies must be irrotational. In this paper we prove, using two different methods, that if we

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Keywords: Cosmology; Shear-free barotropic perfect fluid

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General Relativity and Gravitation

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Journal article

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