A (Strictly) Contemporary Perspective on Trans-Planckian Censorship

@article{Schneider2022AC,
  title={A (Strictly) Contemporary Perspective on Trans-Planckian Censorship},
  author={Mike D. Schneider},
  journal={Foundations of Physics},
  year={2022}
}
I critically discuss a controversial ‘trans-Planckian censorship’ conjecture, which has recently been introduced to researchers working at the intersection of fundamental physics and cosmology. My focus explicitly avoids any appeals to contingent research within string theory (the socio-logical origins of the conjecture) or regarding the more general (quantum) gravitational ‘swampland’. Rather, I concern myself with the conjecture’s foundations in our current, well-trodden physics of quantized… 
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