A trace of inflation in the local behavior of cosmological constant

  title={A trace of inflation in the local behavior of cosmological constant},
  author={Elmo Benedetto and Antonio Feoli and Liberato Pizza},
  journal={Astrophysics and Space Science},
Assuming the existence of a cosmological constant depending on time, we study the evolution of this field in a local region of spacetime. Solving the standard equations of Einstein Relativity in the weak field approximation we find two asymptotes in the behavior of the cosmological constant. Their meaning is the existence of an inflationary era both in the far past and in the future. A trace of the initial acceleration of the Universe can be found also in the local behavior of cosmological… 



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