Astronomical bounds on a future Big Freeze singularity

  title={Astronomical bounds on a future Big Freeze singularity},
  author={Artyom V. Yurov and Artyom V. Astashenok and P. F. Gonz{\'a}lez-D{\'i}az},
  journal={Gravitation and Cosmology},
It was recently found that dark energy in the form of phantom generalized Chaplygin gas may lead to a new form of a cosmic doomsday, the Big Freeze singularity. Like the Big Rip singularity, the Big Freeze singularity would also take place at finite future cosmic time, but, unlike the Big Rip, it happens for a finite scale factor. Our goal is to test if a universe filled with phantom generalized Chaplygin gas can conform to the data of astronomical observations. We shall see that if the… 
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