Braneworld dynamics with the BRANECODE

  title={Braneworld dynamics with the BRANECODE},
  author={Johannes U. Martin and Gary N. Felder and Andrei V. Frolov and Marco Peloso and Lev Kofman},
  journal={Physical Review D},
We give a full nonlinear numerical treatment of time-dependent 5D braneworld geometry, which is determined self-consistently by potentials for the scalar field in the bulk and at two orbifold branes, supplemented by boundary conditions at the branes. We describe the BRANECODE, an algorithm which we designed to solve the dynamical equations numerically. We apply the BRANECODE to braneworld models and find several novel phenomena of the brane dynamics. Starting with static warped geometry with de… 

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