Chern-Simons modified gravity and closed timelike curves

  title={Chern-Simons modified gravity and closed timelike curves},
  author={P. J. Porf́ırio and J. B. Fonseca-Neto and J R Nascimento and Albert Petrov and Jason Ricardo and A. F. Santos},
  journal={Physical Review D},
We verify the consistency of the Godel-type solutions within the four-dimensional Chern-Simons modified gravity with the non-dynamical Chern-Simons coefficient, for different forms of matter including dust, fluid, scalar field and electromagnetic field, and the related causality issues. Unlike the general relativity, the vacuum solution turns out to be possible in our theory. Another essentially new result of our theory having no analogue in the general relativity consists in the existence of… 

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