# Classical properties of non-local, ghost- and singularity-free gravity

@article{Buoninfante2018ClassicalPO, title={Classical properties of non-local, ghost- and singularity-free gravity}, author={Luca Buoninfante and Alexey S. Koshelev and Gaetano Lambiase and Anupam Mazumdar}, journal={Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics}, year={2018} }

In this paper we will show all the linearized curvature tensors in the infinite derivative ghost and singularity free theory of gravity in the static limit. We have found that in the region of non-locality, in the ultraviolet regime (at short distance from the source), the Ricci tensor and the Ricci scalar are not vanishing, meaning that we do not have a vacuum solution anymore due to the smearing of the source induced by the presence of non-local gravitational interactions. It also follows…

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