Isotropic loop quantum cosmology

@article{Bojowald2002IsotropicLQ,
  title={Isotropic loop quantum cosmology},
  author={Martin Bojowald},
  journal={Classical and Quantum Gravity},
  year={2002},
  volume={19},
  pages={2717-2741}
}
  • M. Bojowald
  • Published 21 February 2002
  • Physics
  • Classical and Quantum Gravity
Isotropic models in loop quantum cosmology allow explicit calculations, thanks largely to a completely known volume spectrum, which is exploited in order to write down the evolution equation in a discrete internal time. Because of genuinely quantum geometrical effects, the classical singularity is absent in those models in the sense that the evolution does not break down there, contrary to the classical situation where spacetime is inextendible. This effect is generic and does not depend on… 

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