Stable, Thin Wall, Negative Mass Bubbles in de Sitter Space-Time

@article{Johnson2020StableTW,
title={Stable, Thin Wall, Negative Mass Bubbles in de Sitter Space-Time},
author={Matthew Camp Johnson and M. B. Paranjape and Antoine Savard and Natalia Tapia-Arellano},
journal={Quantum Theory and Symmetries},
year={2020}
}

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