THE BIG BANG AS A PHASE TRANSITION

@article{Liko2003THEBB,
  title={THE BIG BANG AS A PHASE TRANSITION},
  author={Tom{\'a}{\vs} Liko and Paul S. Wesson},
  journal={International Journal of Modern Physics A},
  year={2003},
  volume={20},
  pages={2037-2045}
}
We study a five-dimensional cosmological model, which suggests that the universe began as a discontinuity in a scalar (Higgs-type) field, or alternatively as a conventional four-dimensional phase transition. 
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