Variation of fundamental constants and white dwarfs

  title={Variation of fundamental constants and white dwarfs},
  author={Susana J. Landau},
  journal={Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union},
  pages={45 - 59}
  • S. Landau
  • Published 1 October 2019
  • Physics
  • Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union
Abstract Theories that attempt to unify the four fundamental interactions and alternative theories of gravity predict time and/or spatial variation of the fundamental constants of nature. Different versions of these theories predict different behaviours for these variations. As a consequence, experimental and observational bounds are an important tool to check the validity of such proposals. In this paper, we review constraints on the possible variation of the fundamental constants from… 
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