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Generalised hyperbolicity in singular space-times

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A new concept analogous to global hyperbolicity is introduced, based on test fields. This leads to a new distinction between regularity and singularity. Points in the spacetimes termed here `curve integrable' are regular in this new sense, and a plausibility argument is given suggesting that the result applies to shell-crossing singularities. If the assumptions behind this last argument are valid, this provides an alternative route to the assertion that such apparent singularities do not violate cosmic censorship.

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Clarke, C.J.S. (1998) Generalised hyperbolicity in singular space-times Classical and Quantum Gravity, 15, (4), pp. 975-984. (doi:10.1088/0264-9381/15/4/018).

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Published date: 1998

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Local EPrints ID: 29231
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/29231
ISSN: 0264-9381
PURE UUID: a6448554-10ae-47e0-a251-0f96992fb7c5

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Date deposited: 23 Feb 2007
Last modified: 17 Jul 2017 15:58

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Author: C.J.S. Clarke

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