Optimal time travel in the Godel universe

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Natario, Jose;
  • Identifiers: doi: 10.1007/s10714-011-1308-1
  • Subject: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology | Mathematics - Optimization and Control | 83C10, 49N90, 49N25
    arxiv: Physics::History of Physics

Using the theory of optimal rocket trajectories in general relativity, recently developed in arXiv:1105.5235, we present a candidate for the minimum total integrated acceleration closed timelike curve in the Godel universe, and give evidence for its minimality. The tota... View more
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