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Published: 23 May 2013

734 Pages | 27 b/w line drawings, 2 b/w halftones, and 1 colour halftone


ISBN: 9780199680290

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On the Topology and Future Stability of the Universe

Hans Ringström

Oxford Mathematical Monographs

  • Provides a proof of future stability of models of the universe consistent with observations
  • Contains a discussion of the restrictions imposed by observations on the global shape of the universe
  • Introduction to collisionless matter
  • A general description of the results in the area, relevant to mathematicians as well as physicists with a knowledge of general relativity
  • Contains a complete proof of future global existence in the spatially homogeneous case