• Spherically symmetric inhomogeneous dust collapse in higher dimensional space-time and cosmic censorship hypothesis

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      Higher dimensional space-time; naked singularity; cosmic censorship

    • Abstract


      We consider a collapsing spherically symmetric inhomogeneous dust cloud in higher dimensional space-time. We show that the central singularity of collapse can be a strong curvature or a weak curvature naked singularity depending on the initial density distribution.

    • Author Affiliations


      KD Patil1 2 SH Ghate1 RV Saraykar1

      1. Department of Mathematics, Nagpur University Campus, Nagpur - 440 010, India
      2. B.D. College of Engineering, Sewagram, Wardha, India
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  • Pramana – Journal of Physics | News

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