Berezin, V.; Dokuchaev, V.; Eroshenko, Y.; Smirnov, A. Quadratic Gravity, Double Layers and Non-Conservative Energy-Momentum Tensor. Preprints2020, 2020090363. https://doi.org/10.20944/preprints202009.0363.v1
Berezin, V., Dokuchaev, V., Eroshenko, Y., & Smirnov, A. (2020). Quadratic Gravity, Double Layers and Non-Conservative Energy-Momentum Tensor. Preprints. https://doi.org/10.20944/preprints202009.0363.v1
Berezin, V., Yury Eroshenko and Alexey Smirnov. 2020 "Quadratic Gravity, Double Layers and Non-Conservative Energy-Momentum Tensor" Preprints. https://doi.org/10.20944/preprints202009.0363.v1
In the present paper we investigate the conservative conditions in Quadratic Gravity. It is shown explicitly that the Bianchi identities lead to the conservative condition of the left-hand-side of the (gravitational) field equation. Therefore, the total energy-momentum tensor is conservative in the bulk (like in General Relativity). However, in Quadratic Gravity it is possible to have singular hupersurfaces separating the bulk regions with different behavior of the matter energy-momentum tensor or different vacua. They require special consideration. We derived the conservative conditions on such singular hypersurfaces and demonstrated the very possibility of the matter creation. In the remaining part of the paper we considered some applications illustrating the obtained results.
gravitation; General Relativity; quadratic gravity; black holes; cosmology
Physical Sciences, Mathematical Physics
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