Series:

The London Relativity and Cosmology Seminar

Speaker:

Juliane Behrend (Utrect)

Date:

December 12th, 2012 at 16:30

Room:

Maths 103

Abstract:

In this talk I will show that the construction of a macroscopic theory of gravity for a corpuscular medium along the lines of classical electromagnetism naturally leads to an Einstein-Cartan theory. This theory is assumed to describe the universe on large scales.