Bianchi classification


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Bianchi classification

[bē′aŋ·kē ‚klas·ə·fə‚kā·shən]
(relativity)
A classification of possible types of spatially homogeneous space-times.
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a[not equal to]1] from the Bianchi classification of the real 3-dimensional Lie algebras [2].
By using the structure constants of the 3-dimensional Lie algebras in the Bianchi classification, Theorem 4.
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He discusses special and general relativity and the cosmological versions of both, properties of the gravitational field, particle production in five-dimensional cosmological relativity, properties of gravitational waves in an expanding universe, spiral galaxy rotation curves in the Brane world theory in five dimensions, testing cosmological general relativity against high redshift observations, homogeneous spaces and Bianchi classifications, and similar topics.