Relativity and Cosmology


Tricritical Quantum Point and Inflationary Cosmology

Authors: Lawrence B. Crowell

The holographic protection due to inflationary cosmology is a consequence of a quantum tricritical point. In this scenario a closed spacetime solution transitions into an inflationary de Sitter spacetime. Saturation of the holographic entropy bound is prevented by the phase change in the topology of the early universe.

Comments: 11 Pages. This essay received an honorable mention in the 2012 Essay Competition of the Gravity. Also at

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