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Holographic renormalization in teleparallel gravity

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Author(s):
Krssak, Martin
Total Authors: 1
Document type: Journal article
Source: EUROPEAN PHYSICAL JOURNAL C; v. 77, n. 1 JAN 24 2017.
Web of Science Citations: 15
Abstract

We consider the problem of IR divergences of the action in the covariant formulation of teleparallel gravity in asymptotically Minkowski spacetimes. We show that divergences are caused by inertial effects and can be removed by adding an appropriate surface term, leading to the renormalized action. This process can be viewed as a teleparallel analog of holographic renormalization. Moreover, we explore the variational problem in teleparallel gravity and explain how the variation with respect to the spin connection should be performed. (AU)

FAPESP's process: 13/10585-6 - Holography from the viewpoint of teleparallel gravity
Grantee:Martin Krssak
Support type: Scholarships in Brazil - Post-Doctorate