A Primer to Relativistic MOND Theory

J.D.. Bekenstein, R.H. Sanders

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademic

290 Downloads (Pure)

Abstract

Abstract: We first review the nonrelativistic lagrangian theory as a framework for the MOND equation. Obstructions to a relativistic version of it are discussed leading up to TeVeS, a relativistic tensor-vector-scalar field theory which displays both MOND and Newtonian limits. The whys for its particular structure are discussed and its achievements so far are summarized.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages6
JournalPhysical Review D
Volume71
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 2005

Cite this