Term: | Cosmological constant |

Definition: |
A term introduced by Einstein into his gravitational field equations in order to allow a solution corresponding to a static Universe. The cosmological constant is physically interpreted as due to the vacuum energy of quantized fields. |

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Term: | Cosmological constant |

Definition: |
A term introduced by Einstein into his gravitational field equations in order to allow a solution corresponding to a static Universe. The cosmological constant is physically interpreted as due to the vacuum energy of quantized fields. |

Created 2023.04.16

Last Modified 2023.04.16

Contributed by Ryan
McGranaghan

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Term: | Cosmological constant |

Definition: |
A term introduced by Einstein into his gravitational field equations in order to allow a solution corresponding to a static Universe. The cosmological constant is physically interpreted as due to the vacuum energy of quantized fields. |

Created 2023.04.16

Last Modified 2023.04.16

Contributed by Ryan
McGranaghan

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https://n2t.net/ark:/99152/h24521