Prog. Theor. Phys. Vol. 99 No. 2 (1998) pp. 293-303
Brans-Dicke Theory from M4 ×Z2 Geometry
Kobe International University, Kobe 655, Japan
*Department of Physics, Kwansei Gakuin University,
Nishinomiya 662, Japan
(Received October 7, 1997)
In the Brans-Dicke (BD) theory on M4×Z2 geometry
the geometrical meaning of the torsion is clarified. The BD theory with
an arbitrary BD parameter ω is derived by taking into account
a new isometry condition on this manifold.
DOI : 10.1143/PTP.99.293
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