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|Type:||Artigo de periódico|
|Title:||Screening vector field modifications of general relativity|
|Abstract:||A screening mechanism for conformal vector-tensor modifications of general relativity is proposed. The conformal factor depends on the norm of the vector field and makes the field to vanish in high dense regions, whereas drives it to a non-null value in low density environments. Such process occurs due to a spontaneous symmetry breaking mechanism and gives rise to both the screening of fifth forces as well as Lorentz violations. The cosmology and local constraints are also computed. (C) 2013 Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.|
|Editor:||Elsevier Science Bv|
|Citation:||Physics Letters B. Elsevier Science Bv, v. 725, n. 41763, n. 212, n. 217, 2013.|
|Appears in Collections:||Unicamp - Artigos e Outros Documentos|
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