Stability aspects of wormholes in R2 gravity

James B. Dent, Damien Easson, Thomas W. Kephart, Sara C. White

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We study radial perturbations of a wormhole in (Formula presented.)-gravity to determine regions of stability. We also investigate massive and massless particle orbits and tidal forces in this spacetime for a radially infalling observer.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalInternational Journal of Modern Physics D
Publication statusAccepted/In press - 2017



  • Modified theories of gravity
  • physics of black holes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Mathematical Physics
  • Astronomy and Astrophysics
  • Space and Planetary Science

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