TRACKING DOWN DARK ENERGY

TRACKING DOWN DARK ENERGY

TRACKING DOWN DARK ENERGY Dr. B G Sidharth had reintroduced Dark Energy, in 1997, after it was dumped much earlier. His model for the universe was one of acceleration rather than retardation as was previously believed. This bold prediction was confirmed the very next...
TRACKING DOWN DARK ENERGY

MANY UNIVERSES !

In the 1970s Dr. B G Sidharth proposed that there was a universe and an anti universe defined by each point. Time would go one way for one universe and the opposite way for the other. Some of the difficulties of such an idea were that how could a metric in spacetime...
THE SECRET MYSTERY OF THE QUANTUM WORLD

THE SECRET MYSTERY OF THE QUANTUM WORLD

Quantum Mechanics has been a very counter intuitive, one might say even counter common sense topic. Even Albert Einstein could not get to accept it wholeheartedly and wrote papers exploring why it is wrong or incomplete as he put it. The work of Dr. B G Sidharth,...
Dark Energy Again

Dark Energy Again

Astronomers are trying to track down dark energy but this time the focus is more on unraveling the nature of dark energy. This is still a major conundrum in the cosmos. Till 1997 the model of cosmology was that of what was called the standard big bang model namely the...
Research work on Physics and Cosmology – Birla

Research work on Physics and Cosmology – Birla

B G Sidharth of the Centre had created a toy model of glacier retreat across the world. According to this mathematical model the usual diffusion model of heat is modified with a factor α being factored into the diffusion constant. So if α=1 it is the usual diffusion...