Research report 2005 - Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences

Quantum Gravity: No Experiments, but Mathematics

Fleischhack, Christian

Methoden der mathematischen Physik (Prof. Dr. Eberhard Zeidler)
MPI für Mathematik in den Naturwissenschaften, Leipzig

General relativity and quantum theory have not been merged into a consistent theory of quantum gravity yet. Unfortunately, to date, there are no experiments available that may disclose parts of the unified theory. Nevertheless, mathematics is already in a position to provide us with rigorous statements on how quantum gravity may look like.

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