Stability aspects of wormholes in R 2 gravity

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

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We study radial perturbations of a wormhole in R2-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)
Article number1750117
JournalInternational Journal of Modern Physics D
Issue number10
StatePublished - Sep 1 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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