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Birkhoff for Lovelock redux

Deser, S. and Franklin, J. (2005) Birkhoff for Lovelock redux. Classical and Quantum Gravity, 22 (16). L103-L106. ISSN 0264-9381. doi:10.1088/0264-9381/22/16/L03.

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We show succinctly that all metric theories with second order field equations obey Birkhoff's theorem: their spherically symmetric solutions are static.

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Additional Information:© 2005 IOP Publishing Ltd. Received 2 June 2005. Published 26 July 2005. We thank B Tekin for a discussion. This work was supported by NSF grant PHY-04-01667.
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Issue or Number:16
Classification Code:PACS numbers: 04.20.−q, 04.20.Ex, 04.20.Jb
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Official Citation:S Deser and J Franklin 2005 Class. Quantum Grav. 22 L103
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