On the Relationship between the Geometry of Space-Time and Its Information Content

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ABSTRACT

We use an information-consistency or, equivalently, a thermodynamic equilibrium condition to derive Einstein’s equations, both in case of a gravitational and an electrostatic field. We thus show the equivalence of an information-theoretic and a thermodynamic viewpoint in the analysis of the geometry of space-time.

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Schlatter, A. (2015) On the Relationship between the Geometry of Space-Time and Its Information Content. Journal of Modern Physics, 6, 2184-2190. doi: 10.4236/jmp.2015.615221.

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