The temperature anisotropy of the cosmic microwave background may be partially the imprint left by gravitational waves. Measuring the gravitational wave component and spectral shape of the anisotropy is a critical test of inflationary cosmology and theories of large-scale structure formation.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||6|
|Journal||General Relativity and Gravitation|
|State||Published - Nov 1993|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous)