It is suggested that the magnetic monopoles predicted by grand unified theories would not be produced in significant numbers if electromagnetic gauge invariance is spontaneously broken when the temperature T is greater than Tc1 TeV. A model possessing this behavior is displayed and the cosmological implications are discussed.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Physical review letters|
|State||Published - 1980|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Physics and Astronomy(all)