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Author Hubeny, Veronika E. ♦ Rangamani, Mukund
Source arXiv.org
Content type Text
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Date of Submission 2002-10-24
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Natural sciences & mathematics ♦ Physics
Subject Keyword High Energy Physics - Theory ♦ General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology ♦ physics:gr-qc ♦ physics:hep-th
Abstract We argue that pp-wave backgrounds can not admit event horizons. We also comment on pp-wave generalizations which would admit horizons and show that there exists a black string solution which asymptotes to a five dimensional plane wave background.
Description Reference: JHEP 0211:021,2002
Educational Use Research
Learning Resource Type Article
Page Count 19


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