Volume 769 2009

Physics of Black Holes

A Guided Tour

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ISBN: 978-3-540-88459-0 (Print) 978-3-540-88460-6 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XVI

  2. Black Holes and their Properties

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-48

      What Exactly is the Information Paradox?

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      Pages 49-87

      Classical Yang–Mills Black Hole Hair in Anti-de Sitter Space

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      Pages 89-123

      Black Hole Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics

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      Pages 125-175

      Colliding Black Holes and Gravitational Waves

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      Pages 177-208

      Numerical Simulations of Black Hole Formation

  3. Higher-Dimensional Black Holes

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 209-209

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      Pages 211-258

      Black Holes in Higher-Dimensional Gravity

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      Pages 259-298

      Braneworld Black Holes

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      Pages 299-346

      Higher Order Gravity Theories and Their Black Hole Solutions

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      Pages 347-386

      Gravitational Waves from Braneworld Black Holes

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      Pages 387-423

      Black Holes at the Large Hadron Collider

  4. Perturbations of Black Holes

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 425-425

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      Pages 427-470

      Perturbations and Stability of Higher-Dimensional Black Holes

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      Pages 471-508

      Analytic Calculation of Quasi-Normal Modes

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 509-511