The upper bound of radiation energy in the Myers-Perry black hole collision

  • Bogeun GwakEmail author
  • Bum-Hoon Lee
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We have investigated the upper bound of the radiation energy in the head-on collision of two Myers-Perry black holes. Initially, the two black holes are far away from each other, and they become one black hole after the collision. We have obtained the upper bound of the radiation energy thermodynamically allowed in the process. The upper bound of the radiation energy is obtained in general dimensions. The radiation bound depends on the alignments of rotating axes for a given initial condition due to spin-spin interaction. We have found that the collision may not be occurred for a initially ultra-spinning black hole.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Center for Quantum SpacetimeSogang UniversitySeoulRepublic of Korea
  2. 2.Department of PhysicsSogang UniversitySeoulRepublic of Korea
  3. 3.Asia Pacific Center for Theoretical PhysicsPohangRepublic of Korea
  4. 4.Department of PhysicsPostechPohangRepublic of Korea

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