Gravitation, Thermodynamics, and Quantum Theory

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Wald, Robert M.;
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1088/0264-9381/16/12A/309
  • Subject: High Energy Physics - Theory
    arxiv: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology | Astrophysics::High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena

During the past 30 years, research in general relativity has brought to light strong hints of a very deep and fundamental relationship between gravitation, thermodynamics, and quantum theory. The most striking indication of such a relationship comes from black hole ther... View more
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