publication . Conference object . Article . Preprint . 1994

Quantum mechanics of black holes

Edward Witten;
Open Access
  • Published: 15 Dec 1994
Comment: 52 pages (harvmac l mode); also uses tables.tex
Persistent Identifiers
arXiv: High Energy Physics::TheoryPhysics::Physics EducationAstrophysics::High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena
free text keywords: Multidisciplinary, High Energy Physics - Theory, General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology, Fuzzball, Micro black hole, Classical mechanics, Black hole thermodynamics, Sonic black hole, Black hole, Physics, Magnetospheric eternally collapsing object, Quantum mechanics, Hawking radiation, White hole
Funded by
NSF| Presidential Young Investigator Award: Theoretical Physics
  • Funder: National Science Foundation (NSF)
  • Project Code: 9157463
  • Funding stream: Directorate for Mathematical & Physical Sciences | Division of Physics
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