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The optimal entropy bound and the self-energy of test objects in the vicinity of a black hole

Mayo, Avraham E.;
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  • Published: 03 May 1999
Abstract
Recently Bekenstein and Mayo conjectured an entropy bound for charged rotating objects. On the basis of the No-Hair principle for black holes, they speculate that this bound cannot be improved generically based on knowledge of other ``quantum numbers'', e.g. baryon number, which may be borne by the object. Here we take a first step in the proof of this conjecture. The proof make use of a gedanken experiment in which a massive object endowed with a scalar charge is lowered adiabatically towards a Schwarzschild's black hole and than dropped into the black hole from some proper distance above the horizon. Central to the proof is the intriguing fact that the self-en...
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arXiv: Astrophysics::High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena
free text keywords: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology
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