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Quantization of black holes

Claus Kiefer

in Quantum Gravity: Third Edition

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199585205
eISBN:
9780191739378
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199585205.003.0007
Subject:
Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

This chapter considers one of the main applications of quantum gravity - the quantization of black holes. Attention is mostly restricted to the simplest case of Schwarzschild black holes. Central ... More


Black Holes Observed?

Harry Collins

in Gravity's Ghost and Big Dog: Scientific Discovery and Social Analysis in the Twenty-First Century

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780226052298
eISBN:
9780226052328
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226052328.003.0010
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

Could this signal if it is real, be said to be the first ever direct observation of a black hole?


Style, Expressivity, and Impressionistic Evaluation

Hannah Miodrag

in Comics and Language: Reimagining Critical Discourse on the Form

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617038044
eISBN:
9781621039556
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617038044.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, Comics Studies

Comics consists of four graphic threads: narrative breakdown, panel composition, page layout, and style. According to Robert C. Harvey, style is the “most illusive” and hardest to account for among ... More


Tristimania

Jay Griffiths

in Depression: Law and Ethics

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780198801900
eISBN:
9780191840456
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198801900.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Philosophy of Law

This chapter uses theBlack Hole as a metaphor for depression based on personal experience with the disease. Like a Black Hole, depression consumes and contorts time. Depression sucks an entire human ... More


Black-hole perturbation theory

Michele Maggiore

in Gravitational Waves: Volume 2: Astrophysics and Cosmology

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780198570899
eISBN:
9780191817182
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198570899.003.0003
Subject:
Physics, Particle Physics / Astrophysics / Cosmology

Perturbation theory over Schwarzschild black holes. Regge-Wheeler and Zerilli equations. Black hole quasi-normal modes. Perturbations of Kerr black-holes. Null tetrads and Newman-Penrose formalism. ... More


Gravitational Waves: Volume 2: Astrophysics and Cosmology

Michele Maggiore

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780198570899
eISBN:
9780191817182
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198570899.001.0001
Subject:
Physics, Particle Physics / Astrophysics / Cosmology

A comprehensive and detailed account of the physics of gravitational waves and their role in astrophysics and cosmology. The part on astrophysical sources of gravitational waves includes chapters on ... More


Supermassive black holes

Michele Maggiore

in Gravitational Waves: Volume 2: Astrophysics and Cosmology

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780198570899
eISBN:
9780191817182
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198570899.003.0007
Subject:
Physics, Particle Physics / Astrophysics / Cosmology

The supermassive BH at the center of our Galaxy. Formation and evolution of SMBH binaries. Perspective for detection with LISA. Extreme mass ratio inspirals (EMRIs). Computation of the EMRI’s ... More


GWs from compact binaries. Theory

Michele Maggiore

in Gravitational Waves: Volume 2: Astrophysics and Cosmology

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780198570899
eISBN:
9780191817182
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198570899.003.0005
Subject:
Physics, Particle Physics / Astrophysics / Cosmology

An introduction to recent analytic and numerical breakthroughs in the modelisation of the final phases of the coalescence of compact binaries. Effective one-body technique. Numerical relativity. ... More


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