Jul 20 – 24, 2015
Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies
Europe/Berlin timezone

Black holes and causal structure with Lorentz violations

Jul 20, 2015, 2:20 PM
20m
Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies

Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies

Goethe-Universität FrankfurtCampus Riedberg Ruth-Moufang-Straße 1 60438 Frankfurt am Main GERMANY

Speaker

Mr Mattia Colombo (University of Nottingham)

Description

When Lorentz symmetry is broken, defining the concept of Black Hole becomes highly non-trivial. In this talk I wish to discuss the problems related to such definition and introduce a way to define the causal structure and horizons for a manifold with a preferred foliation.

Primary authors

Dr Jishnu Bhattacharyya (University of Nottingham) Mr Mattia Colombo (University of Nottingham) Dr Thomas Sotiriou (University of Nottingham)

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