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Oct 23 – 27, 2023
Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics
America/Toronto timezone

Holographic Thermodynamics: C-ing a Black Hole

Oct 26, 2023, 10:10 AM
35m
PI/1-100 - Theatre (Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics)

PI/1-100 - Theatre

Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics

190

Speaker

Ruth Gregory

Description

One of the fascinating things about Black Hole Thermodynamics is how we often approach it in a very classical fashion, yet - if real - it is an intrinsically quantum phenomenon. I'll use the illustration of thermodynamics of an accelerating black hole to highlight some of these issues, and I'd like to raise questions on how we derive the First Law, and how unique this derivation is.

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