Introduction to Black Hole Physics
This book is about black holes, one of the most intriguing objects of modern theoretical physics and astrophysics. For many years, black holes have been considered as interesting solutions of the Theory of General Relativity with a number of amusing mathematical properties. Now after the discovery of astrophysical black holes, the Einstein gravity has become an important tool for their study. This self-contained textbook combines physical, mathematical, and astrophysical aspects of black hole theory. Pedagogically presented, it contains 'standard' material on black holes as well as relatively new subjects such as the role of hidden symmetries in black hole physics, and black holes in spacetimes with large extra dimensions. The book will appeal to students and young scientists interested in the theory of black holes.
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2 Physics in a Uniformly Accelerated Frame
3 Riemannian Geometry
4 Particle Motion in Curved Spacetime
5 Einstein Equations
6 Spherically Symmetric Black Holes
7 Particles and Light Motion in Schwarzschild Spacetime
8 Rotating Black Holes
9 Classical and Quantum Fields near Black Holes
10 Black Holes and All That Jazz
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acceleration angle angular momentum astrophysical asymptotically flat binary boundary calculations circular orbit components condition conformal Consider constant coordinates corresponding curvature curved D-dimensional deﬁned Denote density Einstein equations emitted energy entropy equatorial plane Euclidean event horizon exist extra dimensions ﬁeld flat spacetime geometry gravitational field gravitational radius gravitational waves Green function Hawking higher-dimensional impact parameter infinity interaction Kerr metric Killing tensor Killing vector Killing–Yano tensor manifold mass matter metric Eq Minkowski spacetime neutron star Newtonian null ray obeys object observer obtained orthogonal particle photons problem propagation properties quantum region relation Eq result Rindler rotating black hole scalar Schwarzschild Schwarzschild metric solution space space-like spherically symmetric static static spacetime stationary stress-energy tensor supermassive black holes surface symmetry temperature theorem theory time-like topology trajectory transformation vacuum vanishes velocity wormhole