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Black Hole Information and Thermodynamics – Overview

Lecturer

About the lecture

Time and place

Lecture:
Tuesday, 2-4pm (c.t.), B139 (Theresienstr. 39)
Friday, 2-4pm (c.t.), A249 (Theresienstr. 37)

Tutorial:
Wednesday, 4-6pm (c.t.), A 449 (Theresienstr. 37)

News
 

  • On June 7th, the exercise class is replaced by the ASC colloquium (A348/349 16:15). You may hand in the sheet next time.
  • No tutorial on June 21st
  • No tutorial on June 28th

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Topics

  • Introduction to GR
  • The Schwarzschild Solution
  • Black Hole Thermodynamics and Black Hole Entropy
  • Hawking Radiation - Information puzzle and no hair theorem
  • Charged and Spinning Black Holes
  • Branes in Supergravity and String Theory - the Entropy of BPS Black Holes in String Theory (Strominger, Vafa)
  • Asymptotic Symmetries in GR and possible new solution towards black hole charges

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Literature

Text books and Notes on General Relativity

Notes on Black Holes: