• A new approach to two-charge fuzzball geometries

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    • Keywords


      Black holes; string theory.

    • Abstract


      A few years ago, Mathur proposed a `fuzzball' conjecture to give a microscopic description of black hole entropy. In the fuzzball scenario, the entropy in a two-charge black hole corresponds to microstates of a two-charge string (brane) system, e.g., a winding fundamental string with momentum modes. The geometry of such a two-charge system is fuzzy near the horizon, and is very difficult to get analytically in general. In this paper, we show a new method to get geometries of two-charge fuzzball. Our method is based on the multipole expansion. We find that the method is powerful enough to get a clean analytic form of metric of the fuzzball with one-momentum mode. It is expected to get multi-mode geometries using this method in the near future.

    • Author Affiliations


      Rui-Yan Yu1

      1. School of Information and Mathematics, Yangtzeu University, Jingzhou, Hubei 434023, People's Republic of China
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  • Pramana – Journal of Physics | News

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