The thermodynamic approach is used to investigate the properties of black holes. The presence of surface gravitation makes it possible to introduce a coefficient of surface tension of black holes and “capillary” fluctuations of the horizon due to this surface tension; this makes it possible to find the temperature dependence of the surface entropy and the energy of the black holes. It is shown that there is a critical temperature at which a black hole explodes.
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Some further matters will be discussed in a following paper in collaboration with Professor D. D. Ivanenko, t o whom the author is very grateful for fruitful discussions.
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Maksyukov, N.I. Thermodynamics of black holes. Soviet Physics Journal 20, 1146–1148 (1977). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00897116
- Black Hole
- Surface Tension
- Critical Temperature
- Thermodynamic Approach