Exact greybody factors for the brane scalar field of five-dimensional rotating black holes

  • Young-Hwan Hyun
  • Yoonbai Kim
  • Seong Chan ParkEmail author
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We study scalar perturbations of the five-dimensional rotating black holes and find an exact solution giving exact description of the Hawking radiation. Mathematically, the full solution for this spin-zero field is expressed in terms of the prolate spheroidal wave function with complex parameters. By using the spheroidal joining factor, we write the corresponding boundary condition and greybody factors. We also check that the exact result reproduces the low frequency limit of the greybody factor and shows good agreement with the known numerical results.


Phenomenology of Field Theories in Higher Dimensions Phenomenology of Large extra dimensions 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Young-Hwan Hyun
    • 1
  • Yoonbai Kim
    • 2
  • Seong Chan Park
    • 3
    Email author
  1. 1.Korea Institute of Science and Technology Information (KISTI)DaejeonRepublic of Korea
  2. 2.Department of Physics and Institute of Basic ScienceSungkyunkwan UniversitySuwonRepublic of Korea
  3. 3.Department of Physics and IPAPYonsei UniversitySeoulRepublic of Korea

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