© 2018

2nd Karl Schwarzschild Meeting on Gravitational Physics

  • Piero Nicolini
  • Matthias Kaminski
  • Jonas Mureika
  • Marcus Bleicher
Conference proceedings

Part of the Springer Proceedings in Physics book series (SPPHY, volume 208)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. G. ’t Hooft, S. B. Giddings, C. Rovelli, P. Nicolini, J. Mureika, M. Kaminski et al.
    Pages 13-35
  3. Black Holes in Classical General Relativity, Numerical Relativity, Astrophysics, Cosmology and Alternative Theories of Gravity

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 37-37
    2. E. Winstanley
      Pages 39-46
    3. M. Cadoni, E. Franzin
      Pages 47-52
    4. M. De Laurentis, R. Farinelli
      Pages 53-59
    5. K. Hajian, A. Seraj
      Pages 61-68
    6. S. Ponglertsakul, S. Dolan, E. Winstanley
      Pages 69-74
  4. Black Holes in Quantum Gravity and String Theory

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 83-83
    2. R. B. Mann
      Pages 105-113
    3. R. Casadio, O. Micu
      Pages 125-132
    4. S. Köppel, M. Knipfer, M. Isi, J. Mureika, P. Nicolini
      Pages 141-147
    5. F. Scardigli, R. Casadio
      Pages 149-155

About these proceedings


This book presents the proceedings of the 2nd Karl Schwarzschild Meeting on Gravitational Physics, focused on the general theme of black holes, gravity and information.
Specialists in the field of black hole physics and rising young researchers present the latest findings on the broad topic of black holes, gravity, and information, highlighting its applications to astrophysics, cosmology, particle physics, and strongly correlated systems.


Black Hole Theory Karl Schwarzschild Black Hole Evaporation Black Hole Thermodynamics Black Hole Holography Local conformal symmetry Numerical relativity Alternative theories of gravity Extremal black holes Hairy black holes Rotating black hole solutions Black hole statbility Schwarzschild's singularity Tapping horizons Charged scalar field theory Flat space holography Super-entropic black holes Black hole entropy Topological massive gravity

Editors and affiliations

  • Piero Nicolini
    • 1
  • Matthias Kaminski
    • 2
  • Jonas Mureika
    • 3
  • Marcus Bleicher
    • 4
  1. 1.Frankfurt Institute for Advanced StudiesGoethe University FrankfurtFrankfurtGermany
  2. 2.Department of Physics and AstronomyUniversity of AlabamaTuscaloosaUSA
  3. 3.Seaver Science CenterLoyola Marymount UniversityLos AngelesUSA
  4. 4.Institut für Theoretische PhysikGoethe-UniversitätFrankfurtGermany

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