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Unclothed firewalls
Stockholm University, Nordic Institute for Theoretical Physics (Nordita).
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2016 (English)In: International Journal of Modern Physics D, ISSN 0218-2718, Vol. 25, no 13, 1645003Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

We have previously argued that fluctuations of the Hawking emission rate can cause a black hole event horizon to fluctuate inside the location of a putative firewall, rendering the firewall naked. This assumes that the firewall is located near where the horizon would be expected based on the past evolution of the spacetime. Here, we expand our previous results by defining two new estimates for where the firewall might be that have more smooth temporal behavior than our original estimate. Our results continue to contradict the usual assumption that the firewall should not be observable except by infalling observers. This casts doubt about the idea that firewalls are the 'most conservative' solution to the information loss paradox.

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2016. Vol. 25, no 13, 1645003
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Black holes, firewalls, Hawking emission
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Physical Sciences
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URN: urn:nbn:se:su:diva-137746DOI: 10.1142/S0218271816450036ISI: 000388736400004OAI: oai:DiVA.org:su-137746DiVA: diva2:1064862
Available from: 2017-01-13 Created: 2017-01-10 Last updated: 2017-01-13Bibliographically approved

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