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Title: Stringy stability of charged dilaton black holes with flat event horizon

Electrically charged black holes with flat event horizon in anti-de Sitter space have received much attention due to various applications in Anti-de Sitter/Conformal Field Theory (AdS/CFT) correspondence, from modeling the behavior of quark-gluon plasma to superconductor. Critical to the physics on the dual field theory is the fact that when embedded in string theory, black holes in the bulk may become vulnerable to instability caused by brane pair-production. Since dilation arises naturally in the context of string theory, we study the effect of coupling dilation to Maxwell field on the stability of flat charged AdS black holes.
 [1] ;  [2]
  1. National Taiwan Univ., Taipei (Taiwan)
  2. National Taiwan Univ., Taipei (Taiwan); SLAC National Accelerator Lab., Menlo Park, CA (United States)
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Journal ID: ISSN 1029-8479; arXiv:1205.4398
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Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: Journal of High Energy Physics (Online); Journal Volume: 2015; Journal Issue: 1
Springer Berlin
Research Org:
SLAC National Accelerator Lab., Menlo Park, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE Office of Science (SC)
Country of Publication:
United States
gravitation and cosmology; Theory-HEP; GRQC; topological black holes; AdS/CFT; Seiberg-Witten instability