You are here: Home / Seminars / Seminar Database / Colloquium: Entanglement and Black Holes

Colloquium: Entanglement and Black Holes

Main Content

Eugenio Bianchi, Pennsylvania State University
When
23 April 2015 from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Where
117 Osmond Laboratory
Contact Name
Eugenio Bianchi
Add event to calendar
vCal
iCal

Entanglement is a hallmark of complex quantum systems and plays a crucial role in the description of thermal properties of black holes. I will present recent results that allow us to compute the entanglement entropy of Hawking radiation beyond the equilibrium regime. The analysis sheds new light on the regime where quantum gravity effects produce an instability of the trapping horizon. In this scenario we find unexpected features of the `purifying' radiation and put new bounds on the time needed for the recovery of information that fell into a black hole.

Seminars