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Universality of SquashedSphere Partition Functions
/ Bueno, Pablo ; Cano, Pablo A. ; Hennigar, Robie A. ; Mann, Robert B.
We present several results concerning the free energy of odddimensional conformal field theories (CFTs) on squashed spheres. [...]
Published in Physical Review Letters 122 (2019)
10.1103/PhysRevLett.122.071602
arXiv:1808.02052
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Reverse HawkingPage phase transition in de Sitter black holes
/ Mbarek, Saoussen ; Mann, Robert
In the context of black hole chemistry, we study the thermodynamics of asymptotically de Sitter black holes with conformal scalar hair in Einstein gravity. [...]
Published in JHEP 1902 (2019) 103
10.1007/JHEP02(2019)103
arXiv:1808.03349
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Scalar and fermionic Unruh Otto engines
/ Gray, Finnian ; Mann, Robert
We investigate the behaviour of quantum heat engines, in which a qubit is put through the quantum equivalent of the Otto cycle and the heat reservoirs are due to the Unruh effect. [...]
Published in JHEP 1811 (2018) 174
10.1007/JHEP11(2018)174
arXiv:1808.01068
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Holographic thermodynamics of accelerating black holes
/ Anabalón, Andrés ; Appels, Michael ; Gregory, Ruth ; Kubizňák, David ; et al
We present a careful study of accelerating black holes in antide Sitter spacetime, formulating the thermodynamics and resolving discrepancies that have appeared in previous investigations of the topic. [...]
Published in Physical Review D 98 (2018)
10.1103/PhysRevD.98.104038
arXiv:1805.02687
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NUTs and bolts beyond Lovelock
/ Bueno, Pablo ; Cano, Pablo ; Hennigar, Robie ; Mann, Robert
We construct a plethora of new Euclidean AdSTaubNUT and bolt solutions of several four and sixdimensional highercurvature theories of gravity with various base spaces ℬ. [...]
Published in JHEP 1810 (2018) 095
10.1007/JHEP10(2018)095
arXiv:1808.01671
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Transition to lightlike trajectories in thin shell dynamics
/ Mann, Robert B. ; Nagle, Ian ; Terno, Daniel R.
It was recently shown that a massive thin shell that is sandwiched between a flat interior and an exterior geometry given by the outgoing Vaidya metric becomes null in a finite proper time. [...]
Published in Nuclear Physics B 936 (2018) 1935
10.1016/j.nuclphysb.2018.09.005
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Potential tests of the generalized uncertainty principle in the advanced LIGO experiment
/ Bosso, Pasquale ; Das, Saurya ; Mann, Robert B.
The generalized uncertainty principle and a minimum measurable length arise in various theories of gravity and predict Planckscale modifications of the canonical positionmomentum commutation relation. [...]
Published in Physics letters B (2018)
10.1016/j.physletb.2018.08.061
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Topological and time dependence of the actioncomplexity relation
/ Sinamuli, Musema ; Mann, Robert B.
We consider the dependence of the recently proposed action/complexity duality conjecture on time and on the underlying topology of the bulk spacetime. [...]
Published in Physical Review D 98 (2018)
10.1103/PhysRevD.98.026005
arXiv:1804.07333
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Universal formula for the holographic speed of sound
/ Anabalón, Andrés ; Andrade, Tomás ; Astefanesei, Dumitru ; Mann, Robert
We consider planar hairy black holes in five dimensions with a real scalar field in the Breitenlohner–Freedman window and derive a universal formula for the holographic speed of sound for any mixed boundary conditions of the scalar field. [...]
Published in Physics letters B (2018)
10.1016/j.physletb.2018.04.028
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Unruh thermal hadronization and the cosmological constant
/ Frassino, Antonia M. ; Bleicher, Marcus ; Mann, Robert B.
We use black holes with a negative cosmological constant to investigate aspects of the freezeout temperature for hadron production in high energy heavyion collisions. [...]
Published in Physics letters B (2018)
10.1016/j.physletb.2018.02.051
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