On the topology of black holes

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We establish from local hypotheses some results concerning the final state topology of black holes. We show that the surface of a black hole must have 2-sphere topology and that the topology of space in its vicinity is simple.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)53-66
Number of pages14
JournalCommunications in Mathematical Physics
Volume151
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1993

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On the topology of black holes. / Galloway, Gregory J.

In: Communications in Mathematical Physics, Vol. 151, No. 1, 01.1993, p. 53-66.

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