Uniqueness of static black holes without analyticity

Piotr T. Chruściel, Gregory J Galloway

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We show that the hypothesis of analyticity in the uniqueness theory of vacuum, or electrovacuum, static black holes is not needed. More generally, we show that prehorizons covering a closed set cannot occur in well-behaved domains of outer communications.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number152001
JournalClassical and Quantum Gravity
Issue number15
StatePublished - 2010


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  • Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous)

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