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Black holes in higher dimensional space-times
Black hole solutions to Einstein's equations are examined in asymptotically flat N + 1 dimensional space-times. First generalizations of Schwarzschild and Reissner-Nordstrom solutions are examined inExpand
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The first law of thermodynamics for Kerr–anti-de Sitter black holes
We obtain expressions for the mass and angular momenta of rotating black holes in anti-de Sitter backgrounds in four, five and higher dimensions. We verify explicitly that our expressions satisfy theExpand
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Soft Hair on Black Holes.
It has recently been shown that Bondi-van der Burg-Metzner-Sachs supertranslation symmetries imply an infinite number of conservation laws for all gravitational theories in asymptotically MinkowskianExpand
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Superrotation charge and supertranslation hair on black holes
A bstractIt is shown that black hole spacetimes in classical Einstein gravity are characterized by, in addition to their ADM mass M, momentum P→$$ \overrightarrow{P} $$, angular momentum J→$$Expand
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Interacting chiral gauge fields in six dimensions and Born-Infeld theory
Abstract Dimensional reduction of a self-dual tensor gauge field in 6D gives an Abelian vector gauge field in 5D. We derive the conditions under which an interacting 5D theory of an Abelian vectorExpand
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Instantons and seven-branes in type IIB superstring theory
Abstract Instanton and seven-brane solutions of type IIB supergravity carrying charges in the Ramond-Ramond sector are constructed. The singular seven-brane has a quantized R ⊗ R ‘magnetic’ chargeExpand
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Instability of flat space at finite temperature
The instabilities of quantum gravity are investigated using the path-integral formulation of Einstein's theory. A brief review is given of the classical gravitational instabilities, as well as theExpand
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Magnetic Monopoles in Kaluza-Klein Theories
Abstract We demonstrate that the five-dimensional Kaluza-Klein theory of unified gravity and electromagnetism admits soliton solutions. These are regular, static and stable solutions of the fieldExpand
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Duality invariant actions and generalised geometry
A bstractWe construct the non-linear realisation of the semi-direct product of E11 and its first fundamental representation at lowest order and appropriate to spacetime dimensions four to seven. ThisExpand
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Generalized geometry and M theory
We reformulate the Hamiltonian form of bosonic eleven dimensional supergravity in terms of an object that unifies the three-form and the metric. For the case of four spatial dimensions, the dualityExpand
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