Black Holes and Entropy

@article{Bekenstein2019BlackHA,
  title={Black Holes and Entropy},
  author={Jacob David Bekenstein},
  journal={Jacob Bekenstein},
  year={2019}
}
There are a number of similarities between black-hole physics and thermodynamics. Most striking is the similarity in the behaviors of black-hole area and of entropy: Both quantities tend to increase irreversibly. In this paper we make this similarity the basis of a thermodynamic approach to black-hole physics. After a brief review of the elements of the theory of information, we discuss black-hole physics from the point of view of information theory. We show that it is natural to introduce the… 

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