# Black holes as bubbles of AdS

@article{Danielsson2017BlackHA, title={Black holes as bubbles of AdS}, author={Ulf H. Danielsson and Giuseppe Dibitetto and Suvendu Giri}, journal={Journal of High Energy Physics}, year={2017}, volume={2017}, pages={1-24} }

A bstractIn this paper we propose that bubbles of AdS within Minkowski spacetime, stabilized at a finite radius by stiff matter and an electromagnetic gas, can be an alternative endpoint of gravitational collapse. The bubbles are horizonless with a size up to 12.5% larger than their Schwarzschild radius depending on their charge. We argue that they are stable against small perturbations, and have thermodynamical properties similar to those of real black holes. We provide a realization of the…

## 29 Citations

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