Can Naked Singularities Yield Gamma Ray Bursts?

  • H M Antia
  • Published 1998


Gamma-ray bursts are believed to be the most luminous objects in the Universe. There has been some suggestion that these arise from quantum processes around naked singularities. The main problem with this suggestion is that all known examples of naked singularities are massless and hence there is effectively no source of energy. It is argued that a globally… (More)


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@inproceedings{Antia1998CanNS, title={Can Naked Singularities Yield Gamma Ray Bursts?}, author={H M Antia}, year={1998} }