Corpus ID: 118854494

Counting of Black Hole Microstates

  title={Counting of Black Hole Microstates},
  author={A. Ghosh and P. Mitra},
  journal={arXiv: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology},
  • A. Ghosh, P. Mitra
  • Published 2006
  • Physics
  • arXiv: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology
The entropy of a black hole can be obtained by counting states in loop quantum gravity. The dominant term depends on the Immirzi parameter involved in the quantization and is proportional to the area of the horizon, while there is a logarithmic correction with coefficient -1/2. 
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