Shear viscosity of strongly coupled N = 4 supersymmetric Yang-Mills plasma.

@article{Policastro2001ShearVO,
  title={Shear viscosity of strongly coupled N = 4 supersymmetric Yang-Mills plasma.},
  author={Giuseppe Policastro and Dam Thanh Son and Andrei O. Starinets},
  journal={Physical review letters},
  year={2001},
  volume={87 8},
  pages={
          081601
        }
}
Using the anti-de Sitter/conformal field theory correspondence, we relate the shear viscosity eta of the finite-temperature N = 4 supersymmetric Yang-Mills theory in the large N, strong-coupling regime with the absorption cross section of low-energy gravitons by a near-extremal black three-brane. We show that in the limit of zero frequency this cross section coincides with the area of the horizon. From this result we find eta = pi / 8N(2)T3. We conjecture that for finite 't Hooft coupling g(2… 

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