Jul 5 – 10, 2021
Europe/Rome timezone

Black hole mimickers and the limits of GR

Jul 5, 2021, 4:50 PM
Invited talk in the parallel session Theories of gravity: alternatives to the cosmological and particle standard models Theories of Gravity: Alternatives to the Cosmological and Particle Standard Models


Daniele Malafarina (Nazarbayev University)


We consider a class of exact solutions of Einstein's equations that describe a black hole mimicker for which the relativistic description would fail close to the horizon scale. We investigate how such an hypothetical object may be distinguished from a black hole via observations.

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Daniele Malafarina (Nazarbayev University)

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