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Relating chronology protection and unitarity through holography

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    0358465 - FZU-D 2012 RIV US eng J - Článek v odborném periodiku
    Raeymaekers, Joris - Van den Bleeken, D. - Vercnocke, B.
    Relating chronology protection and unitarity through holography.
    Journal of High Energy Physics. Roč. 2010, č. 4 (2010), s. 1-9 ISSN 1126-6708
    Grant ostatní:EUROHORC(XE) EYI/07/E010
    Výzkumný záměr: CEZ:AV0Z10100502
    Klíčová slova: AdS-CFT correspondence * models of quantum gravity * classical theories of gravity
    Kód oboru RIV: BF - Elementární částice a fyzika vys. energií
    Impakt faktor: 6.049, rok: 2010

    We give a simple nonsupersymmetric example in which chronology protection follows from unitarity and the AdS/CFT correspondence. We consider a ball of homogeneous, rotating dust in global AdS3 whose backreaction produces a region of Goedel space inside the ball. We solve the Israel matching conditions to find the geometry outside of the dust ball and compute its quantum numbers in the dual CFT. When the radius of the dust ball exceeds a certain critical value, the spacetime will contain closed timelike curves. Our main observation is that precisely when this critical radius is exceeded, a unitarity bound in the dual CFT is violated, leading to a holographic argument for chronology protection.
    Trvalý link: http://hdl.handle.net/11104/0196501