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“No hair” theorems – Folklore, conjectures, results. (English) Zbl 0864.53068
Beem, John K. (ed.) et al., Differential geometry and mathematical physics. AMS-CMS special session on geometric methods in mathematical physics, August 15-19, 1993, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Providence, RI: American Mathematical Society. Contemp. Math. 170, 23-49 (1994).
Summary: Various assumptions underlying the uniqueness theorems for black holes are discussed. Some new results are described, and various unsatisfactory features of the present theory are stressed.
For the entire collection see [Zbl 0801.00031].

MSC:
53Z05 Applications of differential geometry to physics
83C57 Black holes
83C22 Einstein-Maxwell equations
83-02 Research exposition (monographs, survey articles) pertaining to relativity and gravitational theory
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