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- Student Seminar
- Regularization of the stress-energy tensor, and semi-classical effects in black holes
- Adam Levi
- Lidow, Nathan Rosen (300)
Regularization of the stress-energy tensor was the main obstacle to study semi-classical effects in non-trivial backgrounds. I'll talk about a new method, "pragmatic mode-sum regularization", that overcomes this obstacle. I'll show results calculated using the new method, including recent results in Kerr background.