15-16 December 2020
Centre for Particle Theory, Durham
Europe/London timezone

Black hole entropy from superconformal indices and a glimpse of black holes in AdS_5 x T^{1,1}

16 Dec 2020, 12:30
30m
Teams (Centre for Particle Theory, Durham)

Teams

Centre for Particle Theory, Durham

IPPP & Dept. Mathematical Sciences Durham University South Road Durham DH1 3LE

Speaker

Ziruo Zhang (SISSA)

Description

The large N limit of the four-dimensional superconformal index has been computed and successfully compared to the entropy of a class of AdS$_5$ black holes only in the particular case of equal angular momenta. Using the Bethe ansatz formulation of the index, we found a particular universal contribution to the sum over Bethe vacua that correctly leads to the entropy of BPS Kerr–Newman black holes in AdS$_5\times$S$^5$ for arbitrary values of the conserved charges, thus completing the microscopic derivation of their microstates. We also consider theories dual to AdS$_5\times$SE$_5$, where SE$_5$ is a Sasaki–Einstein manifold. In particular, we explicitly constructed the near-horizon geometry of as yet unkown BPS Kerr–Newman black holes in AdS$_5\times$T$^{1,1}$. The entropies of these black holes were computed using the attractor mechanism and we found complete agreement with predictions from the index.

Length of talk 15-25 minutes
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Primary authors

Ziruo Zhang (SISSA) Prof. Francesco Benini (SISSA, ICTP, INFN, Sezione di Trieste) Prof. Alberto Zaffaroni (Università di Milano-Bicocca, INFN, Sezione di Milano-Bicocca) Mr Saman Soltani (SISSA, INFN, Sezione di Trieste) Mr Edoardo Colombo (Università di Milano-Bicocca)

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