GEOL 130 note BlackHoles

e c hc e hc e black holes read hawking

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Unformatted text preview: ergy h! = !E c = "! hc / " = !E " = hc / !E Black Holes Read Hawking Chapters 6 and 7 Neutron Star + White Dwarf Nova Orion Nebula First observed Neutron Star Minkowski Diagram of the FormaGon of a black hole t in Gme space. (From Hawking Chapter 6) r/c How do we “see” black holes •  Charged plasma acceleraGng toward black hole generates x ­rays •  GravitaGonal lensing •  Stars orbiGng nothing Massive black hole at the center of our galaxy (and other spriral galaxies)? •  They rotate too fast for the visible mass (stars)...
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