No-hair theorems in theories of gravity with a scalar field are briefly and critically reviewed. Their significance and limitations are discussed and potential evasions are considered.
Classical and Quantum Gravity
- Pub Date:
- November 2015
- General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology;
- Astrophysics - High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena;
- High Energy Physics - Theory
- 16 pages, contribution to the Classical and Quantum Gravity Focus Issue "Black holes and fundamental fields"