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Membrane paradigm and fluid/gravity correspondence

By Giuseppe Policastro

Appears in collection : Damour Fest: Adventures in Gravitation

Damour has been one of the first to suggest that the dynamics of a black hole's horizon could be interpreted as the motion of a fluid, thus inspiring what became known as the membrane paradigm. I will review his seminal contribution and the more modern developments, originating from the holographic duality, that have led to a more systematic understanding of the connections between gravity and fluid dynamics

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