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Tom Mazanec
2012-Dec-22, 05:47 PM
If a microscopic evaporating black hole could be surrounded by a perfectly reflecting sphere, would this feed the Hawking radiation back into the BH and preseve it?

ASTRO BOY
2012-Dec-22, 08:54 PM
If a microscopic evaporating black hole could be surrounded by a perfectly reflecting sphere, would this feed the Hawking radiation back into the BH and preseve it?



I would say no...But I'm also no expert.
I certainly would like to hear some explanation from someone knowledgable in this field on this quite interesting "thought experiment" though.