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Volume 2013, Article ID 204315, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/204315
Research Article

A Note on the Observational Evidence for the Existence of Event Horizons in Astrophysical Black Hole Candidates

1Arnold Sommerfeld Center for Theoretical Physics, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, 80333 Munich, Germany
2Department of Physics, Fudan University, Shanghai 200433, China

Received 18 April 2013; Accepted 30 May 2013

Academic Editors: V. Beckmann, S. Covino, and V. Van Elewyck

Copyright © 2013 Cosimo Bambi. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Citations to this Article [9 citations]

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  • Cosimo Bambi, and Daniele Malafarina, “Kα iron line profile from accretion disks around regular and singular exotic compact objects,” Physical Review D, vol. 88, no. 6, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Cosimo Bambi, “Measuring the Kerr spin parameter of a non-Kerr compact object with the continuum-fitting and the iron line methods,” Journal Of Cosmology And Astroparticle Physics, no. 8, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Naoki Tsukamoto, Zilong Li, and Cosimo Bambi, “Constraining the spin and the deformation parameters from the black hole shadow,” Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics, vol. 2014, no. 06, pp. 043–043, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Zilong Li, Lingyao Kong, and Cosimo Bambi, “TESTING THE NATURE OF THE SUPERMASSIVE BLACK HOLE CANDIDATE IN SgrA* WITH LIGHT CURVES AND IMAGES OF HOT SPOTS,” The Astrophysical Journal, vol. 787, no. 2, pp. 152, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Zilong Li, “Measuring the Kerr spin parameter of regular black holes from their shadow,” Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics, no. 1, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Jiachen Jiang, Cosimo Bambi, and James F. Steiner, “Testing The Kerr Nature Of Black Hole Candidates Using Iron Line Spectra In The Cpr Framework,” The Astrophysical Journal, vol. 811, no. 2, pp. 130, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Cosimo Bambi, “Testing the nature of the black hole candidate in GRO J1655-40 with the relativistic precession model,” European Physical Journal C, vol. 75, no. 4, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Guancheng Pei, and Cosimo Bambi, “Scattering of particles by deformed non-rotating black holes,” The European Physical Journal C, vol. 75, no. 11, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Cosimo Bambi, “Testing black hole candidates with electromagnetic radiation,” Reviews of Modern Physics, vol. 89, no. 2, 2017. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar