--- Quick start! (Introduction) ---
Welcome to our site on Hawking radiation!
What's Hawking radiation? How does it connect with black
holes - places of mysteries in our universe? We hope you can find out
the answers after surfing around our site. To facilitate your navigation,
a site map is provided here. Enjoy your visit!
Introduction is sub-divided into 2 parts:
Black holes - An introduction
to black holes.
"The Hole Man" - A summary
of a science fiction story, which later is used as a framework of our example
The Core contains the major topics of our site:
Event horizon - We'll explain here
an important measurement of black holes.
Virtual particles - the origin of
Hawking radiation- Discussing Hawking
radiation in details.
Temperature - Temperature of a
black hole and related calculations.
Luminosity - Luminosity of a black
hole and related calculations.
Life time - Black hole evporation.
A page with convenient links to all the example calculations.
Background contains pre-requisite knowledge before you can visit The
Gravitation - Newton's law
of universal gravitation.
Potential energy - Introduction
to gravitational potential energy.
Quantum - The Planck's equation.
Black body radiation - Explain
what black body radiation is.
Einstein's Formula - A passage
on the famous mass-energy equivalence relation.
All formulas is a formula sheet.
Applet - an interactive applet on gravitaion.
board - a place for discussion.
Biography is a brief passage
on the founder of Hawking radiation - S.W. Hawking.
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Help - If you need any assistance,
Search - A search engine.
About is seperate into two parts:
Citation and references.