# Raphael Bousso

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American physicist

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#667

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#179

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Particle Physics

#353

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#370

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#82

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## Raphael Bousso's Degrees

- PhD Physics Stanford University

## Why Is Raphael Bousso Influential?

(Suggest an Edit or Addition)According to Wikipedia, Raphael Bousso is a theoretical physicist and cosmologist. He is a professor at the Berkeley Center for Theoretical Physics in the Department of Physics, UC Berkeley. He is known for the Bousso bound on the information content of the universe. With Joseph Polchinski, Bousso proposed the string theory landscape as a solution to the cosmological constant problem.

## Raphael Bousso's Published Works

### Published Works

- The Holographic principle (2002) (1433)
- Quantization of four-form fluxes and dynamical neutralization of the cosmological constant (2000) (1229)
- A covariant entropy conjecture (1999) (755)
- Holography in general space-times (1999) (379)
- Conformal vacua and entropy in de Sitter space (2001) (371)
- Positive vacuum energy and the N-bound (2000) (228)
- Quantum focusing conjecture (2015) (225)
- Cosmology and the S matrix (2004) (195)
- Holographic probabilities in eternal inflation. (2006) (175)
- Proof of the Quantum Null Energy Condition (2015) (169)
- The holographic principle for general backgrounds (1999) (161)
- (Anti)evaporation of Schwarzschild-de Sitter black holes (1997) (151)
- The cosmological constant (2007) (138)
- Complementarity is not enough (2012) (133)
- Predicting the cosmological constant from the causal entropic principle (2007) (118)
- Null Geodesics, Local CFT Operators and AdS/CFT for Subregions (2012) (117)
- Bekenstein bounds in de Sitter and flat space (2000) (117)
- Light-sheets and AdS/CFT (2012) (115)
- Proof of a Quantum Bousso Bound (2014) (115)
- Entropy on a null surface for interacting quantum field theories and the Bousso bound (2014) (113)
- Multiverse interpretation of quantum mechanics (2011) (110)
- Soft hair as a soft wig (2017) (109)
- A paradox in the global description of the multiverse (2006) (107)
- Properties of the scale factor measure (2008) (104)
- Gravity/ensemble duality (2020) (95)
- Eternal inflation: the inside story (2006) (95)
- New Area Law in General Relativity. (2015) (93)
- TASI Lectures on the cosmological constant (2008) (89)
- Adventures in de Sitter space (2002) (89)
- Proof of a New Area Law in General Relativity (2015) (76)
- Inflation after false vacuum decay: Observational prospects after Planck (2013) (73)
- Boltzmann babies in the proper time measure (2007) (72)
- Complementarity in the multiverse (2009) (70)
- Global structure of the inflationary universe (1999) (69)
- Unitarity from a smooth horizon? (2019) (69)
- Firewalls from double purity (2013) (68)
- Simple sufficient conditions for the generalized covariant entropy bound (2003) (67)
- Unbounded Entropy in Spacetimes with Positive Cosmological Constant (2002) (67)
- Pre - big bang requires the universe to be exponentially large from the very beginning (1998) (67)
- Holographic Domains of Anti-de Sitter Space (2001) (62)
- The string theory landscape. (2004) (61)
- The Cosmological Constant Problem, Dark Energy, and the Landscape of String Theory (2012) (61)
- Trace anomaly of dilaton coupled scalars in two-dimensions (1997) (54)
- Violations of the equivalence principle by a nonlocally reconstructed vacuum at the black hole horizon. (2014) (53)
- Light sheets and Bekenstein's entropy bound. (2002) (52)
- Probabilities in the landscape: The decay of nearly flat space (2006) (51)
- Generalized second law for cosmology (2015) (51)
- Proliferation of de Sitter space (1998) (51)
- Landscape predictions from cosmological vacuum selection (2007) (51)
- A geometric solution to the coincidence problem, and the size of the landscape as the origin of hierarchy. (2010) (47)
- Charged Nariai black holes with a dilaton (1996) (46)
- Observable Supertranslations (2017) (43)
- Inflation after false vacuum decay: new evidence from BICEP2 (2014) (43)
- Multiverse Understanding of Cosmological Coincidences (2009) (43)
- Eternal inflation predicts that time will end (2010) (42)
- Quantum global structure of de Sitter space (1999) (41)
- Lorentzian condition in quantum gravity (1998) (40)
- Snowmass White Paper: Quantum Aspects of Black Holes and the Emergence of Spacetime (2022) (38)
- Boundary definition of a multiverse measure (2010) (38)
- Global-local duality in eternal inflation (2009) (36)
- HUTP-02 / A 053 Light-sheets and Bekenstein ’ s bound (2002) (35)
- Predictions from Star Formation in the Multiverse (2009) (34)
- Precision cosmology and the landscape (2006) (34)
- Geometric origin of coincidences and hierarchies in the landscape (2010) (33)
- The Entropic Landscape (2010) (32)
- Island finder and entropy bound (2021) (32)
- Flat space physics from holography (2004) (28)
- Vacuum structure and the arrow of time (2011) (27)
- Why comparable? A multiverse explanation of the dark matter-baryon coincidence (2013) (25)
- Fast optimization algorithms and the cosmological constant (2017) (24)
- Future foam: Nontrivial topology from bubble collisions in eternal inflation (2008) (24)
- Measurements without Probabilities in the Final State Proposal (2013) (24)
- Quantum creation of a universe with $\Omega \neq 1$: Singular and nonsingular instantons (1998) (24)
- Bound states and the Bekenstein bound (2003) (23)
- Star Formation in the Multiverse (2008) (23)
- Frozen Vacuum (2013) (22)
- Patching up the no boundary proposal with virtual Euclidean wormholes (1998) (22)
- From black hole entropy to energy-minimizing states in QFT (2019) (22)
- Primordial Black Holes: Pair Creation, Lorentzian Condition, and Evaporation (1999) (21)
- Observer Complementarity Upholds the Equivalence Principle (2012) (21)
- Saturating the holographic entropy bound (2010) (21)
- Gravity dual of Connes cocycle flow (2020) (18)
- Nonlinear evolution of de Sitter space instabilities (2000) (18)
- Boundary of the future of a surface (2018) (18)
- Holography in General Spacetimes (1999) (18)
- Asymptotic charges cannot be measured in finite time (2017) (17)
- Harmonic resolution as a holographic quantum number (2003) (15)
- Open inflation from nonsingular instantons: Wrapping the universe with a membrane (1998) (14)
- Asymptotic states of the bounce geometry (2005) (13)
- Islands in closed and open universes (2022) (13)
- Information Content of Gravitational Radiation and the Vacuum (2016) (13)
- Black Hole Entropy and the Bekenstein Bound (2018) (12)
- Holography and entropy bounds in the plane wave matrix model (2005) (11)
- Outer entropy and quasilocal energy (2018) (11)
- Asymptotic Entropy Bounds (2016) (10)
- Universal Limit on Communication. (2016) (9)
- Quantum Penrose Inequality. (2019) (8)
- Black holes in inflation (1997) (8)
- Quantum information bound on the energy (2019) (6)
- New scale factor measure (2012) (6)
- Dynamics and Observer-Dependence of Holographic Screens (2016) (6)
- Erratum: Lorentzian condition in quantum gravity [Phys. Rev. D 59, 103501 (1999)] (1999) (6)
- New local duals in eternal inflation (2012) (6)
- Entanglement wedges for gravitating regions (2022) (6)
- Anthropic origin of the neutrino mass from cooling failure (2015) (5)
- 2 00 2 The holographic principle (2002) (5)
- Pair creation of dilaton black holes in extended inflation (1996) (5)
- Singularities from Entropy. (2022) (4)
- Pair creation and evolution of black holes in inflation. (1996) (4)
- Multivacuum initial conditions and the arrow of time (2012) (4)
- Decoding the matrix : Coincident membranes on the plane wave (2005) (3)
- The Boundary of the Future (2017) (3)
- TF1 Snowmass Report: Quantum gravity, string theory, and black holes (2022) (2)
- Pair Creation and Evolution of Black Holes During Inflation (1996) (2)
- Reply to “Comment on ‘Measurements without probabilities in the final state proposal’” (2018) (1)
- Primordial Black Holes: Tunnelling vs. No Boundary Proposal (1996) (1)
- Evaporation of Cosmological Black Holes (1998) (1)
- Bound states and the Bekenstein bound - eScholarship (2009) (0)
- The End of the World Is Flat (2011) (0)
- The World as a Hologram (LBNL Summer Lecture Series) (2006) (0)
- Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Title (2008) (0)
- Prepared for submission to JHEP Proof of a Quantum Bousso Bound (2014) (0)
- 9 80 30 68 v 3 1 4 A pr 1 99 8 Quantum Creation of a Universe with Ω 6 = 1 : Singular and Non-Singular Instantons (2021) (0)
- Holograms In Our World (2023) (0)
- Creating black holes in the universe, and universes through black holes (1998) (0)
- Boltzmann babies in the proper time measure - eScholarship (2008) (0)
- Minimizing the Cosmological Constant by Membrane Creation (1998) (0)
- High Energy Physics Quantum Information Science Awards Abstracts Towards Directional Detection of WIMP Dark Matter using Spectroscopy of Quantum Defects in Diamond (2019) (0)
- Plenary Talk: Black Holes, Quantum Information, and Unification (2017) (0)
- Quantum singularities (2022) (0)
- The Measure Problem in Cosmology (2013) (0)
- A pr 2 00 8 Boltzmann babies in the proper time measure (2008) (0)
- Prepared for submission to JHEP A Quantum Focussing Conjecture (2015) (0)
- M ay 2 00 7 Landscape Predictions from Cosmological Vacuum Selection (2008) (0)
- UCB-PTH-04 / 02 Flat space physics from holography (2004) (0)
- The striuic theory landscape (2004) (0)
- UCB-PTH-03 / 25 Bound states and the Bekenstein bound (2005) (0)
- Entropy Bounds and the Holographic Principle (2013) (0)
- 2 The Wave Function of the Universe (0)
- Ju l 2 00 8 SU-ITP-0812 OIQP-08-06 UCB-PTH-08-60 Future Foam (2008) (0)
- Title Asymptotic charges cannot be measured in finite time Permalink (2018) (0)
- Landscape predictions from cosmological vacuum selection - eScholarship (2008) (0)
- High Energy Physics Quantum Information Science Awards Abstracts Cosmos and Qubits (2018) (0)
- ar X iv : h ept h / 02 03 10 1 v 2 2 9 Ju n 20 02 The holographic principle (2002) (0)
- / 0310223 UCB-PTH-03 / 26 Harmonic resolution as a holographic quantum number (2003) (0)
- The Firewall Paradox 1 2 Why Complementarity is Not Enough 3 3 Three Choices 5 (2014) (0)
- Joseph Polchinski: A Biographical Memoir (2020) (0)

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