## Papers

Here are some links to papers that I have written. They can be downloaded from the arXiv in a variety of formats. If you have a pdf viewer installed (like Adobe Acrobat) you should have no problem.

- "Boundary Terms Unbound! Holographic Renormalization of Asymptotically Linear Dilaton Gravity"

With Robert Mann. - "Holographic Description of AdS_2 Black Holes"

With Alejandra Castro, Daniel Grumiller, and Finn Larsen. - "On quark masses in holographic QCD"

With Robert C. Myers and Aninda Sinha. - "On the Stress Tensor for Asymptotically Flat Gravity"

With Robert Mann, Donald Marolf, and Amitabh Virmani. - "Dirichlet boundary value problem for Chern-Simons modified gravity"

With Daniel Grumiller and Robert Mann. - "Black Hole Thermodynamics and Hamilton-Jacobi Counterterm"

With Luzi Bergamin, Daniel Grumiller, and Rene Meyer, proceedings contribution to QFEXT07, published in**J. Phys. A: Math. Theor. 41 164068**. - "Thermodynamics of Black Holes in Two (and Higher) Dimensions"

With D. Grumiller, published in**JHEP 0704:074, 2007.** - "A New Boundary Counterterm for Asymptotically AdS Spacetimes"
- "Boundary Counterterms and the Thermodynamics of 2-D Black Holes"

With J. Davis, published in**JHEP 0509:072,2005.** - "Black Hole Masses and Hamilton-Jacobi Counterterms"

With A. Batrachenko, J. Liu, W.A. Sabra, and W.Y. Wen, published in**JHEP 0505:034,2005.** - "Holography, Diffeomorphisms, and The CMB"

With F. Larsen, published in**JHEP 0407:062,2004.** - "Inflation and De Sitter
Holography"

With F. Larsen, published in**JHEP 0307:051,2003.** - "Entropy of the
Stiffest Stars"

With T. Banks, W. Fischler, A. Kashani-Poor, and S. Paban, published in**Class.Quant.Grav.19:4717-4728,2002.** - "String Theory, Holography, and UV-IR Mixing"

Ph. D. Dissertation, University of Texas at Austin, 2002 - "The Acceleration of
the Universe, A Challenge for String Theory''

With W. Fischler, A. Kashani-Poor, and S. Paban, published in**JHEP 0107:003, 2001.** - "The Interplay
Between $\theta$ and T"

With W. Fischler, E. Gorbatov, A. Kashani-Poor, S. Paban, and P. Pouliot, published in**JHEP 0006: 032, 2000.** - "Correlation Functions
of Operators and Wilson Surfaces in the d=6, (0,2) Theory in the Large
N Limit"

With R. Corrado and B. Florea, published in**Phys. Rev. D 60:085011, 1999.** - "Cryptosystems Based on Chaotic Dynamics"

With V. Protopopescu, R.T. Santoro, and J.S. Tolliver. Oak Ridge National Laboratory Report**ORNL/TM-12440.**