Probing the Universe with Gravitational Waves - Dr. Rainer Weiss @ Carnegie Institution for Science, Washington [12 June]

Probing the Universe with Gravitational Waves - Dr. Rainer Weiss


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12
June
18:30 - 19:45

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Carnegie Institution for Science
1530 P St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20005
PROBING THE UNIVERSE WITH GRAVITATIONAL WAVES

The direct measurement of gravitational waves predicted by Albert Einstein 100 years ago has opened a new field of science – gravitational wave astrophysics and astronomy. The recent discoveries and the prospects for the new field will be presented.

Dr. Rainer Weiss: Nobel Laureate in Physics & Kavli Prize Laureate in Astrophysics; Emeritus Professor of Physics, MIT, on behalf of the LIGO Scientific Collaboration

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Co-hosted by the Carnegie Institution for Science with The Kavli Foundation, the Royal Embassy of Norway, and the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters. The Kavli Prize is a partnership between The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters, The Kavli Foundation (United States), and The Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research.
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