General Relativity Seminar, Wednesdays

04/06/2016 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

The Seminar on General Relativity will take place every Wednesday from 12pm – 1pm in CMSA Building, 20 Garden Street, G10.

The list of speakers is below and will be updated as details are confirmed.

Date Name Title
04-06-2016 Mihalis Dafermos (Princeton) The black hole stability problem: the inside story
04-13-2016 Felix Finster, University of Regensburg Linear stability of Kerr black holes
04-20-2016 Paul Chesler, Harvard Physics Numerical relativity in asymptotically anti-de Sitter spacetime
04-27-2016 Andy Strominger (Harvard Physics) & Mihalis Dafermos (Princeton University) The Scattering Problem in General Relativity
05-04-2016 Robert Penna, MIT BMS invariance and the membrane paradigm
05-11-2016 Piotr T. Chruściel, University of Vienna Gluing things in general relativity
05-18-2016 Achilleas Porfyriadis, Harvard Physics Gravitational waves from the Kerr/CFT correspondence
05-25-2016 Scott Hughes, MIT The gravitational-wave event GW150914: What we learned, and how we learned it