Gravitational-Wave Astronomy with LIGO: Opening a New Window onto the Cosmos

Monday, October 23, 2017 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

David Reitze, Executive Director of the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory, discusses the detection of gravitational waves and how gravitational astronomy will change our understanding of universe. These waves provide unique information on the universe’s most energetic astrophysical events, revealing unique insights into the nature of gravity, matter, space, and time. See more.

Location
Science & Engineering Classroom Building, Rm. 100 Lecture Hall
Price
Free
Sponsor
UH CPH Lecture Series, Dept of Physics, TcSUH
Contact
Jennifer Chin-Davis
713-743-3524