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The Dawn of Gravitational Wave Astronomy

Thu, 6 Oct 2016 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

On September 14, 2015, the unique gravitational wave signature of a black hole binary merger was detected by the Advanced LIGO observatories. This marks the beginning of a completely new era of modern physics, the dawn of observational gravitational wave astrophysics. Please join us as Dr. McWilliams, a member of the science discovery team, will discuss the discovery and observations, their overall impact, and what lies ahead for this new field.  FREE and perfect for the young scientist or engineer in your family!

The Dawn of Gravitational Wave Astronomy, October 6, 2016, 7p

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