Seminars & Colloquia - Spring 2017
department of physics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology on behalf of the LIGO Scientific Collaboration
Colloquium on March 22, 2016, 4:00 p.m. in Higgins Hall, room 310.
Title: Observations of binary black hole mergers: the beginning of
gravitational wave astronomy
Abstract: Begin with a little history and description of the instruments, then, elements of the measurement, and end with a possible vision for the future of the field.