The Event Horizon Telescope

Event

When:
Wed, 04 Mar 2020, 07:00 pm - 08:00 pm
Where:
Monnik Beer Co. - Louisville, KY
Category:
PALS2019/20
Who:
Dr. James T. Lauroesch
Affiliation:
Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Louisville

Description

The Event Horizon Telescope is an international collaboration to observe the environment of Black Holes. Utilizing telescopes on 4 continents extremely high angular resolutions can be achieved. The first image of the black hole in the center of the galaxy M87 provides tests of Einstein's theory of General Relativity.


Venue

Location:
Monnik Beer Co. - Website