Daniel Holz, University of Chicago, "Update on LIGO and Gravitational Waves"
Physics colloquium: February 11 @ 4 PM, KPTC 106
This year marks the 100th anniversary of the first publication of Albert Einstein's prediction of the existence of gravitational waves. The advanced Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory (LIGO) has been designed to search for these waves. We will provide an update.