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David Neilsen is visiting (15-21/9)

Prof. D. Neilsen (BYU) is visiting the AEI between the 15th and the 21st of September. A seminar will be delivered.

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Olivie Sarbach and Manuel Tiglio in visit (8-10/10)

Prof. O. Sarbach and Prof. M. Tiglio will be visiting the AEI between the 8th and 10th of October. Two seminars will be delivered.

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Cosimo Bambi comes for a visit (10-11/09)

Dr. Cosimo Bambi (TU Munich) will be at the AEI for a visit. He will deliver a talk on 11/09.

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Pedro Marronetti comes for a visit (10-11/09)

Prof. Pedro Marronetti (NSF) will be at the AEI for a visit. He will deliver a talk on 10/09.

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Sean McWilliams comes for a visit (26-31/8)

Sean McWilliams (Princeton) will be at the AEI for a visit between 26/8 and 31/8. He will deliver two seminars.

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Public outreach movie in German

A German translation of the public-outreach movie on the recent breakthrough made at the AEI has been produced and can be viewed at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pXjbYA5mSFo The original English version can instead be found at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ow9JCXy1QdY These movies, together with other non-official … Continue reading

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Seth Hopper joins the group as new postdoc

Dr. Seth Hopper joins the numerical-relativity group as new postdoc working on binary black holes. Dr.Hopper has just received his PhD from the University of North Carolina with a thesis on “Gravitational Waveforms of Extreme Mass Ratio Inspirals”.

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Breakthrough Study Confirms Cause of Short Gamma-Ray Bursts

A simulation performed on our supercomputer cluster shows that the collision oftwo neutron stars can naturally produce the magnetic structures thought to power the high-speed particle jets associated with short gamma-ray bursts (GRBs). The study provides the most detailed glimpse of … Continue reading

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Cluster day 2011 at the AEI: April 5th

Following the tradition started a few years ago, the members of the Numerical Relativity Group and of the IT Department would like to invite you to the 2011 edition of the Cluster-Day@AEI. As in the past, the meeting is meant … Continue reading

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SFB/TR7 spring meeting: Feb 21-22

The group is hosting the spring meeting of the SFB/TR7. More information can be found here

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