Midwest relativity meeting scheduled for Oct. 24-25

Author: William G. Gilroy


The University of Notre Dames Center for Astrophysics, Joint Institute for Nuclear Astrophysics (JINA) and Department of Physics will host the 18th annual Midwest Relativity Meeting on Friday and Saturday (Oct. 24-25) at the Jordan Hall of Science.

The meeting will include talks on research papers in such areas as gravity waves and neutron stars, cosmology, alternative gravity, and numerical relativity.

The organizing committee for the meeting includes Grant Mathews, professor of theoretical astrophysics and cosmology; Christopher Kolda, associate professor of theoretical high energy physics; and Xinghai Zhao, a graduate assistant in the Department of Physics.

More information is available at http://www.nd.edu/~astro/MWRM18/ .

Originally published by William G. Gilroy at news.nd.edu on October 20, 2008.