A third detection of gravitational waves, ripples in space and time, has been made. As was the case with the first two detections, the waves were generated when two black holes merged to form a larger black hole.
Yearly Archives: 2017
On Thursday May 18 the Virgo collaboration will organize a one-day workshop at EGO to allow young researchers (PhD students and postdocs) to enter into contact with more senior researchers and to exchange about gravitational waves
The LIGO Scientific Collaboration and the Virgo collaboration have drafted a right of reply in response to the article http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2017/02/european-gravitational-wave-detector-falters published on February 16, 2017 by Science Magazine. The text released can be found below: Letter-to-Science-v3 Last updated: Thursday, March 23, 2017
The issue n. 32 of h is out! by Massimiliano Razzano (University of Pisa and INFN-Pisa) “h – The Gravitational Voice” is an internal publication of the European Gravitational Observatory (EGO) and the Virgo Collaboration. This is the content of the Issue n. 32 (December 2016) Virgo in poetry A lot of prizes Exhibitions Books […]