Apr 10, 2014

Tamara Bogdanovic, Georgia Tech - School of Physics

""Supermassive black hole binaries: The Search Continues""

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Gravitationally bound supermassive black hole binaries are thought to be a natural product of galactic mergers and growth of the large scale structure in the universe. They however remain observationally elusive, thus raising a question about characteristic observational signatures associated with these systems. In my talk I will discuss current theoretical understanding and latest advances made in observational searches for supermassive black hole binaries.

Event Details

Apr 10, 2014


4421 Sterling Hall

Coffee served at 3:30pm; talk starts at 3:45pm

Speaker Host:
Audra Hernandez

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