Dimitrios Psaltis | The Black Hole Test

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Dimitrios Psaltis | The Black Hole Test || Radcliffe Institute

As part of the 2016–2017 Fellows’ Presentation Series at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Dimitrios Psaltis ’17 explores Einstein's General Theory of Relativity and its implication for black holes and neutron stars. Psaltis is one of the key members of the Event Horizon Telescope, which will obtain the first-ever picture of an astrophysical black hole.

Psaltis is a professor of astronomy and physics at the University of Arizona and is the 2016–2017 Shutzer Fellow at the Radcliffe Institute