[W55] Isabel Cordero-Carrión: Recent Detections of Gravitational Waves

Wednesday 13 December 2017. 15:00 GMT

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Recent Detections of Gravitational Waves

Isabel Cordero-Carrión
Universitat de València, Spain

Joel Jones-Pérez

After introducing the existence of Gravitational Waves in General Relativity and some of the most promising sources, I will discuss the recent detections of Gravitational Waves during the last observation run of the LIGO and Virgo interferometers and the most important conclusions we can derive from them.

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