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News

June 15, 2016

GW151226: Observation of Gravitational Waves from a 22-Solar-Mass Binary Black Hole Coalescence

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February 18, 2016

The Right Place At The Right Spacetime

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February 11, 2016

Observation of Gravitational Waves from a Binary Black Hole Merger

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Conferences and Workshops

Past Conferences

Gravitational-wave Physics and Astronomy Workshop (GWPAW)

Milwaukee, 26-29 January 2011

The Gravitational-wave Physics and Astronomy Workshop brought together experts in gravitational waves, astronomy and computational astrophysics to address open questions in gravitational-wave astronomy.

Most of the talks and posters are avalaible to download. You can also watch videos of some of the talks.

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Gravitational Wave Tests of Alternative Theories of Gravity in the Advanced Detector Era

Milwaukee, May 26th and 27th 2010

Gravitational wave tests of the theory of gravity have the potential to shed light on some of the most profound challenges facing physics today: from explanations of cosmic acceleration and dark matter to the reconciliation of gravity and quantum theory.

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8th Gravitational Wave Data Analysis Workshop (GWDAW-8)

Milwaukee, December 17th and 20th 2003

The Gravitational Wave Data Analysis Workshop is an annual meeting devoted to data analysis for current and future gravitational wave detectors, studies of potential gravitational wave sources, and detector physics. This workshop was hosted by UWM's LSC Group.

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