The Black Hole Initiative (BHI) is an interdisciplinary center at Harvard University involving a collaboration between Principal Investigators (PIs) from the fields of Astronomy (Sheperd Doeleman, Avi Loeb and Ramesh Narayan), Physics (Andrew Strominger), Mathematics (Shing-Tung Yau) and Philosophy (Peter Galison).
The BHI is the first worldwide center to focus on the study of black holes.
What Is Inside a Black Hole?
The Story of the Event Horizon Telescope: "Portrait of a Shadow"
Senior Faculty, Black Hole Initiative
William Caspar Graustein Professor of Mathematics
Shing-Tung Yau has made fundamental contributions to differential geometry which have influenced a wide range of scientific disciplines, including astronomy and theoretical physics.