Past Events

  • 2021 Nov 01

    BHI Colloquium

    11:00am to 12:00pm

    Ken Ng (Astronomy) - MIT

    Title: Tracing the high-redshift binary black hole populations using the next-generation gravitational-wave detectors...

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  • 2021 Oct 18

    BHI Colloquium

    11:00am to 12:00pm

    Christina Eilers (Astronomy) - MIT

    Title: The Formation and Growth of Supermassive Black Holes

    Abstract: The existence of luminous quasars hosting supermassive black holes within the first billion years of cosmic history challenges our understanding of black hole growth. An important piece of the puzzle is the lifetime of quasars - the time that galaxies shine as active quasars and during which the bulk of the black hole growth occurs - but to date its value remains uncertain by several...

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