• 2021 May 18

# BHI Colloquium

1:30pm to 2:30pm

## Location:

Giacomo Fragione (Astronomy) - Northwestern University (CIERA)

Title: Intermediate-mass black holes: love it or list it

Abstract: Very little is known about the formation, evolution and demographics of the...

• 2021 May 11

# BHI Colloquium

1:30pm to 2:30pm

## Location:

Ollie Burke (Physics) - Max Planck Institute

Title: Constraining the spin parameter of near-extremal black holes using LISA

Abstract: It has been shown in the past that extreme mass ratio inspirals (EMRIs),...

• 2021 May 04

# BHI Colloquium

1:30pm to 2:30pm

## Location:

Aaron Zimmerman (Physics) - University of Texas

Title: Testing the nature of black holes: towards precision ringdown tests

Abstract: The final phase of gravitational radiation from black hole binaries is the ...

• 2021 Apr 27

# BHI Colloquium

1:30pm to 2:30pm

## Location:

Jared Speck (Mathematics) - Vanderbilt University

Title: Cosmological Singularities in General Relativity: The Complete Sub-Critical Regime

Abstract: The celebrated theorems of Hawking and Penrose show that...

• 2021 Apr 20

# BHI Colloquium

1:30pm to 2:30pm

## Location:

Martin Taylor (Mathematics) - Imperial College

Title: The nonlinear stability of the Schwarzschild family of black holes

Abstract: I will present a theorem on the full finite codimension nonlinear...

• 2021 Apr 06

# BHI Colloquium

1:30pm to 2:30pm

## Location:

Adam Pound (Physics) - University of Southampton

Title: Gravitational-wave astronomy and the two-body problem in its small-mass-ratio limit

Abstract: Gravitational-wave detectors have revolutionized our...

• 2021 Mar 30

# BHI Colloquium

1:30pm

## Location:

Ruth Daly (Astronomy) - Penn State University

Title: Black Hole Spin and Accretion Disk Properties obtained with a New Method for 750+ Sources

Abstract: Four types of black hole system will be...

• 2021 Mar 23

# BHI Colloquium

1:30pm

## Location:

Lydia Patton (Philosophy) - Virginia Tech

Title: Population Synthesis in Gravitational-Wave Astrophysics

Abstract: Population synthesis in astrophysics “does not have direct analogues in other fields of science...

• 2021 Mar 09

# BHI Colloquium

1:30pm to 2:30pm

## Location:

Gabriele Benomio (Mathematics) - Princeton University

Title: A new instability for higher dimensional black holes

Abstract: In contrast with the classical stability of stationary, asymptotically flat black holes...

• 2021 Mar 02

# BHI Colloquium

1:30pm to 2:30pm

## Location:

Stephanie LaMassa (Astronomy) - Space Telescope Science Institute

Title: Insights into the Feeding Habits of Supermassive Black Holes from “Changing-Look” AGN...