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Southampton Campus of Stony Brook University Chancellors Hall

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239 Montauk Highway
Southampton, NY 11968 United States

October 2018

Probing the Universe with LIGO: A Nobel Prize Winning Project

October 10 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Southampton Campus of Stony Brook University Chancellors Hall, 239 Montauk Highway
Southampton, NY 11968 United States
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Montauk Observatory, Stony Brook University and Brookhaven National Laboratory are honored to host this presentation by 2017 Nobel Laureate, Dr. Rainer Weiss, who will discuss his interesting (and sometimes amusing) history, as well as the history of the LIGO project, of gravitational waves and their significance to our understanding of the Universe, and his vision for the future of gravitational wave astronomy. The lecture will be followed by a reception.…

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