Résumé / Abstract

Cours de l'IAP / Lectures of the IAP

«  Geometry and physics of black holes 4  »

Eric Gourgoulhon
Obs. Paris (Paris, France)

These lectures introduce some aspects of black hole physics via a geometrical approach. The prerequisite is to have some notions of general relativity, at the level of an introductory course.

* Lecture 4

Evolution and thermodynamics of black holes

The four laws of black hole dynamics
Gravitational collapse
Penrose singularity theorem

Black holes and gravitational waves

Quasi-normal modes of Kerr black holes
Maximum energy radiated in gravitational waves
Binary black hole mergers

vendredi 1 avril 2016 - 14:00
Amphithéâtre Henri Mineur, Institut d'Astrophysique
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