S.I.G.M.A. Seminar

The shape of black holes

Lan-Hsuan Huang (University of Connecticut)

Friday, September 15, 2017 12:20 pm
MONT 111

Black holes have been featured in movies and science fiction as some mysterious objects in our universe, but this concept arises naturally in general relativity to describe a place in space with strong gravitation. We will present the mathematical models for black holes and discuss the Hawking black hole topology theorem that a black hole must be spherical.