UM Math Graduate Student Seminar

Eric Ling
University of Miami 

will present

Penrose's Singularity Theorem

Friday, October 29, 2021, 5:00pm
Ungar Building Room 402


Abstract:

In 2020 Roger Penrose (a mathematician) won the Nobel Prize in physics "for the discovery that black hole formation is a robust prediction of the general theory of relativity." In this talk, we will sketch the proof of Penrose's singularity theorem that won him the Nobel Prize.

 


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