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Here you will get the most recent news from our division Observational Relativity and Cosmology. You can find all news from the Albert Einstein Institute on our press office pages.

Discovery marks first cosmic event observed in both gravitational waves and light

First observation of gravitational waves from merging neutron stars

October 16, 2017

Discovery marks first cosmic event observed in both gravitational waves and light [more]
Internationaler Workshop von LIGO- und Virgo-Expert*innen in Berlin

Bessere Vorhersagen für die Zukunft der Gravitationswellen-Astronomie

October 11, 2017

Internationaler Workshop von LIGO- und Virgo-Expert*innen in Berlin [more]
Congratulations from the Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics in Potsdam and Hannover, and the Leibniz Universität Hannover

Nobel Prize awarded to gravitational wave researchers

October 03, 2017

Congratulations from the Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics in Potsdam and Hannover, and the Leibniz Universität Hannover [more]
Another pair of merging black holes observed: This time, three large detectors have caught the gravitational wave

Three ears listen even more accurately than two

September 27, 2017

Another pair of merging black holes observed: This time, three large detectors have caught the gravitational wave [more]
AEI Hannover researcher receives Max Planck Society award for his dissertation

Otto Hahn Medal for Dr. Colin Clark

June 27, 2017

AEI Hannover researcher receives Max Planck Society award for his dissertation [more]
Results confirm new population of black holes

LIGO observes a third gravitational wave signal

June 01, 2017

Results confirm new population of black holes [more]
Newly established Max Planck Independent Research Group in Hannover

Exploring colliding black holes and neutron stars

February 28, 2017

Newly established Max Planck Independent Research Group in Hannover
With the help of tens of thousands of volunteers the distributed computing project Einstein@Home discovers 13 new gamma-ray pulsars

One Dozen and One Neutron Stars

January 11, 2017

With the help of tens of thousands of volunteers the distributed computing project Einstein@Home discovers 13 new gamma-ray pulsars [more]
AEI Scientist Maria Alessandra Papa, together with three LSC colleagues, will accept the award on behalf of the LIGO Scientific Collaboration on December 12, 2016, in a ceremony in Washington DC

Honouring the detection of gravitational waves: LIGO Scientific Collaboration among the “2016 Top 100 Global Thinkers”

December 12, 2016

AEI Scientist Maria Alessandra Papa, together with three LSC colleagues, will accept the award on behalf of the LIGO Scientific Collaboration on December 12, 2016, in a ceremony in Washington DC [more]
 
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