Speaker: diverse
For the first time, gravitational waves from a black hole merger have been observed. This conference organized by the Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics takes place in Hanover. It will cover the current developments in searching for these signals and their relevance to astrophysics and fundamental physics. [more]

LISA Pathfinder Press Conference

Press Conference
Media representatives are cordially invited to a press conference in Hanover about the first results from the LISA Pathfinder mission. LISA Pathfinder is an ESA satellite mission which tests core elements of a gravitational-wave observatory in space. [more]
The workshop will bring together theoretical physicists working on different approaches to quantum gravity (with an interest in early universe cosmology) and cosmologists studying fundamental aspects of cosmological models (and interested in quantum gravity effects in the early universe). [more]

Die Nacht, die Wissen schafft 2016

Open Day
On November 12, 2016, the Albert Einstein Institute, together with many other institutes in Hannover, opens its doors for the public from 6 pm until midnight. [more]

Jürgen Ehlers Spring School 2017

Spring School
The University of Potsdam and the Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics (Albert Einstein Institute) offer a crash course on General Relativity and its astrophysical applications. [more]

March for Science

Demonstration
The March for Science is an international movement taking place on April 22 in many cities all over the world. It’s a demonstration for the value of science, facts, and scientific evidence in times of “alt-facts”. [more]
The AEI in Potsdam takes part in the Future Day. Our guests will learn what astronomers and astrophysicists already know about the universe and what they still want to find out. [more]
You are curious and always have wanted to know why the Universe is the way it is? Black holes, laser light and experiments are your passion? If that's the case, studying physics might just be your thing. On April 27, the Albert Einstein Institute Hannover invites to the Zukunftstag where you can experience what the life of physicists is like. [more]

Potsdam Science Day

Potsdam Science Day
On May 13, 2017, the Science Park Potsdam-Golm hosts the 5th Potsdam Science Day. The AEI will participate together with 39 other research institutes, universities and schools. [more]

Einsteins Gravitationswellen

Family Day
Family Day about the Big Bang, black holes and gravitational waves at the Historisches Museum Hanover. Exhibits and presentations about the research at the Albert Einstein Institute. [more]

Gravitational Waves at the IdeenExpo 2017

fair
Our booth in Hall 9 at the Hannover fair grounds features exciting exhibits and information about gravitational waves. Daily from 9 am to 6 pm, 10th of June to 18th of June. [more]

Open Day at GEO600

Open Day
Visit the gravitational-wave detector near Sarstedt and experience cutting-edge research at first hand. [more]

Online livestream coverage of the GRACE Follow-On launch

Online
  • Date: May 22, 2018
  • Time: 20:30 - 22:15
  • Speaker: diverse
  • Location: online
Livestreams about the rocket launch of the geodesy mission GRACE Follow-On [more]
Closed workshop about gravitational-wave astronomy. [more]

November der Wissenschaft (November of Science) 2018 in Hannover

Öffentlicher Vortrag
Wissenschaft zum Erleben, Staunen, Mitmachen für große und kleine Wissenschaftsfans. [more]
Eine Busreise zum Gravitationswellen-Detektor GEO600. Voranmeldung zwingend erforderlich. [more]

Die Nacht, die Wissen schafft (Night of Science) 2018

Public Event
What are scientists at AEI Hannover and at the Leibniz Universität Hannover working on? [more]
Eine Busreise zum Gravitationswellen-Detektor GEO600. Voranmeldung zwingend erforderlich. [more]

Zukunftstag 2019 am AEI Hannover

Public Event
The “Future Day” (Zukunftstag) for girls and boys at AEI Hannover. [more]

Listen to the Universe

Visit of GEO600
Talk about gravitational-wave astronomy and visit of the GEO600 gravitational-wave detector GEO600 near Sarstedt (in German) on 24th of July 2019. This event is part of the Hörregion Hannover. [more]
Event as part of the WinterUNI of Leibniz Universität Hannover for students of grades 10-13. [more]
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