GR: 100 years old and still full of surprises

Location: 
MAM-111
Date: 
Tue, 08/09/2015 - 12:00 - 13:00
Speaker: 
Jeff Murugan

In the spirit of celebration of the centennial of Einstein's landmark 1915 theory of GR, I will review some of its development in the light of the other idea who's centennial it is this year, Noether's theorem. The talk will be broadly accessible and very suited for undergraduates as well.