2017 ~ Present| Section - VVQ

Gravitational Wave Astrophysics

GOALS: To work with the Numerical Relativity and LIGO groups at Georgia Tech in simulations and data analysis of sources of gravitational waves such as the merger of black holes and/or neutron stars.

METHODS & TECHNOLOGIES: High Performance Computing, Distributed Systems, Social Networks, Cloud Computing, Multi-media Web Applications, Databases, 3D Visualization, Graphics, User Interface Design. 

RESEARCH/DESIGN ISSUES: Numerical simulations of compact object mergers; Signal data analysis; Data visualization; High performance computing.

MEETING TIME: Fri, 1:55-2:45

ADVISORS: Pablo Laguna (Physics), Deirdre Shoemaker (Physics), Laura Cadonati (Physics).

MAJORS, PREPARATION AND INTERESTS:

PHYS, MATH, CS, CSE, Applied MATH

Calculus, Physics, Matlab, Unix, Python

CONTACT: Prof. Pablo Laguna, plaguna@gatech.edu