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PERIMETER INSTITUTE RECORDED SEMINAR ARCHIVE

General Relativity 5 - The Black Hole
Speaker(s): Michael Burns
Abstract: The anatomy of a black hole.
Learning Outcomes:
• What are the mass requirements for a star to become a black hole?
• The anatomy of a Schwarzschild black hole, including the singularity and the event horizon.
• What a traveller would experience if he orbited a black hole, or had the bad luck to fall through the event horizon.
Date: 02/08/2006 - 9:15 am
Collection: ISSYP Virtual
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