PIRSA:11010115

The Event Horizon Telescope: Imaging Black Hole Horizons

APA

Broderick, A. (2011). The Event Horizon Telescope: Imaging Black Hole Horizons. Perimeter Institute. https://pirsa.org/11010115

MLA

Broderick, Avery. The Event Horizon Telescope: Imaging Black Hole Horizons. Perimeter Institute, Jan. 31, 2011, https://pirsa.org/11010115

BibTex

          @misc{ pirsa_11010115,
            doi = {},
            url = {https://pirsa.org/11010115},
            author = {Broderick, Avery},
            keywords = {Cosmology},
            language = {en},
            title = {The Event Horizon Telescope: Imaging Black Hole Horizons},
            publisher = {Perimeter Institute},
            year = {2011},
            month = {jan},
            note = {PIRSA:11010115 see, \url{https://pirsa.org}}
          }
          

Abstract

Black holes are associated with a variety of the most extreme and counter-intuitive phenomena in astronomy and physics. However, despite the passage of nearly 40 years since the discovery of the first strong black hole candidate, we have scant evidence that general relativity provides an accurate description of gravity in the immediate vicinity of astrophysical black holes. Over the next few years this will change dramatically.