Talks: El cosmos medieval

Title
Armilar esphere. Books of wisdom of astronomy of King Alfonso X the Wise.
By
Roberto Emparan, ICREA-ICCUB
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Time
Area
Cosmology
Gravitation
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Roberto Emparan

ICREA Research Professor in the Institute f Cosmos Sciences - Department of Quantum Physics and Astrophysics at the University of Barcelona  
His research focuses on the study of gravity, the structure of space-time, black holes, both in the classical and quantum. He has published over 100 research articles and given over 150 invited lectures and talks on black holes, string theory and cosmology. He has been a visiting scholar at numerous universities worldwide (Cambridge, Stanford, Kyoto, Munich, etc.). In 2016 was awarded an Advanced Grant from the European Research Council (research projects and competitive single most prestigious in Europe) to develop a new approach to the study of black holes. After receiving his doctorate in physics at the University of the Basque Country (1995), he worked as a postdoctoral researcher at the University of California, Santa Barbara (1996-97) at the University of Durham in the UK (1998-99) and CERN (European Center for Nuclear Research) in Geneva (2002-03). Since 2003 Research Professor ICREA (Catalan Institution for Research and Advanced Studies) at the Department of Quantum Physics and Astrophysics at the University of Barcelona.  

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Entrevista amb Roberto Emparan

On the occasion of the anniversary of the publication of the Einstein's article about the General Theory of Relativity on December 2, 2015.

3rd time of the program, minute 3

By
Roberto Emparan, ICREA-ICCUB
Time
Radio & TV
Cosmology
Gravitation

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De la teoria de la relativitat

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On the occasion of the anniversary of the publication of the Einstein's article about the General Theory of Relativity on December 2, 2015.

3rd time of the program, minute 3

Interview
Author
Roberto Emparan, ICREA-ICCUB
Source
De boca a orella, Ràdio4
Language
CA
ES
Cosmology
Gravitation
Audios

¿Qué hay dentro de un agujero negro?

Resum

Interview with the physicist Roberto Emparan talking about black holes characteristicsand how science tries to define their nature.

Interview
Author
Roberto Emparan, ICREA-ICCUB
Source
La mecánica del caracol, eitb.eus
Language
ES
Cosmology
Gravitation
Cover of the book "Iluminando el lado oscuro del universo", R. Emparan
Books & Handbooks

Iluminando el lado oscuro del universo

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El descobriment de les ones gravitatòries -el peculiar so de dos forats negres que xoquen i es fonen un amb altre- canviarà la nostra manera d'imaginar l'univers: a partir d'ara escoltarem la seva

Monograph
Author
Roberto Emparan, ICREA-ICCUB
Source
Editorial Ariel
Language
ES
Cosmology
Gravitation