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Advanced EHT Data Analysis: Time Domain Methods I, Session 1

Advanced EHT Data Analysis: Time Domain Methods I, Session 1

Webinar Overview: Part 1 of the Advanced EHT Data Analysis Series During this first session in the new series, the facilitator discusses astrophysical sources exhibiting incoherent variability in their lightcurves, specifically from the perspective of "compact object”...

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EVOLUTION: The Genius Equation

EVOLUTION: The Genius Equation

EVOLUTION: The Genius Equation, a contemporary documentary,  creates "a new paradigm and explores the untapped resources of our mind, presenting brilliant experts in A.I., neurology, quantum physics, art and much more, reaching from thearchives of antiquity to...

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Astrophysics Empowered by the EHT: Ray Tracing, Session 3

Astrophysics Empowered by the EHT: Ray Tracing, Session 3

Webinar Overview: Part 3 of the Astrophysics Empowered by the EHT Webinar Series This session will cover general relativistic ray tracing (GRRT), a numerical technique for computing physically accurate black hole images from fluid/plasma models of black hole accretion...

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Sean Dougall selected for NASA Arizona Space Grant Internship

Sean Dougall selected for NASA Arizona Space Grant Internship

The project aims to characterize the images of black holes using image-domain feature extraction of the black holes shadow parameters. In short, we want to be able to use the observed accretion flow, or photon ring, around the black hole as a proxy for the size of the...

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PIRE Awarded Large-scale Community Partnership Allocation

PIRE Awarded Large-scale Community Partnership Allocation

In order to support the large computation effort to study black hole accretion physics and explain EHT observations, PIRE submitted a Large-scale Community Partnerships (LSCP) proposal to the Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) for a computation and storage...

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