Kin-Wang Ng - Academia Sinica, Taiwan

Mon, 03/04/2019 - 2:10pm
Pupin Hall Theory Center, 8th Floor


"Inflation, primordial black holes, and gravitational waves"

We discuss the production of primordial black holes and associated gravitational waves in inflation models. These primordial black holes may constitute the dark matter and the associated gravitational waves may be detectable by pulsar timing arrays and gravity-wave interferometry experiments.

About the speaker

Kin-Wang Ng's research interest involve particle astrophysics and cosmology, early universe, inflationary cosmology and quantum fluctuations, dark matter and cosmic microwave background.

More details on Kin-Wang's research can be found here.