S E M I N A R I

Departament d'Astronomia i Astrofísica
Universitat de València

    Reflections on the discovery of pulsars

Jocelyn Bell Burnell

Visiting Professor, Astrophysics, University of Oxford


Saló de Graus de la Facultat de Matemàtiques

Dimecres 10 febrer 2016

16:00


Resum

In this talk I will describe the discovery of pulsars (pulsating radio sources) and will also tell the stories of some 'near misses'. I will conclude by reflecting on what we can learn today from these stories.