Author: dgrav

Our new DGRAV logo

Now that DGRAV is a division of the APS, it’s about time we had an official logo! This logo should be used for any “official” DGRAV business. Many thanks to the talented Kerry G. Johnson for his work in designing our logo. Click on…

EGM19 Best Student Presentation Award

Congratulations to James Mertens of Case Western Reserve University for winning the Best Student Presentation Award at last week’s 19th Eastern Gravity Meeting. James presented Computing Observables in an Inhomogeneous Universe using Numerical Relativity. See more about the Best Student Presentation…

Welcome!

Welcome to the Homepage of the APS Division of Gravitational Physics (DGRAV). Gravitational physics as always been a central player in the development of our understanding of Nature. Beginning with Galileo’s studies of falling objects, to Kepler’s deduction that the…

Announcement of Ideas Lab: Measuring “Big G”

NSF Ideas Lab: Measuring “Big G” Challenge Physics Needs You! We are looking for bold researchers willing to design and undertake new measurements of Newton’s gravitational constant G (“Big G”). No background in the field? No problem! Motivation: The gravitational…

New Special Session at APS April Meeting

Dear GGR members, Please note that a new special plenary session “LIGO@Lunch: Observation of Gravitational Waves from a Binary Black Hole Merger” will be held at 12:33 p.m. on Sunday, April 17, at the APS April Meeting in Salt Lake…

Gordon Research Conference

Relativity and Gravitation: Contemporary Research and Teaching of Einstein’s Physics Meeting website Applications for this meeting must be submitted by May 8, 2016. Albert Einstein published his first paper on gravitation and general relativity 100 years ago. Ten years earlier…

Postdoctoral positions at RIT

Postdoctoral Positions at the Rochester Institute of Technology The Center for Computational Relativity and Gravitation (CCRG) at the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) anticipates filling several postdoctoral positions in the coming year. We are looking for postdoctoral candidates in the…