Category: DGRAV Announcements

Postdoctoral Position at the AEI Hannover

We invite applications for a vacant Post-Doc position at the Albert Einstein Institute (AEI, Max-Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics) in Hannover in the “10m Prototype Interferometer Facility Group”. This facility offers a unique experimental environment for testing technologies for future…

New Position for Program Director at NSF

Dear Colleagues, I would like to announce the opening of a position at NSF Division of Undergraduate Education (DUE). The position is for a permanent full-time Program Director and the ideal candidate will have expertise in physics, physics undergraduate education…

PhD Positions at Texas Tech University

There is a new gravity group at Texas Tech University (TTU): Professors Alessandra Corsi (started August 2014) and Benjamin Owen (starting January 2015) work on gravitational wave data analysis, and Owen also does theoretical work on sources of gravitational waves.…

ICTS-Simons Fellows Program at the International Center for Theoretical Sciences, Bangalore

The International Centre for Theoretical Sciences (ICTS), Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR) invites applications for the ICTS Simons Fellows Program. This program, funded by a targeted grant to ICTS by the Simons Foundation, is aimed at attracting world-leading young…

Aspen summer workshop on computation/systematics/inference for pulsar-timing arrays

Dear colleagues: This year, the summer program at the Aspen Center for Physics includes a four-week workshop (May 24-June 21) on “CSI PTA: Computation, Systematics, and Inference for Pulsar-Timing Arrays, and Beyond.” Applications to attend are due by January 31…

Microphysics in Computational Relativistic Astrophysics

We would like to announce the next Workshop on Microphysics In Computational Relativistic Astrophysics MICRA 2015 will be held in Stockholm, Sweden, August 17 – 21, 2015. http://compact-merger.astro.su.se/MICRA2015/ Please mark your calendars! MICRA is an interdisciplinary workshop that will bring…

Celebrate GR100 at the April Meeting

Dear GGR member, The upcoming APS April meeting (11-14 April 2015 in Baltimore) will have the Centennial of General Relativity as its major theme. Please help us celebrate by joining us in Baltimore! Registration and abstract submission are open. The Abstract…

Extreme Gravity Workshop in Bozeman, Montana, August 20th – 22nd 2015

Announcing the Extreme Gravity Workshop in Bozeman, Montana, August 20th – 22nd 2015 The eXtreme Gravity Institute at Montana State University will host a discussion workshop devoted to astrophysical systems where relativistic gravitational effects can not be ignored: *   Neutron…

GGR Newly Elected Fellows

The Topical Group in Gravitation is pleased to announce its newest APS Fellows: Duncan Brown For leadership in all aspects of the search for gravitational wave signals from compact binary coalescences, including algorithms, waveform templates, pipelines, statistical interpretation, and connection…

15th British Gravity (BritGrav) Meeting, 20–21 April 2015 at the University of Birmingham

The 15th British Gravity (BritGrav) Meeting will be held on 20–21 April 2015 at the University of Birmingham, organised by the Gravitational Physics Group. The meeting covers all areas of gravity, classical and quantum, including astrophysics, cosmology, mathematical general relativity, gravitational-wave data analysis and instrumentation.…