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MRM28 Best Student Presentation Award

Congratulations to Maya Fishbach of the University of Chicago for winning the Best Student Presentation Award at this month’s 28th Midwest Relativity Meeting. Maya presented A standard siren measurement of the Hubble constant from GW170817 without the electromagnetic counterpart. See more about…

EGM21 Best Student Presentation Awards

Congratulations to Laura Johnson of Case Western Reserve University and Oliver Janssen of New York University for winning the Best Student Presentation Awards at this month’s 21st Eastern Gravity Meeting. Laura presented Partially Massless Decoupling Limit of Massive Gravity, and Oliver presented The…

PCGM34 Best Student Presentation Award

Congratulations to Maria (Masha) Okounkova of Caltech for winning the Best Student Presentation Award at last week’s 34th Pacific Coast Gravity Meeting. Masha presented On choosing the start time of binary black hole ringdown. See more about the Best Student Presentation Awards and the past…

EGM20 Best Student Presentation Awards

Congratulations to Beatrice Bonga of Penn State and Rahul Kashyap of U Mass Dartmouth for winning the Best Student Presentation Awards at this month’s 20th Eastern Gravity Meeting. Beatrice presented On the Conceptual Confusion in the Notion of Transverse-Traceless Modes, and Rahul…

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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…

IUPAP Relativity & Gravitation Young Scientist Award

Dear Colleagues Nominations for the 2015 IUPAP General Relativity and Gravitation Young Scientist Prize are now open. NOTE: The primary nominator must be a member of the International Society on General Relativity and Gravitation (ISGRG) but the nominee and seconders…