April 27 Indoor Meeting: Stephen Hawking and his work

Location: NCSU Crafts Center (directions)
Date: April 27, 2018
Time: 7:30-9:30pm

Abstract:
Stephen Hawking and his work: One possible view.

Steve Christensen, RAC
Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy
UNC-Chapel Hill

Abstract
Steve met Hawking in 1972 and much of his research has been in similar fields, in particular, the nature of black holes. Steve will talk about his interactions with Hawking and his collaborators, his discoveries, and what still needs to be understood related to his work.

RAC Business:
After the presentation, we will discuss additional RAC business.

We will then adjourn for dinner at a Sammy's Tap and Grill on Avent Ferry Rd.