L.Blanchet, C.Bradaschia, V.Ferrari, F.Fidecaro, A.Giazotto, G.Losurdo (school director), F.Menzinger, B.Mours, S.Perus (secretariat)
To teach young physicists and engineers on gravitational waves, their astrophysical sources and on the technologies involved in their detection.
The courses will be devoted to students searching for a degree thesis argument, to PhD and postdoc students.
This year the program will cover the following topics:
|Gravitational waves and detection principles
|Sources of GW
|Post Newtonian formalism
|Black holes coalescence
||Virgo detector tour
|Data analysis: noise, bursts, coalescing binaries, periodic sources
EGO - Virgo Project, via Edoardo Amaldi - Santo Stefano a Macerata - 56021 Cascina, Italy