Black Holes and Nilpotent Orbits

  • Pietro Giuseppe FréEmail author
Part of the Theoretical and Mathematical Physics book series (TMP)


When on September 14th 2015 the gravitational wave signal emitted 1.5 billion year ago by two coalescing black stars was detected at LIGO I and LIGO II, we not only obtained a new spectacular confirmation of General Relativity but we actually saw the dynamical process of formation of the most intriguing objects populating the Universe, namely black holes.


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  1. 1.Pietra MarazziItaly

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