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Neutron star mergers: gravitational waves and nucleosynthesis of heavy elements Eli Waxman, Avishay Gal Yam, Eran Ofek, Doron Kushnir

Sunday, December 3, 2017 - 13:00 to 14:00 Auditorium

: In this special event, motivated by the 2017 Physics Nobel prize and the recent first detection of a neutron star merger via both gravitational waves and electromagnetic radiation, we will review the recent discovery and its implications.