Séminaire de Physique Théorique

Gyroscopic gravitational memory from binary systems

by Dr Ali Seraj (Université Libre de Bruxelles)

Salle 1180, bâtiment E2 (Salle des séminaires )

Salle 1180, bâtiment E2

Salle des séminaires


I will review the "gyroscopic gravitational memory”, the permanent effect of gravitational waves on freely-falling distant gyroscopes. Then, I will compute this effect for gravitational waves created by binary systems in the post-Newtonian approximation.