IV Amazonian Symposium on Physics takes place in Belém

The IV Amazonian Symposium on Physics took place at the Federal University of Pará on 18th - 22nd September 2017. It gathered outstanding scientists in General Relativity and Quantum Field Theory in Curved Spacetimes, discussing many exciting results in these areas. Besides various seminars, oral communications and public lecture, the Symposium celebrated the 100 years of the de Sitter solution and the 60th anniversary of Prof. Atsushi Higuchi.


Carolina Loureiro Benone's Doctoral Exam

Carolina Loureiro Benone defended her Doctoral Thesis entitled "Scalar fields in black hole spacetimes and analogues".  The exam took place at the Federal University of Pará on July 14th 2017. The thesis was supervised by the Grav@zon member Prof. Luís C. B. Crispino. The Board of Examination was composed by Prof. Dr. André Carlos Lehum (UFPA), Prof. Dr. Manuel Eleutério Rodrigues (UFPA), Prof. Dr. Elcio Abdalla (USP) and Prof. Dr. Carla Göbel Burlamaqui de Mello (PUC/RJ). Congratulations Carolina!


Einstein's Lift experiment

Professor Crispino demonstrating the "Einstein's lift", an experiment

built with low cost material by Diogenes L. Brasil, in the Grav@zon meeting on 29th March 2017.


Grav@zon Group

Photo taken after the Grav@zon week meeting on May 17th 2017.


Honorable Mention @ José Leite Lopes Thesis Prize

Caio Macedo's Phd Thesis entitled "Compact Objects in General Relativity and Beyond" received honorable mention in the José Leite Lopes Thesis Award.

This is the second prize received for his Phd Thesis. Congratulations Caio!


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