November 26, 2015

‘Is the universe a hologram?’

By Dr Matthias Ihl, Postdoctoral Researcher, Faculty of Science, University of Porto

Abstract: In recent years, progress in our understanding of the physics of black holes, quantum information and string theory have led us to a new paradigm: The holographic universe. In this lecture, Dr  Ihl is going to introduce and discuss some basic concepts related to this new physical idea.