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Title: Hawking and Black Holes: Earlier Work by Hawking and Related Astronomical Observations
Originating Office: IAS
Speaker: Wong, Michael Kwok Yee
Issue Date: 3-Jun-2006
Event Date: 3-Jun-2006
Group/Series/Folder: Record Group 8.15 - Institute for Advanced Study
Series 3 - Audio-visual Materials
Location: 8.15:3 box 1.1
Notes: Perspectives on the Origin of the Universe Lecture Series.
Abstract: This talk by Dr Michael Kwok-Yee Wong of HKUST targets at secondary-school students interested in knowing more about gravity and cosmology. Dr Wong provides the basic but necessary background information on general relativity, black holes and the nature of space and time, with an emphasis on the work of Stephen Hawking.
Duration: 68 min.
Appears in Series:8.15:3 - Audio-visual Materials
3.8:6 - Audio-visual Materials
Videos for Public -- Distinguished Lectures