Theoretical Cosmology Meetings
Weekly meeting on theoretical cosmology research, mainly supported by our STFC consolidated grant, covering the very early universe, modified gravity, and dark energy. We meet Wednesdays from 1-2pm in DS 2.08.
Organiser: Matteo Fasiello, Obinna Umeh
Show past events
- Lucas Pinol(Institut d’Astrophysique de Paris, France) on 7th Oct 2020 1:00:pm Title: || Abstract: ||
- Maheshwari, Shubham (University of Groningen) on 14th Oct 2020 1:00:pm Title: Stable, non-singular bouncing universe with only a scalar mode || Abstract: || In this paper, we study a class of higher derivative, non-local gravity which admits homogeneous and isotropic non-singular, bouncing universes in the absence of matter. At the linearized level, the theory propagates only a scalar degree of freedom, and no vector or...
- Pierre Auclair(Universit ́e de Paris, and Astroparticule et Cosmologie,Paris, France) on 28th Oct 2020 1:00:pm Title: || Abstract: ||
- Alice di Tucci (MPI Potsdam) on 11th Nov 2020 1:00:pm