We have detected gravitational waves. We did it! (*)

Friday, February 12, 2016

(*) Courtesy of the LIGO Scientific Collaboration and the Virgo Collaboration.

Kudos to current and past members of the University of Mississippi LIGO Team who helped achieve this momentous result.

Undergraduate students:

Jefferey Atkinson
Daniel Duddleston
Hunter Gabbard
Jared Wofford

Graduate students:

Mohammad (Reza) Afrough
Cody Arceneaux
Jericho Cain
Jun-Qi Guo
Brooke Rankins
John Rock

Post-doctoral researchers:

Alexander Dietz
Shivaraj Kandhasamy
Jocelyn Read

Visiting Scholars:

Martina Adamo
Fabrizia Canfora
Olmo Cerri
Domizia Chericoni
Camillo Cocchieri
Enrico Petrillo
Michele Mancarella
Alessandro Manzotti
Giovanni Rabuffo
Laura Torino
Daniele Trifiro
Michele Valentini

Faculty:

Vitor Cardoso
Marco Cavaglia
Katherine Dooley

IT HAS BEEN A LONG ROAD…BUT SO WORTH IT! MANY THANKS TO YOU ALL!