Event Horizon Telescope, House Science Committee, May 16, 2019
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On May 16, 2019, The House Committee on Science, Space, & Technology held a hearing titled, "Event Horizon Telescope: The Black Hole Seen Round the World." The event was to discuss the release of the first picture of a black hole, taken by the Event Horizon Telescope.
Invited witnesses were:
Dr. France Córdova
Director, National Science Foundation
Dr. Sheperd Doeleman
Director, Event Horizon Telescope; Center for Astrophysics | Harvard and Smithsonian
Dr. Colin Lonsdale
Director, MIT Haystack Observatory
Dr. Katherine Bouman
Postdoctoral Fellow, Center for Astrophysics | Harvard and Smithsonian
The event's web page is:
The Event Horizon Telescope web site is http://eventhorizontelescope.org/.
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