CIFAR Massey Talk 2018: Solving the mystery of fast radio bursts

CHIME Pathfinder
Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Every day, as many as 1,000 extremely fast and powerful bursts of radio waves flash out of the sky from beyond our galaxy, and we know very little about them.

Join Victoria Kaspi, Director of CIFAR’s Gravity & the Extreme Universe program, as she explains what we know, and describes a revolutionary new Canadian radio telescope that will soon help us solve the puzzle.

Doors open at 6:30pm.

Who can attend: Everyone
Fee: Tickets are free for students with a valid student ID, $20 for general admission.
Organized by: Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (CIFAR)
Location: Isabel Bader Theatre, Victoria College, 93 Charles Street W, Toronto, ON  (Museum Subway, East exit)