At the ALMA observatory in the Chilean Atacama desert to capture first image of a black hole

All about VLBI - EHT - GMVA from ALMA Control Room #FirstPictureOfBlackHole #EHT

Geplaatst door ALMA Observatory op donderdag 6 april 2017
ALMA Observatory Facebook Live – Apr 6, 2017

Dr. Ciriaco Goddi, BlackHoleCam Project Scientist from Radboud University and member of the Event Horizon Telescope team, explains what a black hole is. Along with the ALMA VLBI friend Violette Impellizzeri and the ALMA Phasing Project (APP) lead scientist Geoff Crew, the trio explains the purpose of observations at ALMA as part of the global network of the Event Horizon Telescope, which have the goal of imaging super-massive black holes.

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