Astronomers capture first image of black hole

University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) contribute to paradigm-shifting observations of the gargantuan black hole at the heart of distant galaxy Messier 87. The Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) — a planet-scale array of eight ground-based radio telescopes forged through international collaboration — was designed to capture images of a black hole. Read More …

 Boris Computational Spintronics software released by JHI lecturer

Boris is a multi-physics software designed by JHI lecturer Dr Serban Lepadatu, to solve three-dimensional magnetisation dynamics problems, coupled with a self-consistent charge and spin transport solver, heat flow solver with temperature-dependent material parameters, and mechanical stress-strain solver in arbitrary multi-layered structures and shapes. The software is intended for research Read More …

The Jeremiah Horrocks Lecture – 5th March

Speaker Professor John D. Barrow FRS, Professor of Mathematical Sciences at Cambridge University and Director of the Millennium Mathematics Project Tuesday 5th March 2019 7.00pm Darwin Lecture Theatre University of Central Lancashire Lecture poster: JHI Lecture March 2019 Abstract We will explain the concept of the expanding universe – what exactly is Read More …