Conference talk Pilar Ruiz-Lapente

Speaker: 
Pilar Ruiz-Lapente
Title: 
Type Ia supernovae : progenitors and the determination of dark energy
Abstract: 

I will give a brief update of the use of SNe Ia to determine the nature of dark energy.
In a second part of the talk, I will show how much has been learnt about the progenitors of SNe Ia by searching for the binary system that gives rise to these explosions.

Date: 
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 14:00 - 14:45