The Center for Computational Relativity and Gravitation (CCRG) is a COS Research Center and a Research Center of Excellence at Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) dedicated to research at the frontiers of numerical relativity and relativistic astrophysics, gravitational-wave physics, its connection to experiments and observations, and high-performance computation and scientific visualization. 

The CCRG includes faculty, postdoctoral researchers, and students across several several departments and colleges at RIT, as well as affiliate researchers, external collaborators, and visiting scientists. The CCRG has many active externally funded projects and operates state-of-the-art laboratories in high-performance computation and visualization. Read more ...

Upcoming events

Seminar: Special CCRG Seminar- Abhishek Agarwal
Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 12:30pm
Location: Carlson Auditorium (CAR 76-1125)
Speaker: Dr. Abhishek Agarwal
Institution: Physical Review Letters
Lunch: CCRG Lunch - Higher-order spin effects in inspiralling compact binaries
Thursday, February 5, 2015 - 12:30pm
Location: 78-2015
Speaker: Sylvain Nicolas Marsat
Lunch: CCRG Lunch- Characteristic Signatures of Accretion onto Supermassive Black Hole Binaries
Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 12:00pm
Location: 78-2015
Speaker: Brian Farris
Institution: Center for Cosmology and Particle Physics at New York University