An astrophysicist researcher and lecturer, Peter Raffai is an assistant professor at Eötvös Loránd University‘s Institute of Physics. He has been a member of the LIGO Scientific Collaboration (LSC) since 2007, which is a worldwide community of scientists running the LIGO project. As part of his work as an LSC member, he has been leading the data analysis efforts of the LSC member group called Eötvös Gravity Research Group or EGRG. His current research focuses on cosmological applications of gravitational-wave detections and on solving open questions of physical cosmology.
Eötvös Loránd University, Institute of Physics