Our Universe Revealed: Jared Coughlin


Location: 101 Jordan Hall of Science (View on map )

To Infinity and Beyond: An Exploration of Travel Between The Stars

Mr. Jared Coughlin
Graduate Student, Department of Physics, University of Notre Dame

From warp drives to generation ships, science fiction is rife with creative ways that humanity may end up travelling among the stars.  In this talk we explore the feasibility of some of the more popular proposed methods and, assuming that they are possible, what the pros and cons of each may end up being.