**UM Math Graduate Student Seminar**

Eric Ling*University of Miami ***will present**

**Penrose's Singularity Theorem**

Friday, October 29, 2021, 5:00pm

Ungar Building Room 402**Abstract:**

In 2020 Roger Penrose (a mathematician) won the Nobel Prize in physics "for the discovery that black hole formation is a robust prediction of the general theory of relativity." In this talk, we will sketch the proof of Penrose's singularity theorem that won him the Nobel Prize.