RSAA Colloquia / Seminars / Feast-of-Facts: Thursday, 02 August 2018, 11:00-12:00; Duffield Lecture Theatre

Peter Riggs

"On The Physical State of the Universe in the Planck Era"

The Planck Era cannot be given a precise mathematical description until the full theory of quantum gravity is available. However, some aspects of the physical state of the Planck Era can be revealed by order of magnitude considerations which also have implications for the low entropy of the very early universe.