Chennai Mathematical Institute


11 am, Seminar Hall
On the detection of the imprints of primordial gravitational waves on the CMB by BICEP2

L. Sriramkumar
IIT Madras.


After a description of the detection of the angular power spectrum of the B-mode polarization of the Cosmic Microwave Background anisotropies by the BICEP2 experiment, I discuss the implications of the results for the inflationary scenario.