Rui Xu: Postdoc midterm defense

Literature Reading

Zhenwei Lyu: Formation mechanisms and rates of EMRIs

Ref. 1: [Formation Rate of Extreme Mass Ratio Inspirals in Active Galactic Nuclei]

Ref. 2: [Wet extreme mass ratio inspirals may be more common for spaceborne gravitational wave detection]

Ref. 3: [Mass-gap extreme mass ratio inspirals]

Zhanfeng Mai: Superradiant instability of charged black hole in STU supergravity

Ref. 1: [Superradiant instability of extremal black holes in STU supergravity]

Ref. 2: [Extremal charged black holes and superradiantly unstable quasinormal modes]