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News

New IFAE Members

New Member in the Theory group

June 2, 2021

Cristian Alarcon has just joined the Theory Group.

Conference

Phenomenology 2021 Symposium

May 26, 2021

Anil Sonay, member of the IFAE-ATLAS group at gave the talk “The search for rare top production and decay processes with the ATLAS experiment at the LHC” at Pheno 2021 on 24-26 May 2021

Instrumentation

Phase I of the upgrades to Advanced Virgo+ completed

May 26, 2021

Ten months after the beginning of the upgrade to Advanced Virgo+, Phase I of the installation is completed. The upgrade includes the new instrumented baffle designed and built at IFAE to control and monitor the stray light inside the experiment.

Conference

International Conference on Technology and Instrumentation in Particle Physics

May 26, 2021

Thorsten Lux gave a talk about the ND280 Upgrade and Cesar Jesus-Valls ptesented a poster related to the scintillator tracker (SuperFGD) at TIPP2021 on 24-28 May 2021

Collaboration Meeting

Euclid Consortium Meeting 2021

May 26, 2021

May 25 - 28, 2021 Online.
IFAE researchers contributed talks to the meeting

Conference

16th International Workshop on Meson Physics

May 26, 2021

Two members of the Theory group contributed talks to MESON 2021 17-20 May 2021

Publication

New Theory group publication

May 19, 2021

“On broad Kaluza-Klein gluons” by R. Escribano, M. Mendizabal, M. Quirós and E. Royo has been published in J. High Energ. Phys. 2021, 121 (2021)

Conference

IFAE GW group at the GWADW workshop and the PPC conference

May 19, 2021

The IFAE GW group has contributed talks to 2 conferences this week: the Gravitational Wave Advanced Detector Workshop (GWADW2021) and the XIV International Conference on Interconnections between Particle Physics and Cosmology (PPC2021)

Instrumentation

ATLAS High-Granularity Timing Detector (HGTD) milestone achieved: ALTIROC2 ASIC submitted

May 19, 2021

The ALTIROC2 ASIC for the ATLAS High-Granularity Timing Detector (HGTD) has been submitted. This is a major milestone of the HGTD project.