Instrumentation

ESA's Euclid milestone achieved

The NISP includes the filter wheel (FWA), a critical element that has been designed, built, assembled and verified by the Barcelona team, a group made up of the Institut de Física d’Altes Energies (IFAE) and the Institut d’Estudis Espacials de Catalunya - Institute of Space Science (IEEC-ICE-CSIC).

Euclid's filter Wheel Render Assembly
Near-Infrared Spectrometer and Photometer (NISP) installed in the Pay Load Module of Euclid's Flight Model Credit: ESA / Airbus
Euclid's filter Wheel Render Assembly

Latest Group News

Meeting

The Cosmology group at the APS DPF Meeting 2021

July 7, 2021

Andreu Font-Ribera presented DESI in a talk at the 2021 Meeting of the APS Division of Particles & Fields (DPF21) with the title “Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument: Science Overview”.

Conference

The Cosmology group at the Cosmology from Home Conference 2021

July 7, 2021

Giulia Giannini is attending the Cosmology from Home Conference 2021 and giving the talk “Photometric Redshifts and Observational Systematics on DES-Y3 Analyses”

Collaboration Meeting

Euclid Consortium Meeting 2021

May 26, 2021

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