New IFAE Member

New member in the Gamma Ray Group

January 27, 2021

Gamma-ray Group

Njoh Theodore has joined the Gamma Ray group at IFAE as Postdoc.

Njoh is Cameroonian. He got his PhD in the University of Geneva. He has been working on the calibration and pointing simulations of the first SST prototype for CTA, called SST-1M, and on gamma-hadron separation by exploiting machine learning.

Latest Group News

New IFAE Member

New member in the Gamma-ray Group

May 5, 2021

Roger Grau has just joined the Gamma-ray Groups at IFAE as PhD student. Roger got his Physics Bachelor’s and Master’s degree at UAB.

Instrumentation

The Raman LIDAR Pathfinder on CTA-North Site Achieves First Light

April 7, 2021

On the evening of the 25 March, the Barcelona Raman LIDAR Pathfinder installed on the CTA-North site at the ORM achieved first light.

Instrumentation

CLUE container arrives at IFAE for LIDARs R&D

March 3, 2021

Last Thursday the CLUE (Cherenkov Light Ultraviolet Experiment) container arrived at IFAE from the ORM. It now occupies the place where the Barcelona Raman LIDAR was placed. It will become a R&D platform for developing LIDAR for cherenkov astronomy and various other possible applications.