Instrumentation Milestone

The Barcelona Raman Lidar installation in the ORM

February 10, 2021

Gamma-ray Group

This week Manel Martínez and a team of engineers formed by Otger Ballester, Rafa Garcia, Juan Boix, Pau Llanes are at the ORM installing and verifying the Barcelona Raman LIDAR and doing repair and maintenance work on the azimuth system of the LST1.

This week Manel Martínez and a team of engineers formed by Otger Ballester, Rafa Garcia, Juan Boix, Pau Llanes are at the ORM installing and verifying the Barcelona Raman LIDAR and doing repair and maintenance work on the azimuth system of the LST1.

Latest Group News

New Member

New member of the Gamma-ray group

February 23, 2022

Giulio Lucchetta has just started as a new postdoc of the Gamma-ray Group.

Instrumentation

First LST observations after the volcano eruption.

February 9, 2022

The CTA LST telescope is back in operation. After a few weeks dedicated to cleaning the site and checking the telescope subsystems, the first sky data were taken in early February.

New Paper

New Gamma-ray group paper

January 12, 2022

agnpy: an open-source python package modelling the radiative processes of jetted active galactic nuclei” by C. Nigro and others has been accepted for publication at the Astronomy & Astrophysics journal.