New Appointment

Sebastian Grinstein endorsed as deputy Project Leader of the ATLAS HGTD

Sebastian Grinstein has been endorsed as deputy Project Leader of the High Granularity Timing Detector (HGTD) of ATLAS by the Institute Board.

The High Granularity Timing Detector is based on 6.5m2 of silicon LGAD sensors designed to reject pile-up during the HL-LHC era.

IFAE will contribute with hybridization and module assembly, while CNM will deliver sensors. The production of modules is foreseen for 2023-2025.

HL-LHC

Latest Group News

New Member

New Member in the ATLAS group

November 23, 2021

Jack Harrison has just joined the ATLAS group as a PhD student with an INPhINIT Fellowship.

Instrumentation Milestone

HGTD project milestone achieved

October 6, 2021

Wafers with the ALTIROC2 chip were received this week. This is a major milestone for the HGTD project.R. Casanova played a leading role in the design of the digital part of the chip and its verification.

New Position

Martine Bosman elected as a Fellow of the European Academy of Sciences

October 6, 2021

Martine Bosman was recently elected as a Fellow of the European Academy of Sciences (EurASc). EurASc is a fully independent international association of distinguished scholars that aims to recognize and elect to its membership the best European scientists with a vision for Europe as a whole, transcending national borders, and with the aims of strengthening European science and scientific cooperation.