Instrumentation

Phase I of the upgrades to Advanced Virgo+ completed

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.

Virgo highlights the IFAE contribution to Phase I in their last news item published on their web

Instrumented Baffle installation at Virgo

Latest Group News

Conference

ET-PP INFRA-DEV Kick-off Meeting hosted by IFAE

July 20, 2022

The ET-PP INFRA-DEV Kick-off Meeting took place at the UAB Campus on 19-20 July 2022, hosted by IFAE.

Conference

IFAE at the European Astronomical Society Annual Meeting (EAS 2022)

July 13, 2022

Event

XII Einstein Telescope Symposium

June 9, 2022

The XII symposium of the Einstein Telescope (ET) took place in Budapest, at the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, on the 7th - 8th of June. The ET scientific community met for a crucial step in the long Einstein Telescope journey: the formal establishment of the ET Collaboration.