Conference

The Gamma-ray group at ICRC 2021, The Astroparticle Physics conference

July 7, 2021

Gamma-ray Group

The Gamma ray group is attending and contributing talks to the ICRC 2021, The Astroparticle Physics conference.

  • L. Fariña: “Gamma-ray performance study of the HERD payload”
  • S. M. Çolak: “Search for Very High Energy Emission from the millisecond pulsar PSR J0218+4232”

Latest Group News

Milestone

LST1's and CTA's First ATEL

July 14, 2021

The LST-1 and CTA published their first Astronomer’s Telegram (ATEL) on 13 Jul 2021; 21:03 UT: “Detection of very-high-energy gamma-ray emission from BL Lac with the LST-1”

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.