New member in the Gamma-ray Group
September 21, 2022Gamma-ray Group
Monong Yu has just joined the Gamma-ray group at IFAE as a postdoc.
Monong obtained her Ph.D. at Pennsylvania State University in June 2022. She has experience in the ISS-CREAM and the HELIX cosmic rays experiments. She is interested in cosmic ray/gamma-ray detection, and machine learning-based approaches in high-energy physics, and will be working on HERD.
The LST Collaboration Publishes its first Scientific Paper with Data from the LST-1
March 16, 2023
On March 6, the LST Collaboration published its first scientific paper in the Astronomy & Astrophysics journal. The paper focuses on a multi-wavelength study of the unidentified ultra-high-energy gamma-ray source known as LHAASO J2108+5157.
Chinese Academy of Science delegation visit IFAE
March 1, 2023
A delegation of the Chinese Academy of Science visited IFAE on Monday February 27 2023. The visit was part of a tour for reviewing the status of the collaborations with different European research institutions on space missions. IFAE has been participating in the design of the HERD cosmic-ray/gamma-ray detector for the China Space Station since 2020.