The MAGIC Telescopes


Gamma-ray Group

New Visitor

Prof. Harald Kornmayer (DHBW Mannheim), new visitor at IFAE

May 8, 2023

Prof. Harald Kornmayer from the DHBW Mannheim university is visiting IFAE-PIC until January 2024.


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.

New Member

New member in the Gamma-ray Group

September 21, 2022

Monong Yu has just joined the Gamma-ray group at IFAE as a postdoc.

New Member

New Member in the Gamma-ray group

June 22, 2022

Keerthana Rajan Lathika has just joined the Gamma-Ray group as PhD student.


New CLUE container arrived at IFAE

June 22, 2022

This week, a new CLUE container arrived at IFAE.

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.


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 MultiMessenger paper

January 19, 2022

Quantum gravity phenomenology at the dawn of the multi-messenger era — A review ” by Manel Martínez, Daniel Kerszberg, Diego Blas, Mario Martínez and others has been accepted for publication in Progress in Particle and Nuclear Physics. This paper is a review by the world experts on QG phenomenology, working together in the framework of the Quantum Gravity in the MultiMessenger era (QGMM) COST Action.