The MAGIC Telescopes


Gamma-ray Group

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.


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.


CLUE container arrives at IFAE for LIDARs R&D

March 3, 2021

Last Thursday the CLUE (Cherenkov Light Ultraviolet Experiment) container arrived at IFAE from the ORM. It now occupies the place where the Barcelona Raman LIDAR was placed. It will become a R&D platform for developing LIDAR for cherenkov astronomy and various other possible applications.


HERD 9th international workshop

February 27, 2021

The HERD 9th international WORKSHOP (online) happened between 22-23 February Manel Martínez, Luis Fariña and Javier Rico were attending

Instrumentation Milestone

The Barcelona Raman Lidar installation in the ORM

February 10, 2021

This week Manel Martínez and a team of engineers formed by Otger Ballester, Rafa Garcia, Juan Boix, Pau Llanes are at the ORM installing and verifying the Barcelona Raman LIDAR and doing repair and maintenance work on the azimuth system of the LST1.

New IFAE Member

New member in the Gamma Ray Group

January 27, 2021

Njoh Theodore has joined the Gamma Ray group at IFAE as Postdoc.

Collaboration Meeting

8th MAGIC Stereo Analysis Workshop

January 27, 2021

The event is taking place online. Cosimo Nigro, Jordi Delgado, Merve Colak and Abelardo Moralejo are participating as teachers.


Succesful LIDAR mirror realuminization

December 2, 2020

The Raman LIDAR mirror realuminization process has taken place in the last weeks.

Collaboration Meeting

MAGIC Collaboration Meeting

November 11, 2020