Starry Night

News

Collaboration Meeting

ATLAS Upgrade week

April 21, 2021

The ATLAS Upgrade Week will take place next week (online). IFAE members will be presenting results and convening various sessions in the ITk Pixels and HGTD upgrade projects.

Conference

XXVIII International Workshop on Deep-Inelastic Scattering and Related Subjects

April 14, 2021

The XXVIII International Workshop on Deep-Inelastic Scattering and Related Subjects is taking place as a virtual event on April 12-16, 2021 Stergios Kazakos contribute with the talk “Searching for leptoquarks with the ATLAS detector”.

Publication

New Cosmology Group Publication

April 14, 2021

“The PAU survey: Estimating galaxy photometry with deep learning” by L. Cabayol et al. has been submitted to MNRAS.

IFAE

ACER Board Meeting with VP Pere Aragonès

April 14, 2021

On Friday 9th, April 2021, the ACER Board VP Pere Aragonès at ICFO. Ramon Miquel participated in the meeting as a member of the board. More information in La Vanguardia, and the Generalitat press release.

In the Media

Latest Fermilab reuslts at diari ARA

April 9, 2021

Pere Masjuan is quoted in an article in the diari Ara about the lastest Fermilab’s Muon g-2 experiment results.

Education

Master's degree in Quantum Science and Technology

April 8, 2021

IFAE participates sin the new UB master’s degree in Quantum Science and Technology.

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.

New experimental results

LHCb results strengthen hints of a violation of lepton flavour universality

April 7, 2021

LHCb has overcome the 3 sigma barrier in the tension between the measurement of the observable RK and the prediction of the SM, reaching 3.1 sigmas. This observable tests the universality (or not) of leptonic flavor. The SM predicts a value of 1 very accurately for this observable.

Institutional

Jordi Puigneró, the Generalitat’s Minister of Digital Policy & Public Administration, visits PIC

April 7, 2021

The Minister of Digital Policy & Public Administration of the Generalitat de Catalunya, Jordi Puigneró, visited PIC on Tuesday 6th, April 2021.