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Workshop

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

Publication

New IFAE-ATLAS Publication

February 24, 2021

“Search for new phenomena in events with an energetic jet and missing transverse momentum in pp collisions at √s=13 TeV with the ATLAS detector” has been submitted to PRD.

Publication

New IFAE-ATLAS Publication

February 24, 2021

“Search for charged Higgs bosons decaying into a top quark and a bottom quark at sqrt(s)=13 TeV with the ATLAS detector using the full Run 2 luminosity” has been submitted to JHEP this week.

Publication

New QCT group Publication

February 20, 2021

The 2021 quantum materials roadmap, Feliciano Giustino et al 2021 J. Phys. Mater. 3 042006, is a Review papers led by Stephan Roche (ICN2). Pol Forn contributed a chapter on Superconductor and semiconductor qubits.

Workshop

XIX International Neutrino Telescope Workshop

February 17, 2021

The XIX International Neutrino Telescope Workshop takes place from the 18th to 24th of February. From IFAE, Danaisis Vargas, Thorsten Lux and Cesar Jesus will participate

Workshop

Trento workshop on Advanced Silicon Radiation Detectors

February 17, 2021

Stefano Terzo will give a talk in the “Trento workshop on Advanced Silicon Radiation Detectors” presenting results of the performance of highly irradiated 3D pixel sensors produced at CNM for the ATLAS upgrade.

BIST

BIST will collaborate with the Generalitat’s Education Department to create Catalonia’s first STEAM centre

February 17, 2021

The Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology (BIST) will foster collaboration and communication among its research institutes, the Catalan education system, and the STEAM centre, creating a permeable and fluid ecosystem.

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.

Publication

New Theory Group publication

February 10, 2021

“Did NANOGrav See a Signal from Primordial Black Hole Formation?” by V. Vaskonen and Hardi Veermäe has been published in PRL