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LIGO and Virgo announce new detections in updated gravitational-wave catalog
October 29, 2020

After several months of thorough analysis, the LIGO Scientific Collaboration —in which the Galician Institute of High Energy Physics (IGFAE) participates—…

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Quantum Physics and Astronomy with the musician Javier Ruibal in the next “Transfronteirizas, conversas de arte e Ciencia”
October 20, 2020

The singer-songwriter and guitarist Javier Ruibal will participate on Tuesday, October 27 at 8:00 p.m. in the fourth virtual dialogue of…

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Record of attendees in the RD51 collaboration meeting
October 20, 2020

During the week of October 5 to 9, IGFAE organized the yearly meeting of the RD51 collaboration, which this year quadrupled…

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The black hole always chirps twice: new clues to decipher the shape of these cosmic objects
October 8, 2020

A team of astronomers led by Juan Calderón Bustillo, new gravitational wave researcher at the Instituto Galego de Física de Altas…

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Carlos Salgado recibe a Medalla de Investigación 2020 da RAGC
October 5, 2020

O director do Instituto Galego de Física de Altas Enerxías (IGFAE), centro mixto da Universidade de Santiago (USC) e a Xunta…

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New clues to the origin of ultra-high-energy cosmic rays
October 2, 2020

The Pierre Auger Collaboration, in which IGFAE participates leading Spanish participation, presents the most precise measurements to date on the most…

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Schrödinger in Santiago and other scientific anecdotes with the historian Ricardo Gurriarán, next guest of the cycle “Transfronteirizas, conversas de arte e Ciencia”
September 17, 2020

The ‘barquense’ historian, ​​Ricardo Gurriarán, will participate in the third dialogue of the cycle organized by the Galician Institute of High…

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IGFAE launches the 3rd Science Communication Competition
September 15, 2020

The Galician Institute for High Energy Physics (IGFAE) announces the 3rd edition of the Science Communication Competition (IGFAE C3), which aims…

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The most massive merging of two black holes ever detected
September 2, 2020

LIGO and Virgo have announced the detection of an extraordinarily massive merging binary system: two black holes of 66 and 85…

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Carlos Salgado, appointed member of CERN’s plenary European Committee for Future Accelerators
July 21, 2020

The Director of the Galician Institute of High Energy Physics (IGFAE), Carlos A. Salgado, has been appointed member of the Plenary…

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