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TREX-DM and CAST in “En Ruta por la Ciencia”

The science TV program “En Ruta por la Ciencia” of Aragón Televisión focus this week on the Dark Universe, and in particular including our research in TREX-DM and CAST: Complete program (in Spanish) here.      

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Latest CAST results published in Nature Physics

The last results in the hunt for the axion of CAST at CERN have been published last week in Nature Physics (open access). The result has been enabled by the availability of a new detection system, composed by a new x-ray … Continue reading

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IAXO in the “Physics Beyond Colliders” Kick-off Workshop

The “Physics Beyond Colliders” Study Group was recenlty launched by CERN Management to explore the opportunities offered by the CERN accelerator complex and infrastructure to get new insights into some of today’s outstanding questions in particle physics through projects complementary to … Continue reading

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Team member F. Aznar interviewed by CPAN

Please check here the interview to Fran Aznar, member of our team that enjoyed a CPAN postdoctoral contract. It it published in the CPAN bulletin of June 2016    

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IAXO in Germany

The German community interested in IAXO gathered at DESY, Hamburg, on May 24th. The meeting had the aim to discuss the physics cases that can be investigated with IAXO, as well as the status of the project and next steps. In … Continue reading

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IAXO workshop in Frascati

Italian IAXO collaborators are organizing a IAXO workshop in Frascati on April 18-19th. The workshop is intended to simulate the large italian community of the theoretical physicists, particle physicists, astrophysicists, cosmologists, ect, in particular from INFN, INAF, ASI and the … Continue reading

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Interview with T-REX PI Igor G. Irastorza in El Heraldo de Aragón

This week has been one of intense exposure in the media. Here is an interview with the T-REX principal investigator Igor G. Irastorza in the last page of sunday’s newspaper El Heraldo de Aragón: an acknowledgement of the research being … Continue reading

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Aragón Government acknowledges T-REX project

Together with the other six ERC project PIs of the U. of Zaragoza, T-REX PI Igor G. Irastorza was received by the President of the Aragón Government. The act has been covered by the regional and national media: The news … Continue reading

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Paper on the IAXO pathfinder system in JCAP

The new IAXO pathfinder system, installed in CAST in 2014, has been taking data during all 2015 with outstanding performance. The signal to noise ratio (SNR) of the system has been the best ever in the history of the experiment. … Continue reading

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11th Patras Workshop on Axions, WIMPs and WISPs held in Zaragoza on 22-26 June 2015

Last week, from 22 to 26 June 2015, we had the pleasure to host the “11th Patras Workshop on Axions, WIMPs and WISPs” at the Paraninfo building of the University of Zaragoza. More than 120 scientist from all over the … Continue reading

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