Nanda Rea receives the Zeldovich Medal
Dr. Nanda Rea, research scientist of the Institute of Space Sciences (CSIC) / Institute of Space Studies of Catalunya (IEEC), receives the Zeldovich Medal, awarded by the Committee on Space Research (COSPAR) and the Russian Academy of Sciences.
Sergei D. Odintsov recibe la Medalla Amaldi [NOT TRANSLATED]
- El prestigioso galardón se otorga de manera bienal por la Sociedad Italiana de Relatividad General y Gravitación (SIGRAV) a académicos europeos
Sergei D. Odintsov receives the Amaldi Medal
Prof. Sergei D. Odintsov, ICREA researcher at the Institute of Space Sciences (IEEC/CSIC), receives the Amaldi Medal awarded by the Italian Society of General Relativity and Gravitation (SIGRAV).
Daniele Viganò has been awarded with the SEA prize to the best doctoral thesis in astrophysics in 2013
We are pleased to announce that Daniele Viganò, postdoc at ICE (IEEC/CSIC), has won the Spanish Society for Astrophysics (SEA) prize for the best doctoral thesis in astrophysics in 2013, which is entitled “Magnetic Fields in Neutron Stars” and was performed at the University of Alicante. Some work has been done in collaboration with Nanda Rea, investigator from ICE.
New blog about meteorites and planetary sciences by Josep M. Trigo-Rodríguez
Josep M. Trigo-Rodríguez, with the aim of transferring his deep knowledge in meteorites to society, has created his own “SciLog” (science blog) called “Meteorites and planetary science”, in the prestigious science magazine “Investigación y Ciencia” .
The TJO observed the supernova SN2014J in M82
Sergi Hildebrandt, uno de los científicos que ha descubierto las ondas gravitacionales procedentes del Big Bang, realizó su tesis doctoral en el IEEC [NOT TRANSLATED]
Sergi Hildebrandt es un astrónomo catalán establecido en California que ha tenido un papel decisivo en el descubrimiento de las ondas gravitacionales que provienen del origen del universo. Sergi, investigador de la NASA, realizó su tesis doctoral en el Institut d’Estudis Espacials de Catalunya (IEEC), bajo la dirección de Emili Elizalde.
“Viatge a Mart”, el videojoc educatiu fruit del workshop ‘Technology in Space’ de TalentLab [NOT TRANSLATED]
Un any després del workshop ‘Technology in Space’ de TalentLab, dedicat a la co-creació de recursos educatius a través de la col·laboració entre investigadors i professors i del que en va resultar el recurs “Viatge a Mart”, en format videojoc, el passat 19 de març del 2014 es va dur a terme el segon taller, en el que es pretenia analitzar el resultat i el potencial educatiu d’aquest recurs.
Following Gaia
ICCUB Seminar: What gamma-ray observations can tell us about intergalactic magnetic fields ?
Date: 17 Feb 2014
ICCUB Colloquia: Stars and Galaxies in the First Billion Years after the Big Bang
Date: 10 Feb 2014
ICCUB Seminar: CMOS Smart Image and Vision Sensors
Date: 10 Jan 2014
A study by researchers of IEEC/ICE appears in the top ten of the major discoveries of 2013, according to the journal Science
The journal Science has published its usual ranking of the top ten research studies of 2013, and among them, there is an article in which have participated researchers of the l’Institut d’Estudis Espacials de Catalunya i de l’Institut de Ciències de l’Espai (IEEC/ICE) called ‘Cosmic Particle Accelerators Identified’.
The launch of Gaia is here
The countdown comes to the end: tomorrow, December 29, 2013, the Gaia mission of the European Space Agency will be launched at 10:12:19 (GMT) from Europe’s Spaceport in French Guaiana . The launch will be broadcast live in the Classroom 105 of the Faculty of Chemistry of the University of Barcelona (Act program).
The satellite Gaia today in La Vanguardia
The satellite Gaia has appeared in today’s printed edition in the section ‘Tendències’ of the newspaper La Vanguardia. The article explains, with technical details, how the satellit has been constructed, which is the objective of its mission and how it will take place.
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