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Bye Bye Pathfinder!! ... Hello LISA!!

On July 18th, after a successful demonstration of the technology needed to detect gravitational waves in space, the LISA Pathfinder satellite has been passivated. It's been a very successful mission, with scientific results much better than r [...]

Gravitational Wave mission selected for ESA's L3 mission!!

Gravitational Wave mission selected for ESA’s L3 mission!!     The LISA trio of satellites to detect gravitational waves from space has been selected as the third larg [...]

LISA Pathfinder first published results : MUCH BETTER THAN EXPECTED!!

LISA Pathfinder first published results : MUCH BETTER THAN EXPECTED !!    The LISA Pathfinder (LPF) team, has published first results after more than 3 months of operations, and the results are even better than expected!&nbs [...]

LISA PATHFINDER Launched!

   LISA Pathfinder (LPF), the mission to demonstrate new technologies  necessary for the planned gravitational wave observatory eLISA, has been satisfactory launched from Kourou on December 3nd, 2015.      After th [...]

LISA PATHFINDER Launch Event

         After more than 10 years of hard work, LISA Pathfinder is in the way to launch. The ESA mission that will test the technology for the future eLISA mission, with the amazing target of finally detecting the Gr [...]

Inauguration of the Alberto Lobo Conference Room

<spanish-version> <catalan-version> Next september the 30th, at the 3rd anniversary of his passing away, the Alberto Lobo Conference Room at the new ICE-CSIC-IEEC building in Bellaterra will be inaugurated. José Alberto Lobo [...]

LISA Pathfinder on the way to launch

<catalan version> <spanish version> The satellite is completed LISA Pathfinder (LPF), the mission to demonstrate new technologies necessary for the planned gravitational wave observatory eLISA, will be shipped to the spaceport in Ko [...]

European Space Agency’s gravity probe leaves UK for final tests before launch

Pioneering gravity probe is designed to open a unique window on the universe but the technology can only be tested in space. Fingers crossed for LISA-Pathfinder.   Read More