EGO welcomes new observer members from Belgium, Spain and Poland

We are proud to announce that several new institutions from Belgium, Spain and Poland are joining, as observer members, the EGO council, the governing body of the European Gravitational Observatory, composed of members nominated by the funding institutions.  The...

20th anniversary of Virgo’s inauguration

On July 23rd 2003, exactly 20 years ago the Virgo detector was inaugurated. The official start of its scientific and technological mission was celebrated in an important ceremony, attended by government representatives of Italy and France, the presidents of the two...

AHEAD2020 Announcement of Opportunity Cycle 6

 The AHEAD2020 (Integrated Activities for High Energy Astrophysics*) calls for a program of transnational visits and remote access activities to be performed starting ~ October 2023. The main objectives are: 1) fostering new or strengthening existing collaborations on...

Luca Della Santina new administrative director of EGO

Luca Della Santina, an engineer and former top manager at the Region of Tuscany, is the new administrative director of the European Gravitational Observatory (EGO) in Cascina, which hosts the Virgo gravitational wave interferometer.  Della Santina began his tenure at...

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