Quantum effects make Virgo’s mirrors jitter

A quantum mechanical effect measured for the first time in the Advanced Virgo and LIGO gravitational-wave detectors

Applied Physicist/Engineer

for Interferometer Operation/Commissioning
Deadline for application: October 31st, 2020

Virgo data to study climate change and the sea

An agreement among the University of Pisa, the European Gravitational Observatory (EGO) and the scientific collaboration for the sharing of data on wave motion in the Tyrrhenian Sea.

Systems Administrator at EGO

Deadline for application:
September 30th, 2020

Il ritmo dello spazio

The exhibition “The Rhythm of space” is an exhibition at the crossroad of Art and Science.
The aim of the project is to initiate an exploration, through a cross-reflection between artists and scientists, of the field that began with the discovery of gravitational waves.


Via E. Amaldi,5
56021 Cascina (PI) - Italy
Tel +39 050 752511
Contact us
How to reach us

EGO is a consortium of