Seminars
 
31/03/2016 - 31/03/2016
ICCUB Colloquia. Fernando Quevedo: “String Theory and Physics?”
A brief overview is presented on achievements and challenges for string theory to make contact with potential observable quantities.
14/03/2016 - 14/03/2016
Miquel Nofrarias: “The dawn of gravitational wave astronomy”
On September 14th, 2015 at 09:50:45 UTC the two detectors of the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) simultaneously observed a transient gravitational-wave signal.
08/03/2016 - 08/03/2016
Lectura de la tesi doctoral d’Antonia Morales Garoffolo: “Observation and Interpretation of Type IIb Supernova Explosions”
Core-collapse supernovae (CC-SNe) explosions represent the final demise of massive stars.
23/02/2016 - 23/02/2016
PhD lecture Ferran Gibert: “Thermal Diagnostics Experiments for LISA Pathfinder”
Next Tuesday february 23rd at 10:30am the conference hall of the Faculty of Informatics (Campus Nord) holds the PhD lecture by Ferran Gibert: "Thermal Diagnostics Experiments for LISA Pathfinder"
18/02/2016 - 18/02/2016
ICCUB Seminar / Nir Shaviv: “The Cosmic Ray climate link – from geological time scales to 20th century climate change”
Aula Magna Enric Casassas (Facultat de Física, UB)
The 20th Century has seen a notable temperature rise, generally attributed to the greenhouse effect of anthropogenic gases, and a future "business as usual" policy is generally believed to be catastrophic.
05/02/2016 - 05/02/2016
PhD lecture. Enric Juan Rovira: “Analytic Derivation of Non-Linear Dark Matter Clustering from the Filtering of the Primordial Density Field”
Next Friday february 5th at noon, the Aula Magna Enric Cassasas at Physics Faculty of the University of Barcelona holds the PhD lecture "Analytic Derivation of Non-Linear Dark Matter Clustering from the Filtering of the Primordial Density Field" by Enric Juan Rovira (Astronomy and Meteorology Department)
04/02/2016 - 04/02/2016
PhD lecture: Andreu Sanuy Charles:”Wideband pulse amplifiers for the integrated cameras of the Cherenkov Telescope Array”
Next Thursay February 4th at 11am, the Aula Magna Enric Cassasas (Faculty of Physics, UB) hosts the PhD lecture "Wideband pulse amplifiers for the integrated cameras of the Cherenkov Telescope Array" by Andreu Sanuy Charles (Electronics department).
27/01/2016 - 27/01/2016
PhD lecture: “Caracterització de la contaminació lumínica en zones protegides i urbanes” [NOT TRANSLATED]
Next Wednesday January 27th at 11am, the Aula Magna Enric Casassas, Physics Faculty, University of Barcelona, holds the Phd lecture: "Caracterització de la contaminació lumínica en zones protegides i urbanes" by Salvador José Ribas Rubio.
21/01/2016 - 21/01/2016
PhD lecture: “Contributions to GNSS-R Earth Remote Sensing for Nano-Satellites”
Next Thursday January 21st at 4pm, the UPC rectory building host the PhD lecture "Contributions to GNSS-R Earth Remote Sensing for Nano-Satellites" by Hugo Carreño Luengo (IEEC grant).
13/01/2016 - 13/01/2016
ICCUB/DAM seminar: “Planck and Herschel studies of Galactic star formation”
DAM seminar room, 7th floor (Facultat de Física, UB)
I will discuss studies where Planck and Herschel data are used to investigate dense interstellar clouds. The Planck Catalogue of Galactic Cold Clumps (PGCC) was made public earlier this year.
21/12/2015 - 21/12/2015
ICCUB Christmas Meeting
DAM's seminar room, 7th floor (724)
The second edition of the ICCUB Christmas Meeting will cover recent work in the research areas of our Institute: Astrophysics, Particle Physics, Cosmology, Gravitation and Nuclear Physics.
15/12/2015 - 15/12/2015
Revisió de propostes Horizon 2020 – Espai [NOT TRANSLATED]
ACCIÓ, conjuntament amb CDTI i la UPC, organitza una jornada informativa sobre les properes convocatòries 2016 del Work Programme de l'Espai de l'Horitzó 2020. En aquest esdeveniment informaran sobre els tòpics que tancaran el 2016 i posaran a disposició dels assistents un espai de trobada i networking amb altres institucions i empreses.
26/11/2015 - 26/11/2015
Direct detection of dark matter in the Milky Way
Aula Magna Enric Casassas (Facultat de Física, UB)
Cosmological observations and the dynamics of the Milky Way provide strong evidence for an invisible and dominant mass component, that so far reveals its presence only by its gravitational interaction.
15/10/2015 - 15/10/2015
Understanding the Atomic Nucleus: Recent Dramatic Advances and Remaining Challenges
Aula Magna Enric Casassas (Facultat de Física)
For about 80 years, physicists have worked on understanding the atomic nucleus in fundamental terms, but only the past decade has brought about a dramatic breakthrough towards achieving this goal.
09/10/2015 - 10/10/2015
New Results from the Planck satellite
DAM seminar room in the 7th floor
The Planck satellite has completed its mission to map the entire microwave sky at nine separate frequencies. A new data release was made in February 2015, based on the full mission, and including some polarization data for the first time.
Generalitat de CatalunyaUniversitat de BarcelonaUniversitat Autònoma de BarcelonaUniversitat Politècnica de CatalunyaConsejo Superior de Investigaciones CientíficasCentres de Recerca de Catalunya