News & Events

  1. Bullet19-20.October.2020:  Iberian Gravitational Wave Meeting Online, organized by the ICE and IFAE.

  2. Bullet4-6.September.2018:  Astro-GR@Barcelona 2018, organized by the ICE. It has been named "The First Tal Alexander Meeting on Extreme (and Intermediate-) Mass Ratio Inspirals"

  3. Bullet2-6.July.2018:  2nd ICE Summer School on Gravitational Wave Astronomy, organized by the ICE Gravitational Astronomy-LISA Group.

  4. Bullet5.February.2018:  LISA Pathfinder opens the door to LISA!!, the best results of the LISA Pathfinder mission enable the science program of the future LISA mission.

  5. Bullet24.January.2018:  LISA Pathfinder wins American Astronautical Society award!

  6. Bullet16-20.October.2017:  Astro-GR@Barcelona 2017, organised by Pau Amaro-Seoane and Carlos F. Sopuerta in Barcelona, at the ICE (CSIC-IEEC).

  7. Bullet30.June.2017:  Farewell to LISA Pathfinder, the mission ends successfully.

  8. Bullet20.June.2017:  LISA Mission selected by ESA for the L3 slot!, it is now an oficial mission of the ESA science program.

  9. Bullet16.October.2016:  L3 mission Call, ESA has published the call for mission concept to carry out the scientific program described in the White Paper "The Gravitational Universe".

  10. Bullet7.October.2016:  The LISA Pathfinder Archive is Online, now anyone can access the data collected by LISA Pathfinder.

  11. Bullet7.June.2016:  LISA Pathfinder Initial Results, they have turned out to be much better than the initial requirements for the mission, and they are very close to the LISA requirements.

  12. Bullet11.February.2016:  Announcement of the First detection of Gravitational Waves: MIT AnnouncementCaltech Announcement. There are many other announcements but here are the two by the institutions running the LIGO Lab. This is a historical event, the introduction of Gravitational Wave Astronomy to society.

  13. Bullet3.December.2015:  LISA Pathfinder Initial Results, from the space port of Kourou in the French Guyana. Everything went OK!

  14. Bullet15.September.2015:  First observation of Gravitational Waves!!, by Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory (LIGO, USA) of the coalescence of a Binary Black Hole system.

  15. Bullet12-14.May.2015:  5th Iberian Gravitational Wave Meeting in Barcelona, organized jointly by the Institute of Space Sciences (ICE,CSIC-IEEC), the Polytechnic University of Catalonia (UPC) and the Institute of Cosmos Sciences (ICC) of the University of Barcelona (UB).

  16. Bullet22-24.April.2014:  Sant Cugat Forum on Astrophysics, 2nd session on Gravitational Wave Astrophysics, organized jointly the Gravitational Astronomy-LISA Group of the Institute of Space Sciences (ICE,CSIC and IEEC).

  17. Bullet28.November.2013:  The Gravitational Universe selected as the L3 mission science theme. The White Paper proposed by the eLISA Consortium has been selected as the science theme of the future third L-class mission of the European Space Agency (ESA).

  18. Bullet8-13.September.2013:  Spanish-Portuguese Relativity Meeting in Benasque. Its organization is run by the groups in Barcelona (Departament de Física Fonamental, Univ. Barcelona, Institut de Ciències de l’Espai (ICE, CSIC and IEEC), Departament de Física and IFAE, Univ. Autònoma de Barcelona).

  19. Bullet15-17.February.2012:  2nd Iberian Gravitational Wave Meeting in Barcelona, organized by the Gravitational Wave Astronomy - LISA Group of the Institut de Ciències de l'Espai (ICE, CSIC and IEEC).

  20. Bullet7-11.September.2009:  LISA Astro-GR@Barcelona, on the "Merger of compact objects by supermassive black holes: From Astrophysics to Fundamental Physics". The 2009 edition of the LISA Astro-GR meetings will take place at Barcelona organised jointly by the Institute of Space Sciences (ICE, CSIC and IEEC) and the Albert Einstein Institute.

  21. Bullet1-12.Sep.2008: 2W@AEI meeting on sources of gravitational waves from galactic centres.

  22. Bullet16-20.Jun.2008:  7th International LISA Symposium in Barcelona, organized by the Gravitational Astronomy-LISA Group at the ICE.