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    • A polarized fast radio burst at low Galactic latitude 

      Rowlinson, A.; O'Sullivan, Michael; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anton, G.; Avgitas, T.; Bertin, V.; Puricelli, Stefano; Coniglione, R.; Gleixner, A; Lefèvre, Dominique; Michael, Turner; Pellegrino, Carlo; Piattelli, P.; Sanchez Losa, Agustín; Schnabel, J.; Trovato, A.; Zúñiga Román, Juan; Elejabarrieta, María Jesús; Schrenk, Bernhard; Hahn, James K.; Lamanna, G.; Moulin, Eric; Moya Señas, Ignacio; Santangelo, A; Schulz, André; Vink, J; Wagner, Peter; Yang, Rong; Zaborov, D.; André, Michel (2017-08-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      We report on the discovery of a new fast radio burst (FRB), FRB 150215, with the Parkes radio telescope on 2015 February 15. The burst was detected in real time with a dispersion measure (DM) of 1105.6 ± 0.8 pc cm-3, a ...
    • Adaptación de un telescopio comercial para usuarios con movilidad reducida 

      Tejedo Jimenez, Jorge (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-03-10)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      This project presents the adaptation of a commercial telescope for users with disabilities. The designed system enables access to this field of science by persons with difficulties to operate this type of technology ...
    • All-flavor search for a diffuse flux of cosmic neutrinos with nine years of ANTARES data 

      Albert, A.; André, Michel; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anton, G.; Ardid Ramírez, Miguel (2018-01-20)
      Article
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      The ANTARES detector is at present the most sensitive neutrino telescope in the northern hemisphere. The highly significant cosmic neutrino excess observed by the Antarctic IceCube detector can be studied with ANTARES, ...
    • All-sky search for high-energy neutrinos from gravitational wave event GW170104 with the Antares neutrino telescope: The ANTARES Collaboration 

      Albert, A.; André, Michel; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anton, G.; Ardid Ramírez, Miguel (2017-12-28)
      Article
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      © 2017, The Author(s). Advanced LIGO detected a significant gravitational wave signal (GW170104) originating from the coalescence of two black holes during the second observation run on January 4th, 2017. An all-sky ...
    • ANTARES and IceCube combined search for neutrino point-like and extended sources in the southern sky 

      André, Michel; Albert, A.; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anton, Gisela; Ardid Ramírez, Miguel; Aubert, J.-J.; Aublin, J.; Baret, B.; Basa, S.; Bertin, Vincent (Institute of Physics (IOP), 2020-04-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      A search for point-like and extended sources of cosmic neutrinos using data collected by the ANTARES and IceCube neutrino telescopes is presented. The data set consists of all the track-like and shower-like events pointing ...
    • Characterization of a push-pull membrane mirror for an astronomical adaptive-optics system 

      Barrera Verdejo, María (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2012-09-10)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      [ANGLÈS] Oaxaca Project has the aim to provide the San Pedro Mártir telescope of Adaptive Optics images. Among the elements used in the setup for such aim, there is a Push-Pull deformable membrane mirror. Its introduction ...
    • Completion of the GOYA photometric survey 

      Vallbé Mumbrú, Marc; Balcells, Marc; Abreu Rodríguez, David; Barro, Guillermo; Cristóbal Hornillos, David; Domínguez, Lilian; Eliche Morral, Maria del Carmen; Gallego Maestro, Jesús; López, C.; Prieto Muñoz, Mercedes; Villar, Vïctor (Springer, 2007)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      The Galaxy Origins and Young Assembly (goya) survey is designed to study the formation and evolution of 1 < z < 3 galaxies with the aim of learning on the epoch and the mechanisms by which galaxies assembled the bulk of ...
    • Constraining the origin of the short timescales X-ray variability of the Seyfert galaxy NGC 7469 

      Núñez Arilla, Carlos (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-06)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Nicolaus Copernicus Astronomical Center
      This bachelor thesis is a small part of a much larger project related to the study of the X-ray properties of the active galactic nucleus (AGN) NGC 7469. In this report I will focus on the analysis of the short-timescales ...
    • Control system of the balloon experimental twin telescope for infrared interferometry 

      Casalprim Torres, Marc (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-09)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Institut Supérieur de l'Aéronautique et de l'Espace / National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Goddard Space Flight Center
      The Balloon Experimental Twin Telescope for Infrared Interferometry (BETTII) is a far infrared telescope on a balloon-based platform that will validate the interferometry technique for future space telescopes. It is one ...
    • Dependence of atmospheric muon flux on seawater depth measured with the first KM3NeT detection units The KM3NeT Collaboration 

      Ageron, M.; Aiello, S; Ameli, F; André, Michel; Androulakis, Giorgos; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anton, Gisela; Ardid Ramírez, Miguel; Aublin, J.; Bagatelas, Christos; Barbarino, G.C.; Bertin, Vincent; Bouwhuis, M.C.; Puricelli, Stefano; Chau, Nearkasen; Cherubini, Silvio; Coniglione, R.; D'Amico, Antonio; Fermani, P.; Lamare, P.; Mannheim, Karl; Morganti, Michele; Pellegrino, Carlo; Piattelli, P.; Real, Del; Santangelo, A; Sharma, Aniruddh; Tingay, S. J.; Trovato, A.; Zaborov, D. (springer-Verlag, 2020-02-06)
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      KM3NeT is a research infrastructure located in the Mediterranean Sea, that will consist of two deep-sea Cherenkov neutrino detectors. With one detector (ARCA), the KM3NeT Collaboration aims at identifying and studying ...
    • Desenvolupament d'una aplicació Android per al microscopi AiScope 

      Gavarró Busquets, Xavier (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2020-04-27)
      Master thesis
      Open Access
    • Design of a quaternion based ADCS for a small space telescope 

      Martín Millán, Nil (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-07-30)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      This project focuses on the study previous to the development of an Attitude Determination and Control System (ADCS) of a small space telescope, the Humble Space Telescope (hST). The ADCS is essential for the telescope ...
    • Earthquake Design and Analysis of the Extremely Large Telescope M2 Cell 

      Crusellas Izquierdo, Marc (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-06)
      Master thesis
      Restricted access - author's decision
      The M2 cell is the secondary mirror structure of the Extremely Large Telescope (ELT). This telescope has been designed with the biggest primary focus diameter of the world and it’s going to be placed in Cerro ...
    • EAST: The EMIR associated science team 

      Vallbé Mumbrú, Marc; Cairós, Luz Mª; Garzón López, Francisco (2007)
      Article
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      EMIR Associate Science Team (EAST) is a scientific group in charge of developing an observing program complemen tary to that of GOYA, which might serve as a testing bed for all the kinds of science that EMIR can do. Hence ...
    • EMIR, the GTC NIR multi-object imager-spectrograph 

      Garzón López, Francisco; Abreu Rodríguez, David; Barrera Ordóñez, Sonia; Becerril, Santiago; Cairós, Luz Mª; Díaz García, José Javier; Fragoso López, Ana B.; Gago Rodríguez, Fernando; Grange, Robert; González Fernández, Carlos; López Ramos, Pablo; Patrón Recio, Jesús; Pérez Espinós, Jaime; Rasilla Piñeiro, José Luis; Redondo Caicoya, Pablo; Restrepo, René; Saavedra Inarajo, Pablo; Sánchez de la Rosa, Vicente; Tenegui, Fabio; Vallbé Mumbrú, Marc (2007-06)
      Article
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      EMIR, currently entering into its fabrication and AIV phase, will be one of the first common user instruments for the GTC, the 10 meter telescope under construction by GRANTECAN at the Roque de los Muchachos Observatory ...
    • EMIR, the GTC NIR multiobject imager-spectrograph 

      Garzón López, Francisco; Abreu Rodríguez, David; Barrera Ordóñez, Sonia; Becerril, Santiago; Cairós, Luz Mª; Díaz García, José Javier; Fragoso López, Ana B.; Gago Rodríguez, Fernando; Grange, Robert; González Fernández, Carlos; López Ramos, Pablo; Patrón Recio, Jesús; Pérez Espinós, Jaime; Rasilla Piñeiro, José Luis; Redondo Caicoya, Pablo; Restrepo, René; Saavedra Inarajo, Pablo; Sánchez de la Rosa, Vicente; Tenegui, Fabio; Vallbé Mumbrú, Marc (Springer, 2007)
      Conference report
      Restricted access - publisher's policy
      Espectrógrafo Multi-objecto InfraRojo (EMIR), currently entering into its fabrication and AIV phase, will be one of the first common user instruments for the GTC, the 10 m telescope under construction by GRANTECAN at the ...
    • EMIR: the GTC NIR multi-object imager-spectrograph 

      Garzón López, Francisco; Abreu Rodríguez, David; Barrera Ordóñez, Sonia; Becerril, Santiago; Cairós, Luz Mª; Díaz García, José Javier; Fragoso López, Ana B.; Gago Rodríguez, Fernando; Grange, Robert; González Fernández, Carlos; López Ramos, Pablo; Patrón Recio, Jesús; Pérez Espinós, Jaime; Rasilla Piñeiro, José Luis; Redondo Caicoya, Pablo; Restrepo, René; Saavedra Inarajo, Pablo; Sánchez de la Rosa, Vicente; Tenegui, Fabio; Vallbé Mumbrú, Marc (International Society for Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE), 2006)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      EMIR, currently entering into its fabrication and AIV phase, will be one of the first common user instruments for the GTC, the 10 meter telescope under construction by GRANTECAN at the Roque de los Muchachos Observatory ...
    • EMSO-ANTARES (Western Ligurian Sea) a unique observatory for sea science and particle astrophysics 

      Lefevre, D.; Tamburini, C.; Gojak, C.; Mahiouz, K.; Bernardet, K.; Hafidi, Z.; Coyle, P.; Bertin, V.; Lamare, P.; Keller, P.; Busto, J.; Ciausu, V.; Deschamps, A.; Hello, Y.; Barbier, R.; Glotin, H. (SARTI, 2018)
      Article
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    • Event reconstruction for KM3NeT/ORCA using convolutional neural networks 

      Aiello, S; Albert, A.; Alves Garre, Sergio; Ameli, F; André, Michel; Androulakis, Giorgos; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anguita, M.; Anton, Gisela; Aublin, J.; Bagatelas, Christos; Barbarino, G.C.; Baret, B. (2020-10-01)
      Article
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      The KM3NeT research infrastructure is currently under construction at two locations in the Mediterranean Sea. The KM3NeT/ORCA water-Cherenkov neutrino detector off the French coast will instrument several megatons of ...
    • First all-flavor neutrino pointlike source search with the ANTARES neutrino telescope 

      André, Michel; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anton, G.; Avgitas, T.; Bertin, V.; Bormuth, R.; Puricelli, Stefano; Coniglione, R.; Lefèvre, Dominique; Michael, Turner; Pellegrino, Carlo; Piattelli, P.; Sanchez Losa, Agustín; Trovato, A.; Zúñiga Román, Juan (2017-10-03)
      Article
      Open Access
      A search for cosmic neutrino sources using the data collected with the ANTARES neutrino telescope between early 2007 and the end of 2015 is performed. For the first time, all neutrino interactions—charged- and neutral-current ...