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LAPP's new name!

8 September 2017

LAPP’s new name!

Since the 1st January 2017, 6 municipalities of the Annecy area have merged to form the new town of Annecy (Annecy, Annecy-le-Vieux, Cran-Gevrier, Meythet, Pringy and Seynod). In order to be (...)

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End of O2 data taking: 4 very exciting weeks in Virgo!

25 August 2017

End of O2 data taking: 4 very exciting weeks in Virgo!

The LIGO-Virgo data taking period announced in a previous news is ending today and promises very exciting results. This data taking period, called “Run O2”, started on November 30, 2016 with the (...)

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LAPP takes part in a project selected by the European Commission

25 August 2017

LAPP takes part in a project selected by the European Commission

The XDC project (eXtreme DataCloud), led by CNRS through IN2P3 has been selected by the European Commission (Horizon H2020) in July 2017. XDC establishes a collaboration between eight European (...)

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Advanced Virgo joins LIGO for a common data taking

1 August 2017

Advanced Virgo joins LIGO for a common data taking

After six years of upgrades the European gravitational waves detector Virgo stars today its first data taking in its “Advanced Virgo” configuration. It thus officially joins the 2nd Observation (...)

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Two major LAPP projects supported by the USMB Foundation

20 July 2017

Two major LAPP projects supported by the USMB Foundation

On the 29th of June, the board of the USMB Foundation (Savoie Mont Blanc University) met to define the projects that will be accompanied as of the beginning of the next academic year. After (...)

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