GW170104: Observation of a 50-Solar-Mass Binary Black Hole Coalescence at Redshift 0.2

The Advanced LIGO-Virgo collaboration would like to announce the third detection of gravitational waves, confirming the beginning of a new field of astronomy.  As with the first two detections, the gravitational waves detected on January 4th, 2017, were emitted by the coalescence of two black holes, with masses of 30 and 20 solar masses respectively, at a distance of three […]

» Read more

Publication : Prompt gravity signal induced by the 2011 Tohoku-Oki earthquake

A modification of the earth’s gravitational field produced during a seismic rupture was first detected during the earthquake of Tohoku-Oki, which occurred on March 11, 2011 with magnitude 9.0. This work is the result of an international collaboration involving researchers from the Institut de Physique du Globe de Paris (IPGP, IPGP / CNRS / UPD / Reunion University) and the […]

» Read more

Eleonora Capocasa et Valerie Domcke receives the award L’Oréal-Unesco “Génération Jeune Chercheuse”

To open science professions to women and promote parity in positions of scientific responsibility, the Scholarships program L’Oréal-UNESCO “For Women in Science” awards each year young women researchers, in partnership with the French Academy of science and the French national Commission for UNESCO. This year, from more than 1,000 nominations in France, thirty young women scientists were nominated and two […]

» Read more

UnivEarthS Projects

Projects Frontier They allow each founder laboratory to open new research paths.   Projects Interface They are composed of two teams of two different laboratories.             ……       Projects Exploratory: Also consist of two teams from two different laboratories, but on more exploratory and innovative topics.              Projects Young Team: The aim is to support young […]

» Read more

Gravitational wawes fiesta : an event for the students of the MOOC Gravity!

This is the first of the Gravity! workshops for the learners of Gravity!, all their friends and all those interesting in getting a better understanding of the mysteries of our Universe. The workshop will of course focus on the topic of gravitational waves, with the historic event of their discovery. What is a gravitational wave? How were they observed? What […]

» Read more
1 2 3 4 5