Announcements

The MST Structure Successfully Undergoes its Critical Design and Manufacturing Review

From 8-10 November 2022, a panel of CTAO and external experts conducted the Critical Design and Manufacturing Review (CDMR) of the Medium-Sized Telescope (MST) structure in Berlin (Germany). After the [...]

Mirjana Pović: Fulfilling Dreams in Africa through Astronomy

This article is part of the “Building from Diversity” project. Written by Isabel Márquez, Deputy Director of the Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía (IAA) and Scientific Director of the Severo [...]

“ESCAPE to the Future” Event Recommits CTAO and ESCAPE Partners in Collaboration for Open Science

The Cherenkov Telescope Array Observatory (CTAO), in partnership with some of Europe's biggest facilities in physics-related disciplines, has just recommitted to a long-term deal to collaborate on Open Science topics, [...]

The Astronomical Infrastructures of the Future Meet in Granada

>> Re-play the event on YouTube. >> More photos on our Flickr channel. (Spanish version below)   On Wednesday, 5 October, the heads of the Cherenkov Telescope Array Observatory (CTAO), [...]

Milla Baldo Ceolin: A Golden Mimosa of Particle Physics

This article is part of the “Building from Diversity” project. Written by Elisa Prandini, Researcher at the Physics and Astronomy Department of the University of Padova (Italy)   It was [...]

Spanish Scientific Community Gathers to Discuss the Latest Progress on the CTA Project

Credit: CIEMAT On 20 September, nearly 60 representatives from the Cherenkov Telescope Array (CTA) Project and the Cherenkov Telescope Array Observatory (CTAO), as well as from the broader Spanish astronomical [...]

Sally Ride: The Sky is No Longer the Limit

This article is part of the “Building from Diversity” project. Written by Viviana Gammaldi, Researcher at the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (Spain)   When I was a child, I wanted [...]

Q&A with ACADA Deputy Coordinator & Quality Manager, Bernhard López

Originally published in the July 2022 issue of the CTAO Newsletter. Lee este artículo en español en nuestra CTAO Newsletter. Anyone who has ever worked with Bernhard knows that he [...]

Frank Kameny: From Astronomer to Activist for LGBTQIA+ Rights

This article is part of the “Building from Diversity” project. Written by Eugenia Gatti (CTAO HR Specialist and member of the CTAO Gender Equity Plan Group)   It is likely [...]

CTAO Releases the Layout of its Arrays for the Alpha Configuration

The CTAO recently released the layouts that define the geographical position of the elements (telescopes, calibration systems and atmospheric characterization devices) that will compose the two CTAO arrays according to [...]