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New Chair and Vice-Chair for the APPEC Scientific Advisory Committee

13th July 2020
During the last meeting of the General Assembly a new Chair and Vice-Chair for the Scientific Advisory Committee have been...
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Borexino performs the first detection ever of CNO cycle neutrinos from the Sun

8th July 2020
At the recent Neutrino 2020 virtual meeting the Borexino Collaboration has announced the first detection ever of neutrinos from the...
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Observation of Excess Events in the XENON1T Dark Matter Experiment

1st July 2020
Scientists from the international XENON collaboration announced on June 17th that data from their XENON1T, the world's most sensitive dark...
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Update of the European Strategy for Particle Physics

23rd June 2020
  APPEC congratulates the CERN Council for its decision to update the European Strategy for Particle Physics setting up a...
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APPEC welcomes Poland as new member

26th May 2020
In April 2020 the previous observer Poland became an official member of APPEC. In the General Assembly they are represented...
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QUBIC – a Q&U Bolometric Interferometer for Cosmology

15th May 2020
The quest for B-mode polarization of the Cosmic Microwave Background (CMB) is one of the major challenges of observational cosmology....
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Astroparticle Physics in times of Corona

14th May 2020
For several weeks now our everyday life has been quite disrupted by the novel corona virus. We all have to...
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Snowmass 2021 process

4th May 2020
In the U.S., the Snowmass 2021 process will take place over the next year. Organized by the Division of Particles...
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A New Milestone in the Construction of the Cubic Kilometer Baikal-GVD Deep Underwater Neutrino Telescope

28th April 2020
From February 17 to April 10, two new clusters of optical modules were installed, the sixth and the seventh, at...
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The MVM Project, from Dark Matter Research to Mechanical Ventilator

27th April 2020
The rapid spread of COVID-19 has shown a scarcity of ventilators compared to the number of patients. Thus, on the...
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Report on the 1st EuCAPT census

14th February 2020
The European Consortium for Astroparticle Theory (EuCAPT) invited all scientists (PhD students, postdocs, and staff) affiliated to a European institution,...
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APPEC SAC sub-committee to prepare report on Direct Detection of Dark Matter

11th February 2020
Over the past year, the Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC) received mandate from the General Assembly to form a Dark Matter...
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KM3NeT/ORCA Phase 1 detector completed

7th February 2020
In January 2020 Phase 1 of the KM3NeT-France construction was successfully completed. About one year after the deployment of the...
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LIGO-Virgo network catches another neutron star collision

5th February 2020
On April 25, 2019 a gravitational wave signal was observed by the gravitational-wave network that includes LIGO (the Laser Interferometer...
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1st EuCAPT census

14th January 2020
The European Consortium for Astroparticle Theory (EuCAPT, https://www.eucapt.org) invites all theoretical astroparticle physicists and cosmologists (PhD students, postdocs, and staff) who...
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Meeting of the APPEC General Assembly in Lisbon

18th December 2019
The APPEC General Assembly (GA) came together in Lisbon at the Laboratory of Instrumentation and Experimental Particle Physics (LIP). The...
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DESI Opens Its 5,000 Eyes to Capture the Colors of the Cosmos

17th December 2019
A new instrument mounted atop a telescope in Arizona has aimed its robotic array of 5,000 fiber-optic “eyes” at the...
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Neutrinoless Double Beta Decay – report from the APPEC sub-committee

12th December 2019
The APPEC General Assembly and the Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC) appointed a sub-committee to discuss the searches for the neutrinoless...
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Draw me a neutrino – a creative challenge from the KM3NeT Collaboration

12th December 2019
The KM3NeT Collaboration launches the drawing contest "Draw me a neutrino": Participants from France, Georgia, Greece, Italy, Morocco, South Africa,...
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Celebration of the first 20 years of the Pierre Auger Observatory

9th December 2019
In November 2019 about 300 scientists and guests from all over the world celebrated the 20th anniversary of the Pierre...
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