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Vega VV06 upper composite transferred to launcher assembly area LISA Pathfinder will test the fundamental technologies and instrumentation needed for...
Nov 20, 2015
LISA Pathfinder team at ESOC ESA’s LISA Pathfinder satellite was launched on 3 December 2015, and reached its work...
Mar 02, 2016
Aerial view of LIGO Hanford Aerial view of LIGO Hanford
Jan 18, 2017
LISA Pathfinder Mission Accomplished LISA Pathfinder is the European Space Agency (ESA) precursor mission to the LISA space-...
Jul 27, 2018
Black Hole - Cygnus X-1 Black Hole - Cygnus X-1 "The artist's illustration depicts what astronomers think is happening within the Cygnus...
Oct 19, 2012
GRS Vacuum Chamber
Apr 30, 2013
New physics New physics
May 05, 2013
LPF - Team Effort LPF - Team Effort
May 23, 2013
Binary system (artist's impression) Binary system
May 27, 2013
Galaxy - NGC 1277 Galaxy - NGC 1277 Invisible gravitational trap: the centre of the NGC 1277 disk galaxy harbours a black...
Jun 10, 2013
Colliding Galaxies Arp 299 Galaxies - Colliding Arp 299 Arp 299 (also known as IC 694 and NGC 3690) is a pair of colliding galaxies approximately...
Jun 26, 2013
EMRI - Waveform EMRI - Waveform An EMRI waveform encodes information about the spacetime structure.
Jul 08, 2013
A data segment from pre-SOVT1.13
Dec 11, 2014
LPF scientific payload integration While the LPF scientists continue preparing for LPF mission operations, the industrial...
Jul 23, 2015
ESA tracking antenna at in ESA tracking antenna Malindi For the launch of LISA Pathfinder (LPF), the injection strategy imposed by the Vega ...
Oct 07, 2015
LPF oxidiser fuelling LPF oxidiser fuelling now complete LPF Current Status: Oxider fueling now complete, next step is the hydrazine fueling. Read...
Nov 05, 2015
LISA Pathfinder lift-off on Vega VV06 Liftoff of Vega VV06 carrying LISA Pathfinder Liftoff of Vega VV06 carrying LISA Pathfinder on 3 December 2015 from Europe's Spaceport...
Dec 03, 2015
Inside the LISA Pathfinder science module This artist's impression shows the interior layout of LISA Pathfinder's science module....
Mar 08, 2016
LISA Pathfinder Results (January 2017) In the top central part of the graph, the wedge-shaped area indicates the original...
Feb 21, 2017
New Movie: LISA, the first gravitational wave observatory in space
Jun 03, 2020
Early black hole Black Hole (early object) This artist's conception illustrates one of the most primitive supermassive black holes...
Oct 19, 2012
LPF - Laser and Modulation Unit LPF - Laser and Modulation Unit
Apr 30, 2013
Pulsar PSR J0348+0432 and White Dwarf Pulsar PSR J0348+0432 "This artist’s impression shows the exotic double object that consists of a tiny, but...
May 13, 2013
Data Analysis Working Group Data Analysis
May 23, 2013
Merging galaxy NGC 6240 Galaxy - Merging NGC 6240 Observations with NASA’s Chandra X-ray observatory have disclosed two giant black holes...
May 28, 2013
LPF - Simulated CR Splash LPF - Simulated CR Splash
Jun 12, 2013
Black Hole - Galactic Merger Black Hole - Galactic Merger SPH hydrodynamical simulation showing how a binary black hole forms in the aftermath of a...
Jun 26, 2013
LPF tested under space conditions LISA Pathfinder at the IABG test facilities in Ottobrunn, GermanyFinal preparation work...
Jul 31, 2013
A first step towards gravitational wave astronomy? A first step towards gravitational wave astronomy? If confirmed by other experiments, evidence in BICEP2 data for imprints of gravitational...
Mar 19, 2014
LPF assembly at Astrium UK LPF assembly at Astrium UK on 27 February 2015 At Airbus in Stevenage (UK) the LISA Pathfinder satellite science and propulsion modules...
Mar 03, 2015