Fundamental Research Division
The DRF at the CEA assemble approximately 6,000 scientists since January 2016.
Scientific result | Astrophysics | Tools ＆ research instruments
The electronics developed by IRFU now equips the four oldest gamma-ray telescopes of HESS (High Energy Stereoscopic System) in Namibia. Making it possible to optimize the simultaneous operation of all five HESS telescopes, and confirming the technical choices for its successor CTA (Cherenkov Telescope Array).
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