I’m Begoña, and I just finished my internship at Quasar. My main input to the SFM project has been to work in identifying a suitable star cluster with information in both GAIA and Herschel and look for GAIA catalogue data and dust map images from Herschel in both data archives […]
A proposal with title XMM-Newton Background for Extended Sources – Analysis and Stacking Tool (X-Beast) was submitted to the EC Horizon 2020 – Space call on March 2017. The Consortium was led by the Istituto Nazionale di Astrofisica (Italy), and the members include the Max-Planck-Gesellshaft zur Forderung der Wissenschaften eV […]
MAGMA is an R&D project that brings together a novel concept to improve the state of the art in the magnetometry field. The proposed concept aims at implementing vector magnetometers on board Unmanned Aerial Vehicle, UAV or drone, to supply innovative magnetic maps with information not only of the magnitude of […]
Como parte del proyecto europeo StarFormMapper, Quasar Science Resources organiza un evento para todos los públicos en San Lorenzo de El Escorial con temática Ondas Gravitacionales. El evento tendrá lugar en la Casa de la Cultura de San Lorenzo de El Escorial el día 14 de Junio de 2017 a las 19:00 horas. El […]
“Do you ever look up at the stars and try to contemplate the ends of the universe?” – Ruth Ahmed, When Ali Met Honour My name is Begoña, and I just started my internship at Quasar. I am an undergraduate at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid, finishing […]
Star Cluster Formation: Mapping the first few Myrs Summary: A 2-day workshop, 14th-15th of June 2017, on the formation and early evolution of massive stars and their natal star clusters. Combining observation and theory, this workshop will tackle the the big issues of this field, including: the clustering of […]
The scientific work of the H2020 SFM project kicked off in London on the 4th and 5th of January 2017. The meeting took place at the Royal Astronomical Society in the William Herschel conference room. In a warm and collaborative atmosphere, the new team, made out of scientists and software […]
Quasar has secured its participation in a new H2020 project. The deadline for submission closed on the 10th of January and the resolution will come later in the year. This time the project was submitted in collaboration with Leeds University (UK) with support from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid (Spain) […]
Quasar has extended its collaboration with Indizen Optical Technologies (IOT) with an Offsite Backup Solution. Quasar’s proposed system performs daily Offsite Backups to an external NAS device. The system QUASAR provided is composed of a NAS device with 50 terabytes of HD setup with RAID 6 (dual parity) providing good protection from hardware […]
The annual Astronomical Data Analysis Software and Systems (ADASS) conference provides a forum for scientists and programmers concerned with algorithms, software and software systems employed in the acquisitions, reduction, analysis and dissemination of astronomical data. The 2016 ADASS conference is held 16-20 October at the Stazione Marittima Conference Centre, Trieste, Italy, […]
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The H2020 StarFormMapper project kicked off on the 21st of July 2016 in Cardiff, UK. The four members of the Consortium, including Quasar S.R., met on a one day meeting at Cardiff University to start up the project and discuss the project expectations. The project has created a website where […]
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Quasar-022016: H2020-COMPET-2015 European Commission Call A Gaia and Herschel Study of the Density Distribution and Evolution of Young Massive Star Clusters Generic Position Title: Senior/Junior Software Engineer Location: QUASAR Science Resources, S.L. premises at Las Rozas de Madrid, Spain Start Date: 1 July 2016 Contract Type: Permanent Position Salary Range: Senior […]
Indizen Optical Technologies (IOT) is a company that offers state-of-the-art ophthalmic lens design software (LDS). With an increasing workforce (>45 employers), IOT was facing the problem of storing company information and backing up personal computers, including laptops, and servers. After an initial study of their requirements and work environment, Quasar […]