APEX News

APEX Support Astronomer Opportunity: 

The Atacama Pathfinder Experiment (APEX) Observatory and the Millimeter and Submillimeter Astronomy Department of the Max-Planck-Institut für Radioastronomie (MPIfR) in Bonn, Germany, in collaboration with the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (PUC) in Santiago, are seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral Read More …

It was a beautiful CONCERTO

The CONCERTO instrument era -at APEX- ended with the removal of the instrument from the APEX telescope C-cabin. CONCERTO was fully installed and commissioned during 2020 and 2021, in the middle of the hard restrictions due to the pandemic (https://neel.cnrs.fr/institut-neel/science-societe/concerto) Read More …

APEX-OP23+ in full swing

After an unusually long altiplanic winter that extended into April 2023, APEX is back in full Science Operations. A lot happened during the summer maintenance (a.k.a. Summer Shutdown 2023) that was heavily affected by the bad weather. Still, all critical Read More …

A new era for APEX

2022 marks the end of an era for APEX as the OSO / ESO / MPIfR fruitful partnership also ends with the year. It has been an incredible ride together, with outstanding scientific accomplishments, always pushing technology boundaries with state-of-the-art Read More …

Science schedule 2022 online

Dear APEX community, the Science schedule defining the dates of the different observing blocks for the APEX partners has been recently agreed and approved in the last board meeting. You can find now the schedule online.