BEIJING — China Wednesday launched a new space science program focusing on the origin and evolution of the universe, black holes, gravitational waves and relationship between the solar system and human. The Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) announced to develop a group of four satellites in the program. The program … Continue reading
The engineering implementation phase for the EP hardware was started in Sep 2017, and the approval of the mission was officially endorsed by CAS in Dec 2017.
NAOC Developed a Prototype of Einstein Probe’s Wide-field X-ray Telescope Prototype mirror of lobster-eye focusing X-ray optics developed by X-ray Imaging Lab at NAOC
The 3rd workshop on the Science case of Einstein Probe November 25th,2015 Naoc, Beijing
2015/05 Breaking News: In May 2015 Einstein Probe was selected as a 'candidate mission of priority’ in the space science programme of the Chinese Academy of Sciences. It would go ahead without further selection once the funding is allocated from the government, aiming for launch around 2020.
The ISSI-Beijing Forum: international conference on “Exploring the dynamic X-‐ray Universe” has been successfully held on May 6-7th 2014,ISSI-Beijing/NSSC, Beijing (co-organized with the International Space Science Institute – Beijing)