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IAXO

Any Light Particle Search

IAXO

Who are we?

This website is currently under construction.

 

 

 

 

What do we do?

Looking for Axions from the Sun

Inside the sun there are the best conditions for the generation of axions. In contrast to the ALPS II experiment, experiments such as IAXO at DESY concentrate on the retransformation of solar axions into detectable photons by using an axion helioscope. DESY is currently planning to build the prototype BabyIAXO. Furthermore, a special magnet more than 20 m long is going to be built for IAXO soon.