Physics of neutrinos and applications to astrophysics

by M. Fukugita

Publisher: Springer in Berlin

Written in English
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StatementMasataka Fukugita, Tsutomu Yanagida.
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Paginationxii, 593 p. :
Number of Pages593
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Open LibraryOL22577024M
ISBN 103540438009

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Neutrinos interact with matter hardly at all and are therefore extremely difficult to detect. In two big detectors were up and running, part of the field of experimental neutrino physics, and they observed neutrinos from supernova A.

Neutrinos carry nearly all of the energy of a supernova explosion. Observations of neutrinos being emitted by the supernova SNA, star neutrinos, and atmospheric neutrinos by means of underground detectors have provided new insights into astronomy.

These observations have brought to light new unresolved phenomena such as the solar neutrino problem, spurring investigative studies among particle physicists. provides an important probe of physics beyond the SM.

In addition, it can open up a new window into neutrino astrophysics, through studies of low energy neutrinos from the Sun, atmosphere, and supernovae.

CEvNS is also vital for understanding and interpreting future particle dark matter searches. – Akhmedov: Neutrino Physics, hep-ph/ – Grimus: Neutrino Physics – Theory, hep-ph/ • Textbooks: – Fukugita, Yanagida: Physics of Neutrinos and Applications to Astrophysics – Kayser: The Physics of Massive Neutrinos – Giunti, Kim: Fundamentals of Neutrino Physics and Astrophysics – Schmitz: Neutrinophysik 2.

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As nearly all general texts, it introduces cosmology from a Newtonian scheme, but then it adds two optional chapters on GR and relativistic cosmology. Fundamentals of Neutrino Physics and Astrophysics Carlo Giunti, Chung W.

Kim This book deals with neutrino physics and astrophysics- a field in which some of the most exciting recent developments in particle physics, astrophysics and cosmology took place.

Montaruli et al. / Nuclear Physics B Proceedings Supplement 00 () 1–8 3 tagged by means of the muon brothers in the meson de-cays while cosmic neutrinos arrive unaccompanied [11]. The HESE analysis is sensitive to neutrinos of all fla-vors and incident from all directions. These events with energies above 30 TeV were observed from May.

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Neutrino astronomy is the branch of astronomy that observes astronomical objects with neutrino detectors in special observatories. Neutrinos are created as a result of certain types of radioactive decay, or nuclear reactions such as those that take place in the Sun, in nuclear reactors, or when cosmic rays hit atoms.

Due to their weak interactions with matter, neutrinos offer a unique. Nuclear astrophysics calculations of nucleosynthesis in stars or the Big Bang, stellar evolution, and super-nova dynamics require good nuclear cross section information and nuclear properties, such as masses and lifetimes, for a very large number of nuclides.

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Fermilab's NOvA experiment sends a beam of neutrinos to a 14,ton particle detector a record-breaking miles away in Minnesota. NOvA is studying the oscillation of muon neutrinos to electron neutrinos with the goal of deterining the ordering of neutrino masses and discovering whether neutrinos and antineutrinos oscillate at different rates.

IceCube was designed to detect high-energy astrophysical neutrinos from potential cosmic ray acceleration sites such as active galactic nuclei, gamma ray bursts and supernova remnants.

IceCube announced the detection of a diffuse flux of astrophysical neutrinos inincluding the highest energy neutrinos ever detected. Neutrino, elementary subatomic particle with no electric charge, very little mass, and 12 unit of spin. Neutrinos belong to the family of particles called leptons, which are not subject to the strong force.

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