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Indirect dark matter search with AMS-02

  • Mariusz Sapinski
PS13 Particle Astrophysics (dark matter)

Abstract

The Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer (AMS) is a high energy particle physics experiment in space to be placed on the International Space Station (ISS) in 2006 for a three years mission. The main physics goals in the astroparticle domain are the anti-matter and the dark matter searches. Some results of Monte Carlo feasibility study of the AMS detector sensitivity to indirect dark matter searches are presented.

PACS: 95.35.+d Dark matter (stellar, interstellar, galactic, and cosmological) – 98.70.Sa Cosmic rays (including sources, origin, acceleration, and interactions)

Keywords

Dark Matter Detector Sensitivity Feasibility Study Physic Experiment Particle Physic 
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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag, Società Italiana di Fisica 2003

Authors and Affiliations

  • Mariusz Sapinski
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Groupe d’Astroparticules de Montpellier, Universite Montpellier II, Place Eugene Bataillon, 34095 Montpellier CEDEXFrance
  2. 2.Institute of Nuclear Physics, KrakowPoland

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