Recent Progress in Ultralow Background Ge Detector Searches for the ββ-Decay of 76Ge, Dark Matter Candidates, and Solar Axions

  • F. T. AvignoneIII
  • R. L. Brodzinski
  • H. S. Miley
  • J. H. Reeves
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Abstract

Recent results from a number of 76Ge ββ-decay experiments and the different approaches in nuclear structure calculations which impact their interpretation are discussed. An update of current efforts to improve the sensitivities of these experiments is given. A brief review of the recent publications on searches for dark matter candidates and solar axions is also given.

Keywords

Titanium Mercury Boron Hexagonal Coherence 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • F. T. AvignoneIII
    • 1
  • R. L. Brodzinski
    • 2
  • H. S. Miley
    • 2
  • J. H. Reeves
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Physics and AstronomyUniversity of South CarolinaColumbiaUSA
  2. 2.Pacific Northwest LaboratoryRichlandUSA

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