标题:Simulation study on high energy electron and gamma-ray detection with the newly upgraded Tibet ASgamma experiment
作者:Chen, Xu ;Chen, D. ;Huang, J. ;Jin, H.B. ;Zhai, L.M. ;Shibata, M. ;Katayose, Y. ;Zhang, Ying ;Hu, X.B. ;Lin, Y.H.
作者机构:[Chen, Xu ;Huang, J. ;Zhai, L.M. ;Zhang, Ying ;Hu, X.B. ;Lin, Y.H. ] Key Laboratory of Particle Astrophysics, Institute of High Energy Physics, Chines 更多
会议名称:34th International Cosmic Ray Conference, ICRC 2015
会议日期:30 July 2015 through 6 August 2015
来源:Proceedings of Science
出版年:2015
卷:2015-07-30 00:00:00
摘要:The rapidly decreasing electron flux with the power index of -3.3 makes it difficult to measure directly with instruments on board balloons and satellites at energies higher than about 1 TeV. However, the large-area and wide-field EAS arrays could be used to extend cosmic-ray (CR) electrons spectrum (e+ +e-, in the following electrons refer to both electrons and positrons) measurements up to several tens of TeV or more. The newly upgraded Tibet hybrid AS experiment (Tibet-III+MD) may become one of the world's most sensitive observatories of gamma rays or maybe electrons above -10 TeV due to its high separation ability of γ-rays and hadrons. In this paper, using a full Monte Carlo simulation, we examine its ability for measuring CR electrons in the high galactic latitude area above -10 TeV.
收录类别:EI;SCOPUS
资源类型:会议论文;期刊论文
原文链接:https://www.scopus.com/inward/record.uri?eid=2-s2.0-84988729981&partnerID=40&md5=0308e4d59dc69672791a3797de21d234
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