A wide field reflector for the detection of high energy cosmic rays from space
Authors: Bratina V., Mazzinghi P., Tiribilli B.
Autors Affiliation: Istituto Nazionale di Ottica Applicata, Largo E. Fermi 6, 50125 Firenze, Italy
Abstract: High energy cosmic rays and neutrinos may be detected by observing the fluorescence showers induced after interaction with Earth
KeyWords: Cosmic rays; Earth atmosphere; Fluorescence; Neutrons; Optical design; Optical systems; Space research; Statistical methods, Fluorescence shower; Schmidt camera, Space telescopesConnecting to view paper tab on IsiWeb: Click here