8-13 September 2013
Asilomar, California
US/Pacific timezone

DarkSide-50 experiment status

Not scheduled
2h 30m
Asilomar, California

Asilomar, California

Asilomar Conference Grounds, 800 Asilomar Avenue, Pacific Grove, CA 93950-3704
Poster Dark Matter

Speaker

Dr Jelena Maricic (University of Hawaii)

Description

DarkSide-50 is the dual phase argon time projection chamber detector with an active mass of 50 kg of underground argon. It is a unique detector, featuring powerful active neutron veto, capableof achieving background-free conditions. It is designed to reach a sensitivity of 10^-45 cm^2 and is currently under construction at Laboratori Nazionali del Gran Sasso in Italy. Status of the experiment will be presented.

Primary author

Dr Jelena Maricic (University of Hawaii)

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