Cosmogenic Backgrounds in Borexino at 3800 m water-equivalent depth Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics, Volume 2013, August 2013 Cit.: G. Bellini et al JCAP08(2013)049 Published 27 August 2013 [doi:10.1088/1475-7516/2013/08/049] (preprint on arXiv) Abstract The solar neutrino experiment Borexino, which is
SOX: Short distance neutrino Oscillations with BoreXino Journal of High Energy Physics volume 2013, Article number: 38 (2013) Open Access Published: 08 August 2013 [doi:10.1007/JHEP08(2013)038] (preprint on arXiv) Abstract The very low radioactive background of the Borexino detector, its large
New interdisciplinary field between Geology and Physics: the study of the Earth’s geo-neutrino flux. Models, experiments, results.
Lifetime measurements of 214Po and 212Po with the CTF liquid scintillator detector at LNGS The European Physical Journal A, 49:92, July 2013 Open Access Published: 18 July 2013 [doi:10.1140/epja/i2013-13092-9] (preprint on arXiv) Abstract We have studied the α-decays of 214Po into 210Pb and
Measurement of geo-neutrinos from 1353 days of Borexino Physics Letters B Volume 722, Issues 4–5, 24 May 2013, Pages 295-300 [doi:10.1016/j.physletb.2013.04.030] (preprint on arXiv) News coverage on CERN Courier : “Borexino has new results on geoneutrinos” Abstract We present a measurement of
Borexino calibrations: hardware, methods, and results Journal of Instrumentation, Volume 7, October 2012 H. Back et al 2012 JINST 7 P10018 Published 22 October 2012 [doi:10.1088/1748-0221/7/10/P10018] (preprint on arXiv) Abstract Borexino was the first experiment to detect solar neutrinos in real-time in the sub-MeV
Measurement of CNGS muon neutrino speed with Borexino Physics Letters B, Volume 716, Issues 3–5, Pages 401-405 (2 October 2012) [doi:10.1016/j.physletb.2012.08.052] (preprint on arXiv) (Spoiler: no, neutrinos ain’t faster than light!) Abstract We have measured the speed of muon neutrinos
GPS-based CERN-LNGS time link for Borexino B. Caccianiga, P. Cavalcante, G. Cerretto, H. Esteban, G. Korga, M. Misiaszek, M. Orsini, M. Pallavicini, V. Pettiti, C. Plantard and A. Razeto. Journal of Instrumentation, Volume 7, August 2012 B. Caccianiga et al 2012 JINST 7 P08028
Borexino and solar neutrinos G. Bellini, A. Ianni, G. Ranucci La Rivista del Nuovo Cimento volume 35, issue 9, pages 481–537 (September 2012) DOI: https://doi.org/10.1393/ncr/i2012-10080-y Summary The neutrino oscillation is one of the most important insights of the last decades in
Mantle geoneutrinos in KamLAND and Borexino G. Fiorentini, G. L. Fogli, E. Lisi, F. Mantovani, and A. M. Rotunno Phys. Rev. D 86, 033004 – 3 August 2012 doi: 10.1103/PhysRevD.86.033004 Preprint: arXiv:1204.1923 Abstract The KamLAND and Borexino experiments have observed,
Production and characterization of a custom-made 228Th source with reduced neutron source strength for the Borexino experiment W. Maneschg, L. Baudis, R. Dressler, K. Eberhardt, R. Eichler, H. Keller, R. Lackner, B. Praast, R. Santorelli, J. Schreiner, M. Tarka, B.
Cosmic-muon flux and annual modulation in Borexino at 3800 m water-equivalent depth G. Bellini et al JCAP05(2012)015 Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics, Volume 2012, May 2012 doi:10.1088/1475-7516/2012/05/015 (preprint arXiv:1202.6403) Abstract We have measured the muon flux at the underground Gran Sasso National
Search for solar axions produced in the p(d,3He)A reaction with Borexino detector G. Bellini et al. (Borexino collaboration) Phys. Rev. D 85, 092003 Published 4 May 2012 doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.85.092003 (preprint on arXiv) Abstract A search for 5.5 MeV solar axions produced in the p+d→3He+A (5.5
Essential Information about Earth’s thermal energy could be obtained by detecting neutrinos that flit through the Earth’s interior. Geoneutrinos opens up an entire new field of interdisciplinary research.
First Evidence of pep Solar Neutrinos by Direct Detection in Borexino G. Bellini et al. (Borexino Collaboration) Phys. Rev. Lett. 108, 051302 Published 2 February 2012 doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.108.051302 (preprint on arXiv) this paper have been been highlighted with a Synopsis on the Physics website:
Absence of a day-night asymmetry in the 7Be solar neutrino rate in Borexino Physics Letters B, Volume 707, Issue 1, 16 January 2012, Pages 22-26 – ISSN 0370-2693 (Submitted 18 October 2011, Revised 10 November 2011, Accepted 13 November 2011, Available
Precision Measurement of the 7Be Solar Neutrino Interaction Rate in Borexino G. Bellini et al. (Borexino Collaboration) Phys. Rev. Lett. 107, 141302 Published 30 September 2011 doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.107.141302 (preprint on arXiv) Abstract The rate of neutrino-electron elastic scattering interactions from 862 keV 7Be solar
The scintillator solvent procurement for the Borexino solar neutrino detector M.G. Giammarchi, P.L. Gandolfo, P. Lombardi, L. Miramonti, F. Ortica, S. Parmeggiano, A. Romani, C. Salvo, P. Tronci NIM-A Volume 648, Issue 1, 21 August 2011, Pages 100-108 Abstract This paper
Muon and cosmogenic neutron detection in Borexino G. Bellini et al 2011 JINST 6 P05005 Journal of Instrumentation, Volume 6, May 2011 Published 11 May 2011 doi:10.1088/1748-0221/6/05/P05005 (preprint on arXiv) Abstract Borexino, a liquid scintillator detector at LNGS, is designed for the detection of neutrinos and
Study of solar and other unknown anti-neutrino fluxes with Borexino at LNGS Physics Letters B Volume 696, Issue 3, 31 January 2011, Pages 191-196 doi:10.1016/j.physletb.2010.12.030 (local copy, preprint on arXiv) Abstract We report on the search for anti-neutrinos of yet