Borexino-related articles(1):

Why and how the Sun and the stars shine
(external links: download PDFonline version)
Gianpaolo Bellini
Il Nuovo Saggiatore Vol. 36, Anno 2020, No. 5-6, Pag. 82

Mantle geoneutrinos in KamLAND and Borexino
(external links: [doi:10.1103/PhysRevD.86.033004]; preprint on arXiv)
G. Fiorentini, G. L. Fogli, E. Lisi, F. Mantovani, and A. M. Rotunno
Phys. Rev. D 86, 033004 – Published 3 August 2012.

GPS-based CERN-LNGS time link for Borexino
(external links: [doi:10.1088/1748-0221/7/08/P08028]; E-print on arXiv:1207.0591)
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 (JINST 7 P08028).

Production and characterization of a custom-made 228Th source with reduced neutron source strength for the Borexino experiment
(doi:10.1016/j.nima.2012.04.019; preprint on arXiv:1110.1217)
W. Maneschg, L. Baudis, R. Dressler, K. Eberhardt, R. Eichler, H. Keller, R. Lackner, B. Praast, R. Santorelli, J. Schreiner, M. Tarka, B. Wiegel, A. Zimbal.
NIM A Volume 680, 11 July 2012, Pages 161 – 167.

Positronium signature in organic liquid scintillators for neutrino experiments
([doi:10.1103/PhysRevC.83.015504]; preprint on arXiv)
D.Franco, G.Consolati, D.Trezzi
Phys. Rev. C 83, 015504 (2011) [6 pages].

Nuclear physics for geo-neutrino studies (210Bi paper)
(external links: published version [DOI link]; preprint on arXiv)
G.Fiorentini, Aldo Ianni, G.Korga, M.Lissia, F.Mantovani, L.Miramonti, L.Oberauer, M.Obolensky, O.Smirnov, Y.Suvorov
Phys. Rev. C 81, 034602 (2010).

Experimental scintillator purification tests with silica gel chromatography
Ludwig Niedermeier, Christian Grieb, Lothar Oberauer, Gunther Korschinek, Franz von Feilitzsch
Nucl. Instrum. Meth. A. Volume 568, Issue 2, 1 December 2006, Pages 915-922.

Cosmogenic 11C production and sensitivity of organic scintillator detectors to pep and CNO neutrinos
Cristiano Galbiati, Andrea Pocar, Davide Franco, Aldo Ianni, Laura Cadonati, Stefan Schönert
Phys. Rev. C 71, 055805 (2005).

The measurements of 2200 ETL9351 type photomultipliers for the Borexino experiment with the photomultiplier testing facility at LNGS
A.Ianni, P.Lombardi, G.Ranucci, O.Ju.Smirnov
arXiv:physics/0406138; Nucl. Instrum. Meth. A537, 683-697 (2005).

The photomultiplier tube testing facility for the Borexino experiment at LNGS
A.Brigatti, A.Ianni, P.Lombardi, G.Ranucci, O.Ju.Smirnov
arXiv:physics/0406106; Nucl. Instrum. Meth. A537, 521-536 (2005).

Precicision measurements of time characteristics of the 8” ETL9351 series photomultiplier
O.Ju.Smirnov, P.Lombardi, G.Ranucci
Instruments and Experimental Techniques Vol.47 No.1, pp.69-79 (2004).

Radon permeability through nylon at various humidities used in the Borexino experiment.
M. Wójcik, G. Zuzel.
Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A 524, 355 365 (2004).

A Sampling Board Optimized for Pulse Shape Discrimination in Liquid Scintillator Applications
G. Ranucci, R. Dossi, P. Inzani, G. Korga, P. Lombardi, E. Meroni, and M. E. Monzani

Ultra-traces of 226Ra in nylon used in the Borexino solar neutrino experiment.
G. Zuzel, M. Wójcik, C. Buck, W. Rau, G. Heusser.
Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A 498, 240 255 (2003).

A multiplexed optical-fiber system for the PMT calibration of the Borexino experiment.
B.Caccianiga, D.Franco, D.Giugni, P.Lombardi, S.Malvezzi, J.Maneira, G.Manusardi,L.Miramonti, G.Ranucci O.Smirnov
NIM A496, 353-361 (2003).

Search for the Solar pp- neutrinos with an unpgrade of CTF detector
Smirnov O., Zaimidoroga O., Derbin A.
Phys.At.Nucl. Vol 66 No4, 712-723 (2003).

Resolutions of a large volume liquid scintillator detector.
O. Ju. Smirnov.
Instruments and Experimental Techniques No.2 (2003)

Setting of the Predefined Multiplier Gain of a Photomultiplier.
O. Ju. Smirnov
Instruments and Experimental Techniques Vol.45 No.3, 363 (2002).

Search for neutrino radiative decay with a prototype Borexino detector
Derbin A., Smirnov O.
JETP Lett. Vol 76 No.7, 409-413 (2002).

Effects of absorption and reemission of photons in large scintillation counters on the quantities measured by an observing phototubes.
G. Ranucci.
Nuclear Instruments and Methods A487, 535 (2002).

Methods for precise photoelectron counting with photomultipliers.
R. Dossi, A. Ianni, G. Ranucci and O.Yu. Smirnov.
Nuclear Instruments and Methods A451, 623 (2000).

Radon diffusion through polymer membranes used in the solar neutrino experiment Borexino.
M. Wójcik, W. Wlazlo, G. Zuzel and G. Heusser.
Nuclear Instruments and Methods A449, 158 (2000).

An analytical approach to the description of absorption and reemission effects in large scintillation counters.
G. Ranucci.
Nuclear Instruments and Methods A440, 388 (2000).

Pulse shape discrimination of liquid scintillators.
G. Ranucci, A. Goretti and P. Lombardi.
Nuclear Instruments and Methods A412, 374 (1998).

A Scintillator Purification System for a Large Scale Solar Neutrino Experiment.
J. Benziger, M. Johnson, F. P. Calaprice, M. Chen, N. Darnton, F. Loeser and R.B. Vogelaar.
Nuclear Instruments and Methods A417, 278 (1998).

A Rn-222 Source for Low-background Liquid Scintillation Detectors.
M. Johnson, J. Benziger, C. Stoia, F. P. Calaprice, M. Chen, N. Darnton, F. Loeser and R.B. Vogelaar.
Nuclear Instruments and Methods A414, 459 (1998).

A neural network approach to spatial reconstruction in the CTF detector.
G.Alimonti and S.Magni.
Nuclear Instruments and Methods A 411, 467-474 (1998).

Measuring the Global Radioactivity in the Earth by Multidetector Antineutrino Spectroscopy
R. S. Raghavan, S. Schönert et al.
Physical Review Letters, Volume 80, Number 3, 635-638 (19 January 1998).


Electronic publications & other public documents:

Response to the critics of Borexino results in “A New experimental limit for the stability of the electron” by H.V. Klapdor-Kleingrothaus, I.V. Krivosheina and I.V. Titkova.”
By Borexino Collaboration (H.O. Back et al.).
e-Print: hep-ex/0703044 (Mar 2007).

Testing the Scintillation Line Shape (Scaled Poisson) (2013)

Design Concepts for Borex (1988)

Borexino at Gran Sasso – Proposal for a real time detector for low energy solar neutrino (1991)


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