Search for Dark Matter in the Sun with AMANDA & IceCube



By Olle Engdegard
January 2012
Uppsala University Press
Distributed by Coronet Books Inc.

ISBN: 9789155478933
125 pages

$47.50 Paper original


Contents:

Abbreviations

1. Introduction

2. Dark matter

3. IceCube and AMANDA

4. Signal and background

5. An AMANDA trigger study

6. Reconstruction techniques

7. Preparing the IC40 data analysis

8. Event selection

9. Search for a Solar excess

10. Joint analysis of 2001-2008 data

11. Conclusion

12. Popularvetenskapligt sammandrag

Acknowledgements
Bibliography

 

Uppsala Dissertations from the Faculty of Science & Technology No. 97

 

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