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    • A method to stabilise the performance of negatively fed KM3NeT photomultipliers 

      Adrian Martinez, Silvia; Ageron, M.; Aiello, S; Albert, A.; Ameli, F; Anassontzis, E.G.; André, Michel (2016-12-19)
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      The KM3NeT research infrastructure, currently under construction in the Mediterranean Sea, will host neutrino telescopes for the identification of neutrino sources in the Universe and for studies of the neutrino mass ...
    • Architecture and performance of the KM3NeT front-end firmware 

      Aiello, S; Albert, Arnauld; Alves Garre, Sergio; Zineb, Aly; Ameli, Fabrizio; André, Michel; Androulakis, Giorgos; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anguita, M.; Anton, Gisela (International Society for Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE), 2021-01-01)
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      The KM3NeT infrastructure consists of two deep-sea neutrino telescopes being deployed in the Mediterranean Sea. The telescopes will detect extraterrestrial and atmospheric neutrinos by means of the incident photons induced ...
    • Atmospheric neutrinos with the first detection units of KM3NeT/ARCA 

      Coniglione, R.; Markou, Christos; Müller, R R; Tzamariudaki, Ekaterini; Ageron, M.; Aiello, S; Albert, Arthur; Alshamsi, Mohammed; Alves Garre, Sergio; Aly, Zineb; Ambrosone, Antonio; Ameli, Fabrizio; André, Michel; Androulakis, Giorgos; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anton, Gisela; Ardid Ramírez, Miguel (arXiv, 2021)
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      The KM3NeT Collaboration is constructing two deep-sea Cherenkov detectors in the Mediterranean Sea, aiming at neutrino oscillation measurements with the ORCA array, while the ARCA array aims at neutrino astronomy in the ...
    • Atmospheric neutrinos with the first KM3NeT/ORCA data and prospects for measuring the atmospheric neutrino flux 

      Stavropoulos, Dimitris; Pestel, Valentin; Aly, Zineb; Tzamariudaki, Ekaterini; Markou, Christos; Ageron, M.; Aiello, S; Albert, Arthur; Alshamsi, Mohammed; Alves Garre, Sergio; Ambrosone, Antonio; Ameli, Fabrizio; André, Michel; Androulakis, Giorgos; Anghinolfi, Marco (arXiv, 2021)
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      KM3NeT is a research infrastructure aiming to study astrophysical sources as well as to perform particle physics studies, through the detection of neutrinos in the abyssal depths of the Mediterranean Sea. The KM3NeT/ORCA ...
    • Characterisation of the Hamamatsu photomultipliers for the KM3NeT Neutrino Telescope 

      Aiello, S; Ameli, F; André, Michel; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anton, G.; Ardid Ramírez, Miguel; Avgitas, T.; Bertin, V.; Bormuth, R.; Bouwhuis, M.C.; Puricelli, Stefano; Cherubini, Silvio; Coniglione, R.; Mannheim, Karl; Morganti, Michele; Pellegrino, Carlo; Piattelli, P.; Real, Del; Santangelo, A; Sharma, Aniruddh; Trovato, A.; Zaborov, D.; Zúñiga Román, Juan (2018-05-01)
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      The Hamamatsu R12199-02 3-inch photomultiplier tube is the photodetector chosen for the first phase of the KM3NeT neutrino telescope. About 7000 photomultipliers have been characterised for dark count rate, timing spread ...
    • Comparison of the measured atmospheric muon rate with Monte Carlo simulations and sensitivity study for detection of prompt atmospheric muons with KM3NeT 

      Ageron, M.; Aiello, S; Albert, Arthur; Alshamsi, Mohammed; Ambrosone, Antonio; André, Michel; Androulakis, Giorgos; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anton, Gisela; Ardid Ramírez, Miguel; Aublin, J.; Bagatelas, Christos (arXiv, 2021)
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      The KM3NeT Collaboration has successfully deployed the first detection units of the next generation undersea neutrino telescopes in the Mediterranean Sea at the two sites in Italy and in France. The data sample collected ...
    • Deep-sea deployment of the KM3NeT neutrino telescope detection units by self-unrolling 

      Aiello, S; Albert, Andreas; Alves Garre, Sergio; Ameli, F; Anassontzis, E.G.; André, Michel; Androulakis, Giorgos; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anguita, M.; Anton, Gisela; Ardid Ramírez, Miguel; Aublin, J.; Bagatelas, Christos (2020-11-19)
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      KM3NeT is a research infrastructure being installed in the deep Mediterranean Sea. It will house a neutrino telescope comprising hundreds of networked moorings—detection units or strings—equipped with optical instrumentation ...
    • Dependence of atmospheric muon flux on seawater depth measured with the first KM3NeT detection units The KM3NeT Collaboration 

      Ageron, M.; Aiello, S; Ameli, F; André, Michel; Androulakis, Giorgos; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anton, Gisela; Ardid Ramírez, Miguel; Aublin, J.; Bagatelas, Christos; Barbarino, G.C.; Bertin, Vincent; Bouwhuis, M.C.; Puricelli, Stefano; Chau, Nearkasen; Cherubini, Silvio; Coniglione, R.; D'Amico, Antonio; Fermani, P.; Lamare, P.; Mannheim, Karl; Morganti, Michele; Pellegrino, Carlo; Piattelli, P.; Real, Del; Santangelo, A; Sharma, Aniruddh; Tingay, S. J.; Trovato, A.; Zaborov, D. (springer-Verlag, 2020-02-06)
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      KM3NeT is a research infrastructure located in the Mediterranean Sea, that will consist of two deep-sea Cherenkov neutrino detectors. With one detector (ARCA), the KM3NeT Collaboration aims at identifying and studying ...
    • Determining the neutrino mass ordering and oscillation parameters with KM3NeT/ORCA 

      Aiello, S; Albert, Arthur; Alves Garre, Sergio; André, Michel (springer-Verlag, 2022-01-01)
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      The next generation of water Cherenkov neutrino telescopes in the Mediterranean Sea are under construction offshore France (KM3NeT/ORCA) and Sicily (KM3NeT/ARCA). The KM3NeT/ORCA detector features an energy detection ...
    • Draw me a neutrino: the first KM3NeT art contest 

      Ageron, M.; Aiello, S; Alshamsi, Mohammed; Ambrosone, Antonio; André, Michel; Androulakis, Giorgos; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anton, Gisela; Ardid Ramírez, Miguel; Aublin, J.; Bagatelas, Christos (arXiv, 2021)
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      While the KM3NeT neutrino detector is being deployed in the Mediterranean Sea, the Collaboration launched a contest searching for illustrations of the neutrinos it will detect. The participants in the contest were invited ...
    • Event reconstruction for KM3NeT/ORCA using convolutional neural networks 

      Aiello, S; Albert, A.; Alves Garre, Sergio; Ameli, F; André, Michel; Androulakis, Giorgos; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anguita, M.; Anton, Gisela; Aublin, J.; Bagatelas, Christos; Barbarino, G.C.; Baret, B. (2020-10-01)
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      The KM3NeT research infrastructure is currently under construction at two locations in the Mediterranean Sea. The KM3NeT/ORCA water-Cherenkov neutrino detector off the French coast will instrument several megatons of ...
    • Expectations for the high-energy neutrino detection from starburst galaxies with KM3NeT/ARCA 

      Ageron, M.; Aiello, S; Albert, Arthur; Alshamsi, Mohammed; Alves Garre, Sergio; Aly, Zineb; Ambrosone, Antonio; Ameli, F; André, Michel; Androulakis, Giorgos; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anguita, M. (arXiv, 2021)
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      Star-forming galaxies (SFGs) and starburst galaxies (SBGs) are extragalactic sources which could produce high-energy neutrinos. In principle, they could play a rather important role for explaining at least a sizeable part ...
    • First neutrino oscillation measurement in KM3NeT/ORCA 

      Ageron, M.; Aiello, S; Albert, Arthur; Alshamsi, Mohammed; Alves Garre, Sergio; Aly, Zineb; Ambrosone, Antonio; Ameli, Fabrizio; André, Michel; Androulakis, Giorgos; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anguita, M.; Anton, Gisela; Ardid Ramírez, Miguel; Ardid Ramírez, Joan Salvador (arXiv, 2021)
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      The KM3NeT/ORCA is a next-generation neutrino detector currently under construction in the Mediterranean Sea. There are currently 6 Detection Units deployed, and in the past year the detector has been steadily taking data. ...
    • First observation of the cosmic ray shadow of the moon and the sun with KM3NeT/ORCA 

      Aiello, S; Albert, Arthur; Alves Garre, Sergio; Aly, Zineb; Ambrosone, Antonio; Ameli, F; André, Michel; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anguita, M.; Ardid Ramírez, Miguel; Ardid Ramírez, Joan Salvador; Aublin, J.; Bagatelas, Christos (springer-Verlag, 2023-04-28)
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      This article reports the first observation of the Moon and the Sun shadows in the sky distribution of cosmicray induced muons measured by the KM3NeT/ORCA detector. The analysed data-taking period spans from February 2020 ...
    • gSeaGen: The KM3NeT GENIE-based code for neutrino telescopes 

      Aiello, S; Albert, Arnauld; Alves Garre, Sergio; Alyd, Z.; Ameli, F; André, Michel; Androulakis, Giorgos; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anguita, M.; Anton, Gisela (2020-11-01)
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      The gSeaGen code is a GENIE-based application developed to efficiently generate high statistics samples of events, induced by neutrino interactions, detectable in a neutrino telescope. The gSeaGen code is able to generate ...
    • High-energy reconstruction for single and double cascades using the KM3NeT detector 

      Ageron, M.; Aiello, S; Alshamsi, Mohammed; Ambrosone, Antonio; André, Michel; Androulakis, Giorgos; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anton, Gisela; Ardid Ramírez, Miguel; Aublin, J.; Bagatelas, Christos (arXiv, 2021)
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      The discovery of a high-energy cosmic neutrino flux has paved the way for the field of neutrino astronomy. For a large part of the flux, the sources remain unidentified. The KM3NeT detector, which is under construction in ...
    • Implementation and first results of the KM3NeT real-time core-collapse supernova neutrino search 

      Aiello, S; Albert, A.; Alves Garre, Sergio; Ambrosone, Antonio; André, Michel; Ardid Ramírez, Miguel; Aublin, J.; Enzenhöfer, A.; Salesa, F.; Riccobene, Giorgio; Tingay, S. J. (springer-Verlag, 2022-04-01)
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      The KM3NeT research infrastructure is under construction in the Mediterranean Sea. KM3NeT will study atmospheric and astrophysical neutrinos with two multi-purpose neutrino detectors, ARCA and ORCA, primarily aimed at ...
    • Indirect dark matter searches with neutrinos from the Galactic Centre region with the ANTARES and KM3NeT telescopes 

      Ageron, M.; Aiello, S; Aublin, J.; Alshamsi, Mohammed; Alves Garre, Sergio; André, Michel; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anton, Gisela; Ardid Ramírez, Miguel; Albert, Arthur; Belhorma, Bouchra; Bendahman, Meriem; Bertin, Vincent; Bissinger, Matthias; Boumaaza, Jihad (arXiv, 2021)
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      An anomalous flux of neutrinos produced in hypothetical annihilations or decays of dark matter inside a source would produce a signal observable with neutrino telescopes. As suggested by observations, a conspicuous amount ...
    • KM3NeT broadcast optical data transport system 

      Aiello, S; Albert, Arthur; Alves Garre, Sergio; Aly, Zineb; Ambrosone, Antonio; Ameli, Fabrizio; André, Michel; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anguita, M.; Ardid Ramírez, Miguel; Ardid Ramírez, Joan Salvador; Aublin, J.; Bagatelas, Christos (2023-02-01)
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      The optical data transport system of the KM3NeT neutrino telescope at the bottom of the Mediterranean Sea will provide more than 6000 optical modules in the detector arrays with a point-to-point optical connection to the ...
    • KM3NeT Core Collapse Supernovae observation program in standalone and multi-messenger modes 

      Ageron, M.; Aiello, S; Albert, Arthur; Alshamsi, Mohammed; Alves Garre, Sergio; Aly, Zineb; Ambrosone, Antonio; Ameli, Fabrizio; André, Michel; Androulakis, Giorgos; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anguita, M.; Anton, Gisela; Ardid Ramírez, Miguel; Isalgué Buxeda, Antonio (arXiv, 2021)
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      The KM3NeT research infrastructure in the Mediterranean is a multi-purpose cubic-kilometre neutrino observatory consisting of two detectors optimised to study cosmic and atmospheric neutrinos between GeV to PeV energies. ...