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    • A polarized fast radio burst at low Galactic latitude 

      Rowlinson, A.; O'Sullivan, Michael; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anton, G.; Avgitas, T.; Bertin, V.; Puricelli, Stefano; Coniglione, R.; Gleixner, A; Lefèvre, Dominique; Michael, Turner; Pellegrino, Carlo; Piattelli, P.; Sanchez Losa, Agustín; Schnabel, J.; Trovato, A.; Zúñiga Román, Juan; Elejabarrieta, María Jesús; Schrenk, Bernhard; Hahn, James K.; Lamanna, G.; Moulin, Eric; Moya Señas, Ignacio; Santangelo, A; Schulz, André; Vink, J; Wagner, Peter; Yang, Rong; Zaborov, D.; André, Michel (2017-08-01)
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      We report on the discovery of a new fast radio burst (FRB), FRB 150215, with the Parkes radio telescope on 2015 February 15. The burst was detected in real time with a dispersion measure (DM) of 1105.6 ± 0.8 pc cm-3, a ...
    • All-flavor search for a diffuse flux of cosmic neutrinos with nine years of ANTARES data 

      Albert, A.; André, Michel; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anton, G.; Ardid Ramírez, Miguel (2018-01-20)
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      The ANTARES detector is at present the most sensitive neutrino telescope in the northern hemisphere. The highly significant cosmic neutrino excess observed by the Antarctic IceCube detector can be studied with ANTARES, ...
    • All-sky search for high-energy neutrinos from gravitational wave event GW170104 with the Antares neutrino telescope: The ANTARES Collaboration 

      Albert, A.; André, Michel; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anton, G.; Ardid Ramírez, Miguel (2017-12-28)
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      © 2017, The Author(s). Advanced LIGO detected a significant gravitational wave signal (GW170104) originating from the coalescence of two black holes during the second observation run on January 4th, 2017. An all-sky ...
    • An algorithm for the reconstruction of high-energy neutrino-induced particle showers and its application to the ANTARES neutrino telescope 

      Albert, A.; André, Michel; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anton, G.; Avgitas, T.; Bertin, V.; Bormuth, R.; Puricelli, Stefano; Coniglione, R.; Lefèvre, Dominique; Michael, Turner; Pellegrino, Carlo; Piattelli, P.; Sanchez Losa, Agustín; Trovato, A.; Zúñiga Román, Juan (2017-06-21)
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      A novel algorithm to reconstruct neutrino-induced particle showers within the ANTARES neutrino telescope is presented. The method achieves a median angular resolution of 6°6° for shower energies below 100 TeV. Applying ...
    • ANTARES and IceCube combined search for neutrino point-like and extended sources in the southern sky 

      André, Michel; Albert, A.; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anton, Gisela; Ardid Ramírez, Miguel; Aubert, J.-J.; Aublin, J.; Baret, B.; Basa, S.; Bertin, Vincent (Institute of Physics (IOP), 2020-04-01)
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      A search for point-like and extended sources of cosmic neutrinos using data collected by the ANTARES and IceCube neutrino telescopes is presented. The data set consists of all the track-like and shower-like events pointing ...
    • ANTARES neutrino search for time and space correlations with IceCube high-energy neutrino events 

      André, Michel; Albert, A.; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anton, Gisela (Institute of Physics (IOP), 2019-07-10)
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      In the past years, the IceCube Collaboration has reported in several analyses the observation of astrophysical high-energy neutrino events. Despite a compelling evidence for the first identification of a neutrino source, ...
    • 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 ...
    • Constraints on the neutrino emission from the Galactic Ridge with the ANTARES telescope 

      Anghinolfi, Marco; Anton, G.; André, Michel; Avgitas, T.; Bertin, V.; Bormuth, R.; Puricelli, Stefano; Coniglione, R.; Gleixner, A; Lefèvre, Dominique; Michael, Turner; Pellegrino, Carlo; Piattelli, P.; Sanchez Losa, Agustín; Schnabel, J. (Elsevier, 2016-09-10)
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      A highly significant excess of high-energy astrophysical neutrinos has been reported by the IceCube Collaboration. Some features of the energy and declination distributions of IceCube events hint at a North/South asymmetry ...
    • 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 ...
    • First all-flavor neutrino pointlike source search with the ANTARES neutrino telescope 

      André, Michel; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anton, G.; Avgitas, T.; Bertin, V.; Bormuth, R.; Puricelli, Stefano; Coniglione, R.; Lefèvre, Dominique; Michael, Turner; Pellegrino, Carlo; Piattelli, P.; Sanchez Losa, Agustín; Trovato, A.; Zúñiga Román, Juan (2017-10-03)
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      A search for cosmic neutrino sources using the data collected with the ANTARES neutrino telescope between early 2007 and the end of 2015 is performed. For the first time, all neutrino interactions—charged- and neutral-current ...
    • High-energy neutrino follow-up search of gravitational wave event GW150914 with ANTARES and IceCube 

      Adrian Martinez, Silvia; Albert, A.; André, Michel; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anton, G.; Ardid, M.; Aubert, J.-J.; Avgitas, T.; Baret, B.; Barrios Martí, J.; Basa, S.; Bertin, V.; Biagi, S.; Bormuth, R.; Bouwhuis, M.C. (American Physical Society, 2016-06-23)
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      We present the high-energy-neutrino follow-up observations of the first gravitational wave transient GW150914 observed by the Advanced LIGO detectors on September 14, 2015. We search for coincident neutrino candidates ...
    • Joint Constraints on Galactic Diffuse Neutrino Emission from the ANTARES and IceCube Neutrino Telescopes 

      Albert, A.; André, Michel; Anghinolfi, Marco; Ardid Ramírez, Miguel; Aubert, J.-J. (Institute of Physics (IOP), 2018-12-01)
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      The existence of diffuse Galactic neutrino production is expected from cosmic-ray interactions with Galactic gas and radiation fields. Thus, neutrinos are a unique messenger offering the opportunity to test the products ...
    • KM3NeT front-end and readout electronics system: hardware, firmware, and software 

      Aiello, S; Ameli, F; André, Michel; Androulakis, Giorgos; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anton, Gisela; Ardid Ramírez, Miguel; Aublin, J.; Bagatelas, Christos; Barbarino, G.C. (International Society for Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE), 2019-12-23)
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      The KM3NeT research infrastructure being built at the bottom of the Mediterranean Sea will host water-Cherenkov telescopes for the detection of cosmic neutrinos. The neutrino telescopes will consist of large volume ...
    • Long-term monitoring of the ANTARES optical module efficiencies using 40K decays in sea water 

      Albert, A.; André, Michel; Anghinolfi, Marco (Springer, 2018-08-01)
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      Cherenkov light induced by radioactive decay products is one of the major sources of background light for deep-sea neutrino telescopes such as ANTARES. These decays are at the same time a powerful calibration source. Using ...
    • Measuring the atmospheric neutrino oscillation parameters and constraining the 3+1 neutrino model with ten years of ANTARES data 

      Albert, A.; André, Michel; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anton, Gisela; Ardid Ramírez, Miguel; Aubert, J.-J. (Springer, 2019-06-01)
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      The ANTARES neutrino telescope has an energy threshold of a few tens of GeV. This allows to study the phenomenon of atmospheric muon neutrino disappearance due to neutrino oscillations. In a similar way, constraints on ...
    • Model-independent search for neutrino sources with the ANTARES neutrino telescope 

      Albert, A.; André, Michel; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anton, Gisela; Ardid Ramírez, Miguel; Aubert, J.-J.; Avgitas, T.; Barrios Martí, Javier; Basa, S.; Bertin, Vincent; Biagi, S.; Bormuth, R. (2020-01-01)
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      A novel method to analyse the spatial distribution of neutrino candidates recorded with the ANTARES neutrino telescope is introduced, searching for an excess of neutrinos in a region of arbitrary size and shape from any ...
    • New constraints on all flavor Galactic diffuse neutrino emission with the ANTARES telescope 

      André, Michel; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anton, G.; Avgitas, T.; Bertin, V.; Bormuth, R.; Puricelli, Stefano; Coniglione, R.; Lefèvre, Dominique; Michael, Turner; Pellegrino, Carlo; Piattelli, P.; Sanchez Losa, Agustín; Trovato, A.; Zúñiga Román, Juan (2017-09-11)
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      The flux of very high-energy neutrinos produced in our Galaxy by the interaction of accelerated cosmic rays with the interstellar medium is not yet determined. The characterization of this flux will shed light on Galactic ...
    • Results from the search for dark matter in the Milky Way with 9 years of data of the ANTARES neutrino telescope 

      Albert, A.; André, Michel; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anton, G. (Elsevier, 2017-06-10)
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      Using data recorded with the ANTARES telescope from 2007 to 2015, a new search for dark matter annihilation in the Milky Way has been performed. Three halo models and five annihilation channels, View the MathML source and ...
    • Search for dark matter annihilation in the earth using the ANTARES neutrino telescope 

      Albert, A.; André, Michel; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anton, G.; Ardid, M.; Aubert, J.-J.; Avgitas, T.; Baret, B.; Barrios Martí, J.; Basa, S.; Bertin, V. (2017-06-01)
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      A search for a neutrino signal from WIMP pair annihilations in the centre of the Earth has been performed with the data collected with the ANTARES neutrino telescope from 2007 to 2012. The event selection criteria have ...
    • Search for dark matter towards the Galactic Centre with 11 years of ANTARES data 

      Albert, A.; André, Michel; Anghinolfi, Marco; Anton, Gisela; Ardid Ramírez, Miguel; Aubert, J.-J.; Aublin, J.; Baret, B.; Basa, Stéphane (Elsevier, 2020-06-10)
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      Neutrino detectors participate in the indirect search for the fundamental constituents of dark matter (DM) in form of weakly interacting massive particles (WIMPs). In WIMP scenarios, candidate DM particles can pair-annihilate ...