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Parametrization of gamma-ray production cross-sections for pp interactions in a broad proton energy range from the kinematic threshold to PeV energies

Aug 4, 2015, 3:15 PM
Yangtze 2 (World Forum)

Yangtze 2

World Forum

Churchillplein 10 2517 JW Den Haag The Netherlands
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Dr Ervin Kafexhiu (Max-Planck-Institut für Kernphysik)


Using publicly available Monte Carlo codes as well as compilation of published data on $pp$ interactions for proton kinetic energy below 2 GeV, we parametrize the energy spectra and production rates of $\gamma$-rays by simple but quite accurate ($\leq 20 \%$) analytical expressions in a broad range from the kinematic threshold to PeV energies.
Collaboration -- not specified --
Registration number following "ICRC2015-I/" 162

Primary author

Dr Ervin Kafexhiu (Max-Planck-Institut für Kernphysik)


Dr Andrew Taylor (Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies) Prof. Felix Aharonian (Max-Planck-Institut f\"ur Kernphysik) Gabriela Vila (Instituto Argentino de Radioastronomia (IAR - CONICET))

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