12-16 September 2016
CERN
Europe/Zurich timezone
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New tests of the anomalous transparency of the Universe for gamma rays and of its axionic explanation.

14 Sep 2016, 14:00
4h
500/1-201 - Mezzanine (CERN)

500/1-201 - Mezzanine

CERN

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Poster Contributions Gamma-ray astrophysics Poster Session (coffee at 15:00) & CERN Visit

Speaker

Prof. Sergey Troitsky (Institute for Nuclear Research, Russian Academy of Sciences (RU))

Description

New observational tests of anomalies in absorption of gamma rays from distant sources, which may point to existence of light axion-like particles, are discussed. Constraints on parameters of the would-be axion-like particle are presented and various scenarios are tested.

Primary author

Prof. Sergey Troitsky (Institute for Nuclear Research, Russian Academy of Sciences (RU))

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