TITLE

Particle Dark Matter and DAMA/LIBRA

AUTHOR(S)
Bernabei, R.; Belli, P.; Cappella, F.; Cerulli, R.; Dai, C. J.; d'Angelo, A.; He, H. L.; Incicchitti, A.; Ma, X. H.; Montecchia, F.; Nozzoli, F.; Prosperi, D.; Sheng, X. D.; Wang, R. G.; Ye, Z. P.
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
AIP Conference Proceedings;3/26/2010, Vol. 1223 Issue 1, p50
SOURCE TYPE
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The DAMA/LIBRA set-up (about 250 kg highly radiopure NaI(Tl) sensitive mass) is running at the Gran Sasso National Laboratory of the I.N.F.N.. The first DAMA/LIBRA results confirm the evidence for the presence of a Dark Matter particle component in the galactic halo, as pointed out by the former DAMA/NaI set-up; cumulatively the data support such evidence at 8.2 Ïƒ C.L. and satisfy all the many peculiarities of the Dark Matter annual modulation signature. The main aspects and prospects of this model independent experimental approach will be outlined.
ACCESSION #
48944257

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