HELLAZ—The new generation solar neutrino experiment to measure the spectrum of ν[sub pp] and ν[sub Be]

Patzak, Th.
August 2000
AIP Conference Proceedings;2000, Vol. 533 Issue 1, p103
Academic Journal
The HELLAZ experiment is dedicated to measure the spectrum of neutrinos originating in the sun. PP neutrinos are the most important since they are at the origin of the nuclear fusion chain of the sun. Moreover, the flux of pp-neutrinos is well constrained by measurements of the solar luminosity and helio seismology. Hellaz is a real-time experiment measuring the neutrino energy in elastic neutrino-electron scattering reactions. The target consists of cooled helium contained in a 2000 m³ TPC.


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