The high energy muon spectrum in extensive air showers: First data from LVD and EAS-TOP at Gran Sasso

M. Aglietta, B. Alessandro, B. Alpat, E. D. Alyea, P. Antonioli, Francesco Arneodo, G. Badino, G. Bari, M. Basile, V. S. Berezinsky, L. Bergamasco, F. Bersani, M. Bertaina, R. Bertoni, G. Bonoli, A. Bosco, G. Bruni, A. Campos Fauth, G. Cara Romeo, C. CastagnoliA. Castellina, A. Chiavassa, J. A. Chinellato, L. Cifarelli, F. Cindolo, G. Cini Castagnoli, G. Conforto, A. Contin, V. L. Dadykin, A. De Silva, M. Deutsch, B. D'Ettorre Piazzoli, G. Di Sciascio, P. Dominici, L. G. Dos Santos, L. Emaldi, R. I. Enikeev, F. L. Fabbri, W. Fulgione, P. Galeotti, C. Ghetti, P. L. Ghia, P. Giusti, R. Granella, F. Grianti, G. Guidi, E. S. Hafen, P. Haridas, G. Iacobucci, M. Iacovacci, N. Inoue, E. Kemp, F. F. Khalchukov, E. V. Korolkova, P. V. Korchaguin, V. B. Korchaguin, V. A. Kudryavtsev, K. Lau, A. Lima De Godoi, M. L. Luvisetto, G. Maccarrone, A. S. Malguin, G. Mannocchi, R. Mantovani, T. Massam, B. Mayes, A. Megna, N. Mengotti Silva, C. Morello, J. Moromisato, R. Nania, G. Navarra, H. Nogima, L. Panaro, L. Periale, A. Pesci, P. Picchi, L. Pinsky, I. A. Pless, J. Pyrlik, V. G. Ryasny, O. G. Ryazhskaya, O. Saavedra, K. Saitoh, S. Santini, G. Sartorelli, M. Selvi, N. Taborgna, V. P. Talochkin, J. Tang, G. C. Trinchero, S. Tsuji, A. Turtelli, I. Uman, P. Vallania, S. Vernetto, F. Vetrano, C. Vigorito

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We present evidence for a dependence of the average deep underground muon energies on shower size in the coincident EAS-TOP and LVD data at the Gran Sasso laboratories. The measured relation agrees with a mixed chemical composition of the cosmic ray primary spectrum at energies around 1015 eV.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)185-192
Number of pages8
JournalAstroparticle Physics
Volume9
Issue number3
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The high energy muon spectrum in extensive air showers : First data from LVD and EAS-TOP at Gran Sasso. / Aglietta, M.; Alessandro, B.; Alpat, B.; Alyea, E. D.; Antonioli, P.; Arneodo, Francesco; Badino, G.; Bari, G.; Basile, M.; Berezinsky, V. S.; Bergamasco, L.; Bersani, F.; Bertaina, M.; Bertoni, R.; Bonoli, G.; Bosco, A.; Bruni, G.; Campos Fauth, A.; Cara Romeo, G.; Castagnoli, C.; Castellina, A.; Chiavassa, A.; Chinellato, J. A.; Cifarelli, L.; Cindolo, F.; Cini Castagnoli, G.; Conforto, G.; Contin, A.; Dadykin, V. L.; De Silva, A.; Deutsch, M.; D'Ettorre Piazzoli, B.; Di Sciascio, G.; Dominici, P.; Dos Santos, L. G.; Emaldi, L.; Enikeev, R. I.; Fabbri, F. L.; Fulgione, W.; Galeotti, P.; Ghetti, C.; Ghia, P. L.; Giusti, P.; Granella, R.; Grianti, F.; Guidi, G.; Hafen, E. S.; Haridas, P.; Iacobucci, G.; Iacovacci, M.; Inoue, N.; Kemp, E.; Khalchukov, F. F.; Korolkova, E. V.; Korchaguin, P. V.; Korchaguin, V. B.; Kudryavtsev, V. A.; Lau, K.; Lima De Godoi, A.; Luvisetto, M. L.; Maccarrone, G.; Malguin, A. S.; Mannocchi, G.; Mantovani, R.; Massam, T.; Mayes, B.; Megna, A.; Mengotti Silva, N.; Morello, C.; Moromisato, J.; Nania, R.; Navarra, G.; Nogima, H.; Panaro, L.; Periale, L.; Pesci, A.; Picchi, P.; Pinsky, L.; Pless, I. A.; Pyrlik, J.; Ryasny, V. G.; Ryazhskaya, O. G.; Saavedra, O.; Saitoh, K.; Santini, S.; Sartorelli, G.; Selvi, M.; Taborgna, N.; Talochkin, V. P.; Tang, J.; Trinchero, G. C.; Tsuji, S.; Turtelli, A.; Uman, I.; Vallania, P.; Vernetto, S.; Vetrano, F.; Vigorito, C.

In: Astroparticle Physics, Vol. 9, No. 3, 01.01.1998, p. 185-192.

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Aglietta, M, Alessandro, B, Alpat, B, Alyea, ED, Antonioli, P, Arneodo, F, Badino, G, Bari, G, Basile, M, Berezinsky, VS, Bergamasco, L, Bersani, F, Bertaina, M, Bertoni, R, Bonoli, G, Bosco, A, Bruni, G, Campos Fauth, A, Cara Romeo, G, Castagnoli, C, Castellina, A, Chiavassa, A, Chinellato, JA, Cifarelli, L, Cindolo, F, Cini Castagnoli, G, Conforto, G, Contin, A, Dadykin, VL, De Silva, A, Deutsch, M, D'Ettorre Piazzoli, B, Di Sciascio, G, Dominici, P, Dos Santos, LG, Emaldi, L, Enikeev, RI, Fabbri, FL, Fulgione, W, Galeotti, P, Ghetti, C, Ghia, PL, Giusti, P, Granella, R, Grianti, F, Guidi, G, Hafen, ES, Haridas, P, Iacobucci, G, Iacovacci, M, Inoue, N, Kemp, E, Khalchukov, FF, Korolkova, EV, Korchaguin, PV, Korchaguin, VB, Kudryavtsev, VA, Lau, K, Lima De Godoi, A, Luvisetto, ML, Maccarrone, G, Malguin, AS, Mannocchi, G, Mantovani, R, Massam, T, Mayes, B, Megna, A, Mengotti Silva, N, Morello, C, Moromisato, J, Nania, R, Navarra, G, Nogima, H, Panaro, L, Periale, L, Pesci, A, Picchi, P, Pinsky, L, Pless, IA, Pyrlik, J, Ryasny, VG, Ryazhskaya, OG, Saavedra, O, Saitoh, K, Santini, S, Sartorelli, G, Selvi, M, Taborgna, N, Talochkin, VP, Tang, J, Trinchero, GC, Tsuji, S, Turtelli, A, Uman, I, Vallania, P, Vernetto, S, Vetrano, F & Vigorito, C 1998, 'The high energy muon spectrum in extensive air showers: First data from LVD and EAS-TOP at Gran Sasso', Astroparticle Physics, vol. 9, no. 3, pp. 185-192. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0927-6505(98)00024-3
Aglietta, M. ; Alessandro, B. ; Alpat, B. ; Alyea, E. D. ; Antonioli, P. ; Arneodo, Francesco ; Badino, G. ; Bari, G. ; Basile, M. ; Berezinsky, V. S. ; Bergamasco, L. ; Bersani, F. ; Bertaina, M. ; Bertoni, R. ; Bonoli, G. ; Bosco, A. ; Bruni, G. ; Campos Fauth, A. ; Cara Romeo, G. ; Castagnoli, C. ; Castellina, A. ; Chiavassa, A. ; Chinellato, J. A. ; Cifarelli, L. ; Cindolo, F. ; Cini Castagnoli, G. ; Conforto, G. ; Contin, A. ; Dadykin, V. L. ; De Silva, A. ; Deutsch, M. ; D'Ettorre Piazzoli, B. ; Di Sciascio, G. ; Dominici, P. ; Dos Santos, L. G. ; Emaldi, L. ; Enikeev, R. I. ; Fabbri, F. L. ; Fulgione, W. ; Galeotti, P. ; Ghetti, C. ; Ghia, P. L. ; Giusti, P. ; Granella, R. ; Grianti, F. ; Guidi, G. ; Hafen, E. S. ; Haridas, P. ; Iacobucci, G. ; Iacovacci, M. ; Inoue, N. ; Kemp, E. ; Khalchukov, F. F. ; Korolkova, E. V. ; Korchaguin, P. V. ; Korchaguin, V. B. ; Kudryavtsev, V. A. ; Lau, K. ; Lima De Godoi, A. ; Luvisetto, M. L. ; Maccarrone, G. ; Malguin, A. S. ; Mannocchi, G. ; Mantovani, R. ; Massam, T. ; Mayes, B. ; Megna, A. ; Mengotti Silva, N. ; Morello, C. ; Moromisato, J. ; Nania, R. ; Navarra, G. ; Nogima, H. ; Panaro, L. ; Periale, L. ; Pesci, A. ; Picchi, P. ; Pinsky, L. ; Pless, I. A. ; Pyrlik, J. ; Ryasny, V. G. ; Ryazhskaya, O. G. ; Saavedra, O. ; Saitoh, K. ; Santini, S. ; Sartorelli, G. ; Selvi, M. ; Taborgna, N. ; Talochkin, V. P. ; Tang, J. ; Trinchero, G. C. ; Tsuji, S. ; Turtelli, A. ; Uman, I. ; Vallania, P. ; Vernetto, S. ; Vetrano, F. ; Vigorito, C. / The high energy muon spectrum in extensive air showers : First data from LVD and EAS-TOP at Gran Sasso. In: Astroparticle Physics. 1998 ; Vol. 9, No. 3. pp. 185-192.
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