A Simple Parameterization of the Cosmic-Ray Muon Momentum Spectra at the Surface as a Function of Zenith Angle

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Reyna, D.;
  • Subject: High Energy Physics - Phenomenology
    arxiv: Physics::Instrumentation and Detectors | Astrophysics::High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena | High Energy Physics::Experiment

The designs of many neutrino experiments rely on calculations of the background rates arising from cosmic-ray muons at shallow depths. Understanding the angular dependence of low momentum cosmic-ray muons at the surface is necessary for these calculations. Heuristically... View more
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