publication . Article . Other literature type . Preprint . 2020

Sensitivity of the DARWIN observatory to the neutrinoless double beta decay of $^{136}$Xe

Laura Baudis; A. Depoian; M. Clark; Manfred Lindner; R. Größle; Elena Aprile; R. Gumbsheimer; R. Trotta; A. D. Ferella; F. Kuger; ...
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Jan 2020
  • Publisher: HAL CCSD
Comment: 12 pages, 9 figures
free text keywords: double-beta decay: (0neutrino), time projection chamber, proposed experiment, dark matter: detector, xenon: nuclide, sensitivity, numerical calculations: Monte Carlo, activity report, [PHYS.PHYS.PHYS-INS-DET]Physics [physics]/Physics [physics]/Instrumentation and Detectors [physics.ins-det], [PHYS.HEXP]Physics [physics]/High Energy Physics - Experiment [hep-ex], [PHYS.NEXP]Physics [physics]/Nuclear Experiment [nucl-ex], Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous), Engineering (miscellaneous), Double beta decay, Neutrino-less, Liquid Xenon, Sensitivity, Dark Matter search, Science & Technology, Physical Sciences, Physics, Particles & Fields, physics.ins-det, hep-ex, nucl-ex, 0202 Atomic, Molecular, Nuclear, Particle and Plasma Physics, 0206 Quantum Physics, Nuclear & Particles Physics, Physics - Instrumentation and Detectors, High Energy Physics - Experiment, Nuclear Experiment, Observatory, Xenon, chemistry.chemical_element, chemistry, Dark matter, Physics, Double beta decay, Homogeneous, Particle, Monte Carlo method, Nuclear physics, ddc:530, lcsh:Astrophysics, lcsh:QB460-466, lcsh:Nuclear and particle physics. Atomic energy. Radioactivity, lcsh:QC770-798
Funded by
EC| Xenoscope
Towards a multi-ton xenon observatory for astroparticle physics
  • Funder: European Commission (EC)
  • Project Code: 742789
  • Funding stream: H2020 | ERC | ERC-ADG
Towards the ultimate dark matter detector
  • Funder: European Commission (EC)
  • Project Code: 724320
  • Funding stream: H2020 | ERC | ERC-COG
The Elusives Enterprise: Asymmetries of the Invisible Universe
  • Funder: European Commission (EC)
  • Project Code: 674896
  • Funding stream: H2020 | MSCA-ITN-ETN
EC| InvisiblesPlus
  • Funder: European Commission (EC)
  • Project Code: 690575
  • Funding stream: H2020 | MSCA-RISE
RCUK| Imperial College Astrophysics Consolidated Grant 2016-2019
  • Funder: Research Council UK (RCUK)
  • Project Code: ST/N000838/1
  • Funding stream: STFC
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