Constrains on the extragalactic origin of IceCube's neutrinos using HAWC

  title={Constrains on the extragalactic origin of IceCube's neutrinos using HAWC},
  author={Ignacio J. Taboada and Chun Fai Tung and Joshua D. Wood},
  journal={arXiv: High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena},
IceCube has discovered an unresolved and isotropic flux of neutrinos between 10 TeV and 8 PeV. Extragalactic origin for this flux is usually assumed, as well as a correlation with the sources of cosmic rays. To date, no clear association with a class of objects has been made. HAWC is a very-high-energy (VHE, or $\gtrsim$100 GeV) gamma ray observatory in operation in central Mexico. HAWC has studied 2/3 of the entire sky ($\sim8~sr)$. We use this survey to search for optically thin sources of… 

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