DARWIN dark matter WIMP search with noble liquids

  title={DARWIN dark matter WIMP search with noble liquids},
  author={L. Baudis},
  journal={Journal of Physics: Conference Series},
  • L. Baudis
  • Published 21 December 2010
  • Physics
  • Journal of Physics: Conference Series
DARWIN (dark matter wimp search with noble liquids) is a design study for a next-generation, multi-ton dark matter detector in Europe. Liquid argon and/or liquid xenon are the target media for the direct detection of dark matter candidates in the form of weakly interacting massive particles (WIMPs). Light and charge signals created by particle interactions in the active detector volume are observed via the time projection chamber technique. DARWIN is to probe the spin-independent, WIMP-nucleon… 

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