Dark matter searches with cosmic antideuterons: status and perspectives

@article{Fornengo2013DarkMS,
  title={Dark matter searches with cosmic antideuterons: status and perspectives},
  author={Nicolao Fornengo and Luca Maccione and A. Prokudin University of Torino and Infn Lmu and M.Pi and Munich},
  journal={Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics},
  year={2013},
  volume={2013},
  pages={031-031}
}
The search for antideuterons in cosmic rays has been proposed as a promising channel for dark matter indirect detection, especially for dark matter particles with a low or intermediate mass. With the current operational phase of the AMS-02 experiment and the ongoing development of a future dedicated experiment, the General Antiparticle Spectrometer (GAPS), there are exciting prospects for a dark matter detection in the near future. In this paper we develop a detailed and complete re-analysis of… 
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