Design of a Real-Time Wireless Network for the Northern Pierre Auger Observatory

@article{Kieckhafer2011DesignOA,
  title={Design of a Real-Time Wireless Network for the Northern Pierre Auger Observatory},
  author={Roger M. Kieckhafer},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science},
  year={2011},
  volume={58},
  pages={1784-1792}
}
The Pierre Auger Cosmic Ray Observatory employs a large array of Surface Detector (SD) stations to detect the secondary particle showers generated by Ultra High Energy Cosmic Rays. The operational Auger South site uses a tower-based wireless network for communication between SD stations and the observatory campus. Plans for a larger Auger North array call for a similar system. However, a variety of factors render direct station-to-tower routing infeasible in Auger North. Thus, we have adopted a… CONTINUE READING
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