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Fast flavor conversion of neutrinos in presence of matter bulk velocity

  title={Fast flavor conversion of neutrinos in presence of matter bulk velocity},
  author={Ian Padilla-Gay and Shashank Shalgar},
A dense gas of neutrinos and antineutrinos can undergo fast pairwise conversions near the decoupling regions of core-collapse supernovae and in compact binary neutron star mergers. The flavor dependent neutrino heating can play a role in sustaining convection inside the hot and dense matter. In this paper, we study the unexplored effect of the bulk velocity of matter on fast pairwise conversions and demonstrate that depending on the direction and the magnitude of the bulk velocity, neutrino… 

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