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Hunting for Dark Matter and New Physics with (a) GECCO

  title={Hunting for Dark Matter and New Physics with (a) GECCO},
  author={Adam Coogan and A. Moiseev and Logan A. Morrison and S. Profumo},
We outline the science opportunities in the areas of searches for dark matter and new physics offered by a proposed future MeV gamma-ray telescope, the Galactic Explorer with a Coded Aperture Mask Compton Telescope (GECCO). We point out that such an instrument would play a critical role in opening up a discovery window for particle dark matter with mass in the MeV or sub-MeV range, in disentangling the origin of the mysterious 511 keV line emission in the Galactic Center region, and in… Expand

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