IS THE ULTRA-HIGH ENERGY COSMIC-RAY EXCESS OBSERVED BY THE TELESCOPE ARRAY CORRELATED WITH ICECUBE NEUTRINOS?

@article{Fang2014ISTU,
  title={IS THE ULTRA-HIGH ENERGY COSMIC-RAY EXCESS OBSERVED BY THE TELESCOPE ARRAY CORRELATED WITH ICECUBE NEUTRINOS?},
  author={Ke Fang and Toshihiro Fujii and Tim Linden and Angela V. Olinto},
  journal={The Astrophysical Journal},
  year={2014},
  volume={794}
}
The Telescope Array (TA) has observed a statistically significant excess in cosmic rays with energies above 57 EeV in a region of approximately 1150 deg2 centered on coordinates R.A. = 146.7, decl. = 43.2. We note that the location of this excess correlates with 2 of the 28 extraterrestrial neutrinos recently observed by IceCube. The overlap between the two IceCube neutrinos and the TA excess is statistically significant at the 2σ level. Furthermore, the spectrum and intensity of the IceCube… 

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