NEUTRINO ANALYSIS OF THE 2010 SEPTEMBER CRAB NEBULA FLARE AND TIME-INTEGRATED CONSTRAINTS ON NEUTRINO EMISSION FROM THE CRAB USING ICECUBE

@article{Abbasi2011NEUTRINOAO,
  title={NEUTRINO ANALYSIS OF THE 2010 SEPTEMBER CRAB NEBULA FLARE AND TIME-INTEGRATED CONSTRAINTS ON NEUTRINO EMISSION FROM THE CRAB USING ICECUBE},
  author={IceCube collaboration R. Abbasi and Yasser Abdou and T. Abu-Zayyad and J. H. Adams and Juan Antonio Aguilar and Markus Ahlers and David Altmann and Karen Andeen and Jan Auffenberg and Xinhua Bai and Mark Baker and Steven W. Barwick and Ryan Bay and J. L. Bazo Alba and K. Beattie and James J. Beatty and Sabrina Bechet and J. K. Becker and Kurt H. Becker and Mohamed Lotfi Benabderrahmane and Segev BenZvi and Jens Berdermann and Patrick Berghaus and David Berley and Elisa Bernardini and Daniel Bertrand and David Z. Besson and Daniel Bindig and Martin Bissok and Erik Blaufuss and Jan Blumenthal and David J. Boersma and Christian Bohm and Debanjan Bose and Sebastian Boser and Olga Botner and A. M. Brown and Stijn Buitink and Karen S. Caballero-Mora and Michael Carson and Dmitry Chirkin and Brian John Christy and John Mason Clem and Fabian Clevermann and S. D. Cohen and C. Colnard and D. F. Cowen and Michelangelo D'Agostino and Matthias Danninger and Jacob Daughhetee and J. C. Davis and Catherine De Clercq and L. Demirors and T. Denger and O. Depaepe and Freija Descamps and Paolo Desiati and Garmt de Vries-Uiterweerd and Tyce DeYoung and J. C. D'iaz-V'elez and Mark Dierckxsens and Jens Dreyer and Jonathan Dumm and Robert Ehrlich and Jonathan Eisch and R. W. Ellsworth and O. Engdegaard and Sebastian Euler and Paul A. Evenson and Oladipo O. Fadiran and Ali R. Fazely and Anatoli Fedynitch and Jacob Feintzeig and Tom Feusels and Kirill Filimonov and Chad Finley and Tobias Fischer-Wasels and M. M. Foerster and Brendan Fox and Anna Franckowiak and Robert Franke and Thomas K. Gaisser and J. Gallagher and Lisa Marie Gerhardt and Laura E. Gladstone and Thorsten Glusenkamp and Azriel Goldschmidt and Jordan A. Goodman and Dariusz G{\'o}ra and Darren Grant and Timo Griesel and A. Gross and Sean Grullon and Maria Gurtner and Chang Hyon Ha and A. Hajismail and Allan Hallgren and Francis Halzen and K. Han and Kael D. Hanson and Dirk Heinen and Klaus Helbing and Ph. Herquet and Stephanie Virginia Hickford and Gary C. Hill and Kara D. Hoffman and Andreas Homeier and Kotoyo Hoshina and Daan Hubert and Warren Huelsnitz and J. P. Hulss and Per Olof Hulth and Klas Hultqvist and Shahid Hussain and Aya Ishihara and Janet S. Jacobsen and George S. Japaridze and Henrik J. Johansson and J. Mangano Joseph and K-H. Kampert and Alexander Kappes and Timo Karg and Albrecht Karle and Patrick J. Kenny and Joanna Kiryluk and Fabian Kislat and Spencer R. Klein and J. H. Kohne and Georges Kohnen and Hermann Kolanoski and Lutz Kopke and Sandro Kopper and D. Jason Koskinen and Marek Kowalski and Thomas Kowarik and Mark Krasberg and Thomas Krings and G{\"o}sta Kroll and Naoko Kurahashi and Takao Kuwabara and Mathieu L. M. Labare and Sven Lafebre and Karim Laihem and Hagar Landsman and Michael James Larson and R. J. Lauer and Jan Lunemann and B. Madajczyk and J. Madsen and Pratik Majumdar and Alberto Marotta and Reina Maruyama and Keiichi Mase and Howard S. Matis and Kevin J. Meagher and Martin Merck and P'eter M'esz'aros and Thomas Meures and Eike Middell and Natalie Milke and J. Miller and Teresa Montaruli and Robert Morse and Steven Movit and Rolf Nahnhauer and Jiwoo Nam and Uwe Naumann and Peter Niessen and David R. Nygren and Sirin Odrowski and Alexander R. Olivas and Miguel Olivo and Aongus O'Murchadha and Masaomi Ono and Sebastian Panknin and Larissa Paul and Carlos P'erez de los Heros and J. Petrovic and A. Piegsa and Damian Pieloth and Rodin Antonio Porrata and Jonas Posselt and C. C. Price and P. Buford Price and Gerald T. Przybylski and Katherine Rawlins and Peter Christian Redl and Elisa Resconi and Wolfgang Rhode and Mathieu Ribordy and Alfio Rizzo and Jo{\~a}o Paulo Rodrigues and Peter Roth and Florian Rothmaier and Carsten Rott and Tim Ruhe and D. Rutledge and Bakhtiyar Ruzybayev and Dirk Ryckbosch and Heinz Georg Sander and Marcos Santander and Subir Sarkar and Kai Schatto and Timothy W. Schmidt and A. R. Schonwald and Anne Schukraft and A. Schultes and O. Schulz and Matthias Schunck and David Seckel and Benjamin Semburg and S. h. Seo and Yolanda Sestayo and Surujhdeo Seunarine and Andrea Silvestri and Alan Slipak and G. M. Spiczak and Christian Spiering and Michael Stamatikos and Todor Stanev and G. Stephens and Thorsten Stezelberger and Robert G. Stokstad and A. Stossl and S Stoyanov and Erik A. Strahler and Troy Straszheim and Michael Stur and Gregory W. Sullivan and Quentin Swillens and Henric Taavola and Ignacio J. Taboada and Alessio Tamburro and Andreas Tepe and Samvel Ter-Antonyan and Serap Tilav and Patrick A. Toale and Simona Toscano and Delia Tosi and D. Turvcan and Nick van Eijndhoven and Justin Vandenbroucke and Arne Van Overloop and Jakob van Santen and Markus Vehring and Markus Voge and Christian Walck and Tilo Waldenmaier and Marius Wallraff and Marc Walter and C. Weaver and C. Wendt and Stefan Westerhoff and Nathan Whitehorn and Klaus Wiebe and Christopher Wiebusch and D. R. W. Williams and Ralf Wischnewski and Henrike Wissing and Martin Wolf and Terri R. Wood and Kurt Woschnagg and C. Xu and X. Xu and Gaurang B. Yodh and Shigeru Yoshida and Pavel Zarzhitsky and Marcel Zoll},
  journal={The Astrophysical Journal},
  year={2011},
  volume={745}
}
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