New limits on particle dark matter search with a liquid Xenon target-scintillator

R. Bernabei, P. Belli, F. Montecchia, A. Incicchitti, D. Prosperi, C.J. Dai, M. Angelone, P. Batistoni, M. Pillon

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Abstract

New results on WIMP-129Xe elastic scattering are presented. The target-detector is a pure liquid Xenon scintillator filled with Kr-free Xenon enriched in129Xe at 99.5%. Preliminary measurements with neutrons to estimate the quenching factor and to study a statistical pulse shape discrimination between electromagnetic background and recoils are also discussed. © 1998 Elsevier Science B.V. All rights reserved.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)379 - 388
Number of pages10
JournalPhysics Letters, Section B: Nuclear, Elementary Particle and High-Energy Physics
Volume436
Issue number3-4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 24 Sep 1998
Externally publishedYes

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  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics

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