Neutrino Geophysics: Proceedings of Neutrino Sciences 2005 by Stephen T. DyeNeutrino Geophysics: Proceedings of Neutrino Sciences 2005 by Stephen T. Dye

Neutrino Geophysics: Proceedings of Neutrino Sciences 2005

byStephen T. Dye

Hardcover | April 2, 2007

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These pages present a collection of recent papers primarily documenting the nascent science of neutrino geophysics. Most of the papers followed from talks given at Neutrino Sciences 2005: Neutrino Geophysics held at the University of Hawaii in December 2005. Several papers were solicited later in an effort to make the collection as comprehensive as possible. Every paper was scrutinized by an external reviewer to assure the quality of scientific content.
Stephen T. Dye is an associate professor of physics at Hawaii Pacific University and an affiliate to the graduate faculty of the Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Hawaii at Manoa.
Title:Neutrino Geophysics: Proceedings of Neutrino Sciences 2005Format:HardcoverDimensions:370 pagesPublished:April 2, 2007Publisher:Springer New YorkLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0387707662

ISBN - 13:9780387707662

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Table of Contents

Preface.- Neutrino Geophysics Conference Introduction.- Can the Future of Neutrino Physics Compare with its Past?.- Radioactivity of the Earth and the Case for Potassium in the Earth's Core.- Is there a Nuclear Reactor at the Center of the Earth?.- Letter to editor.- Solar System Processes Underlying Planetary Formation, Geodynamics, and the Georeactor.- Geo-neutrinos: From Theory to the KamLAND Results.- Geo-neutrinos: A Systematic Approach to Uncertainties and Correlations.- Experimental Study of Geo-neutrinos with KamLAND.- Experimental Status of the Geo-reactor Search with KamLAND Detector.- Imaging the Earth's Interior: the Angular Distribution of Terrestrial Neutrinos.- On the Possibility of Directional Analysis for Geo-neutrinos.- Towards Earth Antineutrino Tomography (EARTH).- Geo-neutinos in Borexino.- Geo-neutrinos in SNO+.- A Geo-neutrino Experiment at Homestake.- Earth Radioactivity Measurements with a Deep Ocean Antineutrino Observatory.- Probing Earth's Interior with the LENA Detector.- Neutron Background and Possibility for Shallow Experiments.- Scintillating Oils and Compatible Materials for Next Generation Nuebar Detectors.- Neutrino Tomography: Learning About the Earth's Interior Using the Propagation of Neutrinos.- Far Field Nuclear Monitoring.- Nuclear Non-proliferation in Europe.- Strategy for Applying Neutrino Geophysics to the Earth Sciences Including Planetary Habitability.- Physics in Geo-neutrino Detectors.