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Search for muon-neutrino emission from GeV and TeV gamma-ray flaring blazars using five years of data of the ANTARES telescope

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Adrián Martínez, S.; Albert, A.; André, M.; Anton, G.; Ardid Ramírez, M.; Aubert, J.; Baret, B.... (2015). Search for muon-neutrino emission from GeV and TeV gamma-ray flaring blazars using five years of data of the ANTARES telescope. Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics. 12(14):1-26. https://doi.org/10.1088/1475-7516/2015/12/014

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Title: Search for muon-neutrino emission from GeV and TeV gamma-ray flaring blazars using five years of data of the ANTARES telescope
Author: Adrián Martínez, Silvia Albert, A. André, M. Anton, G. Ardid Ramírez, Miguel Aubert, J.J Baret, B. Barrios Martí, J. Basa, S. Bertin, Vincent Biagi, S. Bogazzi, C. Bou Cabo, Manuel Herrero Debón, Alicia Martínez Mora, Juan Antonio
UPV Unit: Universitat Politècnica de València. Instituto de Investigación para la Gestión Integral de Zonas Costeras - Institut d'Investigació per a la Gestió Integral de Zones Costaneres
Universitat Politècnica de València. Departamento de Física Aplicada - Departament de Física Aplicada
Universitat Politècnica de València. Departamento de Matemática Aplicada - Departament de Matemàtica Aplicada
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Abstract:
The ANTARES telescope is well-suited for detecting astrophysical transient neutrino sources as it can observe a full hemisphere of the sky at all times with a high duty cycle. The background due to atmospheric particles ...[+]
Subjects: X-ray binaries , Neutrino astronomy , Active galactic nuclei , Time series analysis , large area telescope , Variability , Icecube , Model , Astrophysics , Connection , Fermi detected blazars
Copyrigths: Reserva de todos los derechos
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Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics. (eissn: 1475-7516 )
DOI: 10.1088/1475-7516/2015/12/014
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IOP Publishing: Hybrid Open Access
Publisher version: http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1475-7516/2015/12/014
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Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), France
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Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), France
Commissariat a l'energie atomique et aux energies alternatives (CEA), France
Commission Europeenne (FEDER fund and Marie Curie Program), France
Region Ile-de-France (DIM-ACAV) Region Alsace (contrat CPER), France
Region Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur, France
Departement du Var and Ville de La Seyne-sur-Mer, France
Bundesministerium fur Bildung und Forschung (BMBF), Germany
Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare (INFN), Italy
Stichting voor Fundamenteel Onderzoek der Materie (FOM), Netherlands
Nederlandse organisatie voor Wetenschappelijk Onderzoek (NWO), Netherlands
Council of the President of the Russian Federation for young scientists and leading scientific schools supporting grants, Russia
National Authority for Scientific Research (ANCS), Romania
Ministerio de Economia y Competitividad (MINECO), Spain
Prometeo and Grisolia programs of Generalitat Valenciana and MultiDark, Spain
Agence de l'Oriental, Morocco
CNRST, Morocco
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The authors acknowledge the financial support of the funding agencies: Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), Commissariat a l'energie atomique et aux energies alternatives (CEA), Commission Europeenne (FEDER ...[+]
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