Search for dissertations about: "isotropic gamma-ray background"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words isotropic gamma-ray background.

  1. 1. Cosmological Dark Matter and the Isotropic Gamma-Ray Background Measurements and Upper Limits

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Physics, Stockholm University

    Author : Alexander Sellerholm; Stockholms universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; dark matter theory; dark matter simulations; dark matter experiments; isotropic gamma-ray background; Fermi gamma-ray space telescope; NATURAL SCIENCES Physics Astronomy and astrophysics Astroparticle physics; NATURVETENSKAP Fysik Astronomi och astrofysik Astropartikelfysik; Theoretical Physics; teoretisk fysik;

    Abstract : This thesis addresses the isotropic diffuse gamma-ray background, as measured by the Fermi gamma ray space telescope, and its implications for indirect detection of dark matter. We describe the measurement of the isotropic background, including also an alternative analysis method besides the one published by the Fermi-LAT collaboration. READ MORE