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dc.contributor.author Aubin, F.
dc.contributor.author Auger, M.
dc.contributor.author Genest, M.-H.
dc.contributor.author Giroux, G.
dc.contributor.author Gornea, R.
dc.contributor.author Faust, R.
dc.contributor.author Leroy, C.
dc.contributor.author Lessard, L.
dc.contributor.author Martin, J.-P.
dc.contributor.author Morlat, T.
dc.contributor.author Piro, M.-C.
dc.contributor.author Starinski, N.
dc.contributor.author Zacek, V.
dc.contributor.author Beltran, B.
dc.contributor.author Krauss, C. B.
dc.contributor.author Behnke, Ed
dc.contributor.author Levine, Ilan
dc.contributor.author Shepherd, T.
dc.contributor.author Nadeau, P.
dc.contributor.author Wichoski, U.
dc.contributor.author Pospisil, S.
dc.contributor.author Stekl, I.
dc.contributor.author Sodomka, J.
dc.contributor.author Clark, K.
dc.contributor.author Dai, X.
dc.contributor.author Davour, A.
dc.contributor.author Levy, C.
dc.contributor.author Noble, A. J.
dc.contributor.author Storey, C.
dc.date.accessioned 2020-12-07T20:34:57Z
dc.date.available 2020-12-07T20:34:57Z
dc.date.issued 2008
dc.identifier.uri https://hdl.handle.net/2022/25984
dc.description.abstract The PICASSO collaboration observed for the first time a significant difference between the acoustic signals induced by neutrons and alpha particles in a detector based on superheated liquids. This new discovery offers the possibility of improved background suppression and could be especially useful for dark matter experiments. This new effect may be attributed to the formation of multiple bubbles on alpha tracks, compared to single nucleations created by neutron induced recoils. en
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher New Journal of Physics en
dc.subject.lcsh Particles (Nuclear physics) en
dc.subject.lcsh Nuclear track detectors en
dc.subject.lcsh Bubble chambers en
dc.subject.lcsh Dark matter (Astronomy) en
dc.title Discrimination of nuclear recoils from alpha particles with superheated liquids en
dc.type Article en


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