12-23 July 2021
Online
Europe/Berlin timezone

Multimessenger NuEM Alerts with AMON

12 Jul 2021, 18:00
1h 30m
06

06

Talk MM | Multi-Messenger Discussion

Speaker

Dr Hugo Ayala (Pennsylvania State University)

Description

The Astrophysical Multimessenger Observatory Network (AMON), has developed a real-time multi-messenger alert program. The system performs coincidence analyses of datasets from gamma-ray and neutrino detectors, making the Neutrino-Electromagnetic (NuEM) alert channel. For these analyses, AMON takes advantage of sub-threshold events, i.e., events that by themselves are not significant in the individual detectors. The main purpose of this channel is to search for gamma-ray counterparts of neutrino events. We will describe the different analyses that make-up this channel and present a selection of recent results.

Keywords

Multi-messenger; gamma rays; neutrinos

Subcategory Experimental Results
other Collaboration IceCube, ANTARES, AMON
Collaboration HAWC

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