Jul 6 – 13, 2022
Bologna, Italy
Europe/Rome timezone

Properties of Heavy Nuclei in South Atlantic Anomaly region

Jul 8, 2022, 7:05 PM
1h 25m
Bologna, Italy

Bologna, Italy

Palazzo della Cultura e dei Congressi
Poster Astroparticle Physics and Cosmology Poster Session


Martha Valencia Otero (National Central University (TW))


The Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer is a high energy spectrometer onboard of the international space station taking data since 2011 continuously. AMS detected a component of Z>2 ions with rigidities below the rigidity cutoff and located in the South Atlantic Anomaly crossing the instrument from both down-going and up-going directions.

In-person participation Yes

Primary authors

Alberto Oliva (Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare) francesca giovacchini (CIEMAT) Martha Valencia Otero (National Central University (TW))

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