Observation of time correlation in cosmic air shower network

T. Wada, N. Ochi, T. Kitamura, W. Unno, M. Chikawa, Y. Kato, T. Konishi, K. Tsuji, S. Ohara, T. Takahashi, N. Takahashi, N. Ohmori, H. Sasaki, Nobuyuki Hasebe, I. Yamamoto, T. Nakatsuka

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Abstract

In order to measure time correlation of primary cosmic rays, a network observation of extensive air showers started in Japan. The network as Large Area Air Shower (LAAS) group consists of nine air-shower-stations (seven institutes and 26,000 km2) using the Global Positioning System (GPS). We propose an analytical procedure to extract time-limited fractal structure from time series of arrival time intervals of successive air showers and present the results of the analysis by using the network data.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)330-332
Number of pages3
JournalNuclear Physics B - Proceedings Supplements
Volume75
Issue number1-2
Publication statusPublished - 1999 Mar
Externally publishedYes

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  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics

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    Wada, T., Ochi, N., Kitamura, T., Unno, W., Chikawa, M., Kato, Y., Konishi, T., Tsuji, K., Ohara, S., Takahashi, T., Takahashi, N., Ohmori, N., Sasaki, H., Hasebe, N., Yamamoto, I., & Nakatsuka, T. (1999). Observation of time correlation in cosmic air shower network. Nuclear Physics B - Proceedings Supplements, 75(1-2), 330-332.