Test of the hadronic interaction model EPOS-LHC and QGSJETII-04 with Tibet EAS core data

THE TIBET ASγ COLLABORATION

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Abstract

A hybrid experiment has been started by The Tibet ASγ collaboration at Tibet, China. It consists of a burst-detector-grid (YAC, Yangbajing Air Shower Core array) and the Tibet air-shower array (Tibet-III). The Tibet-III array is used to measure the total energy and the arrival direction of the air-showers, and YAC-I observes high energy electromagnetic particles in air-shower cores. By comparing the MC data with our experimental data, we examine hadronic interaction models currently used for air-shower simulation code CORSIKA(ver.7.3500), especially EPOS-LHC(ver.3400) and QGSJETII-04. In this paper, the preliminary results on the interaction model check at *10 TeV energy region is reported using YAC-I data taken from May 1st 2009 through February 23rd 2010 with the effective live time 152.16 days.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of the 33rd International Cosmic Rays Conference, ICRC 2013
PublisherSociedade Brasileira de Fisica
Volume2013-October
ISBN (Electronic)9788589064293
Publication statusPublished - 2013 Jan 1
Event33rd International Cosmic Rays Conference, ICRC 2013 - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Duration: 2013 Jul 22013 Jul 9

Other

Other33rd International Cosmic Rays Conference, ICRC 2013
CountryBrazil
CityRio de Janeiro
Period13/7/213/7/9

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Tibet
cosmic ray showers
interactions
arrivals
energy
China
bursts
grids
electromagnetism
detectors
simulation

Keywords

  • Air shower core
  • Cosmic ray
  • Hadronic interaction model

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics

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THE TIBET ASγ COLLABORATION (2013). Test of the hadronic interaction model EPOS-LHC and QGSJETII-04 with Tibet EAS core data. In Proceedings of the 33rd International Cosmic Rays Conference, ICRC 2013 (Vol. 2013-October). Sociedade Brasileira de Fisica.

Test of the hadronic interaction model EPOS-LHC and QGSJETII-04 with Tibet EAS core data. / THE TIBET ASγ COLLABORATION.

Proceedings of the 33rd International Cosmic Rays Conference, ICRC 2013. Vol. 2013-October Sociedade Brasileira de Fisica, 2013.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

THE TIBET ASγ COLLABORATION 2013, Test of the hadronic interaction model EPOS-LHC and QGSJETII-04 with Tibet EAS core data. in Proceedings of the 33rd International Cosmic Rays Conference, ICRC 2013. vol. 2013-October, Sociedade Brasileira de Fisica, 33rd International Cosmic Rays Conference, ICRC 2013, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 13/7/2.
THE TIBET ASγ COLLABORATION. Test of the hadronic interaction model EPOS-LHC and QGSJETII-04 with Tibet EAS core data. In Proceedings of the 33rd International Cosmic Rays Conference, ICRC 2013. Vol. 2013-October. Sociedade Brasileira de Fisica. 2013
THE TIBET ASγ COLLABORATION. / Test of the hadronic interaction model EPOS-LHC and QGSJETII-04 with Tibet EAS core data. Proceedings of the 33rd International Cosmic Rays Conference, ICRC 2013. Vol. 2013-October Sociedade Brasileira de Fisica, 2013.
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