Prompt atmospheric neutrino flux in perturbative QCD and its theoretical uncertainties

Yu Seon Jeong, Atri Bhattacharya, Rikard Enberg, C. S. Kim, Mary Hall Reno, Ina Sarcevic, Anna Stasto

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Abstract

Using the most recent PDFs and the cosmic ray spectrum, we evaluate the charm/bottom induced prompt atmospheric muon neutrino fluxes including nuclear corrections. We investigate their impact in perturbative QCD and estimate the comprehensive uncertainties from other various factors. The prompt atmospheric tau neutrino fluxes are also presented.

Original languageEnglish
Article number012117
JournalJournal of Physics: Conference Series
Volume888
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2017 Sep 20
Event27th International Conference on Neutrino Physics and Astrophysics, Neutrino 2016 - South Kensington, United Kingdom
Duration: 2016 Jul 42016 Jul 9

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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