Gravitational lensing of supernova neutrinos

Olga Mena, Irina Mocioiu, Chris Quigg

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Abstract

The black hole at the center of the galaxy is a powerful lens for supernova neutrinos. In the very special circumstance of a supernova near the extended line of sight from Earth to the galactic center, lensing could dramatically enhance the neutrino flux at Earth and stretch the neutrino pulse.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)348-356
Number of pages9
JournalAstroparticle Physics
Volume28
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Nov 1 2007

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Astronomy and Astrophysics

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