Project 8 Phase III Design Concept

A. Ashtari Esfahani, S. Böser, C. Claessens, L. De Viveiros, P. J. Doe, S. Doeleman, M. Fertl, E. C. Finn, J. A. Formaggio, M. Guigue, K. M. Heeger, A. M. Jones, K. Kazkaz, B. H. Laroque, E. Machado, B. Monreal, J. A. Nikkel, N. S. Oblath, R. G.H. Robertson, L. J. RosenbergG. Rybka, L. Saldaña, P. L. Slocum, J. R. Tedeschi, T. Thümmler, B. A. Vandevender, M. Wachtendonk, J. Weintroub, A. Young, E. Zayas

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We present a working concept for Phase III of the Project 8 experiment, aiming to achieve a neutrino mass sensitivity of 2 eV (90 % C.L.) using a large volume of molecular tritium and a phased antenna array. The detection system is discussed in detail.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number012230
JournalJournal of Physics: Conference Series
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Sep 20 2017
Event27th International Conference on Neutrino Physics and Astrophysics, Neutrino 2016 - South Kensington, United Kingdom
Duration: Jul 4 2016Jul 9 2016


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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Esfahani, A. A., Böser, S., Claessens, C., De Viveiros, L., Doe, P. J., Doeleman, S., ... Zayas, E. (2017). Project 8 Phase III Design Concept. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 888(1), [012230].