Tracing very high energy tau neutrinos from cosmological sources in ice

J. Jones, I. Mocioiu, I. Sarcevic, M. H. Reno

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Astrophysical sources of ultrahigh energy neutrinos yield tau neutrino fluxes due to neutrino oscillations. We study in detail the contribution of tau neutrinos with energies above 106 GeV relative to the contribution of the other flavors. We consider several different initial neutrino fluxes and include tau neutrino regeneration in transit through the Earth and energy loss of charged leptons. We discuss signals of tau neutrinos in detectors such as IceCube, RICE and ANITA.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1204-1211
Number of pages8
JournalInternational Journal of Modern Physics A
Issue number6
StatePublished - Mar 10 2005

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics
  • Astronomy and Astrophysics


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