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A part of GEDI's team during some tests of the gamma ray detection system on the Calderone glacier (Gran Sasso - Italy).

The team:

INFN-Laboratori Nazionali di Frascati

Other Collaborators:

Aim of the experiment:

The INFN GEDI (Gamma Emission in Deep Ice) experiment will develop a gamma-ray detector for 'in situ' measurements on glaciers and snowfields. The detector will be portable, temperature controlled, will use as power source a mixed system composed by batteries and solar cells and will be able to work in harsh environmental conditions.

The scientific case.
Descrizione dell'esperimento.

Last update: February 21 2000