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This is a list of publications associated with the Advanced Thin Ionization Calorimeter (ATIC) project


A.  Papers/Proceedings

 

"Relative abundances of cosmic ray nuclei B-C-N-O in the energy region from 10 GeV/n to 300 GeV/n. Results from ATIC-2 (the science flight of ATIC)", A. D. Panov, N. V. Sokolskaya, J. H. Adams, Jr., H. S. Ahn, G. L. Bashindzhagyan, K. E. Batkov, J. Chang, M. Christl, A. R. Fazely, O. Ganel, R. M. Gunasingha, T. G. Guzik, J. Isbert, K. C. Kim, E. N. Kouznetsov, M. I. Panasyuk, W. K. H. Schmidt, E. S. Seo, J. Watts, J. P. Wefel, J. Wu, V. I. Zatsepin, Proc. 30th Intl. Cosmic Rays Conf., Merida, in press (2007).

"Comparison of Fluka-2006 Monte Carlo Simulation and Flight Data for the ATIC Detector," R. Gunasingha, A. Fazely, K.C. Kim, E.N. Kouznetsov, M. Panasyuk, A. Panov, W.K.H. Schmidt, E.S. Seo, N. Sokolskaya, J. Watts, J.P. Wefel, J. Wu, V. Zatsepin, J.H. Adams Jr., H.S. Ahn, G. Bashindzhangyan, J. Chang, M. Christl, O. Ganel, T.G. Guzik, J. Isbert, Proc. 30th Intl. Cosmic Rays Conf., Merida, in press (2007).

"All-Particle Spectrum Measured by the ATIC Experiment," H.S. Ahn, J.H. Adams, J. Isbert, K.C. Kim, E.N. Kouznetsov, M.I. Panasyuk, A. D. Panov, W.K.H. Schmidt, E.S. Seo, R. Sina, N.V. Sokolskaya, J.Z. Wang, G.L. Bashindzhagyan, J.P. Wefel, J. Wu, V.I. Zatsepin, K.E. Batkov, J. Chang, M. Christl, A.R. Fazely, O. Ganel, R.M. Gunashingha, T.G. Guzik, Proc. 30th Intl. Cosmic Rays Conf., Merida, in press (2007).

"Revised Energy Spectra for Primary Elements, H – Si, above 50 GeV from the ATIC-2 Science Flight," J.P. Wefel, J.H. Adams, J. Isbert, K.C. Kim, E.N. Kouznetsov, M.I. Panasyuk, A. D. Panov, W.K.H. Schmidt, E.S. Seo, N.V. Sokolskaya, J.W. Watts, H. Ahn, V.I. Zatsepin, G.L. Bashindzhagyan, J. Chang, M. Christl, A.R. Fazely, O. Ganel, R.M. Gunashingha, T.G. Guzik, Proc. 30th Intl. Cosmic Rays Conf., Merida, in press (2007).

"A Detailed FLUKA-2005 Monte Carlo Simulation for the ATIC Detector," R. Gunasingha for the ATIC Collaboration, Adv. in Space Res., in press (2007).

"Enhancing the ATIC Charge Resolution," T.G. Guzik for the ATIC Collaboration, Adv. in Space Res., in press (2007).

"Resolving Electrons from Protons in ATIC," J. Chang for the ATIC Collaboration, Adv. in Space Res., in press (2007).

"Temperature Effects in the ATIC BGO Calorimeter," J.B. Isbert for the ATIC Collaboration, Adv. in Space Res., in press (2007).

"The results of ATIC-2 experiment for elemental spectra of cosmic rays" A.D. Panov, J.H. Adams, H.S. Ahn, G.L. Bashindzhagyan, K.E. Batkov, J. Chang, M. Christl, A.R. Fazely, O. Ganel, R.M. Gunashingha, T.G. Guzik, J. Isbert, K.C. Kim, E.N. Kouznetsov, M.I. Panasyuk, W.K.H. Schmidt, E.S. Seo, N.V. Sokolskaya, John W. Watts, J.P. Wefel, J. Wu, V.I. Zatsepin, Bull. Russ. Acad. Sci.: Physics (arXiv:astro-ph/0612377v1) 71, 494 (2007).

"Energy Spectra of H and He from the ATIC-2 Experiment," J.P. Wefel, J.H. Adams Jr., H.S. Ahn, G. Bashindzhangyan, K. E. Batkov, J. Chang, M. Christl, A. Fazely, O. Ganel, R. Gunasingha, T.G. Guzik, J. Isbert, K.C. Kim, E.N. Kouznetsov, M. Panasyuk, A. Panov, W.K.H. Schmidt, E.S. Seo, N. Sokolskaya, J. Wu, V. Zatsepin, Proc. 29th Intl. Cosmic Ray Conf., Pune, 3, 105 (2005).

"Deconvolution of Energy Spectra in the ATIC Experiment," K. E. Batkov, A. Panov, J.H. Adams Jr., H.S. Ahn, G. Bashindzhangyan, J. Chang, M. Christl, A. Fazely, O. Ganel, R. Gunasingha, T.G. Guzik, J. Isbert, K.C. Kim, E.N. Kouznetsov, M. Panasyuk, W.K.H. Schmidt, E.S. Seo, N. Sokolskaya, J.P. Wefel, J. Wu, V. Zatsepin, Proc. 29th Intl. Cosmic Ray Conf., Pune, 3, 353 (2005).

"The Electron Spectrum above 20 GeV Measured by ATIC-2," J. Chang, W.K.H. Schmidt, J.H. Adams Jr., H.S. Ahn, G. Bashindzhangyan, K. E. Batkov, M. Christl, A. Fazely, O. Ganel, R. Gunasingha, T.G. Guzik, J. Isbert, K.C. Kim, E.N. Kouznetsov, M. Panasyuk, A. Panov, E.S. Seo, N. Sokolskaya, J.Z. Wang, J.P. Wefel, J. Wu, V. Zatsepin, Proc. 29th Intl. Cosmic Ray Conf., Pune, 3, 1 (2005).

"Elemental Spectra from the First ATIC Flight," H.S. Ahn, J.H. Adams Jr., G. Bashindzhangyan, K. E. Batkov, J. Chang, M. Christl, A. Fazely, O. Ganel, R. Gunasingha, T.G. Guzik, J. Isbert, K.C. Kim, E.N. Kouznetsov, M. Panasyuk, A. Panov, W.K.H. Schmidt, E.S. Seo, R. Sina, N. Sokolskaya, J.Z. Wang, J.P. Wefel, J. Wu, V. Zatsepin, Proc. 29th Intl. Cosmic Ray Conf., Pune, 3, 57 (2005).

"Simulation of the ATIC-2 Silicon Matrix for Protons and Helium GCR Primaries at 0.3, 10, and 25 TeV/nucleon," J. Watts, J.H. Adams Jr., G. Bashindzhangyan, K. E. Batkov, J. Chang, M. Christl, A. Fazely, O. Ganel, R. Gunasingha, T.G. Guzik, J. Isbert, K.C. Kim, E.N. Kouznetsov, M. Panasyuk, A. Panov, W.K.H. Schmidt, E.S. Seo, R. Sina, N. Sokolskaya, J.Z. Wang, J.P. Wefel, J. Wu, V. Zatsepin, Proc. 29th Intl. Cosmic Ray Conf., Pune, 6, 89 (2005).

"BGO Temperature Dependence and Energy Measurements in the ATIC Calorimeter," J. Isbert, J.H. Adams Jr., H.S. Ahn, G. Bashindzhangyan, K. E. Batkov, J. Chang, M. Christl, A. Fazely, O. Ganel, R. Gunasingha, T.G. Guzik, K.C. Kim, E.N. Kouznetsov, M. Panasyuk, A. Panov, W.K.H. Schmidt, E.S. Seo, N. Sokolskaya, J.P. Wefel, J. Wu, V. Zatsepin, Proc. 29th Intl. Cosmic Ray Conf., Pune, 3, 397 (2005).

"Beam Test of the Balloon-borne ATIC Experiment," O. Ganel, J.H. Adams Jr., H.S. Ahn, J. Ampe, G. Bashindzhangyan, G. Case, J. Chang, S. Ellison, A. Fazely, R. Gould, D. Granger, R. Gunasingha, T.G. Guzik, Y.J. Han, J. Isbert, H.J. Kim, K.C. Kim, S.K. Kim, Y. Kwon, M. Panasyuk, A. Panov, B. Price, G. Samsonov, W.K.H. Schmidt, M. Sen, E.S. Seo, R. Sina, N. Sokolskaya, M. Stewart, A. Voronin, D. Wagner, J.Z. Wang, J.P. Wefel, J. Wu, V. Zatsepin, Nucl. Instruments and Methods A, 552, (2005).

"The Energy Spectra of Heavy Nuclei Measured by the ATIC Experiment," A.D. Panov, J.H. Adams, Jr., H.S. Ahn, G.L. Bashindzhagyan, K.E. Batkov, J. Chang, M. Christl, A.R. Fazely, O. Ganel, R.M. Gunasingha, T.G. Guzik, J.Isbert, K.C. Kim, E.N. Kouznetsov, M.I. Panasyuk, W.K.H. Schmidt, E.S. Seo, N.V. Sokolskaya, J.P. Wefel, J. Wu, and V.I. Zatsepin, (COSPAR-04), Adv. Space Research, 37, 1944-1949 (2006).

"The Energy Spectra of Protons and Helium Measured with the ATIC Experiment," H.S. Ahn, E.S. Seo, J.H. Adams, Jr., G.L. Bashindzhagyan, K.E. Batkov, J. Chang, M. Christl, A.R. Fazely, O. Ganel, R.M. Gunasingha, T.G. Guzik, J.Isbert, K.C. Kim, E.N. Kouznetsov, M.I. Panasyuk, A. Panov, W.K.H. Schmidt, N.V. Sokolskaya, J.P. Wefel, J. Wu, and V.I. Zatsepin, (COSPAR-04), Adv. Space Research, 37, 1950-1954 (2006)..

"Albedo in the ATIC Experiment: Results of Measurements and Simulation," N.V. Sokolskaya, J.H. Adams, H.S. Ahn, G.L. Bashindzhagyan, K.E. Batkov, J. Chang, M. Christl, A.R. Fazely, O. Ganel, R.M. Gunasingha, T.G. Guzik, J.Isbert, K.C. Kim, E.N. Kouznetsov, M.I. Panasyuk, A.D. Panov, W.K.H. Schmidt, E.S. Seo, J.Z. Wang, J.P. Wefel, J. Wu, and V.I. Zatsepin, Physics of Atomic Nuclei, 68, 1257 (2005).

"The ATIC Long Duration Balloon Project," T. G. Guzik, J.H. Adams, H.S. Ahn, G. Bashindzhagyan, J. Chang, M. Christl, A.R. Fazely, O. Ganel, D. Granger, R. Gunasingha, Y.J. Han, J.B. Isbert, H.J. Kim, K.C. Kim, S.K. Kim, E. Kouznetsov, M. Panasyuk, A. Panov, B. Price, G. Samsonov, W.K.H. Schmidt, E.S. Seo, R. Sina, N. Sokolskaya, M. Stewart, A. Voronin, J.Z. Wang, J.P. Wefel, J. Wu, and V. Zatsepin, Advances in Space Research, 33, 1763 (2004).

"Astrophysics of Galactic Cosmic Rays," John P. Wefel, Acta Physica Polonica B, 35, 1771 (2004).

"The Silicon Matrix as a Charge Detector in the ATIC Experiment," V.I. Zatsepin, J.H. Adams, H.S. Ahn, G. Bashindzhagyan, K.E. Batkov, J. Chang, M. Christl, A.R. Fazely, O. Ganel, R. Gunasingha, T.G. Guzik, J.B. Isbert, K.C. Kim, E.N. Kouznetsov, M.I. Panasyuk, A.D. Panov, W.K.H. Schmidt, E.S. Seo, N. Sokolskaya, J.Z. Wang, J.P. Wefel, and J. Wu, Nucl. Instr. & Methods A, 524, 195 (2004).

"The Interstellar Medium: A Cauldron of Physical Processes," John P. Wefel, in Frontier Objects in Astrophysics and Particle Physics, eds. F. Giovannelli and G. Mannocchi, (Bologna, Italy, 2003, Societa Italiana de Fisica), pp. 105-118.

"To Higher Energy: Balloon and Satellite Investigation Around the Knee, John P. Wefel, Journal of Physics G: Nucl. Part. Phys., 29, 821 (2003).

"High Energy Cosmic Ray Electron Spectra Measured from the ATIC Balloon Experiment," J. Chang, W.K.H. Schmidt, J.H. Adams, H.S. Ahn, G. Bashindzhagyan, K.E. Batkov, M. Christl, , A.R. Fazely, O. Ganel, R. Gunasingha, T.G. Guzik, J.B. Isbert, K.C. Kim, E. Kouznetsov, M. Panasyuk, A. Panov, E.S. Seo, N. Sokolskaya, J.Z. Wang, J.P. Wefel, J. Wu, and V. Zatsepin, Proc. 28th Intl. Cosmic Ray Conf., Tsukuba, 4, 1817 (2003).

"The ATIC Science Flight in 2002-03: Description and Preliminary Results," J.P. Wefel, J.H. Adams, H.S. Ahn, G. Bashindzhagyan, K.E. Batkov, J. Chang, M. Christl, M. Cox, S.B. Ellison, A.R. Fazely, O. Ganel, R. Gould, C.P. Granger, D. Granger, R. Gunasingha, T.G. Guzik, J.B. Isbert, K.C. Kim, E. Kouznetsov, A. Malinine, M. Panasyuk, A. Panov, B. Price, W.K.H. Schmidt, E.S. Seo, D. Smith, N. Sokolskaya, M. Stewart, J.Z. Wang, J. Watts, J. Wu, and V. Zatsepin, Proc. 28th Intl. Cosmic Ray Conf., Tsukuba, 4, 1849 (2003).

"ATIC Experiment:  Preliminary Results from the Flight in 2002," H.S. Ahn, J.H. Adams, G. Bashindzhagyan, K.E. Batkov J. Chang,, M. Christl, M. Cox, S.B. Ellison, A.R. Fazely, O. Ganel, R. Gould, C.P. Granger, D. Granger, R. Gunasingha, T.G. Guzik, J.B. Isbert, K.C. Kim, E. Kouznetsov, A. Malinine, M. Panasyuk, A. Panov, B. Price, W.K.H. Schmidt, E.S. Seo, R. Sina, D. Smith, N. Sokolskaya, M. Stewart, J.Z. Wang, J.P. Wefel, J. Wu, and V. Zatsepin, Proc. 28th Intl. Cosmic Ray Conf., Tsukuba, 4, 1853 (2003).

"Experience of Application of Silicon Matrix as a Charge Detector in the ATIC Experiment," V. Zatsepin, J.H. Adams, H.S. Ahn, G. Bashindzhagyan, K.E. Batkov, J. Chang, M. Christl, A.R. Fazely, O. Ganel, R. Gunasingha, T.G. Guzik, J.B. Isbert, K.C. Kim, E. Kouznetsov, M. Panasyuk, A. Panov, W.K.H. Schmidt, E.S. Seo, N. Sokolskaya, J.Z. Wang, J.P. Wefel, and J. Wu, Proc. 28th Intl. Cosmic Ray Conf., Tsukuba, 4, 1857 (2003).

"Comparison of Measured and Simulated Albedo Signals in the ATIC Experiment," V. Zatsepin, J.H. Adams, H.S. Ahn, G. Bashindzhagyan, K.E. Batkov, J. Chang, M. Christl, A.R. Fazely, O. Ganel, R. Gunasingha, T.G. Guzik, J.B. Isbert, K.C. Kim, E. Kouznetsov, M. Panasyuk, A. Panov, W.K.H. Schmidt, E.S. Seo, N. Sokolskaya, J.Z. Wang, J.P. Wefel, and J. Wu, Proc. 28th Intl. Cosmic Ray Conf., Tsukuba, 4, 1857 (2003).

"Relative Abundances and Energy Spectra of C, N, and O as Measured by the Advanced Thin Ionization Calorimeter Balloon Experiment," A.R. Fazely, R. Gunasingha, J.H. Adams, H.S. Ahn, G. Bashindzhagyan, K.E. Batkov, J. Chang, M. Christl, O. Ganel, T.G. Guzik, J.B. Isbert, K.C. Kim, E. Kouznetsov, M. Panasyuk, A. Panov, W.K.H. Schmidt, E.S. Seo, N. Sokolskaya, J.Z. Wang, J.P. Wefel, J. Wu and V. Zatsepin, Proc. 28th Intl. Cosmic Ray Conf., Tsukuba, 4, 1869 (2003).

"ATIC Experiment:  Flight Data Processing," H.S. Ahn, J.H. Adams, G. Bashindzhagyan, K.E. Batkov, J. Chang, M. Christl, A.R. Fazely, O. Ganel, R. Gunasingha, T.G. Guzik, J.B. Isbert, K.C. Kim, E. Kouznetsov, M. Panasyuk, A. Panov, W.K.H. Schmidt, E.S. Seo, R. Sina, N. Sokolskaya, J.Z. Wang, J.P. Wefel, J. Wu and V. Zatsepin, Proc. 28th Intl. Cosmic Ray Conf., Tsukuba, 4, 2109 (2003).

"ATIC Backscatter Study Using Monte Carlo Methods in FLUKA & ROOT," T. Wilson, L. Pinsky, A. Empl, K. Lee, V. Andersen, J. Isbert, J. Wefel, F. Carminati, A. Fasso, A. Ferrari, P. Sala, R. Burn, J. Ranft and S. Roesler, Proc. 10 Intl. Conf on Calorimetry in Particle Physics (Pasenda, CA), ed. R.-Y. Zhu, (Singapore, 2002, World Scientific), p. 95

"ATIC, a Balloon Borne Calorimeter for Cosmic Ray Measurements," J. Isbert for the ATIC Collaboration, Proc. 10th Intl. Conference on Calorimetry in Particle Physics, ed. R-Y Zhu, (Singapore, 2002, World Scientific) p. 89.

"First Results from ATIC Beam Tests at CERN", Ganel, O., Adams Jr, J.H, Ahn, H.S., Ampe, J., Bashindzhagyan, G., Case, G., Chang, J., Ellison, S., Fazely, A., Gould, R., Granger, D., Gunasingha, R., Guzik, T.G., Han, Y.J., Isbert, J., Kara, T., Khein, L., Kim, H.J., Kim, K.C., Kim, S.K., Kwon, Y., Lemczyk, T., Oubre, C., Panasyuk, M., Price, B., Samsonov, G., Schmidt, W.K.H., Sen, M., Seo, E.S., Sina, R., Stewart, M., Toptygin, A., Voronin, A., Wagner, D., Wang, J.Z., Wefel, J.P., Wu, J., Zatsepin, V., Zigura, A., Advanced in Space Research, 27 (4): 819-824 (2001)

"The ATIC Experiment: First Balloon Flight," John P. Wefel for the ATIC Collaboration, Proc. 27th Intl. Cosmic Ray Conference, Hamburg, 6, 2111 (2001).

"Preliminary Results from the First Flight of ATIC," E.S. Seo for the ATIC Collaboration, Proc. 27th Intl. Cosmic Ray Conference, Hamburg, 5, 1601 (2001).

"The First Flight of ATIC: Preliminary Results on Li, Be, B Nuclei," V.I. Zatsepin for the ATIC Collaboration, Proc. 27th Intl. Cosmic Ray Conference, Hamburg, 5, 1605 (2001).

"The CNO Concentration in Cosmic Ray Spectrum as Measured from The Advanced Thin Ionization Calorimeter Experiment," A.R. Fazely and R.M. Gunasingha for the ATIC Collaboration, Proc. 27th Intl. Cosmic Ray Conference, Hamburg, 5, 1595 (2001).

"Preliminary Results from the First Flight of ATIC: Z>8 Spectra," J.H. Adams, Jr. for the ATIC Collaboration, Proc. 27th Intl. Cosmic Ray Conference, Hamburg, 5, 1599 (2001).

"High Energy Electron Detection with ATIC," J. Chang and W.K.H. Schmidt for the ATIC Collaboration, Proc. 27th Intl. Cosmic Ray Conference, Hamburg, 6, 2115 (2001).

"Preliminary results from the First Flight of ATIC: The Silicon Matrix," J.H. Adams, Jr. for the ATIC Collaboration, Proc. 27th Intl. Cosmic Ray Conference, Hamburg, 6,  2111 (2001).

"ATIC Flight Data Processing," H.S. Ahn for the ATIC Collaboration, Proc. 27th Intl. Cosmic Ray Conference, Hamburg, 6,  2119 (2001).

"The ATIC Experiment: Performance of the Scintillator Hodoscopes and the BGO Calorimeter," J. Isbert for the ATIC Collaboration, Proc. 27th Intl. Cosmic Ray Conference, Hamburg, 6,  2123 (2001).

         "The Silicon Matrix as a Charge Detector for the ATIC Experiment," J.H. Adams, Jr., G.L. Bashindzhagyan, V.I. Zatsepin, M.M. Merkin, M.I. Panasyuk, G.A. Samsonov, N.V. Sokol and L.A. Khein, Instruments and Experimental Techniques, Vol. 44, p. 455 (2001).

 

B.  Related Papers/Proceedings

 

"Energy Spectra of the Main Groups of Galactic Cosmic Rays in the Model of Three Classes of Sources," V.I. Zatsepin and N.V. Sokolskaya, Astronomy Letts., 33, 25 (2007).

"Calculations of the Atomospheric Muon Flux Motivated by the ATIC-2 Experiment," A.A. Kochanov, A.D. Panov, T.S. Sinegovskaya and S.I. Sinegovsky, Proc. 30th Intl. Cosmic Rays Conf., Merida, in press (2007).

"A Model of Cosmic Ray Spectra from 100 GeV Up to 100 PeV," V.I. Zatsepin and N.V. Sokolskaya, Astronomy & Astrophysics, 458, 1 (2006).

 

C.  Presentations

 

"Cosmic Rays and the need for heavy payloads", T.G. Guzik, Workshop on Low Cost Access to Near-Space, April 27, 2007 (Invited)

"From Magnetospheres to High Energy Cosmic Rays: The Emergence of Particle Astrophysics in the Space Age," Space: Science and Challenges of the XXI century and Workshop on Cosmic Rays and Radiation Environment of the Earth, Moscow, RU, October, 2007 [Invited].

"A Brief Review of Cosmic Ray Astrophysics: From GeV to PeV Energies," TeV Particle Astrophysics – 2007, Venice, IT, August, 2007 [Invited].

"Ballooning for Cosmic Rays: A Noble History, Exciting New Data and a Bright Future," John P. Wefel, presented to 30th Intl. Cosmic Ray Conference, Merida, MX, July, 2007 [Invited].

"Recent Results from the ATIC Science Flight," John P. Wefel, International Workshop on Cosmic-rays and High Energy Universe, Tokyo, Japan, March 2007 [Invited].

"120,000 Feet Above Antarctica: Cosmic Rays and the Advanced Thin Ionization Calorimeter (ATIC) Experiment", T.G. Guzik, Highland Road Park Observatory public lecture, April 26, 2006 (Invited)

"The ATIC Experiment and Beyond," John P. Wefel, 2nd International Workshop on High Energy Astrophysics and Instrumentation, Seoul, S. Korea (2006). [Invited]

"The Electron Spectrum from the ATIC Flights," J. Chang for the ATIC Collaboration, presented to 36th COSPAR Scientific Assembly, Beijing, China, July, 2006.

"Cosmic Rays at 120,000 feet above Antarctica - The ATIC Experiment"
Invited talk, Crary Lab Wednesday Night Science Lecture, McMurdo, Antarctica 11/16/05
PowerPoint Version (11.1 MB), Adobe PDF Version (4.0 MB)

"The Advanced Thin Ionization Calorimeter (ATIC) Long Duration Balloon Experiment"
Public lecture summarizing the ATIC instrument and program, dated 10/12/05
PowerPoint Version (22.4 MB), Adobe PDF Version (6.7 MB)

"Approaching the Knee – Balloon-borne Observations of Cosmic Ray Composition," Michael L. Cherry, presented at the Aspen Workshop, 26 April 2005. [Invited]

Project Initiation Conference Presentation on ATIC
Technical information on ATIC to propose for LDB flight support, dated 1/13/05
PowerPoint Version (11.2 MB), Adobe PDF Version (2.6 MB)

"ATIC Measurements of Cosmic Ray Heavy Ions," T.G. Guzik and J.P. Wefel for the ATIC Collaboration, (HEAD, 9/04, New Orleans), Bull. Am. Astron. Soc., 36 No. 3, 972 (2004).

"High Energy Electrons and Gamma Rays from the ATIC-2 Balloon Flight," J.B. Isbert and J.P. Wefel for the ATIC Collaboration, (HEAD, 9/04, New Orleans), Bull. Am. Astron. Soc., 36 No. 3, 948 (2004).

"Astrophysics of LE to VHE Cosmic Rays," a review paper presented to the NATO ASI and 14th Course of the International School of Cosmic Ray Astrophysics, Erice, Italy, July, 2004.

"Energy Spectra and Charge Composition of Galactic Cosmic Rays as Measured in the ATIC-2 Experiment," V.I. Zatsepin, J.H. Adams, Jr., H.S. Ahn, G.L. Bashindzhagyan, K.E. Batkov, J. Chang, M. Christl, A.R. Fazely, O. Ganel, R.M. Gunasingha, T.G. Guzik, J.Isbert, K.C. Kim, E.N. Kouznetsov, M.I. Panasyuk, A.D. Panov, W.K.H. Schmidt, E.S. Seo, N.V. Sokolskaya, J.Z. Wang, J.P. Wefel, and J. Wu, Bull. Russian Academy of Sciences (2004).

"Energy Spectra of Protons and Helium as Measured by the ATIC Experiment," H.S. Ahn, O. Ganel, K.C. Kim, E.S. Seo, R. Sina, J.Z. Wang, J. Wu, J.H. Adams, M. Christl, G. Bashindzhagyan, K.E. Batkov, E. Kouznetsov, M. Panasyuk, A. Panov, N.V. Sokolskaya, V. Zatsepin, J. Chang, W.K.H. Schmidt, A.R. Fazely, R.M. Gunasingha, T.G. Guzik, J. Isbert and J.P. Wefel, Bull. Am. Phys. Soc., (Session J7), Vol. 49, No. 2, p. 72 (2004).

"Direct Study of Cosmic Rays with the ATIC Detector" invited presentation to the Epiphany Conference on Astroparticle Physics, Cracow, Poland, January 2004.

"The ATIC Long Duration Balloon Project," T.G. Guzik, for the ATIC Team, presented at the 34th COSPAR Scientific Assembly, The World Space Congress, Houston, TX, October, 2002.

"Simulation of Energy Response of the ATIC Calorimeter," K.E. Batkov, for the ATIC Collaboration, 18th European Cosmic Ray Symposium, Moscow, Russia, July, 2002.

"Albedo in the ATIC Experiment," N.V. Sokolskaya, for the ATIC Collaboration, presented to the 18th European Cosmic Ray Symposium, Moscow, Russia, July, 2002.

"Software for Processing of Flight and Simulated Data of the ATIC Experiment," A.D. Panov, for the ATIC Collaboration, presented to the 18th European Cosmic Ray Symposium, Moscow, Russia, July, 2002.

"Charge Resolution of the Silicon Matrix of the ATIC Experiment," V.I. Zatsepin, for the ATIC Collaboration, presented to the 18th European Cosmic Ray Symposium, Moscow, Russia, July, 2002.

"Composition and Energy Spectra:  What's New?  What's Old? What's Unexplained," John P. Wefel, invited lecture presented to "Relativistic Astrophysics and Cosmology," 13th Course of the Intl. School of C.R. Astrophysics, Erice, Italy, 2-14 June, 2002.

"Preliminary Results on the Cosmic Ray CNO Spectrum as Measured by the ATIC Experiment," R. Gunasingha, for the ATIC Collaboration, April Meeting of the APS, Albuquerque, NM, April 20-23, 2002.

"Advanced Thin Ionization Calorimeter (ATIC) Update," H.S. Ahn for the ATIC Collaboration, April Meeting of the APS, Albuquerque, NM, April 20-23, 2002.

"The High Energy Frontier:  Pushing Direct Measurements to the Knee," John P. Wefel, invited presentation at the April Meeting of the American Physical Society, Albuquerque, NM, April 20-23, 2002.

 

D.  Technical Reports

 

Zatsepin V.I., Panov A.D., and Sokolskaya N.V., 2007, "Distribution of Distances Between the Reconstructed Cascade Axis and the Found Charge Position (In Addition to MSU2006-05 "Arguments for Reliability of Observed Difference Between Proton And Helium Spectra In ATIC-2")," MSU Tech. Note 2007-02, March 23, 2007.

Stewart, M., 2007, "The LSU-ATIC-02 Tracking and Trajectory Correction Algorithm and Its Performance Characteristics," LSU Tech. Note 2007-01, March 6, 2007.

Panov A.D., Sokolskaya N.V., and Zatsepin V.I., 2007, "Improving of Charge Resolution of ATIC for Nuclei Z>3 With Scintillator Hodoscope S1," MSU Tech. Note 2007-01, January 22, 2007.

Zatsepin V.I., Panov A.D., and Sokolskaya N.V., 2006, "Arguments for Relaiabilty of Observed Difference Between Proton And Helium Spectra In ATIC-2," MSU Tech. Note 2006-05, November 27, 2006.

Panov, A.D., Sokolskaya, N.V., and Zatsepin V.I., 2006, "Muon MIP Value for ATIC BGO Calorimeter," MSU Tech. Note 2006-04, November 13, 2006.

Panov A.D., Zatsepin V.I., and Sokolskaya N.V., 2006, "Thermal Relaxation Time of the BGO Calorimeter from the ATIC-2 Flight Data," MSU Tech. Note 2006-03, June 1, 2006.

Panov A.D., Sokolskaya N.V., and Zatsepin V.I., 2006, "Another Approach to the All-particles Spectrum of ATIC-2: the Most Reliable but Restricted Spectrum," MSU Tech. Note 2006-02, May 23, 2006.

Panov A.D., Sokolskaya N.V., and Zatsepin V.I., 2006,"Updated Data Set for ATIC-2. Results And Methods," MSU Tech. Note 2006-01, May 7, 2006.

Zatsepin, V.I., Batkov, K.E., Panov, A.D., and Sokolskaya, N.V., 2005, "Comparison of Energy Deposit Spectra for ATIC-1 and ATIC-2," MSU Tech. Note 2005-16, July 19, 2005.

Batkov, K.B., 2005, "Some Technical Details Concerning Monte Carlo Simulation of the ATIC Detector and the Procedure of Deconvolution," MSU Tech. Note 2005-15, July 18, 2005.

Zatsepin, V.I., Batkov, K., Panov, A.D. and Sokolskaya, N.V., 2005, "Spectra at Different S1S3-1 Converter HV,"MSU Tech. Note 2005-14, July 12, 2005 and Addendum of July 13, 2005.

Zatsepin, V.I., Batkov, K., Panov, A.D. and Sokolskaya, N.V., 2005, "Time and c2 Restrictions for H and He Spectra," MSU Tech. Note 2005-13, July 10, 2005.

Zatsepin, V.I. and Sokolskaya, N.V., 2005, "Charge Resolution for Heavy Nuclei in ATIC-1," MSU Tech. Note 2005-12, July 9, 2005.

Zatsepin, V.I., Batkov, K., Panov, A.D. and Sokolskaya, N.V., 2005, "Comparison of ATIC2 with ATIC1 (revised version)," MSU Tech. Note 2005-11, July 9, 2005.

Panov, A.D., Zatsepin, V.I., Batkov, K., and Sokolskaya, N.V., 2005, "Comparison of Deconvolution of Spectra of P and He Within Different Solid Angles," MSU Tech. Note 2005-10, June 27, 2005.

Zatsepin, V.I., Batkov, K., Panov, A.D. and Sokolskaya, N.V., 2005, "Energy Cut for the First Layer (L0) of BGO," MSU Tech. Note 2005-09, June 18, 2005.

Guzik, T.G., Stewart, M. and Wefel, J.P., "Comments on Calorimeter Energy Calibration," LSU Brief Communication, June 14, 2005.

Zatsepin, V.I. and Sokolskaya, N.V., 2005, "Low Energy Bump?," MSU Tech. Note 2005-08, June 10, 2005.

Guzik, T.G., 2005, "A Few Questions/Comments on MSU Tech. Note 2005-07," LSU Brief Communication, June 7, 2005.

Zatsepin, V.I., Panov, A.D. and Sokolskaya, N.V., 2005, "The Energy Deposit Spectra for Protons and Helium Nuclei in ATIC-2 with New BGO Processing Described in the Technical Note MSU2005-06," MSU Tech. Note 2005-07, June 4, 2005.

Panov, A.D. and Zatsepin, V.I., 2005, "New Calibration of BGO-calorimeter for ATIC-2 Flight: Use of LSU Trace-Channel Additive for Correction of Pedestal Values and Averaging of Gauss and Landau Muon Peak Fit," MSU Tech. Note 2005-06, June 3, 2005.

Panov, A.D., Zatsepin, V.I., Batkov, K., and Sokolskaya, N.V., 2005, "The Deconvolution Problem for ATIC-2 Energy Deposit Spectra as an Ill Posed Problem and Tikhonov's Regularization P, He, C, Mg Fe," MSU Tech. Note 2005-05, April 29, 2005.

Stewart, M., Isbert, J., Guzik, T.G., and Wefel, J.P., 2005, "MSU Pedestal Jump Correction Analysis," LSU Tech. Note 2005-01, April 29, 2005.

Zatsepin, V.I., Batkov, K., Panov, A.D. and Sokolskaya, N.V., 2005, "Energy Spectra of Proton and Helium Resulting from Deconvolution of ATIC-2 Energy Deposit Spectra," MSU Tech. Note 2005-04, April 25, 2005.

Panov, A.D. and Zatsepin, V.I., 2005, "BGO Pedestal Jump Correction in ATIC-1 and ATIC-2 Datasets," MSU Tech. Note 2005-03, April 12, 2005.

Zatsepin, V.I., Batkov, K., Panov, A.D. and Sokolskaya, N.V., 2005, "Three Triggers in ATIC-2," MSU Tech. Note 2005-02, March 7, 2005.

Zatsepin, V.I., Batkov, K., Panov, A.D. and Sokolskaya, N.V., 2005, "Comparison of ATIC2 with ATIC1," MSU Tech. Note 2005-01, February 28, 2005.

Guzik, T.G., "A Simple Calculation of the Proton Contamination to the Measured ATIC Electron Flux," LSU Brief Communication, February 4, 2005.

Zatsepin, V.I. and Batkov, K.E., 2004, "Deconvolution of Energy Spectra Measured in the ATIC-2 Experiment" MSU Tech. Note 2004-07, November 1, 2004.

Stewart, Michael, 2004, "ATIC Flight Data Record Addendum for Antarctica 2004," LSU Technical Report 2004-06 (version 1.0), September 30, 2004.

Panov, A.D. and Zatsepin, V.I., 2004, "Temperature Shift of the BGO Energy Calibration In ATIC-2 from Flight Data of Conting Rate Versus Daily Temperature Variation," MSU Tech. Note 2004-05, May 19, 2004.

Zatsepin, V.I. and Batkov, K.E, 2004, "Deconvolution of Energy Spectra Measured in the ATIC-2 Experiment," Tech Note 2004-06, May 19, 2004.

Isbert, Joachim, 2004, "Temperature Dependence of the ATIC BGO Calorimeter," LSU Technical Report 2004-05, May 6, 2004.

Panov, A.D. and Zatsepin, V.I., 2004, "Temperature Shift of the BGO Energy Calibration in ATIC-2 from Flight Data: P and He Peak Positions Versus Daily Temperature Shsift," MSU Tech Note 2004-04, April 30, 2004 (Superceded).

Zatsepin, V.I., Batkov, K.E., Panov, A.D., and Sokolskaya, N.V., 2004, "What has Been Measured in ATIC-2?," MSU Tech Note 2004-03, April 23, 2004. (Superceded)

Panov, A.D. and Zatsepin, V.I., 2004, "Temperature Shift of the BGO Energy Calibration in ATIC-2," MSU Tech Note 2004-02, April 7, 2004. (Superceded)

Zatsepin, V.I., Batkov, K.E., Panov, A.D., and Sokolskaya, N.V., 2004-07, "Cosmic Ray Fluxes in ATIC-2," MSU Tech Note 2004-01, April 23, 2004.

Isbert, Joachim and Stewart, Michael, 2004, "Liveness of Detector Channels During the ATIC-02 Flight," LSU Technical Report 2004-04, March 19, 2004.

Guzik, T.G., 2004, "Problems in Particular Detector Channels During the ATIC-02 Flight," LSU Technical Report 2004-03, March 12, 2004.

Guzik, T.G. and Stewart, 2004, "Refining the Trace Channel Correction Method for ATIC-02," LSU Technical Report 2004-02, March 31, 2004.

Guzik, T.G. and Stewart, M., 2004, "Correcting 'Pedestal Jumps' Using a New 'Trace Channel' Method:  ATIC-02 Dataset", LSU Technical Report 2004-01, January 20, 2004.

Stewart, M., 2003, "Correcting 'Pedestal Jumps' Using a New 'Trace Channel' Method:  ATIC-02 Dataset", LSU Technical Report 2003-05, November 23, 2003.

Isbert, Joachim, 2003, "Timeline for ATIC Flight 2 – Dec. 2002-Jan. 2003," LSU Technical Report 2003-02, May, 2003.

Guzik, T. Gregory, 2003, "Fitting Muon Peaks for the 2002 ATIC Pre-Launch Dataset", LSU Technical Report 2003-01, March 23, 2003.

Guzik, T.G., 2002, "ATIC Pressure Vessel Test for the 2002-2003 Flight", LSU Technical Report 2002-03, July 5, 2002

Price, B., Stewart, M. and Guzik, T.G., 2002, "ATIC Flight Data Record Format", LSU Technical Report 99-03 (version 2.1), February 5, 2002

Guzik, T.G., 2002, "Converting Root Tree Files to a Binary Format", LSU Technical Report 2002-02, March 15, 2002

Price, B., Stewart, M., Granger, P. and Guzik, T.G., 2002, "ATIC Flight Data Record Format for Antarctica 2002", LSU Technical Report 2002-01 (version 1.03), May 26, 2002

 

Papers for the 27th International Cosmic Ray Conference (Hamburg), 2001:

The ATIC Experiment: First Balloon Flight, J.P. Wefel for the ATIC Collaboration
Preliminary Results from the First Flight of ATIC, E.S. Seo for the ATIC Collaboration
The First Flight of ATIC: Preliminary Results on Li, Be, B Nuclei, V.I. Zatsepin for the ATIC Collaboration
The CNO Concentration in Cosmic Ray Spectrum as Measured from the Advanced Thin Ionization Calorimeter Experiment, A.R. Fazely and R.M. Gunasingha for the ATIC Collaboration
Preliminary Results From The First Flight of ATIC: Z > 8 Spectra, J.H. Adams, Jr. for the ATIC Collaboration
Preliminary Results From the First Flight of ATIC: The Silicon Matrix, J.H. Adams, Jr. for the ATIC Collaboration
The ATIC Experiment: Performance of the Scintillator Hodoscopes and the BGO Calorimeter, J. Isbert for the ATIC Collaboration
ATIC Flight Data Processing, H.S. Ahn for the ATIC Collaboration
High Energy Electron Detection with ATIC, J. Chang and W.K.H. Schmidt for the ATIC Collaboration


 

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