EPJ Web of Conferences
Volume 116, 2016Very Large Volume Neutrino Telescope (VLVnT-2015)
|Number of page(s)||6|
|Published online||11 April 2016|
Baikal-GVD: Results, status and plans
1 Institute for Nuclear Research, 60th October Anniversary pr. 7A, Moscow 117312, Russia
2 Joint Institute for Nuclear Research, Dubna 141980, Russia
3 Irkutsk State University, Irkutsk 664003, Russia
4 Skobeltsyn Institute of Nuclear Physics MSU, Moscow 119991, Russia
5 Nizhni Novgorod State Technical University, Nizhni Novgorod 603950, Russia
6 St. Petersburg State Marine University, St. Petersburg 190008, Russia
7 EvoLogics GmbH, Berlin, Germany
Published online: 11 April 2016
The future next-generation neutrino telescope Baikal-GVD will be a km3-scale array aimed at the detection of astrophysical neutrino fluxes. It will have modular structure and consist of functionally independent sub-arrays – clusters of strings of optical modules. The prototyping phase of the project has been concluded in 2015 with the deployment of the first cluster of Baikal-GVD in Lake Baikal. We discuss the current status and perspectives of the Baikal-GVD project.
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