EPJ Web Conf.
Volume 136, 2017RICAP16, 6th Roma International Conference on Astroparticle Physics
|Number of page(s)||4|
|Published online||23 March 2017|
Recent results in γ-ray astronomy with the ARGO-YBJ detector
Università “Federico II” and INFN - Napoli, Complesso Monte S. Angelo, Via Cintia, Napoli, Italy
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Published online: 23 March 2017
The ARGO-YBJ air shower detector has been in stable data taking for five years at the YangBaJing Cosmic Ray Laboratory (Tibet, P.R. China, 4300m a.s.l.) with a duty cycle > 86% and an energy threshold of a few hundreds of GeV. With the scaler mode technique, the minimum threshold of 1 GeV can be reached. In this paper recent results in γ-ray astronomy will be presented, including those from 4.5 years of observations of the blazar Mrk 421 in common with the Fermi satellite.
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