EPJ Web Conf.
Volume 210, 2019Ultra High Energy Cosmic Rays 2018 (UHECR 2018)
|Number of page(s)||9|
|Published online||17 May 2019|
Precision measurements of cosmic rays up to the highest energies with a large radio array at the Pierre Auger Observatory
Radboud Universiteit, Department of Astrophysics/IMAPP, P.O. Box 9010, 6500 GL Nijmegen, The Netherlands
2 Nikhef, Science Park 105, 1098 XG Amsterdam, The Netherlands
3 Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Department of Physics and Astronomy, B-1050 Brussels, Belgium
4 Observatorio Pierre Auger, Av. San Martin Norte 304, 5613 Malargüe, Argentina
Published online: 17 May 2019
The Pierre Auger Observatory is presently being upgraded to enlarge its detection capabilities for ultra-high-energy cosmic rays. Part of this upgrade is a radio detector array, aimed to cover a surface area of 3000 km2 to measure the properties of the highest-energy cosmic rays. The plans for this radio upgrade are outlined
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