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JSI Dwarf Galaxy Conference (Day 3)
Annapolis, Maryland Joe Silk, "DM Annihilations as a Probe of CDM Substructure"
- Proposing to use the Sun as a WIMP detector above 4 GeV (less massive ones are evaporated).
- If WIMPs are low-mass (5-10 GeV) and trapped, they will lower the central temperature of the Sun.
- Energetic neutrinos from WIMPs trapped in the Sun? Detectable by AMANDA or IceCube?
- Sommerfeld effect: boosting … Continue Reading ››