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PERIMETER INSTITUTE RECORDED SEMINAR ARCHIVE

PIRSA:08010000  ( MP4 Medium Res , MP3 , PDF ) Which Format?
The Origin of the Highest Energy Particles
Speaker(s): Angela Olinto
Abstract: After almost a century of observations, the ultra-high energy sky has finally displayed an anisotropic distribution. A significant correlation between the arrival directions of ultra-high cosmic rays measured by the Pierre Auger Observatory and the distribution of nearby active galactic nuclei signals the dawn of particle astronomy. These historic results have important implications to both astrophysics and particle physics.
Date: 09/01/2008 - 2:00 pm
Series: Colloquium
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