HAWC Gamma Ray Observatory

HAWC Gamma Ray Observatory

The observatory, consisting of 300 Cherenkov detectors, lies between Pico de Orizaba, Mexico's tallest mountain, and Sierra Negra, seen in the background. 

Additional Information

Groups

College of Sciences

Categories
Physics and Physical Sciences
Keywords
Cherenkov radiation, College of Sciences, gamma rays, HAWC, Ignacio Taboada
Status
  • Created By: A. Maureen Rouhi
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Apr 18, 2016 - 12:00pm
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 10:54pm