Neutrino

Many of the outstanding mysteries of astrophysics may be hidden from our sight at all wavelengths of the electromagnetic spectrum because of absorption by matter and radiation between us and the source. For example, the hot dense regions that form the central engines of stars and galaxies are opaque to photons. In other cases, such as supernova remnants, gamma ray bursters, and active galaxies, all of which may involve compact objects or black holes at their cores, the precise origin of the high-energy photons emerging from their surface regions is uncertain. Therefore, data obtained through a variety of observational windows – and especially through direct observations with neutrinos – may be of cardinal importance. There are methods which have been developed to observe the elusive neutrino …:)

from:wisc.edu

 

Jegarakshagan Gokul

Jegarakshagan R. Gokul

Gokul Jegarakshagan

 

 

 

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