Conclusions and Future Plans

  • Daniele Gaggero
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Part of the Springer Theses book series (Springer Theses)

Abstract

The past three years were very exciting in the field of Cosmic Ray physics: the interesting measurements by ATIC and PAMELA collaborations triggered a hot debate on possible new sources of electrons and positrons, and called for a careful modelization of both the “conventional” CR production and propagation and of the possible “extra” components of astrophysical or exotic nature; in particular the possibility that CR spectra could bring a signature of Dark Matter annihilation or decay fascinated the scientific community and was investigated by a large number of authors.

Keywords

Dark Matter Dark Matter Annihilation Positron Spectrum Exotic Nature Regular Magnetic Field 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Daniele Gaggero
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  1. 1.Instituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare (INFN)—Sezione di PisaPisaItaly

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