PAMELA  recent  publications :


  Observation of Antimatter in Our Galaxy
Piergiorgio Picozza and Aldo Morselli
10th Int. Conf. on Topics in Astroparticle and Underground Physics (TAUP2007)
Journal of Physics: Conference Series 120 (2008) 042004 (PDF)

  Magnetospheric and solar physics observations with the PAMELA experiment
M. Casolino, O. Adriani, M. Ambriola, G.C. Barbarino, A. Basili, G.A. Bazilevskaja, M. Boezio, E.A. Bogomolov, L. Bonechi, M. Bongi, V. Bonvicini, A. Bruno, F. Cafagna, D. Campana, P. Carlson, G. Castellini, C. De Marzo, M.P. De Pascale, G. De Rosa, N. De Simone, V. Di Felice, D. Fedele, A.M. Galper, P. Hofverberg, S.V. Koldashov, S.Yu. Krutkov, A.N. Kvashnin, J. Lundquist, O. Maksumov, V. Malvezzi, L. Marcelli, W. Menn, V.V. Mikhailov, M. Minori, S. Misin, E. Mocchiutti, A. Morselli, N.N. Nikonov, S. Orsi, G. Osteria, P. Papini, M. Pearce, P. Picozza, M. Ricci, S.B. Ricciarini, M.F. Runtso, S. Russo, M. Simon, R. Sparvoli, P. Spillantini, Yu.I. Stozhkov, E. Taddei, A. Vacchi, E. Vannuccini, G.I. Vasilyev, S.A. Voronov, Y.T. Yurkin, G. Zampa, N. Zampa, V.G. Zverev 
Nucl. Instrum. Methods Phys. Res.,  A, NIMA 588, 243-246, 2008 (PDF)

  In-flight performances of the PAMELA satellite experiment
P. Papini, O. Adriani, M. Ambriola, G.C. Barbarino, A. Basili, G.A. Bazilevskaja, M. Boezio, E.A. Bogomolov, L. Bonechi, M. Bongi, L. Bongiorno, V. Bonvicini, A. Bruno, F. Cafagna, D. Campana, P. Carlson, M. Casolino, G. Castellini, J. Conrad, C. De Marzo, M.P. De Pascale, G. De Rosa, N. De Simone, V. Di Felice, D. Fedele, A.M. Galper, P. Hofverberg, S.V. Koldashov, S.Yu. Krutkov, A.N. Kvashnin, J. Lund, J. Lundquist, O. Maksumov, V. Malvezzi, L. Marcelli, W. Menn, V.V. Mikhailov, M. Minori, S. Misin, E. Mocchiutti, A. Morselli, N.N. Nikonov, S. Orsi, G. Osteria, M. Pearce, P. Picozza, M. Ricci, S.B. Ricciarini, M.F. Runtso, S. Russo, M. Simon, R. Sparvoli, P. Spillantini, Yu.I. Stozhkov, E. Taddei, A. Vacchi, E. Vannuccini, S.A. Voronov, Y.T. Yurkin, G. Zampa, N. Zampa, V.G. Zverev 
Nucl. Instrum. Methods Phys. Res., A, NIMA 588, 259-266, 2008 (PDF)

  PAMELA: a Payload for Antimatter Matter Exploration and Light-nuclei Astrophysics – status and first results
M. Pearce, O. Adriani, M. Ambriola, G.C. Barbarino, A. Basili, G.A. Bazilevskaja, R. Bellotti, M. Boezio, E.A. Bogomolov, L. Bonechi, M. Bongi, L. Bongiorno, V. Bonvicini, A. Bruno, F. Cafagna, D. Campana, P. Carlson, M. Casolino, G. Castellini, M. P. De Pascale, G. De Rosa, V. Di Felice, D. Fedele, A. M. Galper, P. Hofverberg, S.V. Koldashov, S.Y. Krutkov, A.N. Kvashnin, J. Lundquist, O. Maksumov, V. Malvezzi, L. Marcelli, W. Menn, V.V. Mikhailov, M. Minori, S. Misin, E. Mocchiutti, A. Morselli, N.N. Nikonov, S. Orsi, G. Osteria, P. Papini, P. Picozza, M. Ricci, S.B. Ricciarini, M.F. Runtso, S. Russo, M. Simon, R. Sparvoli, P. Spillantini, Y.I. Stozhkov, E. Taddei, A. Vacchi, E. Vannuccini, G. Vasilyev, S.A. Voronov, Y.T. Yurkin, G. Zampa, N. Zampa, V.G. Zverev
IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA Oct. 29 - Nov. 02, 2007 (PDF)

  The PAMELA space experiment: first year of operation
M. Boezio, O. Adriani, M. Ambriola, G.C. Barbarino, A. Basili, G.A. Bazilevskaja, R. Bellotti, E.A. Bogomolov, L. Bonechi, M. Bongi, L. Bongiorno, V. Bonvicini, A. Bruno, F. Cafagna, D. Campana, P. Carlson, M. Casolino, G. Castellini, M.P. De Pascale, G. De Rosa, V. Di Felice, D. Fedele, A.M. Galper, P. Hofverberg, S.V. Koldashov, S.Y. Krutkov, A.N. Kvashnin, J. Lundquist, O. Maksumov, V. Malvezzi, L. Marcelli, W. Menn, V.V. Mikhailov, M. Minori, S. Misin, E. Mocchiutti, A. Morselli, N.N. Nikonov, S. Orsi, G. Osteria, P. Papini, M. Pearce, P. Picozza, M. Ricci, S.B. Ricciarini, M.F. Runtso, S. Russo, M. Simon, R. Sparvoli, P. Spillantini, Y.I. Stozhkov, E. Taddei, A. Vacchi, E. Vannuccini, G. Vasilyev, S.A. Voronov, Y.T. Yurkin, G. Zampa, N. Zampa, V.G. Zverev
European Physical Society HEP2007, Manchester, England, 19-25 July 2007
Proceedings will be published by IoP Journals (PDF)

 The Physics of PAMELA Space Mission
P. Picozza for The Pamela Collaboration: O. Adriani, M. Ambriola, G. C. Barbarino , A. Basili, G. A. Bazilevskaja, R. Bellotti , E. A. Bogomolov, L. Bonechi, M. Bongi, L. Bongiorno, V. Bonvicini, A. Bruno, F. Cafagna, D. Campana, P. Carlson, M. Casolino, G. Castellini, C. De Marzo, M. P. De Pascale, G. De Rosa, V. Di Felice, D. Fedele, A. M. Galper, P. Hofverberg, S. V. Koldashov, S. Y. Krutkov, A. N. Kvashnin, J. Lundquist, O. Maksumov, V. Malvezzi, L. Marcelli, W. Menn, V. V. Mikhailov, M. Minori, S. Misin, E. Mocchiutti, A. Morselli, N. N. Nikonov, S. Orsi, G. Osteria, P. Papini, M. Pearce, P. Picozza, M. Ricci, S. B. Ricciarini , M F. Runtso, S. Russo, M. Simon, R. Sparvoli, P. Spillantini, Y. I. Stozhkov, E. Taddei, A. Vacchi, E. Vannuccini, G. Vasilyev, S A. Voronov, Y. T. Yurkin, G. Zampa, N. Zampa, V. G. Zverev
30th ICRC, OG 1.2, 2007 (PDF)

 The First Year in Orbit of the PAMELA Experiment
M. Boezio on behalf of the Pamela Collaboration: O. Adriani, M. Ambriola, G. C. Barbarino , A. Basili, G. A. Bazilevskaja, R. Bellotti , E. A. Bogomolov, L. Bonechi, M. Bongi, L. Bongiorno, V. Bonvicini, A. Bruno, F. Cafagna, D. Campana, P. Carlson, M. Casolino, G. Castellini, C. De Marzo, M. P. De Pascale, G. De Rosa, V. Di Felice, D. Fedele, A. M. Galper, P. Hofverberg, S. V. Koldashov, S. Y. Krutkov, A. N. Kvashnin, J. Lundquist, O. Maksumov, V. Malvezzi, L. Marcelli, W. Menn, V. V. Mikhailov, M. Minori, S. Misin, E. Mocchiutti, A. Morselli, N. N. Nikonov, S. Orsi, G. Osteria, P. Papini, M. Pearce, P. Picozza, M. Ricci, S. B. Ricciarini , M F. Runtso, S. Russo, M. Simon, R. Sparvoli, P. Spillantini, Y. I. Stozhkov, E. Taddei, A. Vacchi, E. Vannuccini, G. Vasilyev, S A. Voronov, Y. T. Yurkin, G. Zampa, N. Zampa, V. G. Zverev
30th ICRC, OG 1.1, 2007 (PDF)

 In-orbit performances of the magnetic spectrometer of PAMELA
M. Bongi for Pamela Collaboration
30th ICRC, OG.1.5, 2007 (PDF)

 Observations of primary, trapped and quasi trapped particles with PAMELA experiment
M. Casolino On Behalf Of The Pamela Collaboration
30th ICRC, SH.3.6, 2007 (PDF)

 Solar and heliospherc cosmic ray observations with PAMELA experiment
M. Casolino On Behalf Of The Pamela Collaboration
30th ICRC, SH.3.5, 2007 (PDF)

 The TOF system of the PAMELA Experiment: In-orbit performance
W. Menn for The Pamela Collaboration
30th ICRC, OG.1.5, 2007 (PDF)

 Pamela experiment: Flight data receiving and quicklook
V. V. Mikhailov for The Pamela Collaboration
30th ICRC, OG.1.5, 2007 (PDF)

 The PAMELA Electromagnetic Calorimeter: Flight Status
E. Mocchiutti for The Pamela Collaboration
30th ICRC, OG.1.5, 2007 (PDF)

 A Study of the In-Orbit Particle Rate with the PAMELA Anticoincidence System
S. Orsi for The Pamela Collaboration
30th ICRC, OG.1.1, 2007 (PDF)

 The Second Level Trigger of the PAMELA Space Experiment
S. Orsi for The Pamela Collaboration
30th ICRC, OG.1.5, 2007 (PDF)

 Light nuclei identification capability of the PAMELA apparatus
G. Osteria for The Pamela Collaboration
30th ICRC, OG.1.5, 2007 (PDF)

 The in-flight performance of the PAMELA Neutron Detector
Y. I. Stozhkov for The Pamela Collaboration
30th ICRC, OG.1.5, 2007 (PDF)

  Light Nuclei and Isotope Abundance in Cosmic Rays Measured by the Space Experiment PAMELA: Preliminary Results
V. Malvezzi for the PAMELA Collaboration
1st Roma International Conference on Astroparticle Physics (RICAP'07) - Roma, 20 - 22 June 2007
Nucl. Instrum. Methods Phys. Res., Sect. A, NIMA in press (PDF)

  Measurements of cosmic rays fluxes with PAMELA
R. Sparvoli, V. Malvezzi for the PAMELA Collaboration
Science with the New Generation of High Energy Experiments - SciNeGHE 07, Frascati, 18-20 June, 2007
Frascati Physics Series Vol. XLV (2007) pp.47-60 (PDF)

  In-flight status of the PAMELA experiment
E. Vannuccini, O. Adriani, M. Ambriola, G.C. Barbarino, A. Basili, G.A. Bazilevskaja, M. Boezio, E.A. Bogomolov, L. Bonechi, M. Bongi, L. Bongiorno, V. Bonvicini, A. Bruno, F. Cafagna, D. Campana, P. Carlson, M. Casolino, G. Castellini, J. Conrad, C. De Marzo, M.P. De Pascale, G. De Rosa, V. Di Felice, D. Fedele, A.M. Galper, P. Hofverberg, S.V. Koldashov, S.Yu. Krutkov, A.N. Kvashnin, J. Lund, J. Lundquist, O. Maksumov, V. Malvezzi, L. Marcelli, W. Menn, V.V. Mikhailov, M. Minori, S. Misin, E. Mocchiutti, A. Morselli, N.N. Nikonov, S. Orsi, G. Osteria, P. Papini, M. Pearce, P. Picozza, M. Ricci, S.B. Ricciarini, M.F. Runtso, S. Russo, M. Simon, R. Sparvoli, P. Spillantini, Yu.I. Stozhkov, E. Taddei, A. Vacchi, S.A. Voronov, Y.T. Yurkin, G. Zampa, N. Zampa V.G. Zverev
International Workshop on Cosmic Rays and High-energy Universe , Tokio, March 5-6, 2007, in press (PDF)

  PAMELA: an Experiment for Antiparticles Measurement in Cosmic Rays
P. Picozza and S. Orsi on behalf of the PAMELA Collaboration
XII International Workshop on "Neutrino Telescopes", Venice, March 6-9, 2007 (PDF)

  PAMELA Silicon Tracking System: experience and operation
S. Ricciarini on behalf of PAMELA collaboration
Vertex2006 - 15th International Workshop on Vertex Detectors, Perugia, Italy 28 Sept. 2006
Nucl. Instrum. Methods Phys. Res., Sect. A, NIMA 582/3 (2007) pp 892-897(PDF)

  PAMELA - A Payload for Antimatter Matter Exploration and Light-nuclei Astrophysics
P. Picozza , A.M. Galper, G. Castellini, O. Adriani, F. Altamura, M. Ambriola, G.C. Barbarino, A. Basili, G.A. Bazilevska, R. Bencardino, M. Boezio, E.A. Bogomolov, L. Bonechi, M. Bongi, L. Bongiorno, V. Bonvicini, F. Cafagna, D. Campana, P. Carlson, M. Casolino, C. De Marzo, M.P. De Pascale, G. De Rosa, D. Fedele, P. Hofverberg, S.V. Koldashov, S.Yu. Krutkov, A.N. Kvashnin , J. Lund, J. Lundquist, O. Maksumov, V. Malvezzi, L. Marcelli, W. Menn, V.V. Mikhailov, M. Minori, S. Misin, E. Mocchiutti, A.Morselli, N.N. Nikonov, S. Orsi, G. Osteria, P. Papini, M. Pearce, M. Ricci, S.B. Ricciarini, M.F. Runtso, S. Russo, M. Simon, R. Sparvoli, P. Spillantini, Yu.I. Stozhkov, E. Taddei, A. Vacchi, E. Vannuccini, S.A. Voronov, Y.T. Yurkin, G. Zampa, N. Zampa, V.G. Zverev 
Astroparticle Physics 27 (2007) 296–315 [astro-ph/0608697]  (PDF)

  Status of the PAMELA silicon tracker
L. Bonechi, O. Adriani, M. Bongi, S. Bottai, G. Castellini, D. Fedele, M. Grandi, P. Papini, S. Ricciarini, P. Spillantini, S. Straulino, E. Taddei, E. Vannuccini
7th International Conference on Large Scale Applications and Radiation Hardness of Semiconductor Detectors Firenze, Italy, 05-07 October 2005
Nucl. Instr. and Meth. A 570 (2007) pp 281–285 (PDF)

  The PAMELA Space Experiment
P. Picozza, M. Casolino, on the behalf of PAMELA Collaboration 
20thECRS Lisbon, Portugal, Sep. 5 - 8, 2006 (PDF)

  Capability of the PAMELA instrument to identify light-nuclei: results from a beam test calibration
R. Sparvoli, V. Malvezzi, L. Grishantseva, D. Campana, G. De Rosa, G. Osteria, W. Menn, L. Bonechi, M. Bongi, S. Ricciarini, E. Vannuccini 
20thECRS Lisbon, Portugal, Sep. 5 - 8, 2006 (PDF)

  The ToF and Trigger systems of the PAMELA Experiment: performances of the flight model
G. Osteria, G. Barbarino, D. Campana, G. De Rosa, R. Rocco, S. Russo, W. Menn, M. Simon, J. Mitchell  
20thECRS Lisbon, Portugal, Sep. 5 - 8, 2006 (PDF)

  The electron–hadron separation performance of the PAMELA electromagnetic calorimeter
M. Boezio, M. Pearce, M. Albi, V. Bonvicini, J. Lund, J. Lundquist, E. Mocchiutti, A. Vacchi, G. Zampa, N. Zampa
Astroparticle Physics (June2006) 111–118, Vol. 26, Issue 2, pp 111-118 (PDF)

  Pamela Data Acquisition System
A. Basili, on the behalf of the PAMELA Collaboration
Frontier Detectors for Frontier Physics - Proceedings of the 10th Pisa Meeting on Advanced Detectors La Biodola, Isola d’Elba, Italy 21-27 May 2006
Nucl. Instr. and Meth. A 572, Issue 1 (2007) 333-334 (PDF)

  The PAMELA storage and control unit
M. Casolino, F. Altamura, A. Basili, M.P. De Pascale, M. Minori, M. Nagni, P. Picozza, R. Sparvoli, O. Adriani, P. Papini, P. Spillantini, G. Castellini, M. Boezio
Frontier Detectors for Frontier Physics - Proceedings of the 10th Pisa Meeting on Advanced Detectors La Biodola, Isola d’Elba, Italy 21-27 May 2006
Nucl. Instr. and Meth. A 572, Issue 1 (2007) 349-350 (PDF)

  Data processing and distribution in the PAMELA experiment
M. Casolino and M. Nagni
Frontier Detectors for Frontier Physics - Proceedings of the 10th Pisa Meeting on Advanced Detectors La Biodola, Isola d’Elba, Italy 21-27 May 2006
Nucl. Instr. and Meth. A 572, Issue 1 (2007) 351-352 (PDF)

  The Pamela Experiment Ready for Flight
O. Adriani, M. Albi, F. Altamura, M. Ambriola, A. Bakaldin, G.C. Barbarino, A. Basili, G. Bazilevskaja, R. Bellotti, R. Bencardino, M. Boezio, E. Bogomolov, L. Bonechi, M. Bongi, L. Bongiorno, V. Bonvicini, M. Boscherini, S. Bottai, F. Cafagna, D. Campana, P. Carlson, M. Casolino, G. Castellini, M. Circella, C. De Marzo, M.P. De Pascale, D. Fedele, A.M. Galper, A. Grigorjeva, M. Grandi, P. Hofverberg, S.V. Koldashov, M.G. Korotkov, S. Krutkov, J. Lund, J. Lundquist, V. Malvezzi, L. Marcelli, W. Menn, V.V. Mikhailov, M. Minori, J.W. Mitchell, E. Mocchiutti, A. Morselli, R. Mukhametshin, M. Nagni, S. Orsi, G. Osteria, P. Papini, M. Pearce, P. Picozza, M. Ricci, S. Ricciarini, S. Russo, P. Schiavon, M. Simon, P. Spillantini, R. Sparvoli, S.A. Stephens, S.J. Stochaj, R.Y. Stozhkov, E. Streitmatter, E. Taddei, A. Vacchi, E. Vannuccini, G. Vasiljev, S.A. Voronov, Y. Yurkin, G. Zampa, N. Zampa
Frontier Detectors for Frontier Physics - Proceedings of the 10th Pisa Meeting on Advanced Detectors La Biodola, Isola d’Elba, Italy 21-27 May 2006
Nucl. Instr. and Meth. A 572, Issue 1 (2007) 471-473 (PDF)

  Technical features of the Time-of-Flight system for the PAMELA experiment in space
S. Russo, G. Barbarino, D. Campana, G. De Rosa, W. Menn, G. Osteria, M. Simon
Frontier Detectors for Frontier Physics - Proceedings of the 10th Pisa Meeting on Advanced Detectors La Biodola, Isola d’Elba, Italy 21-27 May 2006
Nucl. Instr. and Meth. A 572, Issue 1 (2007) 495-497 (PDF)

  Spatial Resolution of Double-Sided Silicon Microstrip Detectors for the PAMELA Apparatus
S. Straulino, O. Adriani, L. Bonechi, M. Bongi, S. Bottai, G. Castellini, D. Fedele, M. Grandi, P. Papini, S.B. Ricciarini, P. Spillantini, F. Taccetti, E. Taddei, E. Vannuccini  
Nucl. Instr. and Meth. A 556 (2006), 100-114 (PDF)

   The science of PAMELA space mission
P.Picozza, A.Morselli  
12th Lomonosov Conference on  Elementary Particle Physics" Moscow, August , 2005
submitted to World Scientific Publishing Co  [astro-ph/0604207]  (PDF)

   A Second Level Trigger for the PAMELA Satellite Experiment

S. Orsi, J. Lundquist, M. Boezio, V. Bonvicini, P. Carlson, J. Lund, A. Menicucci, E. Mocchiutti, M. Pearce, P. Picozza, A. Vacchi, G. Zampa, N. Zampa  
Astroparticle Physics Vol. 25 Issue 1 pp. 33-40 2006  (PDF)

  About separation of hadron and electromagnetic cascades in  the PAMELA calorimeter
Y. I. Stozhkov, A. Basili, R. Bencardino, M. Casolino, M. P. de Pascale, G. Furano, A. Menicucci, M. Minori, A. Morselli, P. Picozza, R. Sparvoli,  R. Wischnewski, A. Bakaldin, A. M. Galper, S. V. Koldashov, M. G. Korotkov, V. V. Mikhailov, S. A. Voronov, Y. T. Yurkin, O. Adriani, L. Bonechi, M. Bongi,  P. Papini, S. B. Ricciarini, P. Spillantini, S. Straulino, F. Taccetti, E. Vannuccini, G. Castellini, M. Boezio, M. Bonvicini, E. Mocchiutti, P. Schiavon, A. Vacchi,  G. Zampa, N. Zampa, P. Carlson, J. Lund, J. Lundquist, S. Orsi, M. Pearce, G. C. Barbarino, D. Campana, G. Osteria, G. Rossi, S. Russo, M. Boscherini,  W. Mennh, M. Simonh, L. Bongiorno, M. Ricci, M. Ambriola, R. Bellotti, F. Cafagna, M. Circella, C. de Marzo, N. Giglietto, N. Mirizzi, M. Romita,  P. Spinelli, E. Bogomolov, S. Krutkov, G. Vasiljev, G. A. Bazilevskaya, A. N. Kvashnin, V. I. Logachev, V. S. Makhmutov, O. S. Maksumov,  Yu. I. Stozhkov, J. W. Mitchell, R. E. Streitmatter and S. J. Stocha j
International Journal of Modern Physics A  Vol. 20, No. 29 (20 November 2005) 6745  (PDF)

  Launch in orbit of the space telescope PAMELA and ground data results
 
R.Sparvoli for the Pamela Collaboration
9th ICATPP 2005 Conference on Astroparticle, Particle, Space Physics, Detectors and Medical Physics Applications
Published in 'Como 2005, Astroparticle, particle and space physics, detectors and medical physics applications', World Scientific
pp 994-998, 2006   (PDF)

  PAMELA Data Acquisition System
 
A. Basili  for the Pamela Collaboration
9th ICATPP 2005 Conference on Astroparticle, Particle, Space Physics, Detectors and Medical Physics Applications
Published in 'Como 2005, Astroparticle, particle and space physics, detectors and medical physics applications', World Scientific
pp 898-903, 2006   (PDF)

  Performance of neutron detector and bottom trigger scintillator of the space instrument PAMELA
 
V. Malvezzi for the Pamela Collaboration
9th ICATPP 2005 Conference on Astroparticle, Particle, Space Physics, Detectors and Medical Physics Applications
Published in 'Como 2005, Astroparticle, particle and space physics, detectors and medical physics applications', World Scientific
pp 957-961, 2006   (PDF)

  The time of flight detector and trigger   for the PAMELA experiment in space
 
S. Russo for the Pamela Collaboration
9th ICATPP 2005 Conference on Astroparticle, Particle, Space Physics, Detectors and Medical Physics Applications
Published in 'Como 2005, Astroparticle, particle and space physics, detectors and medical physics applications', World Scientific
pp 973-978, 2006   (PDF)

  Uncertainties of Cosmic Ray Spectra and Detectability of Antiproton  mSUGRA Contributions With PAMELA
 
A. Lionetto, A. Morselli, V. Zdravkovic
J. Cosmol. Astropart. Phys. JCAP09(2005)010(PDF)

  Pre-flight Performance Studies of the Anticoincidence Systems of the PAMELA Satellite Experiment
 
S. Orsi, P. Carlson, P. Hofverberg, J. Lund, M. Pearce
29th ICRC, OG 1.5 2005 (PDF)

  The Space Experiment PAMELA
 
M. Boezio On Behalf Of The PAMELA Collaboration
29th ICRC, OG 1.5 2005 (PDF)

  The PAMELA Calorimeter Identification Capabilities
 
J. Lundquist, J. Lund, M. Boezio, V. Bonvicini, E. Mocchiutti, M. Pearce, P. Schiavon, A. Vacchi, F. Volpe, G. Zampa, N. Zampa
29th ICRC, OG 1.5 2005 (PDF)

  Heliospheric cosmic ray observations with PAMELA experiment
 
M. Casolino for the PAMELA Collaboration
29th ICRC, SH 1.6 2005 (PDF)

  The magnetic spectrometer of the PAMELA experiment: on-ground test of the flight model
 
O. Adriani, L. Bonechi, M. Bongi, G. Castellini, D. Fedele, M. Grandi, P. Papini, S. Ricciarini, P. Spillantini, S. Straulino, E. Vannuccini
29th ICRC, OG 1.5 2005 (PDF)

  Pitch angle distribution of trapped energetic protons and helium isotope nuclei measured along the Resurs-01 No. 4 LEO satellite
 
A. Leonov, M. Cyamukungu, J. Cabrera, P. Leleux, J. Lemaire, G. Gregorie, S. Benck, V. Mikhailov, A. Bakaldin, A. Galper, S. Koldashov, S. Voronov, M. Casolino, M. De Pascale, P. Picozza, R. Sparvolli, M. Ricci
1st ESWW, Special issue of Annales Geophysicae, 2005 (PDF)

  A particle classification system for the PAMELA calorimeter
 
Bellotti, R.; Boezio, M.; Volpe, F.
Astroparticle Physics  22, (2005) 431-438   (PDF)

  PAMELA: A satellite experiment for antiparticles measurement in cosmic rays
  
Bongi M, Adriani O, Ambriola A, Bakaldin A, Barbarino GC, Basili A, Bazilevskaja G, Bellotti R, Bencardino R, Boezio M, Bogomolov EA, Bonechi L, Bongiorno L, Bonvicini V, Boscherini M, Cafagna FS, Campana D, Carlson P, Casolino M, Castellini G, Circella M, De Marzo CN, De Pascale MP, Furano G, Galper AM, Giglietto N, Grigorjeva A, Koldashov SV, Korotkov MG, Krut'kov SY, Lund J, Lundquist J, Menicucci A, Menn W, Mikhailov VV, Minori M, Mirizzi N, Mitchell JW, Mocchiutti E, Morselli A, Mukhametshin R, Orsi S, Osteria G, Papini P, Pearce M, Picozza P, Ricci M, Ricciarini SB, Romita M, Rossi G, Russo S, Schiavon P, Simon M, Sparvoli R, Spillantini P, Spinelli P, Stochaj SJ, Stozhkov Y, Straulino S, Streitmatter RE, Taccetti F, Vacchi A, Vannuccini E, Vasilyev GI, Voronov SA, Wischnewski R, Yurkin Y, Zampa G, Zampa N.
IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON NUCLEAR SCIENCE 51 (3): 854-859 Part 3 JUN 2004  (PDF)

  The Space Experiment PAMELA
 
M. Boezio,V.Bonvicini, E. Mocchiutti, P.Schiavon, A.Vacchi ,G.Zampa, N.Zampa, A.Bakaldin, A.M.Galper, S.V.Koldashov, M.G.Korotkov, V.V. Mikhailov, S.A.Voronov, Y. Yurkin, A.Basilic, R.Bencardino, L. Bongiorno, M. Casolino, M.P. De Pascale, G.Furano, A. Menicucci, M.Minori, A.Morselli, P. Picozza, R.Sparvoli, R.Wischnewski, O.Adriani, L.Bonechi, M.Bongi, F.Giambi, P.Papini, S.B. Ricciarini, P. Spillantini, S.Straulino, F. Taccetti, E. Vannuccini, G. Castellini, P. Carlson , J. Lund , J.Lundquist, S.Orsi, M.Pearce, G.C. Barbarino, D.Campana, G.Osteria, G.Rossi, S.Russo, M.Boscherini, W.Menn, M. Simon, M.Ricci, M.Ambriola, R.Bellotti, F.Cafagna, M. Circella, C.DeMarzo, N. Giglietto, N. Mirizzi, M.Romita, P. Spinelli, E. Bogomolov, S.Krutkov, G.Vasiljev, G.Bazilevskaja, A.Grigorjeva l, R. Mukhametshin, Y.Stozhkov, J.W. Mitchell, R.E. Streitmatter, S.J.Stochaj
Nuclear Physics B (Proc. Suppl.) 134 (2004) 39–46,  (PDF)

  Uncertainties of Antiproton and Positron Spectra from B/C Data and mSUGRA Contributions for Clumpy Halos
 
A. Lionetto, A. Morselli, V. Zdravkovic
Science with the New Generation  of High Energy Gamma-ray Experiments, ISN 88-8420-240-X , pg.49-59, 2004  (PDF)

  Background rejection and data analysis for the PAMELA experiment
 
A.Morselli, P.Picozza,
Science with the New Generation  of High Energy Gamma-ray Experiments, ISN 88-8420-240-X , pg.25-36, 2004  (PDF)

  Qualification tests of the space telescope PAMELA
 
R. Sparvoli  for the PAMELA Collaboration
Nuclear Physics B (Proc. Suppl.) 134 (2004) 69–71,  (PDF)

Cosmic ray observations of the heliosphere with the PAMELA experiment
M. Casolino a, F. Altamura, A. Basili, R. Bencardino, M.P. De Pascale, L. Marcelli, M. Minori, A. Morselli, M. Nagni, P. Picozza, S. Russo, R. Sparvoli, M. Ambriola, R. Bellotti, F.S. Cafagna, M. Circella, C. De Marzo, N. Giglietto, N. Mirizzi, M. Romita, P. Spinelli, O. Adriani, L. Bonechi, M. Bongi, P. Papini, S.B. Ricciarini, P. Spillantini, S. Straulino, F. Taccetti, E. Vannuccini, G. Castellini d L. Bongiorno, M. Ricci, J.W. Mitchell, R.E. Streitmatter, S.J. Stochaj, G.A. Bazilevskaja, A.N. Kvashnin, V.I. Logachev, V.S. Makhmutov, O.S. Maksumov, Y.I. Stozhkov, A. Bakaldin i, A.M. Galper i, S.V. Koldashov i, M.G. Korotkov i, V.V. Mikhailov i, S.A. Voronov i, Y. Yurkin i, G.C. Barbarino, D. Campana, G. Osteria, G. Rossi, S. Russo, E.A. Bogomolov, S. Krutkov, G. Vasiljev, M. Boscherini, W. Menn M. Simon, P. Carlson, J. Lund, J. Lundquist, S. Orsi, M. Pearce, M. Boezio, V. Bonvicini, E. Mocchiutti, P. Schiavon, A. Vacchi, G. Zampa, N. Zampa
35th COSPAR 2004, Paris, submitted to Advances in Space Research - Vol. 37, Issue 10 - pp 1848-1852(PDF)

Space qualification tests of the PAMELA instrument
R. Sparvoli, A. Basili, R. Bencardino, L. Bongiorno, M. Boscherini, M.Casolino, M.P. De Pascale, G. Furano, A. Menicucci, M. Minori, A. Morselli, P. Picozza, R. Wischnewski, A. Bakaldin, A.M. Galper, S.V. Koldashov, M.G. Korotkov, V.V. Mikhailov, S.A. Voronov, Y. Yurkin, O. Adriani, L. Bonechi, M. Bongi, F. Giambi, P. Papini, S. Ricciarini, P. Spillantini, S. Straulino, F. Taccetti, E. Vannuccini, G. Castellini, M. Boezio, M. Bonvicini, E. Mocchiutti, P. Schiavon, A. Vacchi, G. Zampa, N. Zampa, P. Carlson, J. Lund, J. Lundquist, S. Orsi, M. Pearce, G. Barbarino, D. Campana, G. Osteria, G. Rossi, S. Russo, W. Menn, M. Simon, M. Ricci, M. Ambriola, R. Bellotti, F. Cafagna, M. Circella, C. De Marzo, N. Giglietto, N. Mirizzi, M. Romita, P. Spinelli, E. Bogomolov, S. Krutkov, G. Vasiljev, G. Bazilevskaj, A. Grigorjev, R. Mukhametshin ,Y. Stozhkov, J.W. Mitchell, R.E. Streitmatter, S.J. Stochaj
35th COSPAR 2004, Paris, Advances in Space Research - Vol. 37, Issue 10 pp 1841-1847(PDF)

The anticoincidence shield of the PAMELA space experiment
S. Orsi, P. Carlson, J. Lund, J. Lundquist , M. Pearce
35th COSPAR 2004, Paris, Advances in Space Research - Vol. 37, Issue 10 pp 1853-1856(PDF)

The PAMELA Storage and Control Unit
M. Casolino, F. Altamura, A. Basili, M.P. De Pascale, M. Minori, M. Nagni, P. Picozza, O. Adriani, P. Papini, P. Spillantini, G. Castellini, M. Boscherini, M. Boezio, G. Alfarano, F. Sebastiani, S. Tassa
35th COSPAR 2004, Paris, Advances in Space Research - Vol. 37, Issue 10 pp 1857-1861(PDF)

YODA++: A proposal for a semi-automatic space mission control
M. Casolino, M.P. De Pascale, M. Nagni, P. Picozza
35th COSPAR 2004, Paris, Advances in Space Research - Vol. 37, Issue 10 pp 1884-1888(PDF)

  Uncertainties in the production and propagation of cosmic rays in the Milky Way
A. Morselli, V. Zdravkovic
35th COSPAR 2004, Paris, Advances in Space Research - Vol. 37, Issue 10 pp 1928–1931(PDF)

Clustering analysis and supervised methods for antiparticle studies in the PAMELA experiment
R. Bellotti, M. Boezio, F. Volpe International Conference on Imaging Techniques in Subatomic Physics, Astrophysics, Medicine, Biology and Industry (Stockholm, Sweden) June 27-30, 2006
Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A 525 (June 2004) 412–416(PDF)

The PAMELA silicon tracker
   S. Straulino, O. Adriani, L. Bonechi, M. Bongi, G. Castellini, R. D’Alessandro, A. Gabbanini, M. Grandi, P. Papini, S.B. Ricciarini, P. Spillantini, F. Taccetti, M. Tesi, E. Vannuccini,
Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A 530 (2004) 168–172 (PDF)

The BALLOON-borne and PAMELA experiments for the study of the antimatter component in cosmic rays
P. Spillantini
Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A 214 (January 2004) 116–121 (PDF)

The ToF and Trigger Electronics of the PAMELA Experiment
  G. Osteria, G. Barbarino, M. Boscherini, D. Campana, P.Di Meo, M.Di Pietro, W. Furnkranz , W. Menn, M. Orazi, G.Rossi, R.Rocco, S.Russo, M. Simon and E. Weber
XXVIII International Cosmic Ray Conference, OG 1.5, 2141  Tsukuba,  Japan, 2003 (PDF)

Status of the PAMELA Experiment On-board of the Resurs DK-1 Spacecraft
  M. Simon for the Pamela Collaboration
XXVIII International Cosmic Ray Conference, OG 1.5, 2117  Tsukuba,  Japan, 2003 (PDF)

Solar Particle Events observation capabilities of PAMELA experiment
  M. Casolino for the Pamela Collaboration
XXVIII International Cosmic Ray Conference, SH 1.5, 3477,  Tsukuba,  Japan, 2003 (PDF)

The Anticounter System of the PAMELA Space Experiment
  M. Pearce, P. Carlson, J. Lund, J. Lundquist, S. Orsi and S. Rydstrom
XXVIII International Cosmic Ray Conference, OG 1.5, 2125,  Tsukuba,  Japan, 2003 (PDF)

Performance Studies of the Anticounter System of the PAMELA Space Experiment
  J. Lund, M. Boezio, P. Carlson, J. Lundquist, S. Orsi and M. Pearce, XXVIII International Cosmic Ray Conference, OG 1.5, 2129,  Tsukuba,  Japan, 2003 (PDF)

The Time-of-Flight System of the PAMELA Experiment
  D. Campana, G. Barbarino, M. Boscherini, W. Furnkranz, W. Menn, J. Mitchell, M. Orazi, G. Osteria, G. Passeggio, M. Simon, R. Streitmatter, E. Vanzanella and E. Weber,
  XXVIII International Cosmic Ray Conference, 2141,  Tsukuba,  Japan, 2003 (PDF)

PAMELA Space Mission: The Transition Radiation Detector
  M.Ambriola, R.Bellotti, F.Cafagna, M.Circella, C.DeMarzo, N.Giglietto, B.Marangelli, N.Mirizzi, M.Romita, P.Spinelli
 XXVIII International Cosmic Ray Conference, 2121,  Tsukuba,  Japan, 2003.  (PDF)

A Second Level Trigger for PAMELA
  J.Lundquist, M.Boezio, V.Bonvicini, P.Carlson, J.Lund, A.Menicucci, S.Orsi, M.Pearce, P.Picozza, P.Schiavon, A.Vacchi, G.Zampa,  N.Zampa,
 XXVIII International Cosmic Ray Conference, 2133, Tsukuba,  Japan, 2003 (PDF)

The Time-of-Flight System of the PAMELA Experiment
  M. Boscherini, W. Menn, M. Simon, G. Barbarino, D. Campana, G. Osteria, G. Passeggio, R.Rocco, G.Rossi, S.Russo, E. Vanzanella, J. Mitchell, R. Streitmatter, Incontro Nazionale di Astrofisica delle Alte Energie, Roma, Italy (2003) (PDF)

Standard FTP and GridFTP protocols for international data transfer in  Pamela Satellite Space Experiment
  R. Esposito,  P. Mastroserio,  G. Tortone,  F. M. Taurino    Computing in High Energy and Nuclear Physics  (CHEP03), La Jolla, Ca, USA, March 2003 (PDF)

The Space Mission PAMELA
  M.Circella for the Pamela Collaboration, 9th Pisa Meeting on Advanced Detectors "Frontier Detectors for Frontier Physics", La Biodola (Isola d'Elba), 25-31 maggio 2003 NIM A 518 (2004) 153–157 (PDF)

The silicon microstrip detectors of the PAMELA experiment: simulation and test results
  S. Straulino, O. Adriani, L. Bonechi, M. Bongi, G. Castellini, R. D'Alessandro, A. Gabbanini, M. Grandi, P. Papini, S.B. Ricciarini, P. Spillantini, F. Taccetti, M. Tesi, E. Vannuccini
 9th Pisa Meeting on Advanced Detectors "Frontier Detectors for Frontier Physics", La Biodola (Isola d'Elba), 25-31 maggio 2003. NIM A 518 (2004) 158-160 (PDF)

The ToF and Trigger Electronics of the PAMELA Experiment
  G. Osteria, G. Barbarino, M. Boscherini, D. Campana, P.Di Meo, M.Di Pietro, W. Menn, M. Orazi, R.Rocco, M. Simon and E. Weber 9th Pisa Meeting on Advanced Detectors "Frontier Detectors for Frontier Physics", La Biodola (Isola d'Elba), 25-31 maggio 2003. NIM A 518 (2004) 161-163 (PDF)

Antimatter research in Space
  Piergiorgio Picozza and Aldo Morselli,  18th European Cosmic Ray Symposium, Moscow, July 2002,  Journal of Physics G: Nucl.Part.Phys. 29 (2003) 903-911,  (PDF)

The PAMELA Time-of-Flight System: status report

 G. Barbarino, M. Boscherini, D. Campana, W. Furnkranz, W. Menn, M. Orazi, G. Osteria, M. Simon and E. Weber  8th Topical Seminar on Innovative Particle and Radiation Detectors, Siena, 2002 Nucl.Phys B (Proc. Suppl) 125 (2003) 298-302 ( PDF )
PAMELA tracking system: status report
 F. Taccettia et al., Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A 485 (2002) 78–83 ( PDF )

Radiation damage of electronic components in space environment
 M.Boscherini for the Pamela Collaboration, 4th International Conference on Radiation Effects on Semiconductor Materials Detectors and Devices, Firenze, 10-12 July 2002,  ( PDF )

A High Granularity Imaging Calorimeter for Cosmic-Ray Physics
  M. Boezio, V. Bonvicini, E. Mocchiutti, P. Schiavon, G. Scian, A. Vacchi, G. Zampa, N. Zampa
  Nuclear Instruments and Methods, A487 (2002) 407-422   (PDF)

The PAMELA Experiment on Satellite and its Capability in Cosmic Rays Measurements
 Nuclear Instruments and Methods, A 478 (2002), 114-118  ( PDF )

The status of the PAMELA experiment
   M.Pearce for the Pamela Collaboration, First International Conference on Particle and Fundamental Physics in Space, LaBiodola, Isola d'Elba, 14-19 May 2002.
   Nucl. Phys. B (Proc. Suppl.) vol. 113  (2002) pag. 314 (PDF )

Performance of the Transition Radiation Detector of the PAMELA space mission
  M. Ambriola for the PAMELA Collaboration First International Conference on Particle and Fundamental Physics in Space, La Biodola, Isola D'Elba, 14-19 May 2002.
  Nucl. Phys. B (Proc. Suppl.) vol. 113  (2002) pag. 322  (PDF)

The PAMELA experiment
            27th ICRC,  OG 2215,  Hamburg, 2001.  ( PDF )

  The anticoincidence shield of the PAMELA satellite experiment
            J. Lund and M. Pearce, 7th Int. Conf. on Advanced Technology  and Particle Physics, Villa Olmo, Como 15-19 October 2001   ( PDF )

Measurement of primary protons and electrons in the energy range of 10^11-10^13 eV in the PAMELA experiment
            27th ICRC,  OG 2219,  Hamburg, 2001.  ( PDF )

The Transition Radiation Detector for the PAMELA experiment
            27th ICRC,  OG 2223,  Hamburg, 2001.  ( PDF )

Exotic Matter research in Space
            P.Picozza and  A.Morselli,  The Ninth Marcel Grossmann Meeting,  Rome, July 2 - 8, 2000, to be published in World Scientific, astro-ph/0103117

The PAMELA Experiment in Space
           V. Bonvicini et al., "8th Pisa Conf. on Advanced Detectors", La Biodola, Isola d"Elba, 21-27 May 2000,
           Nuclear Instruments and Methods, A 461 (2001) 262-268       ( PDF )

The PAMELA Experiment on Satellite and its Capability in Cosmic Rays Measurements
          S. Straulino et al. ,  9th Vienna Conference on Instrumentation" - 19-23 February 2001, Vienna, Austria.   (PDF )

The Transition Radiation Detector for the PAMELA experiment
          O. Adriani et al., presented at "33rd COSPAR Assembly", Warsaw, 19-23 July 2000,
          submitted to  Advances in Space Research.   (PDF )

The Electromagnetic Imaging Calorimeter of PAMELA
          V. Bonvicini et al., presented at "33rd COSPAR Assembly", Warsaw, 19-23 July 2000,
          submitted to  Advances in Space Research.   (PDF )

Imaging Dark Matter with the Pamela  Experiment
          M. Boezio, M. Pearce for the PAMELA Collaboration, presented at Imaging 2000, Stockholm, 20 June -1 July 2000,
          Nuclear Instruments and Methods, A 471 (2001) 184-187     (PDF )

The PAMELA Experiment
            O. Adriani et al., Proc. of the 26th ICRC, Salt Lake City, 17-25 August, 1999, OG.4.2.04.   (PDF )

The Microstrip Silicon Magnetic Spectrometer of the PAMELA Experiment
            O. Adriani et al., Proc. of the 26th ICRC, Salt Lake City, 17-25 August, 1999, OG.4.2.10.   (PDF )

The PAMELA Transition Radiation Detector
            F. Cafagna et al., Proc. of the 26th ICRC, Salt Lake City, 17-25 August, 1999, OG.4.2.12.   (PDF )

A Silicon-Tungsten Imaging Calorimeter for PAMELA
           V. Bonvicini et al., Proc. of the 26th ICRC, Salt Lake City, 17-25 August, 1999, OG.4.2.33.   (PDF )

Status of the PAMELA experiment for the study of cosmic antimatter in space
           O. Adriani, et al., Proc.of the 25th International Cosmic Ray Conference , Durban, (1997), OG 10.2.9.   ( PDF )

The PAMELA  apparatus for the search of antimatter in cosmic rays
          A.Morselli, P.Picozza, Topics in Cosmic-Ray Astrophysics (Volume 230 in Horizons in World Physics) Editor: M.DuVernois  1999.ISBN 1-56072-658-X, pg.37. Nova Science Publisher  (PDF )

The magnetic spectrometer PAMELA for the study of cosmic antimatter in  space
          24th International Cosmic Ray Conference, OG 10.3.7, v.3, p.591, Roma,1995

Contribution of the Wizard experiment to the detection of exotic processes
         A.Morselli,  The dark side of the Universe , pg.267, Editors: R.Bernabei  & C.Tao, World Scientific, 1994.   (PDF )


PAMELA Proposal , July 1996  (PDF , PS )


thesis on PAMELA
 

Messa in orbita dell’apparato PAMELA e prime misure di raggi cosmici
           N. De Simone, Diploma thesis, Universita' degli Studi di Roma, Tor Vergata Italy (July 2007) ( PDF  )

La missione PAMELA: capacità osservative dell'apparato e primi risultati
           V. Di Felice, Diploma thesis, Universita' degli Studi di Roma, Tor Vergata Italy (Sept. 2006) ( PDF  )

Costruzione e taratura di un calorimetro vetro-piombo nell'ambito della missione spaziale PAMELA
           R. Ferrara, Diploma thesis, Universita' degli Studi, Bari, Italy (Marzo 2003) ( PDF  )

Il sistema di controllo e diacquisizione nell’esperimento PAMELA
           Maurizio Nagni,  Diploma thesis, Università degli Studi di Roma  "Tor Vergata", Italy (Settembre 2003) ( PDF  )

Algoritmo di riconoscimento e ricostruzione delle tracce nell'esperimento PAMELA
           D. Fedele,  Diploma thesis, Università degli Studi, Firenze, Italy (Lug. 2003) ( PDF , PS )

• Sviluppo dell'elettronica digitale per il sistema tracciante dello spettrometro PAMELA
         
S. Ricciarini,  Diploma thesis, Università degli Studi, Firenze, Italy (Apr. 2002) ( PDF )

Algoritmi di compressione per il rivelatore tracciante dello spettrometro PAMELA

           M. Badi,  Diploma thesis, Università degli Studi, Firenze, Italy (2001) ( PDF , PS )

L'elettronica di primo stadio del tracciatore al Silicio di PAMELA: sviluppo e prove su fascio
           M. Boscherini, Diploma thesis, Università degli Studi, Firenze, Italy (Apr. 1999)   (PDF , PS )

Identificazione di antiprotoni e positroni nell'esperimento PAMELA: prestazioni del calorimetro e del sistema dei tempi di volo
           L. Gradi, Diploma thesis, Università degli Studi, Firenze, Italy (Apr. 1999)  ( PDF , PS )

Prototipo del sistema tracciante per l'esperimento PAMELA su satellite: ottimizzazione del sistema e sue prestazioni
           E. Vannuccini, Diploma thesis, Università degli Studi, Firenze, Italy (1998) ( PDF )

PhD thesis on PAMELA

Development of tracking system acquisition electronics  and analysis of first data for the PAMELA experiment
           Sergio Ricciarini ,  PhD thesis, Università degli Studi, Firenze, Italy (Dic. 2005) ( PDF )
 
Origin and Propagation of Cosmic Rays 
           V. Zdravkovic ,  PhD thesis, Università degli Studi, Roma, Italy (Nov. 2004) ( PDF )

Simulation of silicon microstrip detectors for a cosmic ray experiment 
           S. Straulino ,  PhD thesis, Università degli Studi, Firenze, Italy (Mar. 2003) ( PDF )  

Studio delle prestazioni del TRD della missione spaziale PAMELA
           M. Ambriola,  PhD thesis, Università degli Studi, Bari, Italy (2001) ( PDF )
 



CAPRICE 98 recent publications:

High-energy deuteron measurement with the CAPRICE98 experiment  
Papini P, Piccardi S, Spillantini P, Vannuccini E, Ambriola M, Bellotti R, Cafagna F, Ciacio F, Circella M, De Marzo CN, Bartalucci S, Ricci M, Bergstrom D, Carlson P, Francke T, Hansen P, Mocchiutti E, Boezio M, Bonvicini V, Schiavon P, Vacchi A, Zampa N, Bravar U, Stochaj SJ, Casolino M, De Pascale MP, Morselli A, Picozza P, Sparvoli R, Hof M, Kremer J, Menn W, Simon M, Mitchell JW, Ormes JF, Stephens SA, Streitmatter RE, Suffert M
            The Astrophysical Journal 615 (2004) 259 (PDF)

Energy spectra of atmospheric muons measured with the CAPRICE98 balloon experiment 
M. Boezio, V. Bonvicini, P. Schiavon, A. Vacchi, N. Zampa, D. Bergstrom, P. Carlson, T. Francke, P. Hansen, E. Mocchiutti, M. Suffert, M. Hof, J. Kremer, W. Menn, M. Simon , M. Ambriola, R. Bellotti, F. Cafagna, F. Ciacio, M. Circella, C. N. De Marzo , P. Papini, S. Piccardi, P. Spillantini, E. Vannuccini , S. Bartalucci, M. Ricci, M. Casolino, M. P. De Pascale, A. Morselli, P. Picozza, R. Sparvoli , J. W. Mitchell, J. F. Ormes, S. A. Stephens, R. E. Streitmatter, U. Bravar, S. J. Stochaj
         Phys.Rev.D67, 072003, 2003, (PDF)

The Cosmic–Ray Proton and Helium Spectra measured with the CAPRICE98 balloon experiment 
M.Boezio, V.Bonvicini, P.Schiavon, A.Vacchi, N.Zampa, D.Bergstrom, P.Carlson, T.Francke, P.Hansen, E.Mocchiutti,  M.Suffert, M.Hof, J.Kremer, W.Menn, M.Simon, M.Ambriola, R.Bellotti, F.Cafagna, F.Ciacio, M.Circella, C.De Marzo, N.Finetti, P.Papini, S.Piccardi, P.Spillantini, E.Vannuccini, S.Bartalucci, M.Ricci, M.Casolino, M. P.De Pascale, A.Morselli, P.Picozza, R.Sparvoli
           Astropart.Phys. 19 (2003) 583-604, (PDF),   astro-ph/0212253

The Cosmic-Ray antiproton flux between 3 and 49 GeV
M.Boezio, V.Bonvicini, A.Schiavon, A.Vacchi, N.Zampa, D.Bergstrom, P.Carlson, T.Francke, S.Grinstein, M.Suffert, M.Hof, J.Kremer, W.Menn, M.Simon,S.A.Stephens, M.L.Ambriola, R.Bellotti, F.Cafagna, F.Ciacio, M.Circella,  C.De Marzo, N.Finetti, P.Papini, S.Piccardi, P.Spillantini, S.Bartalucci, M.Ricci,  M.Casolino, M.P.De Pascale, A.Morselli, P.Picozza, R.Sparvoli, J.Mitchell, J.Ormes, R.Streitmatter, U.Bravar and S.Stochaj
          Astrophysical Journal 561 (2001) 787  (PDF)   ,   astro-ph/0103513

First mass-resolved Measurement of High-Energy Cosmic-Ray Antiprotons
D. Bergstrom, M. Boezio, P. Carlson, T. Francke, S. Grinstein, F.Khalchukov, M.Suffert, M. Hof, J. Kremer, W. Menn, M. Simon, S. A. Stephens, M.L. Ambriola, R. Bellotti,
F. Cafagna, F. Ciacio, M. Circella, C. De Marzo, N. Finetti, P. Papini, S. Piccardi, P.Spillantini, S. Bartalucci, M. Ricci, M. Casolino, M.P. De Pascale, A.Morselli, P. Picozza,
R. Sparvoli, V. Bonvicini, P. Schiavon, A. Vacchi, N. Zampa, J.W. Mitchell, J.F. Ormes, R.E.Streitmatter, U. Bravar, and S.J. Stochaj
               ApJ Letters 534, L177, 2000, May 10  (PDF)

Performance of the CAPRICE98 balloon-borne gas-RICH detector
D.Bergstrom, M. Boezio, P.Carlson, T.Francke, S.Grinstein, N.Weber, M.Suffert, M.Hof, J.Kremer, W.Menn, M.Simon, S.Stephens, M.Abriola, R.Bellotti, F.Cafagna, M.Castellano, F.Ciacio, M.Circella, C.De Marzo, N.Finetti, P.Papini, S.Piccardi, P. Spillantini, S.Bartalucci, M.Ricci, V.Bidoli, M.Casolino, M. P. De Pascale, A.Morselli,  P.Picozza, R.Sparvoli,  G.Barbiellini,  P.Schiavon,  A. Vacchi,  N.Zampa, J.Mitchell, J.Ormes, R.E.Streitmatter, U.Bravar, S.Stochaj
               Nuclear Instruments and Methods, A 463 (2001)  161-174  ( PDF )

PhD thesis on CAPRICE 98

 Study of the deuterium spectrum in cosmic rays with the CAPRICE98 apparatus
           E. Vannuccini ,  PhD thesis, Università degli Studi, Firenze, Italy (Dic. 2001) ( PDF )


CAPRICE 94 recent publications:

The cosmic ray electron and positron spectra measured at 1 AU during solar minimum activity
         Astrophysical Journal, 532, 653, 2000.  (PDF)

Measurement of the flux of atmospheric muons with the CAPRICE94 apparatus
         Physical Review D, 62, 032007, 2000, hep- ex/ 0004014 11 Apr 2000 PDF

Measurements of ground level muons at two geomagnetic locations
         Physical Review Letters Volume 83, Number 21, 4241 (1999). (PDF)

The cosmic ray proton and helium spectra between 0.4 and 200 GV
              ApJ 518:457-472 , 10 June 1999.  PDF

New measurement of the flux of atmospheric muons
               Physical Review Letters, 82, 4757, 1999.  (PDF )

The Cosmic Ray Antiproton Flux Between 0.62 and 3.19 GeV Measured near Solar Minimum Activity
               Astrophysics Journal, Vol. 487, 415 , 1997   PS  or  PDF

The cosmic ray positron to electron ratio in the energy range  0.85 to 14 GeV
               Astronomy and Astrophysics 309 (1996) L15.  PS  or  PDF

The cosmic-ray antiproton flux between 0.62 and 3.19 GeV measuread near solar minimum  activity
                ApJ 487 (1997) 415. ( PDF )

The WiZard/CAPRICE Silicon-Tungsten Calorimeter
                Nuclear Instruments and Methods A370, 403, (1996).  ( PDF )
 
•  Performance of the  CAPRICE RICH detector during the 1994 ballon flight
                Nuclear Instruments and Methods A371, 169, (1996)  ( PDF )
 
 

Conferences

28th International Cosmic Ray Conference, Tsukuba,  Japan, 2003

Measurement of High Energy 3He in Cosmic Rays by the CAPRICE98 Balloon Experiment
               XXVIII International Cosmic Ray Conference, OG 1.1, 1809  Tsukuba,  Japan, 2003  ( PDF )

Composition of Cosmic Ray Particles in the Atmosphere as Measured by the CAPRICE98 Balloon Borne Apparatus
               XXVIII International Cosmic Ray Conference, HE 3.1, 1627  Tsukuba,  Japan, 2003  ( PDF )

Measurement of the Deuterium Flux in the Kinetic Energy Range 12-22 GeV/n with the CAPRICE98 Experiment
               XXVIII International Cosmic Ray Conference, OG 1.1, 1801  Tsukuba,  Japan, 2003  ( PDF )

High-energy deuteron measurement with the CAPRICE98 experiment

               SpacePart,  First International Conference on Particle and Fundamental Physics in Space
                     La Biodola, Isola d'Elba, Italy,May 14th - 19th, 2002  ( PDF )

27th International Cosmic Ray Conference, Hamburg 2001

A new measurement of muon spectra in the atmosphere
               27th ICRC,  HE 921,  Hamburg, 2001.  ( PDF )

High-Energy cosmic-ray antiprotons with the CAPRICE98 experiment
               27th ICRC,  OG 1695,  Hamburg, 2001.  ( PDF )

High-energy deuteron measurement with the CAPRICE98 experiment
               27th ICRC,  OG 1638,  Hamburg, 2001.  ( PDF )

A new measurement of the primary cosmic ray spectra
               27th ICRC,  OG 1634,  Hamburg, 2001.  ( PDF )

A balloon-borne experiment to measure the fluxes of cosmic-ray muons in the atmosphere
               27th ICRC,  OG 1634,  Hamburg, 2001.  ( PDF )


Primary Cosmic Ray and Muon Measurements with CAPRICE
               Europhysics Neutrino Oscillation Workshop 2000, Otranto (Italy), 9-16 Sept. 2000,  (PS )  or (PDF )

Measurements of Primary Cosmic-Ray Hydrogen and Helium by the WiZard  Collaboration
               "33rd COSPAR Assembly", Warsaw, 19-23 July 2000,  Advances in Space Research  27: (4) 755-760 2001  (PDF )

Measurements of Cosmic-Ray Electrons and Positrons by the WiZard/CAPRICE Collaboration
               "33rd COSPAR Assembly", Warsaw, 19-23 July 2000,  Advances in Space Research 27: (4) 669-674 2001  (PDF )

CAPRICE98: a Balloon-Borne-Magnetic Spectrometer Equipped with a Gas RICH and a Silicon Calorimeter to Study Cosmic Ray
                Nuclear Instruments and Methods, A 461 (2001) 269-271   ( PDF )

Balloon measurements of cosmic rays muons  in the atmosphere
                8th International Workshop on Neutrino Telescopes, Venice, 23-6 Feb. 1999,  (M. Baldo Ceolin editor), 1 (1999) 229.  ( PS ) , (PDF )

The WiZard Collaboration cosmic ray muon measurements in the atmosphere
                6th Topical Seminar on Neutrino and AstroParticle Physics, S. Miniato, 17-21 May 1999, Nucl. Phys. B (Proc. Suppl.) 85, (2000) 355.   ( PDF )
 

26th International Cosmic Ray Conference, Salt Lake City

•  CAPRICE98: A Balloon Borne Magnetic Spectrometer To Study Cosmic Ray At Different Atmospheric Depths
                26th ICRC, Salt Lake City, 17-25 August, 1999, OG 4.2.04. (PDF)

•  Observation Of Cosmic Ray Positrons With The CAPRICE98 Balloon-Borne Experiment
                 26th ICRC, Salt Lake City, 17-25 August, 1999, OG 1.1.16. (PDF )

A New Measurement of the Muon Component in the Atmosphere
                 26th ICRC, Salt Lake City, 17-25 August, 1999, HE 3.2.02. (PDF)

Performance of a silicon-tungsten imaging calorimeter during the CAPRICE 98 balloon flight
                 26th ICRC, Salt Lake City, 17-25 August, 1999, OG 4.1.13 (PDF )

A Gas Rich For Cosmic Ray Studies
                26th ICRC, Salt Lake City, 17-25 August, 1999, OG 4.1.21 (PDF)

A New Measurement of the Muon Charge Ratio at Small Atmospheric Depth,
                26th ICRC, Salt Lake City, 17 - 25 August, 1999, vol. 2, p. 84, HE.3.2.05.  (PDF )

Observation of Ground Level Muons at Two Geomagnetic Locations,
                26th ICRC, Salt Lake City, 17 - 25 August, 1999, vol. 2, p. 76, HE.3.2.03. (PDF )

A new measurement of the atmospheric proton and muon fluxes
                 26th ICRC, Salt Lake City, 17-25 August, 1999, HE 3.2.04. ( PDF )

25thInternational Cosmic Ray Conference, Durban

Measurement of the Positron and Electron Spectra with the CAPRICE Experiment
                25th ICRC,  Durban, 28 July - 6 August, 1997,  OG 7.1.5. PS   or PDF

The Antiproton Flux near Solar Minimum Measured with the CAPRICE Experiment
                25th ICRC,  Durban, 28 July - 6 August, 1997,   OG 7.1.4. PS    or  PDF

A Measurement of the mu+/mu- Ratio at the Top of the Atmosphere with the CAPRICE Experiment
                25th ICRC, Durban, 28 July - 6 August, 1997,  HE 3.1.1. PS     or   PDF

A Measurement of the Proton Spectrum at 1 AU near Solar Minimum with the CAPRICE Experiment
                25th ICRC, Durban, 28 July - 6 August, 1997,  OG 5.2.1. PS    or  PDF

A Gas-Rich Detector for Cosmic Ray Studies
                 25th ICRC, Durban, 28 July - 6 August, 1997, OG 10.1.1. PS   or  PDF
 

24thInternational Cosmic Ray Conference, Roma

            The WiZard/Caprice silicon-tungsten calorimeter
                 24th International Cosmic Ray Conference, OG 10.3.24, v.3, p.661, Roma,1995
 


Results from  other WiZard balloon flights :

MASS89
 

Measurement of the negative muon spectrum between 0.3 and 40 GeV/c in the atmosphere
 R.Bellotti,  F.Cafagna,  M.Circella,  G.De Cataldo, C.De Marzo, N.Giglietto, P.Spinelli,  R.L.Golden,  S.J.Stochaj, S.A.Stephens, W.Webber, M.P.De Pascale,  A.Morselli, P.Picozza, J.F.Ormes, R.E.Streitmatter,  F.M.Brancaccio,  P.Papini,  S.Piccardi, P.Spillantini,  G.Basini, F.Bongiorno, M.Ricci,  M.T.Brunetti, A.Codino, C.Grimani,  M. Menichelli, I.Salvatori
             Physics Review D, 53, (1996), 35.   ( PDF )

Negative pion and  muon fluxes in atmospheric cascades at a depht of 5 g/cm2
             Journal of Physics G: Nucl. Part. Phys. 22 (1996) 145-153.  ( PS )  or (PDF )

Observations of cosmic ray electrons and positrons using an imaging calorimeter
             Astrophysical Journal, 436, 769-775, 1994. ( PDF )

Absolute spectrum and charge ratio of cosmic rays muons in the energy region  from 0.2  to 100 GeV/c at 600 meters above sea level
             Journal of Geophysical Research 98, 3501, 1993. ( PDF )

Performance of a ballon-borne magnet spectrometer for cosmic ray studies
R.L.Golden, C.Grimani, R.Hull, B.L.Kimbell, R.Park, S.A.Stephens, S.Stochaj, W.R.Webber, G.Basini, E. Bonaviri, F.Massimo Brancaccio, M.Ricci, J.F.Ormes, E.S.Seo, R.E.Streitmatter,  F.Celletti,  P.Spillantini, A.Codino, M.Menichelli, I.Salvatori F.Bongiorno,  V.Bidoli, A.Buccheri, M.P.De Pascale, A.Morselli, P.Picozza
             Nuclear Instruments and Methods, A306,366,(1991)    ( PDF )

A fast, low power consumption read-out system for a space based calorimeter
             Nuclear Instruments and Methods, A276, 367, (1989).      (PS ) ,  (PDF )

Ground level observation of electrons, positrons and protons
             23th International Cosmic Ray Conference , SH 8.1.7, v.3 , p.773, Calgary, 1993     (PS ) ,  (PDF )

Cosmic ray muon spectrum in the atmosphere
             23th International Cosmic Ray Conference, HE 5.1.11, v.4 , p.503, Calgary, 1993      ( PS ) ,  (PDF )

Observation of Proton and Helium Spectra near solar maximum
              23th International Cosmic Ray Conference, OG 5.3.1, v.1, p.579, Calgary,1993  (PS ) ,  (PDF )

Cosmic Ray muon spectrum and charge ratio between 0.2 and 100 GeV at  600 meters above sea level
             22th International Cosmic Ray Conference , HE 4.1.5,  Dublin , 1991

Performance of a ballon-borne magnet spectrometer for cosmic ray studies
             22th International Cosmic Ray Conference , OG 10.2.11,  Dublin , 1991

Observations of cosmic ray electrons and positrons using an imaging calorimeter
             22th International Cosmic Ray Conference , OG 7.1.1,  Dublin , 1991

Negative muon spectrum at 5  g/cm 2
             Nuclear Instruments and Methods, A276, 367, (1989).      (PS ) ,  (PDF )
 

MASS91
 

Measurements of the absolute energy spectra of cosmic-ray positrons and electrons above 7 GeV
              Astronomy and Astrophysics,  392, 287-294 (2002)  ( PDF )

Measurements of cosmic ray antiproton from 3.7 to 19 GeV
             Astrophysics Journal, Vol. 467:L33-L36,1996  ( PDF )

Balloon Measurements of Cosmic Ray Muon Spectra in the Atmosphere along with those of primary protons and  Helium Nuclei over Mid-Latitude
               Phys. Rev. D, 60, 052002, 1999 PRD July 1999,  hep-ex/9905012 (PDF)

The Flux of Cosmic Ray Antiprotons from 3.7 to 24 GeV
               26th  International Cosmic Ray Conference, OG.1.1.21 ,  Salt Lake City , 1999  (PDF )

A Measurement of the Proton and Helium Components in the Atmosphere
               26th  International Cosmic Ray Conference, HE.3.6.18 ,  Salt Lake City , 1999   (PDF )

Momentum spectra of atmospheric pions, muons, electrons and positrons at ballon altitudes
             Journal of Physics G: Nucl. Part. Phys. 23 (1997) 1751   ( PS ), (PDF )

Atmospheric proton and deuterium energy spectra determination with the MASS2  experiment
              24th  International Cosmic Ray Conference, SH 8.1.14, v.4, p.1033, Roma,1995

Cosmic ray antiproton measurements in the 4-19 GeV energy range using the NMSU/WiZard-Matter Antimatter Superconducting Spectrometer 2 (MASS2)
              24th International Cosmic Ray Conference, OG 7.3.1, v.3, p.60, Roma,1995

Differential flux  measurement of atmospheric pion, muon, electron and positron energy spectra at balloon altitudes
              24th International Cosmic Ray Conference, SH 8.1.13, v.4, p.1029, Roma,1995

Atmospheric proton and deuterium energy spectra determination with the MASS2 experiment
              24th International Cosmic Ray Conference, SH 8.1.14, v.4, p.1033, Roma,1995

Ground level cosmic ray observations
              24th International Cosmic Ray Conference, SH 8.1.15, v.4, p.1037, Roma,1995

Measurement of Electron and Positron Energy Differential Fluxes with MASS2 Apparatus
              24th International Cosmic Ray Conference, OG 7.1.1, v.3, p.1, Roma,1995

Measurement of the cosmic ray muon spectrum and charge ratio in the atmosphere from ground level to balloon altitudes
              24th International Cosmic Ray Conference, HE 4.2.4, v.1, p.585, Roma,1995


•Ts93

Measurement of the positron to electron ratio in the cosmic rays above 5 GeV
            R.Golden et al. (Wizard-TS93 Coll.)    
              ApJ 457 (1996), L103 (PDF)

Study of the combined particle identification capability of a transition radiation detector and a silicon imaging calorimeter during the TS93 balloon flight
   Aversa et al. (Wizard-TS93 Coll.)   
              Astroparticle Physics 7 (1997) 219-230.   (PDF)

Identification of Cosmic Ray Electrons and Positrons by Neural Networks
 Aversa, F., Barbiellini, G., Basini, G., Bellotti, R., Bidoli, V., Bocciolini, M., Bravar, U., Boezio, M., Cafagna, F., Candusso, M., Casolino, M., Castellano, M., Circella, M., Colavita, A., De Cataldo, G., De Marzo, C., De Pascale, M.P., Finetti, N., Fratnik, F., Giglietto, N., Golden, R.L., Grimani, C., Hof, M., Marangelli, B., Brancaccio, F.M., Menn, W., Mitchell, J.W., Morselli, A., Papini, P., Perego, A., Piccardi, S., Picozza, P., Raino, A., Ricci, M., Schiavon, P., Simon, M., Sparvoli, R., Spillantini, P., Spinelli, P., Stephens, S.A., Stochaj, S.J., Streitmatter, R.E., Vacchi, A. and Zampa, N.
              Astroparticle Physics, Vol.5 (1996) pp. 111-117. ( PDF )

Use of neural network techniques to identify cosmic ray electrons and positrons during the 1993 balloon flight of the NMSU/Wizard-TS93 instrument
 R. Bellotti, M. Candusso, M. Casolino, M.Castellano, F. Aversa, G. Barbiellini, G. Basini, M. bocciolini, M. Boezio, F.M. Brancaccio, U. Bravar, F. Cafagna, M. Circella, A. Colavita, G. De Cataldo, C. de Marzo, M.P. de Pascale, N. Finetti, N. Giglietto, R.L. Golden, C. Grimani, M. Hof, B. Marangelli, W. Menn, J.W. Mitchell, A. Morselli, J.F. Ormes, P. Papini, A. Perego, S. Piccardi, P. Picozza, A. Rain˜, M. Ricci, P. Schiavon, M. Simon, R. Sparvoli, P. Spillantini, P. Spinelli, S.A. Stephens, S.J. Stochaj, R.E. Streitmatter, A. Vacchi, and N. Zampa,
              24th International Cosmic Ray Conference, 3, 730 , Roma, (1995).

WiZard Si-W imaging calorimeter: a preliminary study on its particle identification capability during a balloon flight in 1993
 F. Aversa, G. Barbiellini, M. Boezio, U. Bravar, A. Colavita, F. Fratnik, P. Schiavon, A. Vacchi, N. Zampa, V. Bidoli, M. Candusso, M. Casolino,  M.P. De Pascale, A. Morselli, P. Picozza, R. Sparvoli, M. Bocciolini, F. Celletti, N. Finetti, M. Grandi, P. Papini, A. Perego, S. Piccardi, P. Spillantini, G. Basini, F.M. Brancaccio, G. Mazzenga, M. Ricci, R. Bellotti, A.F. Cafagna, M. Castellano, M. Circella, C. De Marzo, G. De Cataldo, N. Giglietto, B. Marangelli, A. Raino, P. Spinelli, M.T. Brunetti, A. Codino, C. Grimani, M. Menichelli, M. Miozza, F. Bronzini, R.L. Golden, S.J. Stochaj, S.A. Stephens, J.W. Mitchell, J.F. Ormes, R.E. Streitmatter, M. Hof, W. Menn, and M. Simon.
              Nucl. Inst. and Meth., A360, (1995), 17.( PDF )

Optimization of a neural network for particle classification in a segmented calorimeter
              New Computing Techiques in Physics Research , pg. 583, editors: B.Denby, D.Perret-Gallix, World Scientific Publishing Co.,1995.

Neural Networks with Stochastic Preprocessing for Particle Recognition in Cosmic Ray Experiments
M. Candusso, M.Casolino, M. De Pascale, A. Morselli, P. Picozza, R. Sparvoli.
              Nuclear Instruments and Methods, A360, 371, 1995 ( PDF )

Observations of cosmic ray positrons during the 1993 flight of the NMSU/Wizard-TS93 Balloon-borne apparatus
              24th International Cosmic Ray Conference, (Rome), 3 , 9.

Silicon calorimeter for cosmic antimatter search
  M.Bocciolini, F.Celletti, M.Grandi, A.Perego, P. Spillantini,  G.Basini,  F.Bongiorno, F.Massimo Brancaccio, M.Ricci,  M.T.Brunetti, A.Codino,  M.Menichelli, M.Miozza, I.Salvatori,  V.Bidoli,
M.Candusso, M.Casolino,  C.De Fabritiis, M.P.De Pascale,   A.Morselli,  P.Picozza, A.Buccheri, A.Incicchitti, D.Prosperi, G.Barbiellini,  M.Boezio, F. Fratnik, P.Schiavon,  A. Vacchi, N.Zampa
             Nuclear Physics B 32 , 77, (1993).   ( PDF )

A Silicon imaging calorimeter prototype for antimatter search in space: experimental results
M.Bocciolini, F.Celletti, M.Grandi, A.Perego, P. Spillantini,  G.Basini,  F.Bongiorno, F.Massimo Brancaccio, M.Ricci,  M.T.Brunetti, A.Codino,  M.Menichelli, M.Miozza, I.Salvatori,  V.Bidoli, M.Candusso, M.Casolino,  C.De Fabritiis, M.P.De Pascale,   A.Morselli,  P.Picozza, A.Buccheri, A.Incicchitti, D.Prosperi, G.Barbiellini,  M.Boezio, F. Fratnik, P.Schiavon,  A. Vacchi, N.Zampa
              Nuclear Instruments and Methods , A333, 560, (1993)    ( PDF )

A high rejection transition radiation detector prototype to disting uish positrons from protons in a cosmic ray space laboratory
E. Barbarito, R. Bellotti, F. Cafagna, M. Calicchio, M. Castellano, G. De Cataldo, C. De Marzo, O. Erriquez, C. Favuzzi, P. Fusaco, N. Giglietto, R. Liuzzi, B. Marangelli, M. Mongelli, M. Perchiazzi, A. Raino, A. Sacchetti, and P. Spinelli, ,
              Nucl. Inst. and Meth., A313, 295, 1992

Performance of the Transitient Radiation Detector Flown on the NMSU/Wizard-TS93 Balloon-borne instrument
              24th International Cosmic Ray Conference, (Rome), 3 , 714.
A Transition Radiation Detector for positron identification in particle astrophysics experiments
              23th International Cosmic Ray Conference, (Calgary), 2, 635.

A silicon shower detector for cosmic antimatter search
              23th International Cosmic Ray Conference, (Calgary), 2, 508.   ( PS ) ,  (PDF ) • NINA Publications 
NINA:a silicon detector for cosmic-ray astrophysics

  Inner radiation belt source of helium and heavy hydrogen isotopes
A.A. Leonov, A.M. Galper, S.V. Koldashov, V.V. Mikhailov, M. Casolino, P. Picozza, R. Sparvoli
35th COSPAR 2004, Paris
In press Advances in Space Research (2006) (PDF)

   Isotope composition of  secondary hydrogen and helium  above the atmosphere
        Journal of Geophysical Research Letters, 108, A5, 1211, 2003  (PDF)

   Energy spectrum of secondary protons above the atmosphere measured by the instruments NINA and NINA-2
      Annales Geophysicae, 20, issue 10 (2002), 1693 (PDF)
   Geomagnetically trapped light isotopes observed with the detector NINA 
      Journal of Geophysical Research, 107, N. A8 (2002), 1-8 (PDF)

   The small satellite project NINA-MITA to study Galactic and Solar Cosmic Rays in low-altitude polar orbit
        Adv. Space Res. Vol. 31, No. 1,  351, 2003 (PDF)

   Light Isotope Abundances in Solar Energetic Particles measured by the Space Instrument NINA
      The Astrophysical Journal, 577:513–523, 2002   astro-ph/0106390 ,  (PDF)
   In-orbit performances of the space telescope NINA and GCR fluxes measurements
      astro-ph/0012286
      Astrophysical Journal Supplements, 132:365-375, 2001 (PDF )
   NINA: a silicon detector for cosmic-ray astrophysics
     Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A461 (2001) 275–277  (PDF)
   The space telescope  NINA: results of a beam test calibration
      Nuclear Instruments and Methods  A424, 414, (1999)  ( PDF)
•  Launch in orbit of the telescope NINA for cosmic ray observations: preliminary results
      Nucl. Phys. B (Proc. Suppl.), 85,   28 , 2000 (PDF)
•  Cosmic ray nuclei measurements in space  with NINA experiment
      A.Morselli, R.Sparvoli Topics in Cosmic-Ray Astrophysics (Volume 230 in Horizons in World Physics) Editor: M.DuVernois  1999.ISBN 1-56072-658-X, pg.3. Nova Science Publisher (PDF)
   Experiment NINA: investigation of low energy nuclear fluxes in the near-Earth space
       Astroparticle Physics 8, (1997), 109 ,   (PDF
   NINA: a lightweight silicon strip detector for cosmic ray research in space
      Space Telescope and Instruments, SPIE, 1995, v.2478/241

28th International Cosmic Ray Conference, Tsukuba,  Japan, 2003

Energy Spectra of Geomagnetically Trapped Light Isotopes Measured by NINA-2 Instrument

               XXVIII International Cosmic Ray Conference, SH 3.6, 4253  Tsukuba,  Japan, 2003.  ( PDF )

Light Isotope Abundances in Solar Energetic Particles Measured by the NINA-2 Instrument
               XXVIII International Cosmic Ray Conference, SH 1.2, 3249  Tsukuba,  Japan, 2003.  ( PDF )


27th International Cosmic Ray Conference, Hamburg 2001

Observations of geomagnetically trapped light isotopes by NINA
               27th ICRC,  HE 3975,  Hamburg, 2001.  ( PDF )

Light isotope abundances in SEPs measured by NINA
               27th ICRC,  HE 3104,  Hamburg, 2001.  ( PDF )

Launch in orbit of the NINA-2 apparatus aboard the satellite MITA
               27th ICRC,  OG 2314,  Hamburg, 2001.  ( PDF )
 

26th International Cosmic Ray Conference, Salt Lake City, Utah 1999

   Launch in orbit of NINA detector for cosmic ray nuclei study.
        26th International Cosmic Ray Conference, HE 3.2.02 ,  Salt Lake City , 1999  (pdf )
  Study of the nuclear component of November 1998 Solar Particle Events with NINA instrument.
        26th International Cosmic Ray Conference, SH.1.4.04 ,  Salt Lake City , 1999 (pdf )
  Observations of low energy Cosmic Rays with the detector NINA
        26th International Cosmic Ray Conference, SH 3.5.01 ,  Salt Lake City , 1999  (pdf )
 
   Continuation of the mission NINA: Nina-2 experiment on MITA satellite
        24th International Cosmic Ray Conference, OG OG 4.2.17 ,  Salt Lake City , 1999  ( PDF )

25th International Cosmic Ray Conference, Durban, 1997

   The telescope NINA to investigate nuclear fluxes in the near-earth space
      25th International Cosmic Ray Conference , SH 4.5.1, Vol.2, p.177, Durban , 1997
  Isotope discrimination with the experiment NINA
      25th International Cosmic Ray Conference , SH 4.5.3, Vol.2, p.181, Durban , 1997



thesis on NINA 

   Investigation of low energy cosmic rays with NINA  missions at low Earth orbit
        Alessandro Iannucci,  PhD thesis, Università degli Studi di Roma "Tor Vergata", Italy (Dicempre 2002)  ( pdf   )

   Identificazione isotopica nei raggi cosmici con l'esperimento NINA su satellite
        S. Straulino,  Diploma thesis, Università degli Studi di Firenze, Italy (1999)  ( pdf  , ps )


SilEye Publications:

The ALTEA/ALTEINO projects: studying functional effects of microgravity and cosmic radiation
  Narici A, Belli F, Bidoli V, Casolino M, De Pascale MP, Di Fino L, Furano G, Modena I, Morselli A, Picozza P, Reali E, Rinaldi A, Ruggieri D, Sparvoli R, Zaconte V, Sannita WG, Carozzo S, Licoccia S, Romagnoli P, Traversa E, Cotronei V, Vazquez M, Miller J, Salnitskii VP, Shevchenko OI, Petrov VP, Trukhanov KA, Galper A, Khodarovich A, Korotkov MG, Popov A, Vavilov N, Avdeev S, Boezio M, Bonvicini W, Vacchi A, Zampa N, Mazzenga G, Ricci M, Spillantini P, Castellini G, Vittori R, Carlson P, Fuglesang C, Schardt D
             ADVANCES IN SPACE RESEARCH 33 (8): 1352-1357 2004  ( PDF )

Dual origins of light flashes seen in space
  M. Casolino, V. Bidoli, A. Morselli, L. Narici, M. P. De Pascale, P. Picozza, E. Reali, R.  Sparvoli, G. Mazzenga, M. Ricci, P. Spillantini, M. Boezio, W. Bonvicini, A. Vacchi, N. Zampa, G. Castellini, W.G. Sannita, P. Carlson, A. Galper,  M. Korotkov, A. Popov, N. Vavilov, S. Avdeev, C. Fuglesang
              NATURE 422,  680, 2003  ( PDF )

ALTEA: anomalous long term effects in astronauts. A probe on the influence of cosmic radiation and microgravity on the central nervous system during long flights
  L. Narici, V. Bidoli, M. Casolino,   M. P. De Pascale, G.Furano, A. Morselli,   P. Picozza, E. Reali, R.  Sparvoli,  S. Licoccla, P. Romagnoli, E. Traversa, W.G. Sannita, A. Loizzo, A. Galper, A. Khodarovich, M. Korotkov,  A. Popov, N. Vavilov, S. Avdeev, V. Salnitskii, O. Shevchenko, V.Petrov, K. Trukhanov,  M. Boezio, W. Bonvicini, A. Vacchi, N. Zampa, R. Battiston, G. Mazzenga, M. Ricci, P. Spillantini,  G. Castellini, P. Carlson,  C.Fuglesang
              Adv. Space Res. Vol. 31, No. 1,  141, 2003  ( PDF )

Study of the radiation environment on MIR space station with SILEYE-2 experiment
  L. Narici, V. Bidoli, M. Casolino,   M. P. De Pascale, G.Furano, A. Morselli,   P. Picozza, E. Reali, R.  Sparvoli,  S. Licoccla, P. Romagnoli, E. Traversa, W.G. Sannita, A. Loizzo, A. Galper, A. Khodarovich, M. Korotkov,  A. Popov, N. Vavilov, S. Avdeev, V. Salnitskii, O. Shevchenko, V.Petrov, K. Trukhanov,  M. Boezio, W. Bonvicini, A. Vacchi, N. Zampa, R. Battiston, G. Mazzenga, M. Ricci, P. Spillantini,  G. Castellini, P. Carlson,  C.Fuglesang
             Adv. Space Res. Vol. 31, No. 1,  135, 2003  ( PDF )

The Sileye-3/Alteino Experiment for the study of light flashes, Radiation Environment and Astronaut Brain Activity on board the International Space Station
   V.Bidoli, M.Casolino, M.P.De Pascale, G.Furano, M.Minori, A.Morselli, L.Narici, P.Picozza, E.Reali, R.Sparvoli, C.Fuglesang, W.Sannita, P.Carlson, G.Castellini, A.Galper, M.Korotkok, A.Popov, N.Vavilov,  S.Avdeev, V.Benghin, V.Salnitskii, O.Shevchenko, M.Boezio, W.Bonvicini,  A.Vacchi, G.Zampa, N.Zampa, G.Mazzenga,  M.Ricci, P.Spillantini, R.Vittori
             J.Radiat.Res.,Suppl.,S47-S52 (2002)   ( PDF )

The  Sileye-3/Alteino experiment on board the International Space Station
M.Casolino, V.Bidoli,  G.Furano, M.Minori,   A.Morselli, L.Narici, P.Picozza, E.Reali, R.Sparvoli, C.Fuglesang, W.Sannita, P.Carlson, G.Castellini,
M.Tesi, A.Galper,  M.Korotkov, A.Popov, N.Vavilov, S.Avdeev,  V.Benghin, V.P.Salnitskii, O.I.Shevchenko, V.P.Petrov, K.A.Trukhanov, M.Boezio, W.Bonvicini, A.Vacchi, G.Zampa, N.Zampa, G.Mazzenga, M.Ricci, P.Spillantini
               Nuclear Physics B     113B  (2002) 71-78  ( PDF )

Eye light flashes on the Mir Space Station
S. Avdeev, V. Bidoli, M. Boezio, W. Bonvicini, P. Carlson, M. Casolino, G. Castellini, E. DeGrandis, C. Fuglesang, G. Furano, A. Galper, A. Khodarovich, G. Mazzenga, A. Morselli, L. Narici, Yu.Ozerov, M. P. De Pascale, P. Picozza, A. Popov, E. Reali, M. Ricci, W.G. Sannita, R. Sparvoli, P.Spillantini, A. Vacchi, N. Vavilov and N. Zampa
            Acta Astronautica May 2002, vol 50/8 pp 511-525  ( PDF )

The ALTEA facility on the International Space Station
Narici L, Bidoli V, Casolino A, De Pascale MP, Furano G, Modena I, Morselli A, Picozza P, Reali E, Sparvoli R, Licoccia S, Romagnoli P, Traversa E, Sannita WG, Loizzo A, Galper A, Khodarovich A, Korotkov MG, Popov A, Vavilov N, Avdeev S, Salnitskii VP, Shevchenko OI, Petrov VP, Trukhanov KA, Boezio M, Bonvicini W, Vacchi A, Zampa N, Battiston R, Mazzenga G, Ricci M, Spillantini P, Castellini G, Carlson P, Fuglesang C
               PHYSICA MEDICA  17: 255-257, Suppl. 1 2001.  ( PDF )

Synthesis and Characterization of Novel Ionoconductor Gels for Biomedical Applications in Space
Paola Romagnoli, Maria Luisa Di Vona, Livio Narici, Walter G. Sannita, Enrico Traversa,  and Silvia Licoccia
               Journal of The Electrochemical Society, 148 (12) J63-J66 (2001)  ( PDF )

In-flight performances of SilEye-2 Experiment and cosmic ray abundances inside space station MIR .
V.Bidoli, M.Casolino, E.De Grandis, M.P.De Pascale, G.Furano, A.Morselli, L.Narici, P.Picozza, E.Reali, R.Sparvoli, A.Galper, A.Khodarovich, M.Korotkov, A.Popov, N.Vavilov, G.Mazzenga, M.Ricci, G.Castellini, S.Avdeev, M.Boezio, W.Bonvicini, A.Vacchi, N.Zampa, P.Papini, P.Spillantini, P.Carlson and C.Fuglesang
             Journal of Physics G:  Nuclear and Particle Physics 27  (2001) 2051-2064  (PDF )

Determining the Characteristics of Cosmic-Radiation Nuclei in the Sileye Experiment on Board the Mir Orbital Station
V.Bidoli, M.Casolino, G.Furano, L.Narici, A.Morselli, M.De Pascale, P.Picozza, E.Reali, R.Sparvoli, W.Sannita, A.Galper, N.Vavilov, M.Korotkov, A.Popov, Y.Ozerov, A.Khodarovich, S.Avdeev,W.Bonvicini, A.Vacchi, N.Zampa, G.Mazzenga, M.Ricci, P.Spillantini, G.Castellini, M.Boezio, P.Carlson, C.Fuglesang
             Instruments and Experimental Techniques   Volume: 44, Issue: 5, 2001 09/10, pp. 623-625  (PDF )

Study of cosmic rays and light flashes on board space station MIR: The SilEye Experiment
V.Bidoli, M.Casolino, M.P.De Pascale, G.Furano, A.Morselli, L.Narici, P.Picozza, E.Reali, R.Sparvoli, A.Galper, Yu.Ozerov, A.Popov, N.Vavilov,  A.Alexandrov, S.Avdeev, V.Shsbelnikov, G.Barbellini, W.Bonvicini, M.Boezio, P.Spillantini, A.Vacchi, N.Zampa, G.Mazzenga, M.Ricci, M.Boezio, P.Carlson, C.Fuglesang,   G.Castellini,  W.Sannita
             Advances in Space Research,  vol. 25, n.10, pg.2075-2079, 2000 (PDF)

The SilEye apparatus for the study of Cosmic ray on the MIR Space Station
 
A.Morselli, P.Picozza
             Topics in Cosmic-Ray Astrophysics (Volume 230 in Horizons in World Physics) Editor: M.DuVernois  1999.ISBN 1-56072-658-X, pg.25. Nova Science Publisher   (PDF)

Experiments for Light Flash Observation in Space
A.Morselli
             Il Nuovo Cimento, 112 A, 95, 1999   (PDF)

Experimental beam test of the SilEye2 apparatus
V.Bidoli, M. Casolino, M. De Pascale, G.Furano, S.Giuntoli,  A.Morselli, P.Picozza, E.Reali, R.Sparvoli, A.Galper, Yu.Ozerov, A.Popov, V.Zemskov, V.Zverev,  A.Alexandrov, S.Avdeev, V.Shsbelnikov,  M.Boezio, P.Carlson, C.Fuglesang,  G.Barbellini, W.Bonvicini,  A.Vacchi, N.Zampa, G.Mazzenga, M. Ricci, P.Spillantini
             Nuclear Instruments and Methods  A399, 477, (1997)   (PDF)

Conferences

28th International Cosmic Ray Conference, Tsukuba,  Japan, 2003
Relative nuclear abundances measurements inside Mir and ISS with Sileye-2 and Sileye-3 experiments
               XXVIII International Cosmic Ray Conference, SH 3.6, 4245  Tsukuba,  Japan, 2003.  ( PDF )

Light flashes observations on board Mir and ISS with Sileye experiments
               XXVIII International Cosmic Ray Conference, SH 3.6, 4161,  Tsukuba,  Japan, 2003.  ( PDF )

27th International Cosmic Ray Conference, Hamburg 2001

The SilEye nuclei cosmic ray and eye light flash experiment onboard the Mir space station
               27th ICRC,  HE 1745,  Hamburg, 2001.  ( PDF )

Cosmic ray measurements on board space station MIR with SILEYE-2 experiment
               27th ICRC,  SH 4011,  Hamburg, 2001.  ( PDF )

ALTEA: Visual perception studies on astronauts on board the ISS
               27th ICRC,  OG 2322,  Hamburg, 2001.  ( PDF )

26th International Cosmic Ray Conference, Salt Lake City, Utah 1999

Measurement of Nuclear Mass Distribution of Primary and Recoil Heavy Ions inside MIR Space Station with SilEye Silicon Detector
            26th International Cosmic Ray Conference, OG 4.2.13 ,  Salt Lake City , 1999  (PDF)

25th International Cosmic Ray Conference, Durban, 1997

Cosmic Ray Studies on the MIR Space Station: The experiment SilEye
            25th International Cosmic Ray Conference , OG 10.2.8, Vol.5, p.45 , Durban , 1997  (PDF)

SilEye on Mir - first active detector for the study of Light Flashes in space.
             Sixth European Symposium on Life Sciences Research in Space, Trondheim, Norvay,16-20 June 1996, ESA SP-390, 159.




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