KOPRI Repository

Installation of Neutron Monitor at the Jang Bogo Station in Antarctica

Cited 0 time in wos
Cited 6 time in scopus
Metadata Downloads
Installation of Neutron Monitor at the Jang Bogo Station in Antarctica
Other Titles
남극 장보고과학기지에 중성자모니터 설치
Jongil Jung
Jongdae Sohn
Lee, Changsup
Kim, Jeong-Han
Jee, Geonhwa
Roger Pyle
Paul Evenson
Yu Yi
Suyeon Oh
Antarctica; Cosmic Rays; Jang Bogo Station; Neutron Monitor
Issue Date
Jongil Jung, et al. 2016. "Installation of Neutron Monitor at the Jang Bogo Station in Antarctica". Journal of Astronomy and Space Sciences, 33(4): 345-348.
In December 2015, we have installed neutron monitor at the Jang Bogo station in Antarctica. The Jang Bogo station is the second science station which is located at the coast (74° 37.4 ?S, 164° 13.7 ?E) of Terra Nova Bay in Northern Victoria Land of Antarctica. A neutron monitor is an instrument to detect neutrons from secondary cosmic rays collided by the atmosphere. The installation of neutron monitor at Jang Bogo station is a part of transferred mission for neutron monitor at McMurdo station of USA. Among 18 tubes of 18-NM64 neutron monitor, we have completed relocation of 6 tubes and the rest will be transferred in December 2017. Currently, comparison of data from both neutron monitors is under way and there is a good agreement between the data. The neutron monitor at Jang Bogo station will be quite useful to study the space weather when the installation is completed.
Files in This Item
General Conditions
      ROMEO Green
    Can archive pre-print and post-print or publisher's version/PDF
      ROMEO Blue
    Can archive post-print (ie final draft post-refereeing) or publisher's version/PDF
      ROMEO Yellow
    Can archive pre-print (ie pre-refereeing)
      ROMEO White
    Archiving not formally supported

    Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.