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Milagro Papers




Milagro Author List


Journal Articles


Milagro Observations of Potential TeV Emitters
A. A. Abdo et al.
Astroparticle Physics Journal Volume 57 (2014) p. 16-25.


The Study of TeV Variability and the Duty Cycle of Mrk 421 from 3 yr of Observations with the Milagro Observatory
A. A. Abdo et al.
Astrophysical Journal 782 (2014) Issue 2, article id. 110, 8 pp.


Spectrum and Morphology of the Two Brightest Milagro Sources in the Cygnus Region: MGRO J2019+37 and MGRO J2031+41
A. A. Abdo et al.
Astrophysical Journal 753 (2012) Issue 2, article id. 159, 8 pp.


Observation and Spectral Measurements of the Crab Nebula with Milagro
A. A. Abdo et al.
Astrophysical Journal 750 (2012) Issue 1, article id. 63, 9 pp.


Milagro Observations of Multi-TeV Emission from Galactic Sources in the Fermi Bright Source List
A. A. Abdo et al.
Astrophysical Journal Letters 700 (2009) L127-L131


The Large Scale Cosmic-Ray Anisotropy as Observed with Milagro
A. A. Abdo et al.
Astrophysical Journal 698 (2009) 2121-2130


Discovery of Localized Regions of Excess 10-TeV Cosmic Rays
A. A. Abdo et al.
Physical Review Letters 101 (2008) 221101


A Measurement of the Spatial Distribution of Diffuse TeV Gamma Ray Emission from the Galactic Plane with Milagro
A. A. Abdo et al.
Astrophysical Journal 688 (2008) 1078-1083


Milagro Constraints on Very High Energy Emission from Short-Duration Gamma-Ray Bursts
A. A. Abdo et al.
Astrophysical Journal 666 (2007) 361-367


TeV Gamma-Ray Sources from a Survey of the Galactic Plane with Milagro
A. A. Abdo et al.
Astrophysical Journal Letters 664 (2007) L91-L94


Discovery of TeV Gamma-Ray Emission from the Cygnus Region of the Galaxy
A. A. Abdo et al.
Astrophysical Journal Letters 658 (2007) L33-L36


Evidence for TeV Gamma-Ray Emission from a Region of the Galactic Plane
R. Atkins et al.
Physical Review Letters 95 (2005) 251103


Constraints on Very High Energy Gamma-Ray Emission from Gamma-Ray Bursts
R. Atkins et al.
Astrophysical Journal 630 (2005) 996-1002


Search for very high energy gamma rays from WIMP annihilations near the Sun with the Milagro Detector
R. Atkins et al.
Physical Review D 70 (2004) 083516


TeV Gamma-Ray Survey of the Northern Hemisphere Sky Using the Milagro Observatory
R. Atkins et al.
Astrophysical Journal 608 (2004) 680-685


Limits on Very High Energy Emission from Gamma-Ray Bursts with the Milagro Observatory
R. Atkins et al.
Astrophysical Journal Letters 604 (2004) L25-L28


Observation of TeV Gamma Rays from the Crab Nebula with Milagro Using a New Background Rejection Technique
R. Atkins et al.
Astrophysical Journal 595 (2003) 803-811


Observation of GeV Solar Energetic Particles from the 1997 November 6 Event Using Milagrito
A. Falcone et al.
Astrophysical Journal 588 (2003) 557-565


The High-Energy Gamma-Ray Fluence and Energy Spectrum of GRB 970417a from Observations with Milagrito
R. Atkins et al.
Astrophysical Journal 583 (2003) 824-832


A Survey of the Northern Sky for TeV Point Sources
K. Wang et al.
Astrophysical Journal 558 (2001) 477-481


Milagrito, a TeV air-shower array
R. Atkins et al.
Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A 449 (2000) 478-499


Evidence for TeV Emission from GRB 970417a
R. Atkins et al.
Astrophysical Journal Letters 533 (2000) L119-L122


TeV Observations of Markarian 501 with the Milagrito Water Cherenkov Detector
R. Atkins et al.
Astrophysical Journal Letters 525 (1999) L25-L28





Ph.D. Theses


Understanding Nature's Particle Accelerators Using High Energy Gamma-Ray Instruments
Anushka Udara Abeysekara
Michigan State University (2014)


Physics from the Very-High Energy Cosmic-Ray Shadows of the Moon and Sun with Milagro
Grant E. Christopher
New York University (2011)


Measurements of the 2001 April 15 and 2005 January 20 Ground-Level Enhancements by the Milagro Water Cerenkov Detector
Trevor Morgan
University of New Hampshire (2010)


Observation of the Large Scale Cosmic-Ray Anisotropy at TeV Energies with the Milagro Detector
Brian E. Kolterman
New York University (2008)


A Search for Bursts of Very High Energy Gamma Rays with Milagro
Vlasios Vasileiou
University of Maryland, College Park (2008)


A Survey of EGRET Sources Using the Milagro Observatory
Chuan Chen
University of California, Irvine (2008)


TeV Energy Spectra of the Crab Nebula, Mrk 421 and the Cygnus Region of the Milky Way
Branden Thomas Allen
University of California, Irvine (2007)


Discovery of Localized TeV Gamma-Ray Sources and Diffuse TeV Gamma-Ray Emission from the Galactic Plane with Milagro Using a New Background Rejection Technique
Aous Ahmad Abdo
Michigan State University (2007)


A Search for Short Duration Very High Energy Emission from Gamma-Ray Bursts
David Noyes
University of Maryland, College Park (2005)


A Search for TeV Emission from Active Galaxies using the Milagro Observatory
Elizabeth A. Hays
University of Maryland, College Park (2004)


Search for Relic Neutralinos with Milagro
Lazar Fleysher
New York University (2003)


Search for Gamma Ray Emission from Galactic Plane with Milagro
Roman Fleysher
New York University (2003)


A Study of TeV Emission from the Crab Nebula and Selected AGN Using the Milagro Gamma-Ray Observatory
Wystan Benbow
University of California, Santa Cruz (2002)


A Search for TeV Gamma-Ray Burst Emission with the Milagro Observatory
Miguel F. Morales
University of California, Santa Cruz (2002)


A Search of the Northern Sky for Short Bursts of TeV Emission Using the Milagrito Detector
Joseph F. McCullough
University of California, Santa Cruz (2001)


Observation and Study of GeV Solar Energetic Particles Using the MIlagrito Extensive Air Shower Detector
Abraham Falcone
University of New Hampshire (2001)


Study of the Shadow of the Moon in Very High Energy Cosmic Rays with the Milagrito Water Cherenkov Detector
Morgan O'Hagan Wascko
University of California, Riverside (2001)


An All-sky Search for VHE Gamma-Ray Sources With The Milagrito Water Cerenkov Telescope
Kelin Wang
University of California, Riverside (2001)


Search for a TeV Component of Gamma-Ray Bursts Using the Milagrito Detector
Maria Isabel R. Leonor
University of California, Irvine (2000)


Search for High-Energy Emission from Gamma-Ray Bursts with a Large Water Cerenkov Detector
Tom Yang
University of California, Santa Cruz (1998)





Conference Papers


Proceedings of the 31st ICRC, July 7 - July 15, 2009, Lodz, Poland

Search for GeV-TeV emission from GRB 080319B using the Milagro Observatory
T. Aune & P. M. Saz Parkinson



A Search for GeV-TeV Emission from GRBs Using the Milagro Detector
Taylor Aune
Proceedings of the Sixth Huntsville Gamma-Ray Burst Symposium
October 20-23, 2008, Huntsville, Alabama

A search for GeV-TeV emission from GRBs Using the Milagro detector
P. M. Saz Parkinson
Science with the New Generation of High Energy Gamma-Ray Experiments
The Sixth Edition: Bridging the Gap between GeV and TeV
October 8-10, 2008, Padova, Italy

A search for GeV-TeV emission from GRBs with the Milagro detector
P. M. Saz Parkinson
Proceedings of Gamma-Ray Bursts 2007
November 5-9, 2007, Santa Fe, New Mexico

Proceedings of the 30th ICRC, July 3 - July 11, 2007, Merida, Yucatan, Mexico

Search for 1-100 GeV Emission from Gamma-Ray Bursts Using Milagro
T. Aune

A Search for Prompt Very High Energy Emission from Satellite-detected Gamma- ray Bursts using Milagro
P. M. Saz Parkinson & B. L. Dingus



Search for Very High Energy Emission from Gamma-Ray Bursts using Milagro
P. M. Saz Parkinson
Proceedings of the First International GLAST Symposium
February 5-8, 2007, Stanford, California

Search for GeV Emission from Gamma-Ray Bursts Using Milagro Scaler Data
D. A. Williams
Proceedings of the First International GLAST Symposium
February 5-8, 2007, Stanford, California

Study of Galactic Gamma Ray Sources with Milagro
Jordan A. Goodman
Proceedings of the Second Workshop on TeV Particle Astrophysics
August 28-31, 2006, Madison, Wisconsin

Measurement of the Crab Spectrum with Milagro
B. T. Allen and G. B. Yodh
Proceedings of the Second Workshop on TeV Particle Astrophysics
August 28-31, 2006, Madison, Wisconsin

Detection of TeV Gamma-Ray Emission from the Cygnus Region of the Galaxy with Milagro Using a New Background Rejection Technique
A. A. Abdo
Proceedings of the Calorimetry in High Energy Physics: XII International Conference
June 5-9, 2006, Chicago, Illinois

Milagro Search for VHE Emission from GRBs in the Swift Era
P. M. Saz Parkinson
Proceedings of Swift and GRBs: Unveiling the Relativistic Universe
June 5-9, 2006, Venice, Italy

Surveying The TeV Sky With Milagro
G. P. Walker
Proceedings of Conference on the Intersections of Particle and Nuclear Physics (CIPANP 2006)
May 30-June 3, 2006, Rio Grande, Puerto Rico

Surveying the TeV Sky with Milagro
Sabrina Casanova
Proceedings of Vulcano Workshop 2006: Frontier Objects in Astrophysics and Particle Physics
May 22-27, 2006, Vulcano, Italy

Milagro Search for Very High Energy Emission from Gamma-Ray Bursts in the Swift Era
P. M. Saz Parkinson
Proceedings of the 2005 Gamma Ray Bursts in the Swift Era Symposium
November 29 - December 2, 2005, Washington, D.C.

Surveying the TeV Sky with Milagro
C. P. Lansdell
Proceedings of the Particles and Nuclei International Conference (PANIC05)
October 24-28, 2005, Santa Fe, New Mexico


Proceedings of the 29th ICRC, August 3-August 10, 2005, Pune, India

TeV Observations of EGRET Unidentified Sources
Brenda L. Dingus

Search for TeV Emission from Galaxy Clusters
Brenda L. Dingus

A Search for Short Duration VHE Emission from GRBs with Milagro
David Noyes

Ground-level Events Measured with Milagro
J. M. Ryan et al.

The Forbush Decreases of October-November 2003 as Measured with Milagro
J. M. Ryan et al.

Search Very High Energy Emission from Satellite-triggered GRBs with the Milagro Observatory
P. M. Saz Parkinson

Detection of Diffuse Gamma-Ray Emission from the Cygnus Region with the Milagro Gamma-Ray Observatory
A. J. Smith



Recent results from the Milagro TeV gamma-ray observatory
P. M. Saz Parkinson
Proceedings of the Rencontres de Moriond, Very High Energy Phenomena in the Universe
March 12-19, 2005, La Thuile, Italy

Detection of TeV Gamma-Rays from extended sources with Milagro
P. M. Saz Parkinson
Proceedings of the 22nd Texas Symposium on Relativistic Astrophysics
December 13-17, 2004, Stanford, California

Astrophysics with Milagro
A. J. Smith
Proceedings of the 2nd International Symposium on High Energy Gamma-Ray Astronomy
July 26-30, 2004, Heidelberg, Germany

Search for relic neutralinos with Milagro
Lazar Fleysher
Proceedings of the 2nd International Symposium on High Energy Gamma-Ray Astronomy
July 26-30, 2004, Heidelberg, Germany

Discovery of Diffuse TeV Gamma Ray Emission from the Galactic Plane using Milagro Detector
Roman Fleysher
Proceedings of the 2nd International Symposium on High Energy Gamma-Ray Astronomy
July 26-30, 2004, Heidelberg, Germany

Search for VHE emission from GRB with Milagro
P. M. Saz Parkinson
Proceedings of the 2nd International Symposium on High Energy Gamma-Ray Astronomy
July 26-30, 2004, Heidelberg, Germany

Studies of Nearby Blazars with Milagro
D. A. Williams
Proceedings of the 2nd International Symposium on High Energy Gamma-Ray Astronomy
July 26-30, 2004, Heidelberg, Germany

Milagro--A TeV Observatory for Gamma Ray Bursts
B. L. Dingus
Proceedings of Gamma Ray Burst Symposium
September 8-12, 2003, Santa Fe, New Mexico

Limits on Very High Energy Emission from Gamma-Ray Bursts with the Milagro Observatory
Miguel F. Morales
Proceedings of Gamma Ray Burst Symposium
September 8-12, 2003, Santa Fe, New Mexico

Results from the Milagro Gamma-Ray Observatory
E. Blaufuss
Proceedings of TAUP 2003, the 8th International Workshop on Topics in Astroparticle and Underground Physics
September 5-9, 2003, Seattle, Washington

Proceedings of the 28th ICRC, July 31-August 7, 2003, Tsukuba, Japan

Preliminary Evidence for TeV Gamma Ray Emission from the Galactic Plane using the Milagro Detector
Roman Fleysher

Monitoring the Northern Sky for Sources of TeV Gamma Rays
Gus Sinnis

The Array of Atmospheric Cherenkov Telescopes At Milagro To Study Cosmic Ray Composition
Robert Atkins et al.

Search for Relic neutralinos with Milagro
Lazar Fleysher

The Cosmic Ray Shadows of the Moon and the Sun Detected by the Milagro Gamma Ray Observatory
Xianwu Xu



Results from the Milagro Gamma-Ray Observatory
E. Blaufuss
Proceedings of the 2nd VERITAS Symposium on TeV Astrophysics of Extragalactic Sources
April 24-26, 2003, Chicago, Illinois

VHE Observations of GRB with Milagro
J. E. McEnery
Proceedings of Gamma-Ray Burst and Afterglow Astronomy
November 5-9, 2001, Woods Hole, Massachusetts

Discovery Mode Search Techniques For Gamma-Ray Telescopes
Miguel F. Morales
Proceedings of Gamma-Ray Burst and Afterglow Astronomy
November 5-9, 2001, Woods Hole, Massachusetts

Rapid Notification of TeV Transients with the Milagro Telescope
Miguel F. Morales
Proceedings of Gamma-Ray Burst and Afterglow Astronomy
November 5-9, 2001, Woods Hole, Massachusetts


Proceedings of the 27th ICRC, August 7-15, 2001, Hamburg, Germany

A Search for TeV Gamma-Ray Emission from Selected AGN Using Milagro
Wystan Benbow

Search for Diffuse TeV Gamma-Ray Emission from the Galactic Plane, using the Milagro Gamma-Ray Telescope
R. Fleysher

The Cosmic Ray Moon Shadow Seen by Milagrito
F. Samuelson

Background Rejection in the Milagro Gamma Ray Observatory
C. Sinnis

A Search for Bursts of TeV Gamma Rays with Milagro
A. J. Smith

Status of the Milagro Gamma Ray Observatory
G. Sullivan

Single Hadrons in Milagro and the Spectrum of Cosmic Ray Protons
Gaurang B. Yodh



Gamma Ray Astronomy with Air Shower Arrays
A. I. Mincer
Proceedings of the Gamma-Ray Astrophysics 2001 Symposium
April 4-6, 2001, Baltimore, Maryland

Milagro's Sensitivity to GRBs
Elizabeth Hays and David Noyes
Proceedings of the Gamma-Ray Astrophysics 2001 Symposium
April 4-6, 2001, Baltimore, Maryland

Detection of the 6 November 1997 Ground Level Event by Milagrito
Abe D. Falcone
Proceedings of ACE2000: Acceleration and Transport of Energetic Particles Observed in the Heliosphere
AIP Conference Proceedings 528, 189

Evidence for TeV emission from GRB970417a
J. E. McEnery et al.
Proceedings of the 5th Huntsville Gamma-Ray Burst Symposium
October 18-22, 1999, Huntsville, Alabama

Detection of 6 November 1997 Ground Level Event by Milagrito
A. D. Falcone
Proceedings of the 5th Compton Symposium
September 15-17, 1999, Portsmouth, New Hampshire

Milagro: A TeV Gamma-Ray Monitor of the Northern Hemisphere Sky
B. L. Dingus et al.
Proceedings of the 5th Compton Symposium
September 15-17, 1999, Portsmouth, New Hampshire

Gamma Hadron Separation in Milagro
Gaurang B. Yodh
Proceedings of the GeV--TeV Gamma-Ray Astrophysics Workshop:
Towards a Major Atmospheric Cerenkov Telescope VI, August 13-16, 1999, Snowbird, Utah

First Results of a Study of TeV emission of GRBs in Milagrito
J. E. McEnery et al.
Proceedings of the GeV--TeV Gamma-Ray Astrophysics Workshop:
Towards a Major Atmospheric Cerenkov Telescope VI, August 13-16, 1999, Snowbird, Utah

Results from Milagrito on TeV Emission by Active Galactic Nuclei
David A. Williams
Proceedings of the GeV--TeV Gamma-Ray Astrophysics Workshop:
Towards a Major Atmospheric Cerenkov Telescope VI, August 13-16, 1999, Snowbird, Utah


Proceedings of the 26th ICRC, August 17-25, 1999, Salt Lake City, UT

Compendium of all Milagro and Milagrito Contributions

Atmospheric Cherenkov Detectors at Milagro to Measure Cosmic Ray Composition Above 50 TeV
R. Atkins et al.

Calibration of the Milagro Cosmic Ray telescope
Lazar Fleysher

Search for a TeV Component of GRBs Using the Milagrito Detector
Isabel R. Leonor

Status of the Milagro Gamma Ray Observatory
J. F. McCullough

Detection of 6 November 1997 Ground Level Event by Milagrito
J. M. Ryan

Use of Instrumented Water Tanks for the Improvement of Air Shower Detector Sensitivity
Anthony L. Shoup

Search for Short Duration Bursts of TeV Gamma Rays with the Milagrito Telescope
Gus Sinnis

An All-Sky Search for Steady VHE Gamma-Ray Sources
K.Wang

Study of the Shadow of the Moon and Sun with VHE Cosmic Rays
M. O. Wascko

Milagrito Detection of TeV Emission from Mrk 501
Stefan Westerhoff

Single hadrons in Milagro and the Spectrum of Cosmic Ray Protons
Gaurang B. Yodh



Milagro as a Solar Observatory
Abe Falcone and James Ryan
Proceedings VERITAS Workshop on the TeV Astrophysics of Extragalactic Sources
October 23-24, 1998, Cambridge, MA
Astroparticle Physics 11, 283 (1999)

Study of Active Galactic Nuclei at TeV Energies with Milagrito
S. Westerhoff et al.
Proceedings of the 19th Texas Symposium on Relativistic Astrophysics
December 14-18, 1998, Paris, France

The Milagro Gamma Ray Observatory
Gaurang B. Yodh
Proceedings of the Workshop Towards a Major Atmospheric Cerenkov Detector - V
August 8-11, 1997, Kruger National Park, South Africa





Milagro is supported primarily

by



The National Science Foundation



with additional support from

The U.S. Department of Energy
The University of California
Los Alamos National Laboratory

and

The California Space Institute






This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under
Grants No. 9901496, 0002744, 0070927, 0070933, 0075326, 0096256, 0097315, 0206656, 0245143, 0245234, 0302000, 0400424, 0504201 and 0601080.
Any opinions, findings and conclusions or recomendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation (NSF).