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The CANGAROO project - Very High Energy gamma-ray astronomy at Woomera
Edwards, P. G.; Gregory, A. G.; Patterson, J. R.; Roberts, M. D.; Rowell, G. P.; Smith, N. I.; Thornton, G. J.; Wild, N. R.; Ebisuzaki, S.; Fukui, H.; Kabe, S.; Watase, Y.; Fujimoto, M.; Hara, T.; Hayashida, N.; Kifune, T.; Ohno, Y.; Teshima, M.; Kakimoto, F.; Matsubara, Y.; Ogio, S.; Tanimori, T.; Kobayakawa, K.; Mizumoto, Y.; Oda, H.; Suda, T.; Masaike, A.; Matsubara, Y.; Muraki, Y.
AA(Adelaide Univ., Australia), AB(Adelaide Univ., Australia), AC(Adelaide Univ., Australia), AD(Adelaide Univ., Australia), AE(Adelaide Univ., Australia), AF(Adelaide Univ., Australia), AG(Adelaide Univ., Australia), AH(Adelaide Univ., Australia), AI(Tokyo Univ., Japan), AJ(National Lab. for High Energy Physics, Tsukuba, Japan)
Astronomical Society of Australia, Proceedings (ISSN 0066-9997), vol. 10, no. 1, p. 27-29.
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Cosmic Rays, Gamma Ray Astronomy, Cerenkov Counters, Gamma Ray Telescopes, Pulsars, X Ray Binaries
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The Very High Energy (VHE) gamma-ray astronomy program at the University of Adelaide is described. VHE gamma rays with energies above about 5 x 10 exp 11 eV are observed using the atmospheric Cerenkov technique. Results from the first three years observations at Woomera and the current upgrading of the telescope are described. The CANGAROO project, a collaboration between the University of Adelaide and a number of Japanese institutions, is also introduced.

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