Monday, May 3, 2010

XENON100 announced the new results

The XENON100 collaboration submitted a paper with the first results of a 11.2 days background analysis to PRL, excluding previously unexplored parameter space and questioning the light WIMP interpretation of the DAMA and CoGeNT results. 
The preprint can be found here:

These results are also covered in the media:

The New York Times
New Scientist
Nature Blog
Discover Magazine Blog
Scientific American

Wired - XENON100August 6, 2009: An article about the hunt for Dark Matter and XENON100 appeared in the UK version of the Wired magazine.