Zugspitze, Germany (UFSZ)

Operated by https://www.helmholtz-muenchen.de/en/iss/index.html


DetectorBonner Spheres Spectrometer
including 16 3He Proportional Counters
Geographic latitude47.4° N
Geographic longitude11.0° E
Altitude2650 m asl
Effective vertical cutoff rigidity4.1 GV
In continuous operation since2004
Time resolution1-hr


Web-site: http://www.schneefernerhaus.de

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G. Leuthold, V. Mares, W. Rühm, E. Weitzenegger, H.G. Paretzke. Long-term measurements of cosmic ray neutrons by means of a Bonner spectrometer at mountain altitudes – first results. Radiation Protection Dosimetry, Vol. 126, No. 1-4, pp. 506-511, 2007.

W. Rühm, V. Mares, C. Pioch, G. Simmer and E. Weitzenegger. Continuous measurement of secondary neutrons from cosmic radiation at mountain altitudes and close to the North Pole-A Discussion in terms of H*(10). Radiation Protection Dosimetry (2009), Vol. 136, No. 4, pp. 256-261.