PoS - Proceedings of Science
Volume 301 - 35th International Cosmic Ray Conference (ICRC2017) - Session Gamma-Ray Astronomy. GA-extra-galactic
Gamma-ray Astronomy with DAMPE
S. Lei*, Q. Yuan, Z.L. Xu, K.K. Duan, M. Su  on behalf of the DAMPE Collaboration
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Pre-published on: October 27, 2017
Published on: August 03, 2018
Based on 17 months of data from the DArk Matter Particle Explorer (DAMPE), we are able to produce a GeV gamma-ray sky map showcasing the powerful e/$\gamma$ (e/p) discrimination and good angular resolution of DAMPE. Bright gamma-ray point sources of various kinds are identified in the map. We discuss the potential implementation of DAMPE's photon observation in both calibration and science, including boresight alignment, transient sources monitoring, and study of variable sources. Comparison between our result and that of the Fermi is also presented.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.22323/1.301.0616
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