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Search for Majorana Neutrinos near the Inverted Mass Hierarchy Region with KamLAND-Zen
arXiv:1605.02889 [hep-ex] Jul 7, 2016        
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.117.082503



Characterization of the Spontaneous Light Emission of the PMTs used in the Double Chooz Experiment
Double Chooz Collaboration
arXiv:1604.06895 [physics.ins-det] Apr 23, 2016. 27 pp.



Hunt for Sterile Neutrinos: Decay at Rest Experiments
Fumihiko Suekane
arXiv:1604.06190 [hep-ex] April 21, 2016        
Proceedings for NuPhys2015. To be published in Nucl. Phys. B.



A White Paper on keV Sterile Neutrino Dark Matter
M. Drewes (ed.) (Munich, Tech. U.) et al.. Feb 15, 2016. 246 pp.
FERMILAB-PUB-16-068-T,  arXiv:1602.04816 [hep-ph]



Double Chooz and a History of Reactor θ13 Experiments
F.Suekane, T.J.C. Bezerra for Double Chooz Collaboration
arXiv:1601.08041 [hep-ex], To be printed in  Nucl. Phys. B special edition
DOI: 10.1016/j.nuclphysb.2016.04.008



Search for double-beta decay of 136Xe to excited states of 136Ba with the KamLAND-Zen experiment
arxiv:1509.03724 (URL:
Nuclear Physics A Volume 946, February 2016, Pages 171–181



Status Report for the 21th J-PARC PAC : Searching for a Sterile Neutrino at J-PARC MLF (J-PARC E56, JSNS2)
M. Harada (JAERI, Tokai) et al.. Jan 5, 2016. 31 pp.
arXiv:1601.01046 [physics.ins-det]



Pre-supernova neutrino emissions from ONe cores in the progenitors of core-collapse supernovae: are they distinguishable from those of Fe cores ?
Chinami Kato, Milad Delfan Azari, Shoichi Yamada, Koh Takahashi, Hideyuki, Umeda, Takashi Yoshida, Koji Ishidoshiro
arxiv:1506.02358 (URL:
Astrophys. J 808, 168 (2015)



Search for the Proton Decay Mode p -> v K+ with KamLAND 
arxiv:1505.03612 (URL:
Phys. Rev. D92, 052006 (2015)



KamLAND Sensitivity to Neutrinos from Pre-Supernova Stars
arXiv:1506.01175 (URL:
Astrophys. J 818,91 (2016)




Study of electron anti-neutrinos associated with gamma-ray bursts using KamLAND
arXiv:1503.02137 (URL:
Astrophys. J 806, 87 (2015)



Muon capture on light isotopes in Double Chooz
Double Chooz Collaboration
arXiv:1512.07562 [nucl-ex]



Measurement of θ13 in Double Chooz using neutron captures on hydrogen with novel background rejection techniques
Double Chooz Collaboration
JHEP 1601 (2016) 163,
DOI: 10.1007/JHEP01(2016)163 



Status Report for the 20th J-PARC PAC : A Search for Sterile Neutrino at J-PARC MLF (J-PARC E56, JSNS2)
JSNS2 Collaboration
arXiv:1507.07076 [physics.ins-det]



On-site Background Measurements for the J-PARC E56 Experiment: A Search for Sterile Neutrino at J-PARC MLF
by S.Ajimura et al.
arXiv:1502.06324 [physics.ins-det]



J-PARC MLFでのステライルニュートリノ探索実験 JSNS2(J-PARC E56)
高エネルギーニュース vol.34, No.1, May/2015



Status Report (BKG measurement): A Search for Sterile Neutrino at J-PARC MLF
by M.Harada et al.
arXiv:1502.02255 [physics.ins-det]  



7Be Solar Neutrino Measurement with KamLAND(KamLANDにおける7Be太陽ニュートリノ観測)
arXiv: 1405.6190 (URL:
Phys. Rev. C 92, 055808 (2015)



Ortho-positronium observation in the Double Chooz Experiment novel background
by Double Chooz Collaboration,
JHEP 1410 (2014) 32. DOI: 10.1007/JHEP10(2014)032



Improved measurements of the neutrino mixing angle θ13 with the Double Chooz detector,
by Double Chooz Collaboration,
JHEP 1410 (2014) 86. DOI: 10.1007/JHEP10(2014)086



Precision Muon Reconstruction in Double Chooz
by Double Chooz Collaboration,
NIM Phys.Res. A (2014) DOI: 10.1016/j.nima.2014.07.058



Background-independent measurement of θ13 in Double Chooz
by Double Chooz Collaboration,
PLB, 735 (2014), 51-56. DOI: 10.1016/j.physletb.2014.04.045



Proposal: A Search for Sterile Neutrino at J-PARC Materials and Life Science Experimental Facility
H.Harada et al.,
arXiv:1310.1437 [physics.ins-det]



Reactor On-Off Antineutrino Measurement with KamLAND arXiv:1303.4667 (URL:
Phys. Rev. D 88, 033001


Physical Review Letters

日本物理学会誌 解説.68, 450-457, 2013



Application of reactor antineutrinos: Neutrinos for peace
F.Suekane, Nucl.Phys.Proc.Suppl.
235-236 (2013) 33-38.
DOI: 10.1016/j.nuclphysbps.2013.03.008


A Global Fit Determination of Effective Δm231 from Baseline Dependence of
Reactor anti νe Disappearance
T.J.C. Bezerra, H. Furuta, F. Suekane, T. Matsubara, 
Phys.Lett. B725 (2013) 271-276. DOI: 10.1016/j.physletb.2013.07.028



First Measurement of Theta13 from Delayed Neutron Capture on Hydrogen in the Double Chooz Experiment.
by Double Chooz Collaboration.
Phys.Lett. B723 (2013) 66-70 DOI: 10.1016/j.physletb.2013.04.050



Direct measurement of backgrounds using reactor-off data in Double Chooz
by Double Chooz Collaboration.
Phys. Rev. D87, 011102(R) (2013). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevD.87.011102



Limit on Neutrinoless ββ Decay of 136Xe from the First Phase of KamLAND-Zen and Comparison with the Positive Claim in 76Ge
Physical Review Letters    see by PDF or  PostScript 日本語解説


 Limits on Majoron-emitting double-beta decays of 136Xe in the KamLAND-Zen experiment
DOI : 10.1103/PhysRevC.86.021601


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Measurement of the double-beta decay half-life of 136Xe with the KamLAND-Zen experiment

(Submitted on 23 Jan 2012 and published on 19 April, 2012) KamLAND-Zen Collaboration
URL: DOI:10.1103/PhysRevC.85.045504 arXiv:



First test of Lorentz violation with a reactor-based antineutrino experiment
by Double Chooz Collaboration.
Phys. Rev. D86, 112009(2012). 
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevD.86.112009



Reactor antielectron neutrino disappearance in the Double Chooz experiment
by Double Chooz Collaboration.
Phys. Rev. D86, 052008(2012).
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevD.86.052008



Indication for the disappearance of reactor electron antineutrinos in the Double Chooz experiment.
by Double Chooz Collaboration.
Phys. Rev. Lett. 108(2012)131801.
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.108.131801



Evaluation of 400 low background 10 inch photomultiplier tubes for the Double Chooz experiment.
T.Matsubara et al. (DC-Japan group).
 Nucl. Instrum. Meth. A661(2012)16-25.
DOI: 10.1016/j.nima.2011.09.023



A Study of Reactor Neutrino Monitoring at Experimental Fast Reactor JOYO.
H.Furuta et al. (KASKA collaboration) 
Nucl. Instrum. Meth. A662(2012)90-100.
DOI: 10.1016/j.nima.2011.09.045



A study of extraterrestrial antineutrino sources with the KamLAND detector.
A.Gando et al. (KamLAND collaboration).
Astrophys. J. 745(2012)193.
DOI: 10.1088/0004-637X/745/2/193



Indication for the disappearance of reactor electron antineutrinos in the Double Chooz experiment
“Arxive hep-ex/1112-6353”



A Study of Reactor Neutrino Monitoring at Experimental Fast Reactor JOYO
” NIM-A662:90-100,2012, Arxive hep-ex/1108-2910″



Partial radiogenic heat model for Earth revealed by geoneutrino measurements
放射性物質起源の熱生成は地熱の一部に過ぎないことを地球反ニュートリノ観測で解明(日本語論文解説) 2011.7.19更新



Measurement of the 8B Solar Neutrino Flux with KamLAND


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A study of extraterrestrial antineutrino sources with the KamLAND detector カムランドによる宇宙起源反ニュートリノの探索


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Constraints on θ13 from A Three-Flavor Oscillation Analysis of Reactor Antineutrinos at KamLAND
カムランドでの原子炉反ニュートリノを用いた3世代振動パラメータ解析による θ13 に対する制限  2011.3.7
arXiv: 1009.4771  DOI: 10.1103


 Phys. Rev. D 83, 052002 (2011) arXiv: 1009.4771

Pulse shape discrimination study with Gd loaded liquid scintillator for reactor neutrino monitoring
H. Furuta, Y. Furuta, T. Niisato, A. Imura, T.J.C. Bezerra, F. Suekane.
IEEE conference proceedings
DOI: 10.1109/ANIMMA.2011.6172950



Prospects of reactor neutrino experiments.
by F.Suekane, 
DOI: 10.1016/j.ppnp.2009.12.002


 “Light output response of KamLAND liquid scintillator for protons and 12C nuclei”
Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A, Volume 622, (2010, 574-582)
(Neutrino 2010 国際会議での発表)2010.7
トピック 発表内容の詳細

Production of radioactive isotopes through cosmic muon spallation in KamLAND(2010)<カムランドにおける宇宙線ミューオンによる不安定核の生成
フィジカル・レビュー・C 81巻 025807(2010年)日本語解説


The KamLAND Full-Volume Calibration System(2009)  
Study of the Production of Radioactive Isotopes through Cosmic Muon Spallation in KamLAND(2009)  

A High Precision Reactor Neutrino Detector for the Double Chooz Experiment.
By Double Chooz Collaboration (Fumihiko Suekane for the collaboration).
Nucl. Instrum. Meth. A623(2010)440-441.
arXiv:0906.1639    DOI: 10.1016/j.nima.2010.03.029



Precision Measurement of Neutrino Oscillation Parameters with KamLAND
Physical Review Letters 100巻 221803(2008年) 



原子炉θ13実験 DoubleChooz  (Reactor θ13experiment; Double Chooz)
高エネルギーニュース, (2007),210-218 (High Energy News)



VPN based data acquisition system for KASKA prototype detector
H. Furuta, F. Suekane, H. Tabata, Y. Tsuchiya, Y. SAKAMOTO



 Search for the Invisible Decay of Neutrons with KamLAND
Physical Review Letters  96巻 101802(2006年)





Letter of Intent for KASKA: High Accuracy Neutrino Oscillation Measurements with anti-nu_es from Kashiwazaki-Kariwa Nuclear Power Station
KASKA Collaboration,
e-Print Archive: hep-ex/0607013, 2006. 86pages.



On-site underground background measurements for the KASKA reactor neutrino experiment
KASKA Collaboration,
Nucle, Instr. Meth, A568, 710 (2006)
DOI: 10.1016/j.nima.2006.08.012



Reactor Neutrino Oscillations: KamLAND and KASKA.
F.Suekane,  Nucl. Phys. Proc.Suppl. 157:21-26, 2006
 (proceedings for RADCOR06)
DOI: 10.1016/j.nuclphysbps.2006.03.004



A Simple model of reactor cores for reactor neutrino flux calculations for the KamLAND experiment.
K.Nakajima, F.Suekane et al.
Nuclear Instrument and Method A569:837-844,2006.
DOI: 10.1016/j.nima.2006.09.088



F.Suekane for the collaboration
Prog.Part.Nucl.Phys.57:106-126,2006 (Proceedings for Erice School)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ppnp.2005.12.008



Systematic limit on sin22θ13 in neutrino oscillation experiments with multireactors.
H.Sugiyama, O.Yasuda, F.Suekane, G.A.Horton-Smith
Physcal Review D,73,(2006),053008-1-053008-13
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevD.73.053008



KASKA; 原子炉による精密θ13測定計画
末包文彦 (F.Suekane)
高エネルギーニュース, 23(3),(2005),157-173



Experimental investigation of geologically produced antineutrnos with KamLAND
Nature 436巻 499 (2005年) 



Measurement of Neutrino Oscillation with KamLAND:Evidence of Spectral Distortion
Physical Review Letters  94巻 081801(2005年)



 A High Sensitivity Search for Electron Anti-Neutrino from the Sun and Other Soueces at KamLAND(2004)
Physical Review Letters  92巻 071301(2004年)



Status of KASKA: The Japanese Reactor sin22θ13 Project.
KASKA Collaboration (F. Suekane for the collaboration). Jul 2004. 8pp.  
Tokyo, Japan, 11-15 Feb 2004.
Published in *Tokyo 2004, Neutrino oscillations and their origin* 228-235



Online Monitoring System and Data Management for KamLAND.
M. Motoki, F. Suekane, K. Tada, Y. Tsuda (Tohoku U.),. May 2004. 6pp.
Nucl.Instrum.Meth.A534:59-65,2004 (Proceedings)
DOI: 10.1016/j.nima.2004.07.059



An Overview of the KamLAND 1-Kiloton Liquid Scintillator.
F. Suekane, T. Iwamoto, H. Ogawa, O. Tajima, H. Watanabe, the KamLAND RCNS Group. Apr 2004. 12pp.
Published in *Tsukuba 2003, Scintillating crystals* 279-290
e-Print Archive: physics/0404071 (Proceedings)



White Paper Report on Using Nuclear Reactors to Search for a Value of θ13.
K. Anderson, F.Suekane et al..,
e-Print Archive: hep-ex/0402041



First Results from KamLAND:Evidence for Reactor Anti-Neutrino Disappearance (2003)
Physical Review Letters  90巻 021802(2003年)



Precise Measurement of sin22θ13 Using Japanese Reactors.
F. Suekane, K. Inoue, T. Araki, K. Jongok. Jun 2003. 8pp. 
Published in *Kanazawa 2003, Neutrino oscillations and their origin* 155-162
e-Print Archive: hep-ex/0306029



Reactor Measurement of θ13 and its Complementarity to Long Baseline Experiments
H. Minakata, H. Sugiyama, O. Yasuda, K. Inoue, F. Suekane
Phys.Rev.D68:033017,2003, Erratum-ibid.D70:059901,2004.
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevD.68.033017, 10.1103/PhysRevD.70.059901






カムランド: 原子炉ニュートリノ欠損現象の発見に至るまで
白井淳平、末包文彦、井上邦雄 (J.Shirai, F.Suekane, K.Inoue)



Recent status of the KamLAND experiment
F.Suekane for the KamLAND collaboration
Nucl.Phys.Proc.Suppl. 111 (2002) 128-132
DOI: 10.1016/S0920-5632(02)01694-8



KamLAND : 巨大液体シンチレーター検出器による低エネルギーニュートリノ検出実験



Measuring the Global Radioactivity in the Earth by Multi detector Antineutrino Spectroscopy
R.S.Raghavan, S.Schoenert, S.Enomoto, J.Shirai, F.Suekane, A.Suzuki
Phys. Rev. Lett. vol.80, 635-638, (1998)
DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.80.635



The KamLAND project
F.Suekane for the KamLAND collaboration
Proceedings for Symposium on New Era in Neutrino Physics, 11-12 Jun 1998. Tokyo, Japan



The 1000-ton liquid scintillation detector project at Kamioka (Kam-Land)
AIP Conf.Proc. 412 (1997) 969-975


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