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Tomoko Ariga Last modified date:2019.09.02





Academic Degree
PhD in Physics
Field of Specialization
Experimental particle physics
ORCID(Open Researcher and Contributor ID)
0000-0001-9880-3562
Research
Research Interests
  • Study of tau-neutrino production at the CERN SPS (DsTau experiment)
    keyword : tau neutrino, Ds meson, emulsion detector
    2016.01.
  • Study of high-energy neutrinos at the CERN LHC (FASER experiment)
    keyword : high-energy neutrino, tau neutrino
    2018.05.
  • Development of new types of emulsions for a faster readout
    keyword : particle tracking device, photographic emulsion
    2014.10.
  • Three dimensional imaging of glacier bedrocks in the Swiss Alps by cosmic muon radiography
    keyword : cosmic muon radiography, alpine glaciers
    2015.01.
  • Particle track recognition for ultra-cold neutron detectors
    keyword : high spatial resolution, ultra-cold neutron, emulsion
    2017.08.
  • Measurements of antimatter
    keyword : antimatter, emulsion detector
    2013.01~2017.06.
  • Observation of tau neutrino appearance in a muon neutrino beam (the CNGS beam)
    keyword : neutrino oscillation, tau neutrino appearance
    2009.07~2018.12.
Academic Activities
Books
1. Akitaka Ariga, Tomoko Ariga, Giovanni De Lellis, Antonio Ereditato, Kimio Niwa, Particle Physics Reference Library - Vol. 2. Detectors for Particles and Radiation, Chapter 3.0 Nuclear Emulsions, Springer, (accepted for publication), 2018.07.
Reports
1. S. Aoki, A. Ariga, T. Ariga et al. (alphabetical order), DsTau status report, CERN Document Server (Scientific Committee Paper), 2019.03, [URL].
2. A. Ariga, T. Ariga, J. Boyd, D.W. Casper, J.L. Feng, I. Galon, S. Hsu, F. Kling, H. Otono, B. Petersen, O. Sato, A.M. Soffa, J.R. Swaney, and S. Trojanowski, Letter of Intent: FASER - FORWARD SEARCH EXPERIMENT AT THE LHC, CERN Document Server (Scientific Committee Paper), 2018.10, [URL].
3. A. Ariga and T. Ariga (on behalf of the DsTau Collaboration), Neutrinos: the hunt continues at CERN, CERN EP department, 2018.06, [URL].
4. S. Aoki, A. Ariga, T. Ariga et al. (alphabetical order), Study of tau-neutrino production at the CERN SPS, CERN Document Server (Scientific Committee Paper), 2017.08, [URL].
Papers
1. T. Ariga, Study of tau-neutrino production at the CERN SPS, PoS (ICHEP2018), 10.22323/1.340.0240, 2019.08, [URL].
2. R. Nishiyama, A. Ariga, T. Ariga, A. Lechmann, D. Mair, C. Pistillo, P. Scampoli, P. G. Valla, M. Vladymyrov, A. Ereditato and F. Schlunegger, Bedrock sculpting under an active alpine glacier revealed from cosmic-ray muon radiography, Scientific Reports, 10.1038/s41598-019-43527-6, 9, 2019.05, [URL].
3. N. Naganawa, T. Ariga, S. Awano, M. Hino, K. Hirota, H. Kawahara, M. Kitaguchi, K. Mishima, H. M. Shimizu, S. Tada, S. Tasaki, A. Umemoto, A Cold/Ultracold Neutron Detector using Fine-grained Nuclear Emulsion with Spatial Resolution less than 100 nm, European Physical Journal C, 10.1140/epjc/s10052-018-6395-7, 78, 11, 959, 2018.11.
4. N. Agafonova, T. Ariga et al. (alphabetical order), Final results of the search for νμ → νe oscillations with the OPERA detector in the CNGS beam, Journal of High Energy Physics, https://doi.org/10.1007/JHEP06(2018)151, 2018.06.
5. N. Agafonova, T. Ariga et al. (alphabetical order), Final results of the OPERA experiment on ντ appearance in the CNGS beam, Physical Review Letters, 10.1103/PhysRevLett.120.211801, 120, 211801, 2018.05.
6. R. Nishiyama, A. Ariga, T. Ariga, S. Käser, A. Lechmann, D. Mair, P. Scampoli, M. Vladymyrov, A. Ereditato, F. Schlunegger, First measurement of ice-bedrock interface of alpine glaciers by cosmic muon radiography, Geophysical Research Letters, 10.1002/2017GL073599, 44, 6244, 2017.05.
7. S. Aghion, T. Ariga (corresponding author) et al. (alphabetical order), Measurement of antiproton annihilation on Cu, Ag and Au with emulsion films, JINST, 10.1088/1748-0221/12/04/P04021, 12, P04021, 2017.04.
8. T. Ariga (corresponding author), A. Ariga, K. Kuwabara, K. Morishima, M. Moto, A. Nishio, P. Scampoli, M. Vladymyrov, Extra-large crystal emulsion detectors for future large-scale experiments, JINST, 10.1088/1748-0221/11/03/P03003, 2016.03.
9. N. Agafonova, T. Ariga et al. (alphabetical order), Discovery of tau Neutrino Appearance in the CNGS Neutrino Beam with the OPERA Experiment, Physical Review Letters, 10.1103/PhysRevLett.115.121802, 115, 12, 2015.09.
10. N. Agafonova, T. Ariga (corresponding author) et al. (alphabetical order), Observation of tau neutrino appearance in the CNGS beam with the OPERA experiment, Progress of Theoretical and Experimental Physics, 10.1093/ptep/ptu132, 2014.10.
11. S. Aghion, T. Ariga, et al. (alphabetical order), A moire deflectometer for antimatter, Nature Communications, 10.1038/ncomms5538, 5, 2014.07.
12. A. Ariga, T. Ariga, Fast 4π track reconstruction in nuclear emulsion detectors based on GPU technology, JINST, 10.1088/1748-0221/9/04/P04002, 2014.04.
13. C. Amsler, T. Ariga et al. (alphabetical order), A new application of emulsions to measure the gravitational force on antihydrogen, JINST, 10.1088/1748-0221/8/02/P02015, 8, P02015, 2013.02.
14. N. Agafonova, T. Ariga et al. (alphabetical order), Observation of a first ντ candidate in the OPERA experiment in the CNGS beam, Physics letters B, 10.1016/j.physletb.2010.06.022, 691, 138-145, 2010.07.
15. K. Kodama, T. Furukawa et al. (alphabetical order), Final tau-neutrino results from the DONuT experiment, Physical Review D, 10.1103/PhysRevD.78.052002, 78, 052002, 2008.09.
Presentations
1. Tomoko Ariga, Study of TeV neutrinos in the FASER experiment at the LHC, The European Physical Society Conference on High Energy Physics (EPS-HEP2019), 2019.07, [URL].
2. Tomoko Ariga, Neutrino projects with nuclear emulsion, Exploration of Particle Physics and Cosmology with Neutrinos Workshop 2019, 2019.06, [URL].
3. Tomoko Ariga, Study of tau-neutrino production at the CERN SPS, 39th International Conference on High Energy Physics (ICHEP2018), 2018.07, [URL].
4. Tomoko Ariga (on behalf of the DsTau Collaboration), Proposal to study tau-neutrino production in high-energy proton interactions - the DsTau project, 128th Meeting of the SPSC (Open Session), 2018.01, [URL].
5. Tomoko Ariga (on behalf of the OPERA Collaboration), New results from the OPERA experiment, 17th Lomonosov Conference on Elementary Particle Physics, 2015.08.
6. Tomoko Ariga (on behalf of the AEgIS Collaboration), Measuring gbar with emulsion detectors, 2nd International Workshop on Antimatter and Gravity, 2013.11.
7. Tomoko Ariga (on behalf of the OPERA Collaboration), Status and results from the OPERA experiment, 12th International Workshop on Neutrino Factories, Super beams and Beta beams, 2010.10.
8. Tomoko Furukawa (on behalf of the DONUT Collaboration), DONuT results, 9th International Workshop on Neutrino Factories, Super beams and Beta beams, 2007.08.