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Publications

Reviews & Phenomenology/origin of cosmic rays

Books

  1. Origin, Acceleration, and Propagation of Cosmic Rays in the Galaxy
    J.R. Hörandel, Guest Editor
    Advances in Space Research 42 issue 3 (2008) 403 - 516

Publications in Refereed Journals

  1. The composition of cosmic rays at the knee
    S.P. Swordy, L.F. Fortson, J. Hinton, J. Hörandel, J. Knapp, C.L. Pryke, T. Shibata, S.P. Wakely, Z. Cao, M.L. Cherry, S. Coutu, J. Cronin, R. Engel, J.W. Fowler, K.-H. Kampert, J. Kettler, D.B. Kieda, J. Matthews, S.A. Minnick, A. Moiseev, D. Müller, M. Roth, A. Sill, G. Spiczak
    Astroparticle Physics 18 (2002) 129 (astro-ph/0202159)

  2. On the knee in the energy spectrum of cosmic rays
    J.R. Hörandel
    Astroparticle Physics 19 (2003) 193 (astro-ph/0210453)

  3. On total inelastic cross-sections and the average depth of the maximum of extensive air showers
    J.R. Hörandel
    Journal of Physics G: Nuclear and Particle Physics 29 (2003) 2439 (astro-ph/0309010)

  4. Models of the knee in the energy spectrum of cosmic rays
    J.R. Hörandel
    Astroparticle Physics 21 (2004) 241 (astro-ph/0402356)

  5. Overview on direct and indirect measurements of cosmic rays - Some thoughts on galactic cosmic rays and the knee
    J.R. Hörandel
    International Journal of Modern Physics A 20 (2005) 6753 (astro-ph/0501251)

  6. Propagation of super high-energy cosmic rays in the Galaxy
    J.R. Hörandel, N.N. Kalmykov, A.V. Timokhin
    Astroparticle Physics 27 (2007) 119 (astro-ph/0609490)

  7. Cosmic rays from the knee to the second knee: 10^{14} to 10^{18} eV
    Jörg R. Hörandel
    Modern Physics Letters A 22 (2007) 1533 (astro-ph/0611387)

  8. Cosmic-ray composition and its relation to acceleration in supernova remnants
    J.R. Hörandel
    Advances in Space Research 41 (2008) 442 (astro-ph/0702370)

  9. The origin of galactic cosmic rays
    J.R. Hörandel
    Nuclear Instruments and Methods A 588 (2008) 181 (astro-ph/0710.4909)

  10. Astronomy with ultra-high energy particles
    J.R. Hörandel
    Reviews in Modern Astronomy 20 (2008) 203 (arXiv:0803.3040)

  11. Forbush decreases of cosmic rays: Energy dependence of the recovery phase
    I.G. Usoskin, I. Braun, O.G. Gladysheva, J.R. Hörandel, T. Jämsen, G.A. Kovaltsov, S.A. Starodubtsev
    Journal of Geophysical Research 113 (2008) A07102

  12. Forbush decreases and solar events seen in the 10 - 20 GeV energy range by the Karlsruhe Muon Telescope
    I. Braun, J. Engler, J.R. Hörandel, and J. Milke
    Advances in Space Research 43 (2009) 480 (arXiv:0810.4803)

  13. Prospects for direct cosmic ray mass measurements through the Gerasimova-Zatsepin effect
    S. Lafebre, H. Falcke, J.R. Hörandel, J. Kuijpers
    Astronomy and Astrophysics 485 (2008) 1 (arXiv:0804.2633)

  14. Universality of electron-positron distributions in extensive air showers
    S. Lafebre, R. Engel, H. Falcke, J.R. Hörandel, T. Huege, J. Kuijpers, R. Ulrich
    Astroparticle Physics 31 (2009) 243 (arXiv:0902.0548)

  15. Cosmic rays from the knee to the highest energies
    J. Blümer, R. Engel, J.R. Hörandel
    Progress in Particle and Nuclear Physics 63 (2009) 293 (arXiv:0904.0725)

  16. A possible correlation between the high energy electron spectrum and the cosmic-ray secondary-to-primary ratio
    S. Thoudam and J.R. Hörandel
    Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 414 (2011) 1432 (arXiv:1102.0978)

  17. On the point source approximation of nearby cosmic-ray sources
    S. Thoudam, J.R. Hörandel
    Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 419 (2012) 624 (arXiv:1109.5588)

  18. Nearby supernova remnants and the cosmic-ray spectral hardening at high energies
    S. Thoudam and J.R. Hörandel
    Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 421 (2012) 1209 (arXiv:1112.3020)

  19. Revisiting the hardening of the cosmic ray energy spectrum at TeV energies
    S. Thoudam, J.R. Hörandel
    Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 435 (2013) 2532

  20. GeV-TeV cosmic-ray spectral anomaly as due to re-acceleration by weak shocks in the Galaxy
    S. Thoudam, J.R. Hörandel
    Astronomy and Astrophysics 567 (2014) A33 (arXiv:1404.3630)

  21. Cosmic-ray energy spectrum and composition up to the ankle - the case for a second Galactic component
    S. Thoudam et al.
    Astronomy and Astrophysics 595 (2016) A33 (arXiv:1605.03111)

Own Conference Proceedings and Publications in Non-Refereed Journals

  1. On the knee in the energy spectrum of cosmic rays
    J.R. Hörandel
    Proceedings of the 27th International Cosmic Ray Conference, Hamburg 1 (2001) 71, ISBN 3-9804862-7-3

  2. Inconsistencies in EAS simulations - longitudinal vs. lateral development
    J.R. Hörandel
    Nucl. Phys. B (Proc. Suppl.) 122 (2003) 376

  3. The knee in the energy spectrum of cosmic rays in the framework of the poly-gonato and diffusion models
    J.R. Hörandel, N.N. Kalmykov, A.I. Pavlov
    Proceedings of the 28th International Cosmic Ray Conference, Tsukuba 1 (2003) 243

  4. The composition of cosmic rays at the knee
    J.R. Hörandel
    Frontier Objects in Astrophysics and Particle Physics, F. Giovannelli \& G. Mannocchi (eds.), Italian Physical Society, Editrice Compositori, Bologna, Italy (2005) p. 439; ISBN 88-7438-024-0, Il Nuovo Cimento B 120 (2005) 825 (astro-ph/0407554)

  5. The knee in the energy spectrum of cosmic rays
    J.R. Hörandel
    Neutrinos and Explosive Events in the Universe, M.M. Shapiro, T. Stanev, J. Wefel (eds.), Springer, NATO Science Series (2005) p. 365

  6. Some aspects of the propagation of super-high energetic cosmic rays in the Galaxy
    J.R. Hörandel, N.N. Kalmykov, A.V. Timokhin
    International Journal of Modern Physics A 20 (2005) 6825

  7. On the mean logarithmic mass of cosmic rays derived from measurements of the average depth of the maximum of extensive air showers
    J.R. Hörandel
    Nuclear Physics B (Proc. Suppl.) 151 (2006) 75

  8. Solar modulation of cosmic rays in the energy range from 10 to 20 GeV
    I. Braun, J. Engler, J.R. Hörandel, J. Milke
    Proceedings 29 ^{\protect \protect \protect \edef OT1{OT1}\let \enc@update \relax \protect \edef cmr{cmr}\protect \edef m{m}\protect \edef n{n}\protect \xdef \OT1/cmr/m/sl/10 {\OT1/cmr/m/n/10 }\OT1/cmr/m/sl/10 \size@update \enc@update \ignorespaces \relax \protect \relax \protect \edef cmr{cmr}\protect \xdef \OT1/cmr/m/sl/10 {\OT1/cmr/m/n/10 }\OT1/cmr/m/sl/10 \size@update \enc@update th} \protect \let \futurelet \@let@token \let International Cosmic Ray Conference, Pune 2 (2005) 135

  9. An analysis of super-high energy cosmic-ray propagation in the Galaxy
    J.R. Hörandel, N.N. Kalmykov, A.V. Timokhin
    Proceedings 29 ^{\protect \protect \protect \edef OT1{OT1}\let \enc@update \relax \protect \edef cmr{cmr}\protect \edef m{m}\protect \edef n{n}\protect \xdef \OT1/cmr/m/sl/10 {\OT1/cmr/m/n/10 }\OT1/cmr/m/sl/10 \size@update \enc@update \ignorespaces \relax \protect \relax \protect \edef cmr{cmr}\protect \xdef \OT1/cmr/m/sl/10 {\OT1/cmr/m/n/10 }\OT1/cmr/m/sl/10 \size@update \enc@update th} \protect \let \futurelet \@let@token \let International Cosmic Ray Conference, Pune 3 (2005) 165

  10. A review of experimental results at the knee
    J.R. Hörandel
    Journal of Physics Conference Series 47 (2006) 41 (astro-ph/0508014)

  11. The end of the galactic cosmic-ray energy spectrum - a phenomenological view
    J.R. Hörandel, N.N. Kalmykov, A.V. Timokhin
    Journal of Physics Conference Series 47 (2006) 132 (astro-ph/0508015)

  12. On the origin of the knees in the cosmic-ray energy spectrum
    J.R. Hörandel, N.N. Kalmykov, A.A. Silaev, A.V. Timokhin
    Proceedings of the 30th International Cosmic Ray Conference, Merida, Mexico 4 (2008) 261

  13. The origin of galactic cosmic rays
    J.R. Hörandel
    in Challenges in Particle Astrophysics, J. Dumarchez, J. Tran Thanh Van (eds.), The Gioi Publishers (2008) p. 201

  14. Experimental Efforts on Very High-Energy Cosmic Rays and their Interactions - Conference Summary
    J.R. Hörandel
    Nuclear Physics B (Proc. Suppl.) 196 (2009) 341 (arXiv:0907.4248)

  15. Highlights in astroparticle physics: muons, neutrinos, hadronic interactions, exotic particles, and dark matter - Rapporteur Talk HE2 \& HE3
    J.R. Hörandel
    Proceedings of the 32nd International Cosmic Ray Conference, Beijing 2011 Highlight and Rapporteur talks (2013) in press (arXiv:1212.1013)

  16. Early Cosmic-Ray Work Published in German
    J.R. Hörandel
    Proceedings of the Centenary Symposium 2012: Discovery of Cosmic Rays, AIP Conference Proceedings 1516 (2013) 52 (arXiv:1212.0706 )

  17. The Composition of Cosmic Rays at the Knee
    J.R. Hörandel
    Proceedings of the Centenary Symposium 2012: Discovery of Cosmic Rays, AIP Conference Proceedings 1516 (2013) 185 (arXiv:1212.0739)

  18. Strategic plan for astroparticle physics in the Netherlands 2014 - 2024
    A.M. van den Berg et al., J.R. Hörandel (chair), (Committee for Astroparticle Physics in the Netherlands)
    (2014)

  19. High-energy cosmic rays: Galactic or extragalactic?
    J.R. Hörandel et al.
    Proceedings of Frontier objects in astrophysics and particle physics, Vulcano, Italy; Frascati Physics Series 64 (2016)

  20. The mass composition of cosmic rays measured with LOFAR
    J.R. Hörandel et al.
    Proceedings of the 6th Roma International Conference of Astroparticle Physics, RICAP 2016 Frascati, Italy; EPJ Web of Conferences 136 (2017) 02001

Further conference contributions as coauthor

  1. Observation of Forbush Degreases and Solar Events in the 10-20 GeV Energy Range with the Karlsruhe Muon Telescope
    I. Braun, J. Engler, J.R. Hörandel, J. Milke
    Proceedings of the 31th International Cosmic Ray Conference, Lodz, (2009) 1122

  2. Universal behavior of electrons and positrons in extensive air showers
    S. Lafebre, R. Engel, H. Falcke, J.R. Hörandel, T. Huege, J. Kuijpers, R. Ulrich
    Proceedings of the 31th International Cosmic Ray Conference, Lodz, (2009) 586

  3. A study of the energy spectrum and composition of cosmic rays up to 10^{18} eV
    S. Thoudam et al.
    PoS ICRC2015 (2016) 526
    Jörg R. Hörandel