SPACE AND COSMIC RAY PHYSICS SEMINAR

University of Maryland
Atlantic Building, Room 2400
4:30 PM Monday, September 16, 2013
Coffee, Tea & Snacks 4:15-4:30 PM

Vladimir Ptuskin
IZMIRAN, Russia

Propagation of Cosmic Rays in the Galaxy

The review of theoretical aspects of cosmic ray transport in the Galaxy. The interpretation of data on cosmic ray energy spectrum, composition and anisotropy is presented. The model of cosmic ray origin in supernova remnants, the interpretation of Voyager data on low energy cosmic rays, the nature of “knee” in cosmic ray spectrum at energy 3 PeV are discussed.