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What does AMANDA stand for?

AMANDA stands for Antarctic Muon And Neutrino Detector Array

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The photomultiplier tubes--422 of them so far--are the eyes of the Antarctic Muon and Neutrino Detector Array (AMANDA), an instrument whose mission is to detect elusive subatomic particles known as neutrinos arriving from space (SN: 10/5/91, p.
One such detector, Antarctic Muon and Neutrino Detector Array, has been operational for a few years in the South Pole ice, but has yet to identify a VHE neutrino event.
26 NATURE, Lowder and his colleagues describe the results of a pilot project carried out in Greenland to ascertain the feasibility of constructing what they call the Antarctic Muon and Neutrino Detector Array (AMANDA).