Recent Results and Plans of the Texono and Cdex Experiments
H. B. Li (on behalf of the TEXONO Collaboration)1*
1Institute of Physics, Academia Sinica, Taipei City,, Taiwan
* Presenter:H. B. Li (on behalf of the TEXONO Collaboration)
Germanium detectors with sub-keV sensitivities [1] offer a unique opportunity to study neutrino interactions and properties [2] as well as to search for light WIMP Dark Matter and axion-like particles [3]. The TEXONO Collaboration has been pursuing this research program at the Kuo Sheng Neutrino Laboratory (KSNL) in Taiwan. We will highlight our results on neutrino electromagnetic properties, search of sterile neutrinos and studies towards observation of neutrino-nucleus coherent scattering, as well as results and status of CDEX dark matter experiment at the China Jinping Underground Laboratory (CJPL) in China. Involvement of international collaboration LEGEND (ton-scale Ge detector neutrinoless double beta decay experiment) will be discussed. The detector R&D programs which allow us to experimentally probe this new energy window will be discussed, especially the new bulk/surface separation scheme.

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Keywords: Neutrino, Dark matter, Radiation detector