Publications

An up-to-date list of my publications can also be found on inSPIRE-HEP, together with my author profile.

My ORCID ID is 0000-0002-4251-2229.

The list is also available as a pdf.

Journal articles, proceedings, and preprints

2023

  1. SENSEI: First Direct-Detection Results on sub-GeV Dark Matter from SENSEI at SNOLAB
    The SENSEI Collaboration with Timon Emken and Hailin Xu
    arXiv Twitter summary

  2. Direct searches for general dark matter-electron interactions with graphene detectors: Part II. Sensitivity studies
    Riccardo Catena, Timon Emken, Marek Matas, Nicola A. Spaldin, Einar Urdshals
    PRR arXiv Twitter summary

  3. Direct searches for general dark matter-electron interactions with graphene detectors: Part I. Electronic structure calculations
    Riccardo Catena, Timon Emken, Marek Matas, Nicola A. Spaldin, Einar Urdshals
    PRR arXiv Twitter summary

2022

  1. Dark matter - electron interactions in materials beyond the dark photon model
    Riccardo Catena, Daniel Cole, Timon Emken, Marek Matas, Nicola A. Spaldin, Walter Tarantino, Einar Urdshals
    JCAP arXiv Twitter summary

  2. A Next-Generation Liquid Xenon Observatory for Dark Matter and Neutrino Physics
    (Review/White Paper)
    J. Aalbers et al. (incl. Timon Emken)
    J. Phys. G: Nucl. Part. Phys. arXiv

2021

  1. Skipper CCDs for the search of a daily modulation of Dark Matter signal in the DMSQUARE experiment (TAUP2021 Proceedings)
    N. Ávalos, H. Arnaldi, I. Artola, X. Bertou, E. Estrada, M. Gómez Berisso, M. B. Lovino, M. Mantiñan, M. Sofo Haro, J. Tiffenberg, J. Estrada, T.-T. Yu, R. Essig, Timon Emken J.Phys.:Conf.Ser.

  2. Electron recoils from terrestrial upscattering of inelastic dark matter
    Timon Emken, Jonas Frerick, Saniya Heeba, Felix Kahlhoefer
    PRD arXiv Twitter summary

  3. obscura: A modular C++ tool and library for the direct detection of (sub-GeV) dark matter via nuclear and electron recoils
    Timon Emken
    JOSS arXiv Twitter summary

  4. Crystal responses to general dark matter-electron interactions
    Riccardo Catena, Timon Emken, Marek Matas, Nicola A. Spaldin, Einar Urdshals
    PRR arXiv Twitter summary

  5. Solar reflection of light dark matter with heavy mediators
    Timon Emken
    PRD arXiv Twitter summary


2020

  1. Measuring the local Dark Matter density in the laboratory
    Bradley J. Kavanagh, Timon Emken, Riccardo Catena
    PRD arXiv Twitter summary

  2. Rejecting the Majorana nature of dark matter with electron scattering experiments
    Riccardo Catena, Timon Emken, Julia Ravanis
    JCAP arXiv Twitter summary

  3. Projected sensitivity to sub-GeV dark matter of next-generation semiconductor detectors
    Erik Andersson, Alex Bökmark, Riccardo Catena, Timon Emken, Henrik Klein Moberg, Emil Åstrand
    JCAP arXiv Twitter summary


2019

  1. Atomic Responses to General Dark Matter-Electron Interactions
    Riccardo Catena, Timon Emken, Nicola A. Spaldin, Walter Tarantino
    PRR arXiv Twitter summary

  2. Direct Detection of Strongly Interacting Sub-GeV Dark Matter via Electron Recoils
    Timon Emken, Rouven Essig, Chris Kouvaris, Mukul Sholapurkar
    JCAP arXiv Twitter summary


2018

  1. How blind are underground and surface detectors to strongly interacting Dark Matter?
    Timon Emken, Chris Kouvaris
    PRD arXiv Twitter summary

2017

  1. The Sun as a sub-GeV Dark Matter Accelerator
    Timon Emken, Chris Kouvaris, Niklas G. Nielsen
    PRD arXiv Twitter summary

  2. DaMaSCUS: The Impact of Underground Scatterings on Direct Detection of Light Dark Matter
    Timon Emken, Chris Kouvaris
    JCAP arXiv

  3. Terrestrial Effects on Dark Matter-Electron Scattering Experiments
    Timon Emken, Chris Kouvaris, Ian M. Shoemaker
    PRD arXiv


2014

  1. Model independent limits on an ultralight gravitino from supernovae
    Riccardo Catena, Laura Covi, Timon Emken
    PRD arXiv

Theses

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  1. Dark Matter in the Earth and the Sun - Simulating underground scatterings for the direct detection of low-mass dark matter
    PhD thesis (2019), arXiv

  2. Supergravity & Supernovae - Gravitino Phenomenology in Astrophysics
    Master thesis (2013), (pdf)

  3. Static, axially symmetric deformations of the Schwarzschild spacetime
    Bachelor thesis (2011), (pdf)