Invited review for Proc. XIth Rencontres de Blois, Frontiers of Matter, France, June 27 - July 3, 1999


NON-BARYONIC DARK MATTER SEARCHES

Y. Ramachers


University of Oxford, Department of Physics,
Nuclear and Particle Physics Lab., 1 Keble Road,
Oxford OX1 3RH, U.K.
present address: LNGS, INFN, 67010 Assergi, Italy
E-mail: yorck.ramachers@lngs.infn.it


Abstract. The emphasise in this review about non-baryonic dark matter will be on experimental approaches to this fast evolving field of astroparticle physics, especially the direct detection method. The current status of experimental techniques will be reviewed and recent highlights as well as future plans will be introduced.


Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION

DETECTION CONCEPTS

CURRENT EXPERIMENTS

FUTURE PLANS

CONCLUSION

REFERENCES

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