Results of the baryon asymmetry ballot


The participants to the workshop were asked to vote on the baryon/photon ratio (in units of 10 -10) eta10. The workshop had 44 participants. 40 votes were cast, out of which 2 were empty. After throwing out the two outliers (-2 and 20) we obtained the following results from the remaining 36 votes:

Median 4.5

Geometric mean 4.6

Arithmetic mean 4.9 ± 1.6


Distribution (in bins of width 0.5):

2.0 **
2.5 *
3.0 **
3.5 **
4.0 ********
4.5 ****
5.0 ***
5.5 ****
6.0 ******
6.5
7.0 *
7.5
8.0 **
8.5
9.0
9.5
10. *