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Volume 315 - The Golden Age of Cataclysmic Variables and Related Objects IV (GOLDEN 2017) - Ongoing Experiments
GEANT4 Montecarlo simulations: a multithread approach
B.L. Martino,* S. Lotti, U. Zannoni, G. Patria
*corresponding author
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Pre-published on: 2018 April 16
Published on: 2018 September 13
Abstract
In this paper we will show the hardware and software implementation of the gforcr computing cluster operating in the LCD laboratory at the IAPS / INAF headquarters in Rome. The comput- ing system is used to perform Monte Carlo simulations using the GEANT4 toolkit in multithread mode. The simulations are designed to evaluate and reduce the background of the microcalorime- ter on board the ATHENA mission whose launch is expected in 2018.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.22323/1.315.0071
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