Elegent—An elastic event generator

Published: 1 March 2014| Version 1 | DOI: 10.17632/g6ncgg956v.1
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J. Kašpar

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This program has been imported from the CPC Program Library held at Queen's University Belfast (1969-2018) Abstract Although elastic scattering of nucleons may look like a simple process, it presents a long-lasting challenge for theory. Due to missing hard energy scale, the perturbative QCD cannot be applied. Instead, many phenomenological/theoretical models have emerged. In this paper we present a unified implementation of some of the most prominent models in a C++ library, moreover extended to account for effects of the electromagnetic interaction. The library is complemented with a number of utilities. ... Title of program: Elegent Catalogue Id: AERT_v1_0 Nature of problem Monte-Carlo simulation of elastic nucleon-nucleon collisions Versions of this program held in the CPC repository in Mendeley Data AERT_v1_0; Elegent; 10.1016/j.cpc.2013.11.016

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Computational Physics, Elementary Particles

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