Geant4 Beginner Course

Europe/Rome
Queen's University - Belfast (Northern Ireland)

Queen's University - Belfast (Northern Ireland)

Francesco Romano (LNS) , Giuseppe Cirrone (LNS)
Description
This course will give a basic overview on the main characteristics of the Geant4 Monte Carlo toolkit. Theoretical lessons will be coupled to practical exercises that will give the possibility to the student to move the firsts steps with the code, from the installation, to the run of a simple application. A limited number of 27 participants can be admitted and only the Students that complete the registration form can be admitted. Registration cost is 200£ and the fee can be paid at the school site, on the first day.
Overview with practical sessions on the Geant4 Monte Carlo toolkit, from the installation to its main characteristics.

PRACTICAL EXERCISES
http://geant4.lngs.infn.it/courseBelfast2014/exercises/html/introduction/

CODE TO DOWNLOAD
http://geant4.lngs.infn.it/courseBelfast2014/code/taskxx.tar (change xx properly)

Participants
  • Aimee Hoper
  • Amilcar Antonio
  • Brendan Dromey
  • Cezarina-Isabela Chirvase
  • David Bruton
  • David Lockley
  • Dean Rusby
  • Donny Harwood
  • Fred Currel
  • Giuliana Giuseppina Milluzzo
  • John Warmenhoven
  • Jordan Taylor
  • Maryam Mohagheghniapour
  • Matthew Tooley
  • Mohammed Ismael
  • Nick Henthorn
  • Nuala Hanley
  • Robert Coen
  • Robert Deas
  • Robert Moss
  • Roberto Versaci
  • Rory Garland
  • Saadat Ali
  • Seyed Mirfayzi
  • Shahbaz Ahmed
  • Sofya Baraeva
  • Stefan E. Mueller
  • Tanjilul Amin
    • 9:30 AM 10:30 AM
      Geant4 Introduction
      slides
    • 10:30 AM 11:00 AM
      Geant4 Installation
      slides
    • 11:00 AM 11:30 AM
      Coffee break 30m
    • 11:30 AM 12:00 PM
      Installation of Geant4 (Version 10)
    • 12:00 PM 12:30 PM
      Interactive session (web site, .....)
    • 12:30 PM 2:30 PM
      Lunch 2h
    • 2:30 PM 3:30 PM
      Practical session: Task0 + Multi Thread example
    • 3:30 PM 4:00 PM
      Coffee break 30m
    • 4:00 PM 5:00 PM
      Examples of Geant4 applications
    • 9:00 AM 10:00 AM
      Geometry and Materials
      slides
    • 10:00 AM 12:00 PM
      Practical session: Task1 - Geometry and Materials
    • 9:30 AM 10:30 AM
      Generation of the primary beam
      slides
    • 10:30 AM 11:00 AM
      Practical session: Generation of the primary beam - Task2
    • 11:00 AM 11:30 AM
      Interaction with the Geant4 kernel
      slides
    • 9:30 AM 10:00 AM
      Particles and processes
      slides
    • 10:00 AM 11:00 AM
      Practical session (Task3)
    • 11:00 AM 11:30 AM
      Physics
      slides
    • 11:30 AM 12:30 PM
      Practical session (Task4)
    • 12:30 PM 2:30 PM
      Lunch 2h
    • 2:30 PM 3:00 PM
      Interaction with the Geant4 kernel
      slides
    • 3:00 PM 4:00 PM
      Practical session: Task5 - Interaction with the kernel
    • 4:00 PM 4:30 PM
      Concluding overview