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Geant4 Simulation Toolkit Tutorial

Location: W20-500

A four-day-long Geant4 workshop will be hosted by LNSP on MIT campus. The workshop will be offered by SLAC's Geant4 team.


You can register here. The registration is still open and limited to the first 50 participants.


  • Who should attend: scientists and engineers who perform MC simulations of interactions of particles and radiation with matter, in the fields of
    • High energy physics, medium and low energy nuclear physics
    • Nuclear Security
    • Material Science
    • Nuclear astrophysics
    • Space engineering
    • Medical research, radiation oncology, dosimetry
    • ...or anyone else who likes to nerd out with coding and simulation!
  • Required:
    • The participants should bring their own laptops
    • OS: GNU/Linux, Unix (Mac OS X)
    • Geant4 10.2-patch01 pre-installed
    • The above two past "requirements" are now recommendations. Instead we will provide you with a Geant4 Virtual Machine. For this option you need to have either VMware or Virtual Box installed on your laptop. See the official homepage for links and further description.
    • Intermediate ability to code in C++
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