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As indicated on the Geant4 home page, Geant4 "is a toolkit for the simulation of the passage of particles through matter. Its areas of application include high energy, nuclear and accelerator physics, as well as studies in medical and space science."

Geant4 has been installed on the WestGrid Grex cluster. See the Software Versions tab for details on the specific versions that are available.


Geant4 is distributed under liberal license conditions, as described at

Using Geant4 on Grex

To set up your environment to use Geant4 on Grex, load the appropriate Geant4 module before building an application that uses the Geant4 libraries:

module load geant4/10.0

 Note that this module command performs the same function as the and geant4.csh scripts distributed with Geant4 and referenced in its installation guide.

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Page created: 2014-10-07.

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