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Re: Question A Newbie's question: how is an event generated (Huagang Yan)
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Re: Question Re: A Newbie's question: how is an event generated (Huagang Yan)
Date: 18 Aug, 2016
From: Makoto Asai <Makoto Asai>

> what is the difference
> between a run that has 50 events each having only one primary track and
> a run that has 1 event having 50 primary tracks? Are they physically the
> same?

If your interest is accumulating dose, flux or energy deposition, there is no difference after all. But if you need to simulate a position/time-sensitive detector, "hit" is generated per event.

Hope this helps, Makoto

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