Message: Re: count only isotopes with various decay modes Not Logged In (login)
 Next-in-Thread Next-in-Thread
 Next-in-Forum Next-in-Forum

Feedback Re: count only isotopes with various decay modes 

Forum: Event and Track Management
Re: Question count only isotopes with various decay modes (Cristian Bungau)
Date: 08 Nov, 2012
From: Gumplinger Peter <Gumplinger Peter>

Hi Cristian,

I am no expert with isotope production simulations, but seeing that nobody has answered you yet, I can maybe try to give you some hits.

1) in your SteppingAction you need to look for secondaries that have been produced in the current step and whether these are 'isotopes'. (how this is done is the topic of another thread in this or another forum)

2) then, you need to access the G4DecayTable (Channel etc.) of the isotope (probably through G4IsotopeProperty)

My guess is the code at:

should help. I'd hope that someone who actually knows the answer will post because there is no G4 example whose code does what you want.


On Sun, 28 Oct 2012 04:17:25 GMT, Cristian Bungau wrote:

> Hello,
> I am trying to simulate the isotope productions and I was wondering if
> it is possible in stepping action to access the decay mode for the
> isotope produced, and therefore to count only those which will decay via
> IT or EC for example.
> Thank you very much,
> Best regards,
> Cristian

 Add Message Add Message
to: "Re: count only isotopes with various decay modes"

 Subscribe Subscribe

This site runs SLAC HyperNews version 1.11-slac-98, derived from the original HyperNews

[ Geant 4 Home | Geant 4 HyperNews | Search | Request New Forum | Feedback ]