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Re: Question Overlap with mother volume ! (Ioan-Charly)
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Re: None Re: Overlap with mother volume ! (Ioan-Charly)
Date: 06 Aug, 2014
From: Michael H. Kelsey <Michael H. Kelsey>

On Tue, 05 Aug 2014 20:19:33 GMT, Ioan-Charly wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> I think that i fix my problem... I change my world geometry! Before i
> had a sphere and i change it in a box. Now, when i run the command
> /geometry/test/run i have no more overlap and i find the uniform
> distribution what i expected.
> 
> I don't know why with a sphere i had overlap... If some one have an idea
> i m interest!

In this case, "overlap" means that the daughter volume extended outside the boundary of it's mother. If you create a sphere of radius R, and try to emplace a box with a side half-length of, for example, 0.75*R, then the corners of that box will extend outside the sphere by 0.3*R.

  -- Michael Kelsey

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