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Keywords: Volume Placement
Forum: Geometry
Re: Question Placing Daughter Volumes within repeated Mother Volume (Andre)
Date: 14 Aug, 2007
From: Gabriele Cosmo <Gabriele Cosmo>

> I am having issues placing a daughter volume within a repeated mother
> volume. Essentially I have three for loops (nested) which place
> repeated instances of the mother volume in a three dimensional quincunx
> array. What I want is to place one instance of the daughter volume in
> each instance of the mother volume. If I declare the placement of the
> daughter volume inside my nested for loops I end up having multiple
> daughter volumes for each mother volume. However, when I declare the
> placement of the daughter volume outside the nested for loop it appears
> there is only one daughter volume for each mother volume. Since I am
> still fairly new to Geant4 I am not confident that my program is
> functioning the way I want. It doesn't make sense to me that declaring
> the placement of the daughter volume outside the loops would place it
> inside each instance of the mother volume.

Can you please provide the piece of code concerned ?  It will help to
understand better what is the issue.

Cheers, Gabriele

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