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Forum: Hadronic Processes
Date: 15 Dec, 2014
From: Dipak Rimal <Dipak Rimal>

Hello G4 experts I am trying to use INCLXX physics to simulate interaction of 1 GeV proton on Hg target. I am getting frequent energy conservation violation warnings such as:

[INCL++] Warning: energy conservation violated by 6.73985 MeV in 47.8781-MeV neutron + Be9 inelastic reaction, in direct kinematics. Will resample. [INCL++] Warning: maximum number of tries exceeded for the proposed 5.14186-MeV proton + Hg201 inelastic reaction, in direct kinematics.

The simulation even quits sometimes after exceeding maximum number of tries. I tried the latest release of GEANT4 ( 10.1 ) too but I still get same warning messages.

This happens for low energies interactions. Since I am working on low energy regime, I am a bit concerned about these warnings. Can you please comment on the severity of these warnings and possible resolutions?

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1 None: Re: Energy Conservation violation warning while using INCLXX physics list   (Davide Mancusi - 15 Dec, 2014)
1 None: Re: Energy Conservation violation warning while using INCLXX physics list   (Dipak Rimal - 18 Dec, 2014)
1 Idea: Re: Energy Conservation violation warning while using INCLXX physics list   (Vladimir Ivanchenko - 18 Dec, 2014)
2 None: Re: Energy Conservation violation warning while using INCLXX physics list   (Yuan Hu - Apr 25, 17:44)
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