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Forum: Processes Involving Optical Photons
Date: 04 Feb, 2010
From: Chibueze Zimuzo <Chibueze Zimuzo>

Hello all;

I would like to count the number of photoelectrons created in my PMTs for each event. I just thought of a crude fixed like this:

1) creating a method in the myUserEventInformation class - IncPMT_Detection(),

2)and in mysteppingAction class did the following:

      case Detection: //Note, this assumes that the volume causing detection
                      //is the photocathode because it is the only one with
	              //non-zero efficiency
	  //Triger sensitive detector manually since photon is
	  //absorbed but status was Detection
	  G4SDManager* SDman = G4SDManager::GetSDMpointer();
	  G4String sdName="/CCDet/pmt_SD";
	  CCPMTSD* pmt_SD = (CCPMTSD*)SDman
Although, I got some results, I'm not really sure if my method is right, hence I would appreciate your opinions.


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1 Feedback: Re: Counting PMT photoelectrons   (Gumplinger Peter - 08 Feb, 2010)
2 Ok: Re: Counting PMT photoelectrons   (Chibueze Zimuzo - 09 Feb, 2010)
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