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I'm simulating electromagnetic and hadronic cascades in ice and investigating their photon production.
I noticed that less Cerenkov photons are produced in electromagnetic than in hadronic showers (e.g. 3e+8 for a 10 TeV neutron primary compared to 1e+8 for a 10TeV e- primary ). Which absolutely contradicts the expectations.
Any idea what might be causing this? I can not find any (default) cut on minimal energy etc. I'll attach my CerenkovPhysics.cc and PhysicsList.cc .
Thank you very much in advance!
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