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DOI: 10.5445/IR/1000041534

The AUGERHIT Option of the Air Shower Simulation Program CORSIKA

Oehlschläger, Jürgen; Heck, Dieter

Abstract:
This report describes the size reduction of the particle data output file(s) for Auger simulations. This reduction is achieved by a (random) selection of the shower core position relative to the triangular grid of detectors, as for all shower particles in the observation plane it is checked whether they arrive in the neighbourhood of a corresponding detector position. Only hitting particles are kept for the output. All other particles falling onto the Argentinian pampa far from any detector are skipped.


Zugehörige Institution(en) am KIT Institut für Kernphysik (IKP)
Publikationstyp Forschungsbericht
Jahr 2014
Sprache Englisch
Identifikator ISSN: 2194-1629
URN: urn:nbn:de:swb:90-415349
KITopen ID: 1000041534
HGF-Programm 51.53.01; LK 02
Verlag KIT, Karlsruhe
Umfang 8 S.
Serie KIT Scientific Working Papers ; 20
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