McStas 1.1: A tool for building neutron Monte Carlo simulations

K. Lefmann, K. Nielsen, D.A. Tennant, B. Lake

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    Abstract

    McStas is a project to develop general tools for the creation of simulations of neutron scattering experiments. In this paper, we briefly introduce McStas and describe a particular application of the program: the Monte Carlo calculation of the resolution function of a standard triple-axis neutron scattering instrument. The method compares well with the analytical calculations of Popovici. (C) 2000 Elsevier Science B.V. All rights reserved.
    Original languageEnglish
    JournalPhysica B: Condensed Matter
    Volume276-278
    Pages (from-to)152-153
    ISSN0921-4526
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2000

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