EGSnrc: software for Monte Carlo simulation of ionizing radiation

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Alternative titleEGSnrc : logiciel pour la simulation Monte Carlo du rayonnement ionisant
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Physical descriptionEGSnrc is a set of source files and utilities to build Monte Carlo simulations of ionizing radiation. EGSnrc is developped primarily on and for GNU/Linux operating systems, but it can also be installed on macOS and Windows. It is not a stand-alone software and it requires the following: Fortran, C and C++ compilers; the GNU make utility; and optionally the Tcl/Tk interpreter and the Qt GUI toolkit.
SubjectEGSnrc; dosimetry; radiation transport; ionizing radiation; Monte Carlo simulation; medical physics; metrology; radiation therapy
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Record created2019-11-06
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