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Stefan Prestel. Photo.

Stefan Prestel

Associate senior lecturer

Stefan Prestel. Photo.

MCPLOTS : A particle physics resource based on volunteer computing

Author

  • A. Karneyeu
  • L. Mijovic
  • S. Prestel
  • P. Z. Skands

Summary, in English

The mcplots.cern.ch web site (mcplots) provides a simple online repository of plots made with high-energy-physics event generators, comparing them to a wide variety of experimental data. The repository is based on the hepdata online database of experimental results and on the rivet Monte Carlo analysis tool. The repository is continually updated and relies on computing power donated by volunteers, via the lhc@home 2.0 platform.

Department/s

  • Department of Astronomy and Theoretical Physics

Publishing year

2014-01-01

Language

English

Pages

1-22

Publication/Series

European Physical Journal C

Volume

74

Issue

2

Document type

Journal article

Publisher

Springer

Topic

  • Subatomic Physics

Status

Published

ISBN/ISSN/Other

  • ISSN: 1434-6044