400 MeV/n C-12 Fragmentation test

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Short description: The test calculates the fragmentation yield, angular and kinetic energy distribution of light fragments produced by a mono-energetic 400 MeV/nucl C-12 beam, in a thick water target.

Reference publication: D. Bolst et al, 2017, Validation of Geant4 fragmentation for Heavy Ion Therapy, NIM A, vol. 869, pp. 68-75.

Geant-val layout: C12Frag

Reference data: Haettner et al, Phys Med Biol. 2013 Dec 7;58(23):8265-79. doi: 10.1088/0031-9155/58/23/8265. Epub 2013 Nov 11

Tested EM hadronic physics constructors:

  • G4EMStandard_option3
  • G4EMStandard_option4

Tested hadronic physics constructors:

  • QMD
  • QBBC

-- SusannaGuatelli - 2018-11-27

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