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27 <TD><img src="picts/MadHatter.gif" alt="ALICE Off-line Project Logo">
28 <TD><img src="picts/manual_name.gif" alt="AliRoot description">
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33 <h2>Overview of AliRoot</h2>
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36 <font size=+2 color=red><blink>This part is under construction.</blink>
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39 <h3>General AliRoot architecture</h3>
40
41 <p> This picure is a general schema of the AliRoot architecture.
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43 <center><img src="picts/architecture.gif" height=500></center>
44
45 <p> The following picture shows an high-level decomposition of AliRoot
46 into functional blocks.
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48 <center><img src="picts/aliroot_schema.gif" height=400></center>
49
50 <h3>Virtual MonteCarlo schema</h3>
51
52 <p> This picture illustrates the concept of Virtual MonteCarlo schema
53 as it is implemented by AliRoot.
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55 <center><img src="picts/virtualmc.gif" height=500></center>
56
57 <p> This picture illustrates the stepping action mechanism for the virtual
58 MC. Only the GEANT&nbsp;3 version is operational, while the GEANT&nbsp;4
59 one is under testing.
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61 <center><img src="picts/virtualmc2.gif" height=300></center>
62
63 <h3>AliRoot flow of control</h3>
64
65 <p> This picture illustrates the AliRoot flow of control.
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67 <center><img src="picts/alirootflow.gif" height=300></center>
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75 by <a href="mailto:Federico.Carminati@cern.ch">Federico Carminati</a>
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