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Overview of AliRoot

This part is under construction.

General AliRoot architecture

This picure is a general schema of the AliRoot architecture.

The following picture shows an high-level decomposition of AliRoot into functional blocks.

Virtual MonteCarlo schema

This picture illustrates the concept of Virtual MonteCarlo schema as it is implemented by AliRoot.

This picture illustrates the stepping action mechanism for the virtual MC. Only the GEANT 3 version is operational, while the GEANT 4 one is under testing.

AliRoot flow of control

This picture illustrates the AliRoot flow of control.


by Federico Carminati