EPJ Web of Conferences
Volume 66, 2014INPC 2013 – International Nuclear Physics Conference
|Number of page(s)||4|
|Section||Nuclear Physics Based Applications|
|Published online||20 March 2014|
Simulation toolkit with CMOS detector in the framework of hadrontherapy
1 Institut Pluridisciplinaire Hubert Curien, F-67037 Strasbourg, France
2 Université de Lyon, Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1, CNRS/IN2P3, Institut de Physique Nucléaire de Lyon, 69622 Villeurbanne, France
a e-mail: email@example.com
Published online: 20 March 2014
Proton imaging can be seen as a powerful technique for on-line monitoring of ion range during carbon ion therapy irradiation. The protons detection technique uses, as three-dimensional tracking system, a set of CMOS sensor planes. A simulation toolkit based on GEANT4 and ROOT is presented including detector response and reconstruction algorithm.
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