EPJ Web Conf.
Volume 207, 2019Very Large Volume Neutrino Telescopes (VLVnT-2018)
|Number of page(s)||4|
|Published online||10 May 2019|
Report on the ASTERICS projects CORELib and ROAst
INFN Gruppo Collegato di Salerno, Via Giovanni Paolo II, 132, 84084 Fisciano, Italy
2 INFN-CNAF Viale Carlo Berti-Pichat 6/2, 40127 Bologna, Italy
3 Dipartimento di Fisica Università di Salerno, Via Giovanni Paolo II, 132, 84084 Fisciano, Italy
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Published online: 10 May 2019
Two projects included in the OBELICS work package of the ASTERICS cluster will be described: CORELib and ROAst. CORELib is a collection of simulated showers induced by primary cosmic rays and a common framework to produce and manage such large production. CORELib provides high-statistics simulation for various astroparticle and astronomy experiments. The simulations are obtained by employing the widely used CORSIKA simulation framework. The parameters of simulations are available and easily accessible to the users. The goal of ROAst (ROot extension for Astronomy) is to extend the ROOT capabilities adding packages and tools for astrophysical research “bridging” the gap between particle physics and astronomy. The focus is on astronomical catalogues integration and on the support for astronomical coordinate transformations, manipulations as well as the graphical representation of astronomical regions of the sky.
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