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Program Overview

Frontpage
Program Flow
Settings Scheme
Particle Data Scheme
Program Files
Program Classes
Program Methods
Sample Main Programs

Setup Run Tasks

Save Settings
Main-Program Settings
Beam Parameters
Random-Number Seed
PDF Selection
Master Switches
Process Selection
  --   QCD
  --   Electroweak
  --   Onia
  --   Top
  --   Fourth Generation
  --   Higgs
  --   SUSY
  --   New Gauge Bosons
  --   Left-Right Symmetry
  --   Leptoquark
  --   Compositeness
  --   Hidden Valleys
  --   Extra Dimensions
A Second Hard Process
Phase Space Cuts
Couplings and Scales
Standard-Model Parameters
Total Cross Sections
Resonance Decays
Timelike Showers
Spacelike Showers
Weak Showers
Multiparton Interactions
Beam Remnants
Diffraction
Fragmentation
Flavour Selection
Particle Decays
R-hadrons
Bose-Einstein Effects
Hadron Scattering
Particle Data
Error Checks
Tunes

Study Output

Four-Vectors
Particle Properties
Event Record
Event Information
Event Statistics
Event Analysis
Histograms
Advanced Usage

Link to Other Programs

Les Houches Accord
SUSY Les Houches Accord
HepMC Interface
Semi-Internal Processes
Semi-Internal Resonances
MadGraph 5 Processes
Alpgen Event Interface
Matching and Merging
  --   POWHEG Merging
  --   CKKW-L Merging
  --   Jet Matching
  --   UMEPS Merging
  --   NLO Merging
User Hooks
Hadron-Level Standalone
External Decays
Beam Shape
Parton Distributions
Jet Finders
Random Numbers
Implement New Showers
RIVET usage
ROOT usage

Reference Materiel

Update History
Bibliography
Glossary
Version

Separate documents

Brief Introduction
Worksheet