Monte Carlo method

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Monte Carlo method

a computer trial or study which uses random numbers in the simulation and analysis of complex relationships and events.
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Figure 6 shows the energy of the backscattered electrons determined by subtracting the energy deposited in the energy detector from the beam energy and compares it to an ETRAN Monte Carlo calculation convo- luted with a Gaussian to account for the energy resolution of the detector.
Monte Carlo calculations indicate this amount should be 1.
The best structure from the Monte Carlo calculation was used as the starting model for Rietveld refinement and the positions of all atoms refined subject to soft restraints on the standard geometric parameters (Table 1).
The DataSynapse platform is initially focused on the speed-starved financial services sector, targeting firm-wide risk management, Monte Carlo calculations, scenario simulations, and other readily parallelizable, compute-intensive applications within the financial services sector.
NumeriX has developed mathematical techniques that allow Monte Carlo calculations for treatment planning to be completed in several minutes on standard treatment planning platforms without compromising the accuracy.
NumeriX has developed techniques that dramatically speed up Monte Carlo calculations, potentially as fast as several minutes for a routine plan.
Based on LANSCE FP12 beam brightness measurements and Monte Carlo calculations [8], the predicted average gamma rate into a single detector is 20 MHz.
wall] correction factors from Monte Carlo calculations.
The energy distribution of electrons in the specimen can be modeled either from numerical solutions of the Boltzmann transport equations (3) or Monte Carlo calculations (4).