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Bubble Chamber Simulation

 

This Java-script program simulates events in a Bubble Chamber. It will simulate one particle, the decay K- + p→Λ π+ π- (Λ→pπ-), and a Higgs decay in a Collider experiment (See Properties, under File). It also allows changes to the momentum and magnetic field, as well as track identification and momentum calculation.

It downloads in a zip file. To start the simulation either Double-Click on the file "Bubble1.1.jar" or from within that directory type "java -jar Bubble1.1.jar". It needs Java 5 (JRE 1.5) or greater. The Current version is 1.1.

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