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Goals and tasks

The goals and tasks of this tutorial are
  • To teach you about the most basic neutron scattering.
  • To let you understand some of the typical components in a neutron scattering instrument.
  • To teach you basic usage of the McStas neutron simulation package.
  • To let you create your first McStas instruments, a two axis diffractometer and a triple axis spectrometer.
  • To teach you how to modify your instrument for a specific task.
  • To help you learn to debug instruments.
  • To help you aquire and analyze data from McStas simulations.

Peter Kjær Willendrup 2015-11-12

Last Modified: Thursday, 12-Nov-2015 11:53:11 CET
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