Fast simulation of muons produced at the SHiP experiment using Generative Adversarial Networks

@inproceedings{Collaboration2019FastSO,
  title={Fast simulation of muons produced at the SHiP experiment using Generative Adversarial Networks},
  author={SHiP Collaboration},
  year={2019}
}
This paper presents a fast approach to simulating muons produced in interactions of the SPS proton beams with the target of the SHiP experiment. The SHiP experiment will be able to search for new long-lived particles produced in a 400 GeV/c SPS proton beam dump and which travel distances between fifty metres and tens of kilometers. The SHiP detector needs to operate under ultra-low background conditions and requires large simulated samples of muon induced background processes. Through the use… Expand

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