Status of MERLIN

@article{Rafique2017StatusOM,
  title={Status of MERLIN},
  author={Haroon Rafique and Robert B. Appleby and R. J. Barlow and James Molson and Sam Tygier and Alessandra Valloni},
  journal={arXiv: Accelerator Physics},
  year={2017}
}
MERLIN is an accelerator physics library written in C++ which can be used for a range of accelerator tracking simulations, including collimation in hadron colliders. Recently MERLIN has been upgraded to provide a robust tool for HL-LHC collimation, including the treatment of composite materials, and a hollow electron lens process. We describe the features of MERLIN used in collimation simulations. 
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