CERN Accelerating science

Working Groups

Here follows the list and the current composition of the GEANT4 working groups, which have been created in close relation with the sub-domains and activities identified in our project.

The members of each group are listed in alphatical order, with the exception of each group's coordinator,  listed first.


Run, Event and Detector Responses

  • Makoto Asai (SLAC) - Working group coordinator
  • Jonathan Madsen (AMD, US) - Working group deputy coordinator
  • Tsukasa Aso (Toyama National College of Maritime Technology)
  • Enrico Bagli (Univ. of Ferrara)
  • Gene Cooperman (Northeastern University)
  • Andrea Dotti
  • Andrew Green (Manchester University)
  • Akinori Kimura (Ashikaga University)
  • Hisaya Kurashige (Kobe University)
  • Koichi Murakami (KEK)

Tracking

  • Takashi Sasaki (KEK) - Working group coordinator
  • Shogo Okada (KEK) - Working group deputy coordinator
  • Katsuya Amako (KEK)

Particles and Track

  • Hisaya Kurashige (Kobe University) - Working group coordinator
  • Shogo Okada (KEK) - Working group deputy coordinator
  • Makoto Asai (SLAC)
  • Takashi Sasaki (KEK)

Geometry and Transport

  • Gabriele Cosmo (CERN) - Working group coordinator
  • John Apostolakis (CERN) - Working group deputy coordinator
  • Pedro Arce Dubois (CIEMAT)
  • Makoto Asai (SLAC)
  • Rodrigo Daniel Castro (Universidad de Buenos Aires (AR))
  • Andrei Gheata (CERN)
  • Mihaela Gheata (CERN, Institute of Space Science(Romania))
  • Vladimir Grichine (CERN, Lebedev Physical Institute, Moscow)
  • Ivana Hrivnacova (IN2P3/IPN Orsay)
  • Guilherme Lima (Fermilab)
  • Lucio Santi (Universidad de Buenos Aires (AR))
  • Raman Sehgal (Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC))
  • Dmitry Sorokin (CERN)
  • Evgueni Tcherniaev (Lebedev Physical Institute, Moscow)
  • Sandro Wenzel (CERN)

Generic Processes and Materials

  • Marc Verderi (IN2P3/LLR) - Working group coordinator
  • Vladimir Ivanchenko (CERN, RAS, Tomsk State University Russia) - Working group deputy coordinator
  • Makoto Asai (SLAC)
  • Laurent Desorgher (Radiophysics Institute, Lausanne)
  • Alexander Howard (CERN)
  • Hisaya Kurashige (Kobe University)
  • Fan Lei (RadMod, UK)
  • Michel Maire (IN2P3/LAPP, CMS)
  • Igor Semeniouk (IN2P3/LLR)
  • Pete Truscott (Kallisto Consultancy)
  • Anna Zaborowska (CERN)

Electromagnetic Physics

  • Vladimir Ivanchenko (CERN, RAS, Tomsk State University Russia) - Working group coordinator
  • Alexander Bagulya (Lebedev Physical Institute, Moscow)
  • Marilena Bandieramonte (Pittsburgh Univ.)
  • Denis Bernard (IN2P3/LLR)
  • Alexey Bogdanov (MEPhI Moscow)
  • Marie-Claude Bordage (CNRS/INSERM, Toulouse)
  • Jeremy Brown (Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands)
  • Igor Bulyzhenkov (MIPT - Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology)
  • Helmut Burkhardt (CERN)
  • Pablo Caron (ONERA, France)
  • Flore Chappuis (CHUV Lausanne, Switzerland)
  • Gerardo Depaola (FaMAF)
  • Paolo Dondero (SWHARD S.R.L., Genova, Italy)
  • Milos Dordevic (Vinca Institute, Belgrade, Serbia)
  • Sabine Elles (IN2P3/LAPP)
  • Bruce Faddegon (University of California, San Francisco)
  • Ziad Francis (Saint Joseph's University, Lebanon)
  • Krzysztof Genser (Fermilab)
  • Quentin Gibaru (ONERA, France)
  • Vladimir Grichine (CERN, Lebedev Physical Institute, Moscow)
  • Susanna Guatelli (Centre for Medical Radiation Physics, University Wollongong)
  • Paul Gueye (National Superconducting Cyclotron Laboratory(NSCL), Michigan State University)
  • Peter Gumplinger (TRIUMF)
  • Jonas Hahnfeld (CERN)
  • Alexander Howard (CERN)
  • Sebastien Incerti (CNRS, Paris)
  • Christophe Inguimbert (ONERA, France)
  • Soon Yung Jun (Fermilab)
  • Omrane Kadri (King Saud University, Saudi Arabia)
  • Mathieu Karamitros (Pessac, France)
  • Ioanna Kyriakou (Medical Physics Laboratory, University of Ioannina Medical School, Greece)
  • Damien Lambert (CEA)
  • Nathanael Lampe (Melbourne, Australia)
  • Se Byeong Lee (Protontherapy National Cancer Center in Seoul)
  • Zhuxin Li (IN2P3)
  • Francesco Longo (INFN Trieste)
  • Michel Maire (IN2P3/LAPP, CMS)
  • Alfonso Mantero (SWHARD S.R.L., Genova, Italy)
  • Miguel A. Mateus Dos Reis (Instituto Tecnologico e Nuclear, Sacavem, Portugal)
  • Claire Michelet (IN2P3)
  • Mihaly Novak (CERN)
  • Luciano Pandola (INFN LNGS)
  • Yann Perrot (Institut de Radioprotection et de Sûréte Nucléaire, Paris)
  • Giada Petringa (INFN LNS)
  • Ivan Petrovic (Vinca Institute, Belgrade, Serbia)
  • Mélanie Raine-Theillet (CEA)
  • Jose Ramos-Mendez (University of California, San Francisco)
  • Aleksandra Ristic Fira (Vinca Institute, Belgrade, Serbia)
  • Dousatsu Sakata (National Institutes for Quantum and Radiological Science and Technology (QST), Japan)
  • Dalila Salamani (CERN)
  • Giovanni Santin (ESA)
  • Daren Sawkey (Varian Medical Systems, Palo Alto, USA)
  • Igor Semeniouk (IN2P3/LLR)
  • Jae Ik Shin (Yonsei University, Seoul)
  • Wook Geun Shin (Bordeaux University, France)
  • Toshiyuki Toshito (National Institute for Radiological Sciences)
  • Hoang Tran (Institut de Radioprotection et de Sûréte Nucléaire, Paris)
  • Laszlo Urban (G4AI, Budapest, Hungary)
  • Carmen Maria Villagrasa Canton (Institut de Radioprotection et de Sûréte Nucléaire, Paris)
  • Hans-Joachim Wenzel (Fermilab)
  • Tomohiro Yamashita (Hyogo Ion Beam Medical Center)
  • Anna Zaborowska (CERN)
  • Sara Zein (IN2P3)

Hadronic Physics

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  • Alberto Ribon (CERN) - Working group coordinator
  • Andrei Afanaciev (George Washington University, Virginia, USA)
  • Pedro Arce Dubois (CIEMAT)
  • Sunanda Banerjee (Fermilab)
  • Bret Beck (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory)
  • Xiao Xiao Cai (European Spallation Source ERIC, Technical University of Denmark)
  • Daniel Cano Ott (CIEMAT)
  • Giacomo Cuttone (INFN LNS)
  • Jean-Christophe David (CEA)
  • Gunter Folger (CERN)
  • Aida Galoyan (CERN)
  • Krzysztof Genser (Fermilab)
  • Vladimir Grichine (CERN, Lebedev Physical Institute, Moscow)
  • Robert Hatcher (Fermilab)
  • Alexander Howard (CERN)
  • Vladimir Ivanchenko (CERN, RAS, Tomsk State University Russia)
  • Soon Yung Jun (Fermilab)
  • Michael Kelsey (Texas A&M University)
  • Thomas Kittelmann (European Spallation Source ERIC)
  • Tatsumi Koi (KEK)
  • Sergio Losilla (Neutron Therapeutics)
  • Kevin Lynch (York College, City University of New York)
  • Michel Maire (IN2P3/LAPP, CMS)
  • Carlo Mancini Terracciano (INFN Rome)
  • Davide Mancusi (CEA)
  • Emilio Mendoza Cembranos (CIEMAT)
  • Khaled Abdelwaged Mohamed Abdellatif (Umm Al-Qura University (Saudi Arabia))
  • Lorenzo Pezzotti (CERN)
  • José Manuel Quesada Molina (Universidad de Sevilla)
  • Jose-Luis Rodriguez-Sanchez (CEA)
  • Luis Sarmiento (Lund University)
  • Igor Strakovsky (George Washington University, Virginia, USA)
  • Michael Taylor (Manchester University)
  • Vladimir Uzhinskiy (CERN, JINR Dubna)
  • Jerome Verbeke (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory)
  • Vasilis Vlachoudis (CERN)
  • Hans-Joachim Wenzel (Fermilab)
  • Dennis Wright (International Space Elevator Consortium (ISEC))
  • Douglas Wright (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory)
  • Julia Yarba (Fermilab)
  • Demid Zharenov (CEA)

Persistency

  • Gabriele Cosmo (CERN) - Working group coordinator
  • Witold Pokorski (CERN) - Working group deputy coordinator
  • Pedro Arce Dubois (CIEMAT)
  • Guy Barrand (LAL Orsay)
  • Ivana Hrivnacova (IN2P3/IPN Orsay)

User and Category Interfaces

  • Koichi Murakami (KEK) - Working group coordinator
  • Hajime Yoshida (Shikoku University) - Working group deputy coordinator
  • Makoto Asai (SLAC)
  • Laurent Garnier (INSU/OSUR, University Rennes)

Visualisation

  • Laurent Garnier (INSU/OSUR, University Rennes) - Working group coordinator
  • Joseph Perl (SLAC) - Working group deputy coordinator
  • John Allison (Manchester University, STFC (Science and Technology Facilities Council, UK))
  • Makoto Asai (SLAC)
  • Guy Barrand (LAL Orsay)
  • Stewart Boogert (Royal Holloway, University of London)
  • Fred Jones (TRIUMF)
  • Akinori Kimura (Ashikaga University)
  • Laurence Nevay (Royal Holloway, University of London)
  • Satoshi Tanaka (Ritsumeikan University)
  • Evgueni Tcherniaev (Lebedev Physical Institute, Moscow)

Physics Lists and Validation Tools

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  • Gunter Folger (CERN) - Working group coordinator
  • Dmitri Konstantinov (IHEP Protvino) - Working group deputy coordinator
  • Kihyeon Cho (Korea Institute of Science and Technology Information)
  • Krzysztof Genser (Fermilab)
  • Robert Hatcher (Fermilab)
  • Alexander Howard (CERN)
  • Soonwook Hwang (Korea Institute of Science and Technology Information)
  • Vladimir Ivanchenko (CERN, RAS, Tomsk State University Russia)
  • Mathieu Karamitros (Pessac, France)
  • Grigorii Latyshev (CERN)
  • Davide Mancusi (CEA)
  • Myeong Hwan Mun (Korea Institute of Science and Technology Information)
  • Luciano Pandola (INFN LNGS)
  • Alberto Ribon (CERN)
  • Hans-Joachim Wenzel (Fermilab)
  • Julia Yarba (Fermilab)

Testing and Quality Assurance

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  • Soon Yung Jun (Fermilab) - Working group coordinator
  • Gunter Folger (CERN) - Working group deputy coordinator
  • Guilherme Amadio (CERN)
  • Philippe Canal (Fermilab)
  • Kihyeon Cho (Korea Institute of Science and Technology Information)
  • Gabriele Cosmo (CERN)
  • Daniel Elvira (Fermilab)
  • Krzysztof Genser (Fermilab)
  • Dmitri Konstantinov (IHEP Protvino)
  • Myeong Hwan Mun (Korea Institute of Science and Technology Information)
  • Julia Yarba (Fermilab)

Software Management

  • Ben Morgan (STFC (Science and Technology Facilities Council, UK), University of Warwick) - Working group coordinator
  • Gunter Folger (CERN) - Working group deputy coordinator
  • Gabriele Cosmo (CERN)
  • Jonathan Madsen (AMD, US)
  • Pere Mato Vila (CERN)
  • Koichi Murakami (KEK)
  • Igor Semeniouk (IN2P3/LLR)

Documentation Management

  • Alexander Howard (CERN) - Working group coordinator
  • Daren Sawkey (Varian Medical Systems, Palo Alto, USA) - Working group deputy coordinator
  • John Allison (Manchester University, STFC (Science and Technology Facilities Council, UK))
  • Makoto Asai (SLAC)
  • Gabriele Cosmo (CERN)
  • Gunter Folger (CERN)
  • Laurent Garnier (INSU/OSUR, University Rennes)
  • Ivana Hrivnacova (IN2P3/IPN Orsay)
  • Vladimir Ivanchenko (CERN, RAS, Tomsk State University Russia)
  • Dmitri Konstantinov (IHEP Protvino)
  • Grigorii Latyshev (CERN)
  • Ben Morgan (STFC (Science and Technology Facilities Council, UK), University of Warwick)
  • Mihaly Novak (CERN)
  • Alberto Ribon (CERN)
  • Luis Sarmiento (Lund University)
  • Marc Verderi (IN2P3/LLR)
  • Anna Zaborowska (CERN)

Novice and Extended Examples

  • Ivana Hrivnacova (IN2P3/IPN Orsay) - Working group coordinator
  • Alexander Howard (CERN) - Working group deputy coordinator
  • John Allison (Manchester University, STFC (Science and Technology Facilities Council, UK))
  • Pedro Arce Dubois (CIEMAT)
  • Makoto Asai (SLAC)
  • Gabriele Cosmo (CERN)
  • Gunter Folger (CERN)
  • Laurent Garnier (INSU/OSUR, University Rennes)
  • Sebastien Incerti (CNRS, Paris)
  • Vladimir Ivanchenko (CERN, RAS, Tomsk State University Russia)
  • Michel Maire (IN2P3/LAPP, CMS)
  • Koichi Murakami (KEK)
  • Yann Perrot (Institut de Radioprotection et de Sûréte Nucléaire, Paris)
  • Witold Pokorski (CERN)
  • Alberto Ribon (CERN)
  • Hoang Tran (Institut de Radioprotection et de Sûréte Nucléaire, Paris)
  • Marc Verderi (IN2P3/LLR)

Advanced Examples

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  • Susanna Guatelli (Centre for Medical Radiation Physics, University Wollongong) - Working group coordinator
  • Francesco Romano (INFN Catania) - Working group deputy coordinator
  • Makoto Asai (SLAC)
  • G. A. Pablo Cirrone (INFN LNS)
  • Miguel Antonio Cortes-Giraldo (Universidad de Sevilla)
  • Gabriele Cosmo (CERN)
  • Giacomo Cuttone (INFN LNS)
  • Sebastien Incerti (CNRS, Paris)
  • Francesco Longo (INFN Trieste)
  • Bernardo Neto Gomes Baptista Tome (LIP Lisboa)
  • Luciano Pandola (INFN LNGS)
  • Giada Petringa (INFN LNS)
  • Ivan Petrovic (Vinca Institute, Belgrade, Serbia)
  • Maria Grazia Pia (INFN Genova)
  • Aleksandra Ristic Fira (Vinca Institute, Belgrade, Serbia)
  • Giorgio Russo (INFN LNS)
  • Anna Zaborowska (CERN)