Herwig 7.1 Release Note

Johannes Bellm, Stefan Gieseke, David Grellscheid, Patrick Kirchgaeßer, Frashër Loshaj, Graeme Nail, Andreas Papaefstathiou, Simon Plätzer, Radek Podskubka, Michael Rauch, Christian Reuschle, Peter Richardson, Peter Schichtel, Michael H. Seymour, Andrzej Siódmok, Stephen Webster

A new release of the Monte Carlo event generator Herwig (version 7.1) is now available. This version introduces a number of improvements, notably: multi-jet merging with the dipole shower at LO and NLO QCD; a new model for soft interactions and diffraction; improvements to mass effects and top decays in the dipole shower, as well as a new tune of the hadronisation parameters.

Particle Physics
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Austrian Fields of Science 2012
103012 High energy physics
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