Get it on Google Play
New! Download Unionpedia on your Android™ device!
Faster access than browser!


Index ROOT

ROOT is an object-oriented program and library developed by CERN. [1]

125 relations: Abstraction (computer science), AGILE (satellite), AIDA (computing), ALICE experiment, Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer, Antarctic Impulse Transient Antenna, ANTARES (telescope), Astronomy, Astroparticle physics, ATLAS experiment, BaBar experiment, Belle experiment, BES III, C++, CERN, CERN Program Library, CINT, Command-line interface, Compact Muon Solenoid, COMPASS experiment, Computational science, Computer performance, Computer program, Cross-platform, Cryogenic Rare Event Search with Superconducting Thermometers, CUORE, Curve fitting, D0 experiment, Dark Matter Time Projection Chamber, Data acquisition, Data analysis, Data mining, Database, Distributed computing, Distribution (mathematics), Event generator, Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope, Fortran, Four-vector, Function (mathematics), Functional (mathematics), Gamma-ray astronomy, Geant4, GlueX, GNU General Public License, GNU Lesser General Public License, GRAPES-3, Graph of a function, Graphical user interface, Graphical user interface builder, ..., Grid computing, High Altitude Water Cherenkov Experiment, High Energy Stereoscopic System, HippoDraw, Histogram, Hitomi (satellite), IA-32, IBM AIX, IBM OpenDX, IceCube Neutrino Observatory, IGOR Pro, Interpreter (computing), Java Analysis Studio, Large Hadron Collider, LaTeX, LHCb experiment, Library (computing), Linux, MacOS, MAGIC (telescope), MATLAB, Matplotlib, Matrix (mathematics), Maximum likelihood estimation, Megabyte, Microsoft Windows, Milagro (experiment), MINERνA, MINOS, Monte Carlo method, Mu2e, Multivariate analysis, NA61 experiment, Neural network, NOvA, NumPy, Object-oriented programming, OpenScientist, OPERA experiment, Operating system, PAMELA detector, Particle physics, PDF, Perl, Perl Data Language, Persistence (computer science), Petabyte, PHENIX detector, Physics Analysis Workstation, Pierre Auger Observatory, Plot (graphics), PoGOLite, Portable Network Graphics, PostScript, Python (programming language), R (programming language), Reflection (computer programming), Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider, Ruby (programming language), Scalable Vector Graphics, Scientific Linux, SciPy, Scripting language, Serialization, SNO+, Solaris (operating system), Standard Template Library, STAR detector, Statistics, T2K experiment, VERITAS, Visualization (graphics), X-ray astronomy, X86-64, 3D computer graphics. Expand index (75 more) »

Abstraction (computer science)

In software engineering and computer science, abstraction is.

New!!: ROOT and Abstraction (computer science) · See more »

AGILE (satellite)

AGILE (Astro‐Rivelatore Gamma a Immagini Leggero) is an X-ray and Gamma ray astronomical satellite of the Italian Space Agency (ASI).

New!!: ROOT and AGILE (satellite) · See more »

AIDA (computing)

Abstract Interfaces for Data Analysis (AIDA) is a set of defined interfaces and formats for representing common data analysis objects.

New!!: ROOT and AIDA (computing) · See more »

ALICE experiment

ALICE (A Large Ion Collider Experiment) is one of seven detector experiments at the Large Hadron Collider at CERN.

New!!: ROOT and ALICE experiment · See more »

Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer

The Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer, also designated AMS-02, is a particle physics experiment module that is mounted on the International Space Station (ISS).

New!!: ROOT and Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer · See more »

Antarctic Impulse Transient Antenna

The Antarctic Impulsive Transient Antenna (ANITA) experiment has been designed to study ultra-high-energy (UHE) cosmic neutrinos by detecting the radio pulses emitted by their interactions with the Antarctic ice sheet.

New!!: ROOT and Antarctic Impulse Transient Antenna · See more »

ANTARES (telescope)

ANTARES is the name of a neutrino detector residing 2.5 km under the Mediterranean Sea off the coast of Toulon, France.

New!!: ROOT and ANTARES (telescope) · See more »


Astronomy (from ἀστρονομία) is a natural science that studies celestial objects and phenomena.

New!!: ROOT and Astronomy · See more »

Astroparticle physics

Astroparticle physics, also called particle astrophysics, is a branch of particle physics that studies elementary particles of astronomical origin and their relation to astrophysics and cosmology.

New!!: ROOT and Astroparticle physics · See more »

ATLAS experiment

ATLAS (A Toroidal LHC ApparatuS) is one of the seven particle detector experiments constructed at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), a particle accelerator at CERN (the European Organization for Nuclear Research) in Switzerland.

New!!: ROOT and ATLAS experiment · See more »

BaBar experiment

The BaBar experiment, or simply BaBar, is an international collaboration of more than 500 physicists and engineers studying the subatomic world at energies of approximately ten times the rest mass of a proton (~10 GeV).

New!!: ROOT and BaBar experiment · See more »

Belle experiment

The Belle experiment was a particle physics experiment conducted by the Belle Collaboration, an international collaboration of more than 400 physicists and engineers, at the High Energy Accelerator Research Organisation (KEK) in Tsukuba, Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan.

New!!: ROOT and Belle experiment · See more »


The Beijing Spectrometer III (BES III) is a particle physics experiment at the Beijing Electron–Positron Collider II (BEPC II) at the Institute of High Energy Physics (IHEP).

New!!: ROOT and BES III · See more »


C++ ("see plus plus") is a general-purpose programming language.

New!!: ROOT and C++ · See more »


The European Organization for Nuclear Research (Organisation européenne pour la recherche nucléaire), known as CERN (derived from the name Conseil européen pour la recherche nucléaire), is a European research organization that operates the largest particle physics laboratory in the world.

New!!: ROOT and CERN · See more »

CERN Program Library

The CERN Program Library or CERNLIB was a set of FORTRAN 77 libraries and modules, developed at the European Organization for Nuclear Research CERN.

New!!: ROOT and CERN Program Library · See more »


CINT is a command line C/C++ interpreter that is included in the object oriented data analysis package ROOT.

New!!: ROOT and CINT · See more »

Command-line interface

A command-line interface or command language interpreter (CLI), also known as command-line user interface, console user interface and character user interface (CUI), is a means of interacting with a computer program where the user (or client) issues commands to the program in the form of successive lines of text (command lines).

New!!: ROOT and Command-line interface · See more »

Compact Muon Solenoid

The Compact Muon Solenoid (CMS) experiment is one of two large general-purpose particle physics detectors built on the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN in Switzerland and France.

New!!: ROOT and Compact Muon Solenoid · See more »

COMPASS experiment

The NA58 experiment, or COMPASS (standing for "Common Muon and Proton Apparatus for Structure and Spectroscopy") is a 60-metre-long fixed-target experiment at the M2 beam line of the SPS at CERN.

New!!: ROOT and COMPASS experiment · See more »

Computational science

Computational science (also scientific computing or scientific computation (SC)) is a rapidly growing multidisciplinary field that uses advanced computing capabilities to understand and solve complex problems.

New!!: ROOT and Computational science · See more »

Computer performance

Computer performance is the amount of work accomplished by a computer system.

New!!: ROOT and Computer performance · See more »

Computer program

A computer program is a collection of instructions for performing a specific task that is designed to solve a specific class of problems.

New!!: ROOT and Computer program · See more »


In computing, cross-platform software (also multi-platform software or platform-independent software) is computer software that is implemented on multiple computing platforms.

New!!: ROOT and Cross-platform · See more »

Cryogenic Rare Event Search with Superconducting Thermometers

The Cryogenic Rare Event Search with Superconducting Thermometers (CRESST) is a collaboration of European experimental particle physics groups involved in the construction of cryogenic detectors for direct dark matter searches.

New!!: ROOT and Cryogenic Rare Event Search with Superconducting Thermometers · See more »


The Cryogenic Underground Observatory for Rare Events (CUORE, pronounced) is a particle physics facility located underground at the Laboratori Nazionali del Gran Sasso in Assergi, Italy.

New!!: ROOT and CUORE · See more »

Curve fitting

Curve fitting is the process of constructing a curve, or mathematical function, that has the best fit to a series of data points, possibly subject to constraints.

New!!: ROOT and Curve fitting · See more »

D0 experiment

The DØ experiment (sometimes written D0 experiment, or DZero experiment) consists of a worldwide collaboration of scientists conducting research on the fundamental nature of matter.

New!!: ROOT and D0 experiment · See more »

Dark Matter Time Projection Chamber

The Dark Matter Time Projection Chamber (DMTPC) is an experiment for direct detection of weakly interacting massive particles (WIMPs), one of the most favored candidates for dark matter.

New!!: ROOT and Dark Matter Time Projection Chamber · See more »

Data acquisition

Data acquisition is the process of sampling signals that measure real world physical conditions and converting the resulting samples into digital numeric values that can be manipulated by a computer.

New!!: ROOT and Data acquisition · See more »

Data analysis

Data analysis is a process of inspecting, cleansing, transforming, and modeling data with the goal of discovering useful information, informing conclusions, and supporting decision-making.

New!!: ROOT and Data analysis · See more »

Data mining

Data mining is the process of discovering patterns in large data sets involving methods at the intersection of machine learning, statistics, and database systems.

New!!: ROOT and Data mining · See more »


A database is an organized collection of data, stored and accessed electronically.

New!!: ROOT and Database · See more »

Distributed computing

Distributed computing is a field of computer science that studies distributed systems.

New!!: ROOT and Distributed computing · See more »

Distribution (mathematics)

Distributions (or generalized functions) are objects that generalize the classical notion of functions in mathematical analysis.

New!!: ROOT and Distribution (mathematics) · See more »

Event generator

Event generators are software libraries that generate simulated high-energy particle physics events.

New!!: ROOT and Event generator · See more »

Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope

The Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope (FGST), formerly called the Gamma-ray Large Area Space Telescope (GLAST), is a space observatory being used to perform gamma-ray astronomy observations from low Earth orbit.

New!!: ROOT and Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope · See more »


Fortran (formerly FORTRAN, derived from Formula Translation) is a general-purpose, compiled imperative programming language that is especially suited to numeric computation and scientific computing.

New!!: ROOT and Fortran · See more »


In special relativity, a four-vector (also known as a 4-vector) is an object with four components, which transform in a specific way under Lorentz transformation.

New!!: ROOT and Four-vector · See more »

Function (mathematics)

In mathematics, a function was originally the idealization of how a varying quantity depends on another quantity.

New!!: ROOT and Function (mathematics) · See more »

Functional (mathematics)

In mathematics, the term functional (as a noun) has at least two meanings.

New!!: ROOT and Functional (mathematics) · See more »

Gamma-ray astronomy

Gamma-ray astronomy is the astronomical observation of gamma rays,Astronomical literature generally hyphenates "gamma-ray" when used as an adjective, but uses "gamma ray" without a hyphen for the noun.

New!!: ROOT and Gamma-ray astronomy · See more »


Geant4 (for GEometry ANd Tracking) is a platform for "the simulation of the passage of particles through matter," using Monte Carlo methods.

New!!: ROOT and Geant4 · See more »


GlueX is a particle physics experiment located at the Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility (JLab) accelerator.

New!!: ROOT and GlueX · See more »

GNU General Public License

The GNU General Public License (GNU GPL or GPL) is a widely used free software license, which guarantees end users the freedom to run, study, share and modify the software.

New!!: ROOT and GNU General Public License · See more »

GNU Lesser General Public License

The GNU Lesser General Public License (LGPL) is a free software license published by the Free Software Foundation (FSF).

New!!: ROOT and GNU Lesser General Public License · See more »


The GRAPES-3 experiment (or Gamma Ray Astronomy PeV EnergieS phase-3) located at Ooty in India started as a collaboration of the Indian Tata Institute of Fundamental Research and the Japanese Osaka City University, and now also includes the Japanese Nagoya Women's University.

New!!: ROOT and GRAPES-3 · See more »

Graph of a function

In mathematics, the graph of a function f is, formally, the set of all ordered pairs, and, in practice, the graphical representation of this set.

New!!: ROOT and Graph of a function · See more »

Graphical user interface

The graphical user interface (GUI), is a type of user interface that allows users to interact with electronic devices through graphical icons and visual indicators such as secondary notation, instead of text-based user interfaces, typed command labels or text navigation.

New!!: ROOT and Graphical user interface · See more »

Graphical user interface builder

A graphical user interface builder (or GUI builder), also known as GUI designer, is a software development tool that simplifies the creation of GUIs by allowing the designer to arrange graphical control elements (often called widgets) using a drag-and-drop WYSIWYG editor.

New!!: ROOT and Graphical user interface builder · See more »

Grid computing

Grid computing is the collection of computer resources from multiple locations to reach a common goal.

New!!: ROOT and Grid computing · See more »

High Altitude Water Cherenkov Experiment

The High Altitude Water Cherenkov Experiment or High Altitude Water Cherenkov Observatory (also known as HAWC) is a gamma-ray and cosmic ray observatory located on the flanks of the Sierra Negra volcano in the Mexican state of Puebla at an altitude of 4100 meters, at.

New!!: ROOT and High Altitude Water Cherenkov Experiment · See more »

High Energy Stereoscopic System

High Energy Stereoscopic System (H.E.S.S.) is a system of Imaging Atmospheric Cherenkov Telescopes (IACT) for the investigation of cosmic gamma rays in the photon energy range of 0.03 to 100 TeV.

New!!: ROOT and High Energy Stereoscopic System · See more »


HippoDraw is a powerful object-oriented statistical data analysis package written in C++, with user interaction via a Qt-based GUI and a Python-scriptable interface.

New!!: ROOT and HippoDraw · See more »


A histogram is an accurate representation of the distribution of numerical data.

New!!: ROOT and Histogram · See more »

Hitomi (satellite)

, also known as ASTRO-H and New X-ray Telescope (NeXT), was an X-ray astronomy satellite commissioned by the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) for studying extremely energetic processes in the Universe.

New!!: ROOT and Hitomi (satellite) · See more »


IA-32 (short for "Intel Architecture, 32-bit", sometimes also called i386) is the 32-bit version of the x86 instruction set architecture, first implemented in the Intel 80386 microprocessors in 1985.

New!!: ROOT and IA-32 · See more »


AIX (Advanced Interactive eXecutive, pronounced) is a series of proprietary Unix operating systems developed and sold by IBM for several of its computer platforms.

New!!: ROOT and IBM AIX · See more »


OpenDX stands for Open Data Explorer and is IBM's scientific data visualization software.

New!!: ROOT and IBM OpenDX · See more »

IceCube Neutrino Observatory

The IceCube Neutrino Observatory (or simply IceCube) is a neutrino observatory constructed at the Amundsen–Scott South Pole Station in Antarctica.

New!!: ROOT and IceCube Neutrino Observatory · See more »


IGOR Pro is a scientific data analysis software, numerical computing environment and programming language that runs on Windows or Mac operating systems.

New!!: ROOT and IGOR Pro · See more »

Interpreter (computing)

In computer science, an interpreter is a computer program that directly executes, i.e. performs, instructions written in a programming or scripting language, without requiring them previously to have been compiled into a machine language program.

New!!: ROOT and Interpreter (computing) · See more »

Java Analysis Studio

Java Analysis Studio (JAS) is an object oriented data analysis package developed for the analysis of particle physics data.

New!!: ROOT and Java Analysis Studio · See more »

Large Hadron Collider

The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) is the world's largest and most powerful particle collider, the most complex experimental facility ever built and the largest single machine in the world.

New!!: ROOT and Large Hadron Collider · See more »


LaTeX (or; a shortening of Lamport TeX) is a document preparation system.

New!!: ROOT and LaTeX · See more »

LHCb experiment

The LHCb (standing for "Large Hadron Collider beauty") experiment is one of seven particle physics detector experiments collecting data at the Large Hadron Collider at CERN.

New!!: ROOT and LHCb experiment · See more »

Library (computing)

In computer science, a library is a collection of non-volatile resources used by computer programs, often for software development.

New!!: ROOT and Library (computing) · See more »


Linux is a family of free and open-source software operating systems built around the Linux kernel.

New!!: ROOT and Linux · See more »


macOS (previously and later) is a series of graphical operating systems developed and marketed by Apple Inc. since 2001.

New!!: ROOT and MacOS · See more »

MAGIC (telescope)

MAGIC (Major Atmospheric Gamma Imaging Cherenkov Telescopes) is a system of two Imaging Atmospheric Cherenkov telescopes situated at the Roque de los Muchachos Observatory on La Palma, one of the Canary Islands, at about 2200 m above sea level.

New!!: ROOT and MAGIC (telescope) · See more »


MATLAB (matrix laboratory) is a multi-paradigm numerical computing environment and proprietary programming language developed by MathWorks.

New!!: ROOT and MATLAB · See more »


Matplotlib is a plotting library for the Python programming language and its numerical mathematics extension NumPy.

New!!: ROOT and Matplotlib · See more »

Matrix (mathematics)

In mathematics, a matrix (plural: matrices) is a rectangular array of numbers, symbols, or expressions, arranged in rows and columns.

New!!: ROOT and Matrix (mathematics) · See more »

Maximum likelihood estimation

In statistics, maximum likelihood estimation (MLE) is a method of estimating the parameters of a statistical model, given observations.

New!!: ROOT and Maximum likelihood estimation · See more »


The megabyte is a multiple of the unit byte for digital information.

New!!: ROOT and Megabyte · See more »

Microsoft Windows

Microsoft Windows is a group of several graphical operating system families, all of which are developed, marketed, and sold by Microsoft.

New!!: ROOT and Microsoft Windows · See more »

Milagro (experiment)

Milagro (the Spanish word for miracle) was a ground-based water Cherenkov radiation telescope situated in the Jemez Mountains near Los Alamos, New Mexico at the Fenton Hill Observatory site.

New!!: ROOT and Milagro (experiment) · See more »


Main Injector Experiment for ν-A, or MINERνA, is a neutrino scattering experiment which uses the NuMI beamline at Fermilab.

New!!: ROOT and MINERνA · See more »


Main injector neutrino oscillation search (MINOS) was a particle physics experiment designed to study the phenomena of neutrino oscillations, first discovered by a Super-Kamiokande (Super-K) experiment in 1998.

New!!: ROOT and MINOS · See more »

Monte Carlo method

Monte Carlo methods (or Monte Carlo experiments) are a broad class of computational algorithms that rely on repeated random sampling to obtain numerical results.

New!!: ROOT and Monte Carlo method · See more »


Mu2e, or the Muon-to-Electron Conversion Experiment, is a particle physics experiment at Fermilab in the US.

New!!: ROOT and Mu2e · See more »

Multivariate analysis

Multivariate analysis (MVA) is based on the statistical principle of multivariate statistics, which involves observation and analysis of more than one statistical outcome variable at a time.

New!!: ROOT and Multivariate analysis · See more »

NA61 experiment

NA61/SHINE (standing for "SPS Heavy Ion and Neutrino Experiment") is a particle physics experiment at the Super Proton Synchrotron (SPS) at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN).

New!!: ROOT and NA61 experiment · See more »

Neural network

The term neural network was traditionally used to refer to a network or circuit of neurons.

New!!: ROOT and Neural network · See more »


The NOνA (NuMI Off-Axis νe Appearance) experiment is a particle physics experiment designed to detect neutrinos in Fermilab's NuMI (Neutrinos at the Main Injector) beam.

New!!: ROOT and NOvA · See more »


NumPy (pronounced or sometimes) is a library for the Python programming language, adding support for large, multi-dimensional arrays and matrices, along with a large collection of high-level mathematical functions to operate on these arrays.

New!!: ROOT and NumPy · See more »

Object-oriented programming

Object-oriented programming (OOP) is a programming paradigm based on the concept of "objects", which may contain data, in the form of fields, often known as attributes; and code, in the form of procedures, often known as methods. A feature of objects is that an object's procedures can access and often modify the data fields of the object with which they are associated (objects have a notion of "this" or "self").

New!!: ROOT and Object-oriented programming · See more »


OpenScientist is an integration of open source products working together to do scientific visualization and data analysis, in particular for high energy physics (HEP).

New!!: ROOT and OpenScientist · See more »

OPERA experiment

The Oscillation Project with Emulsion-tRacking Apparatus (OPERA) was an instrument used in a scientific experiment for detecting tau neutrinos from muon neutrino oscillations.

New!!: ROOT and OPERA experiment · See more »

Operating system

An operating system (OS) is system software that manages computer hardware and software resources and provides common services for computer programs.

New!!: ROOT and Operating system · See more »

PAMELA detector

PAMELA (Payload for Antimatter Matter Exploration and Light-nuclei Astrophysics) was a cosmic ray research module attached to an Earth orbiting satellite.

New!!: ROOT and PAMELA detector · See more »

Particle physics

Particle physics (also high energy physics) is the branch of physics that studies the nature of the particles that constitute matter and radiation.

New!!: ROOT and Particle physics · See more »


The Portable Document Format (PDF) is a file format developed in the 1990s to present documents, including text formatting and images, in a manner independent of application software, hardware, and operating systems.

New!!: ROOT and PDF · See more »


Perl is a family of two high-level, general-purpose, interpreted, dynamic programming languages, Perl 5 and Perl 6.

New!!: ROOT and Perl · See more »

Perl Data Language

Perl Data Language (abbreviated PDL) is a set of free software array programming extensions to the Perl programming language.

New!!: ROOT and Perl Data Language · See more »

Persistence (computer science)

In computer science, persistence refers to the characteristic of state that outlives the process that created it.

New!!: ROOT and Persistence (computer science) · See more »


The petabyte is a multiple of the unit byte for digital information.

New!!: ROOT and Petabyte · See more »

PHENIX detector

The PHENIX detector (for Pioneering High Energy Nuclear Interaction eXperiment) is the largest of the four experiments that have taken data at the Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider (RHIC) in Brookhaven National Laboratory, United States.

New!!: ROOT and PHENIX detector · See more »

Physics Analysis Workstation

The Physics Analysis Workstation (PAW) is an interactive, scriptable computer software tool for data analysis and graphical presentation in High Energy Physics (HEP).

New!!: ROOT and Physics Analysis Workstation · See more »

Pierre Auger Observatory

The Pierre Auger Observatory is an international cosmic ray observatory in Argentina designed to detect ultra-high-energy cosmic rays: sub-atomic particles traveling nearly at the speed of light and each with energies beyond 1018 eV.

New!!: ROOT and Pierre Auger Observatory · See more »

Plot (graphics)

A plot is a graphical technique for representing a data set, usually as a graph showing the relationship between two or more variables.

New!!: ROOT and Plot (graphics) · See more »


PoGOLite (The Polarised Gamma-ray Observer) is a balloon-borne astroparticle physics experiment which is to measure polarisation in hard X-rays and soft gamma-rays.

New!!: ROOT and PoGOLite · See more »

Portable Network Graphics

Portable Network Graphics (PNG, pronounced or) is a raster graphics file format that supports lossless data compression.

New!!: ROOT and Portable Network Graphics · See more »


PostScript (PS) is a page description language in the electronic publishing and desktop publishing business.

New!!: ROOT and PostScript · See more »

Python (programming language)

Python is an interpreted high-level programming language for general-purpose programming.

New!!: ROOT and Python (programming language) · See more »

R (programming language)

R is a programming language and free software environment for statistical computing and graphics that is supported by the R Foundation for Statistical Computing.

New!!: ROOT and R (programming language) · See more »

Reflection (computer programming)

In computer science, reflection is the ability of a computer program to examine, introspect, and modify its own structure and behavior at runtime.

New!!: ROOT and Reflection (computer programming) · See more »

Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider

The Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider (RHIC) is the first and one of only two operating heavy-ion colliders, and the only spin-polarized proton collider ever built.

New!!: ROOT and Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider · See more »

Ruby (programming language)

Ruby is a dynamic, interpreted, reflective, object-oriented, general-purpose programming language.

New!!: ROOT and Ruby (programming language) · See more »

Scalable Vector Graphics

Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) is an XML-based vector image format for two-dimensional graphics with support for interactivity and animation.

New!!: ROOT and Scalable Vector Graphics · See more »

Scientific Linux

Scientific Linux (SL) is a Linux distribution produced by Fermilab, CERN, DESY and by ETH Zurich.

New!!: ROOT and Scientific Linux · See more »


SciPy (pronounced /ˈsaɪpaɪ'/ "Sigh Pie") is a free and open-source Python library used for scientific computing and technical computing.

New!!: ROOT and SciPy · See more »

Scripting language

A scripting or script language is a programming language that supports scripts: programs written for a special run-time environment that automate the execution of tasks that could alternatively be executed one-by-one by a human operator.

New!!: ROOT and Scripting language · See more »


In computer science, in the context of data storage, serialization is the process of translating data structures or object state into a format that can be stored (for example, in a file or memory buffer) or transmitted (for example, across a network connection link) and reconstructed later (possibly in a different computer environment).

New!!: ROOT and Serialization · See more »


SNO+ is a physics experiment designed to search for neutrinoless double beta decay, with secondary measurements of proton–electron–proton (pep) solar neutrinos, geoneutrinos from radioactive decays in the Earth, and reactor neutrinos.

New!!: ROOT and SNO+ · See more »

Solaris (operating system)

Solaris is a Unix operating system originally developed by Sun Microsystems.

New!!: ROOT and Solaris (operating system) · See more »

Standard Template Library

The Standard Template Library (STL) is a software library for the C++ programming language that influenced many parts of the C++ Standard Library.

New!!: ROOT and Standard Template Library · See more »

STAR detector

The STAR detector (for Solenoidal Tracker at RHIC) is one of the four experiments at the Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider (RHIC) in Brookhaven National Laboratory, United States.

New!!: ROOT and STAR detector · See more »


Statistics is a branch of mathematics dealing with the collection, analysis, interpretation, presentation, and organization of data.

New!!: ROOT and Statistics · See more »

T2K experiment

T2K (Tokai to Kamioka, Japan) is a particle physics experiment that is a collaboration between several countries, including Japan, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, South Korea, Poland, Russia, Spain, Switzerland, the United States, and the United Kingdom.

New!!: ROOT and T2K experiment · See more »


VERITAS (Very Energetic Radiation Imaging Telescope Array System) is a major ground-based gamma-ray observatory with an array of four 12 meter optical reflectors for gamma-ray astronomy in the GeV – TeV photon energy range.

New!!: ROOT and VERITAS · See more »

Visualization (graphics)

Visualization or visualisation (see spelling differences) is any technique for creating images, diagrams, or animations to communicate a message.

New!!: ROOT and Visualization (graphics) · See more »

X-ray astronomy

X-ray astronomy is an observational branch of astronomy which deals with the study of X-ray observation and detection from astronomical objects.

New!!: ROOT and X-ray astronomy · See more »


x86-64 (also known as x64, x86_64, AMD64 and Intel 64) is the 64-bit version of the x86 instruction set.

New!!: ROOT and X86-64 · See more »

3D computer graphics

3D computer graphics or three-dimensional computer graphics, (in contrast to 2D computer graphics) are graphics that use a three-dimensional representation of geometric data (often Cartesian) that is stored in the computer for the purposes of performing calculations and rendering 2D images.

New!!: ROOT and 3D computer graphics · See more »

Redirects here:

CERN ROOT, Root.cern.


[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ROOT

Hey! We are on Facebook now! »