[ RadSafe ] open source ion interaction with matter code

Syed Ahmad ahmadsbmac at gmail.com
Mon Apr 1 01:18:09 CDT 2013

Hi Jeff,

You can use SRIM/TRIM. I dont know how similar it is to MCNP-X but it can
be used for stopping power calculations in a large variety of materials.


On Sun, Mar 31, 2013 at 10:15 PM, Jeff Terry <terryj at iit.edu> wrote:

> Hi All,
> A friend of mine (astronomer) is looking for code similar to MCNP-X that
> will calculate the energy loss of ions as a function of distance traveled
> to the interaction with different materials.
> They have concerns about the licensing and use requirements of MCNP-X.
> I have only used MCNP-X and haven't really looked for other options.
> I thought that someone on the list may know of something that I can pass
> along to him.
> Thanks,
> Jeff
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