Work items for 2005

Version 1.0


NOTE: Dates assigned to items are to be considered just indicative.
Items marked with refer to new developments.
Items marked with will involve contribution from external sources interested in the project.
Items marked with will require coordination with more than one Working Group.

  1. Solids and volumes:
    • Generic twisted trapezoid shape
      by March 31st, 2005
    • New specific ellipsoid shape
      by September 30th, 2005
    • Tunable tolerance
      by September 30th, 2005
    • Mixing of placements and parameterised volumes
      by July 31st, 2005
    • Generic BREP solid with flat surfaces prototype
      by May 15th, 2005
  2. Navigation & optimisation:
    • Parallel navigator prototype
      by June 30th, 2005
    • Smart optimisation for dynamic geometries
      by June 30th, 2005
    • Optimised navigation for voxelised phantom geometries
      by October 31st, 2005
  3. Tallies:
    • Utility class for calculating flux and doses (tallies)
      by April 30th, 2005
  4. Magnetic field & propagation:
    • Field performance evaluation and tuning/benchmark
      by May 31st, 2005
    • Bias of field propagation on volume intersections
      by June 30th, 2005
    • Visualization of field lines in kernel
      by October 31st, 2005
  5. Robustness checking & performance tuning:
    • Full application tuning (benchmark suite) with field
      by June 30th, 2005
    • Robustness tests for solids
      by October 31st, 2005
    • Tests on tiny volume ovelaps & coincident surfaces
      by October 31st, 2005
    • Increase of testing coverage
      by October 31st, 2005
  6. General code review and improvements:
    • Review of normals for CGS and specific solids
      by May 31st, 2005
    • Review of 2nd order equations for tube & cone
      by October 31st, 2005
    • Review of field user classes
      by May 31st, 2005
    • Code review for BREP specific solids
      by October 31st, 2005
  • Routine activities
    • Extend testing suite for solids (CSG/specific/Boolean/BREPS)
    • Review of user documentation


Major items above prioritized and with description


Previous years planned activities


2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004


2 February 2005, GC