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Non-parametric peak finder algorithm

Code by M.Erickson and S.V.Chekanov


You can run this code using PyROOT (ROOT+Python, Linux/Unix) or using SCaVis (Java, all platforms):

1) Run script using PyROOT (implemented in C++ and ROOT)
2) Run script using SCaVis (implemented in Java and does not require ROOT)


Release Package size (MB) Date
NPFinder.tgz 0.07 MB 17/08/2011 09:39:56

A non-parametric peak finder algorithm and its application in searches for new physics
S.Chekanov, M.Erickson
E-print: ANL-HEP-PR-11-63
"Advances in High Energy Physics", vol. 2013, Article ID 162986, 4 pages, 2013. doi:10.1155/2013/162986.