ROOT is a "batteries-included" tool kit for data analysis, storage and visualization. It is widely used in High Energy Physics and other disciplines such as Biology, Finance and Astrophysics. This event is an introductory tutorial to ROOT and comprises a front lecture and hands on exercises.
VERY IMPORTANT NOTE: You can connect to the ROOTaaS service and use ROOT directly from your browser. Please refer to the attached instructions in the Slides Folder.
IMPORTANT NOTE: The tutorial is based on ROOT 6.04 and NOT on the ROOT5 series.
IMPORTANT NOTE: if you have ROOT 6.04 installed on your laptop, you will not need to install any virtual machine.
The instructions showing how to install the virtual machine on which you can find ROOT 6.04 can be found under "Material" on this page.
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