ROOT v6.12.04

ROOT is a software framework for data analysis, a powerful tool to cope with the demanding tasks typical of state of the art scientific data analysis. Among its prominent features are an advanced graphical user interface, ideal for interactive analysis, an interpreter for the C++ programming language, for rapid and efficient prototyping and a persistency mechanism for C++ objects, used also to write every year petabytes of data recorded by the Large Hadron Collider experiments.

Accessing the software

To load the module:

$ module load ROOT/v6.12.04-foss-2016.10-Python-2.7.11

An example command to include in your job script:

root -b macro1.C

Accessing Previous Versions

Wherever possible, previous versions of this application will be retained for continuity, especially for research projects that require a consistent version of the software throughout the project. Such versions, however, may be unsupported by IT Services or the applications vendor, and may be withdrawn at short or no notice if they can no longer run on the cluster - for example, essential operating system upgrades may be incompatible with old versions.

Previous versions of this application are recorded below:

Known Problems & Limitations


Other Information

The Support Level for this application is An.

Visit the ROOT website for more information regarding this application.

Last modified: 5 March 2018