• Study of simulated neutrons in the NOνA near detector, A 

        Author(s):Jarosz, Jessica
        Date Issued:2020
        Format:born digital; masters theses
        This thesis explores how neutron interactions can be studied in the NOνA near detector, and the potential use of a deuterium-tritium neutron source. Understanding neutron kinematics within the near detector could aid in ...
      • Accelerating NOvA's Feldman-Cousins procedure using high performance computing platforms 

        Author(s):Doyle, Derek
        Date Issued:2019
        Format:born digital; masters theses
        In order to assess the compatibility between models containing physically constrained parameters and small-signal data, uncertainties often must be calculated by Monte Carlo simulation to account for non-normally distributed ...