The R package RLumCarlo provides a collection of R functions modelling luminescence production in isolators and semiconductors for various stimulation modes using Monte Carlo methods.

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Installation

i. Requirements

Depending on your OS please download and install one of the following:

  • Windows: Rtools (provided by CRAN)
  • macOS: Xcode (provided by Apple)
  • Linux: gcc often comes pre-installed in most distributions. Should gcc be not available, however, we kindly refer to the exhaustive collection of installation guides depending on the Linux distribution.

ii. Install the package from GitHub

if(!require("devtools"))
  install.packages("devtools")
devtools::install_github("R-Lum/RLumCarlo@master")

Examples

run_MC_CW_IRSL_TUN(A = 0.12, rho = 0.003, times = 0:1000) %>%
     plot_RLumCarlo(norm = TRUE, legend = TRUE)

Supported models

TRANSITION BASE MODEL IRSL OSL LM-OSL TL
Delocalised OTOR FALSE TRUE TRUE TRUE
Localised GOT TRUE FALSE TRUE TRUE
Excited state tunnelling LTM TRUE FALSE TRUE TRUE

License

This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

Funding

The development of RLumCarlo benefited from the support by various funding bodies: