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Technotes and tutorials

Find the more exhaustive list of NOvA theses and technotes in https://cdcvs.fnal.gov/redmine/projects/novaart/wiki/Tech_Notes_and_Other_Important_Documents

NB: some of these were copy-pasted from the wiki linked above.

Tutorials

Document name Comment docdb link
Introduction to NOvA and data taking 2016 workshop; video docdb 15021
The NOvA simulation chain 2016 workshop docdb 15023
Simulation tutorial 2020 workshop docdb 45709
NOvA Detector DAQ 2020 workshop docdb 45705

Electronics and Offline Coordinates

Document name Comment docdb link
DAQChannel Map definitions docdb 11570

Simulation

Document name Comment docdb link
Simulation overview First Analysis (2015) docdb 13577
GENIE tune and uncertainty band Second Analysis (2016) docdb 15214
Cosmic Overlay docdb 23378
Single Neutrino Overlay docdb 26334
The 2017 NOvA Detector Simulation 2017 docdb 23697
Tech Note: 2017 Light Model 2017 docdb 23228
Cosmic Overlay Technote 2017 docdb 23378
Tech Note: 2016 geometry and composition changes 2016 docdb 23132
2019 Neutron Systematic Tech Note 2019 docdb 36936
2020 Neutron Systematic Tech Note 2020 docdb 43811
NOvA Production 5 Detector Simulation Changes and Systematics 2020 docdb 43935

Calibration

Document name Comment docdb link
Steps of the calibration chain docdb 8221
Cell efficency docdb 10791
Relative and absolute energy calibration First Analysis (2015) docdb 13579
Acceptance of the NOvA Far Detector for the Cosmic Ray Muons docdb 13623
Calibration Second Analysis (2016) docdb 13579
Instructions for the Attenuation Calibration Job File: Instruction_AttenuationCalibrationJobs.pdf docdb 13579
Executive summary of calibration for the thrid analysis 2017 docdb 23558
Calibration executive summary for 2018 2018 docdb 27887
Executive summary of calibration for the 2019 analyses 2019 docdb 36915
Calibration Tech Note 2020 Analysis 2020 docdb 43820