CORSIKA 8 Development


The effort to maintain and further develop the Fortran version of CORSIKA is getting increasingly difficult by its complexity. To overcome existing limitations a new version CORSIKA 8 is developed [1, 2] based on modern C++ and Python concepts.

Details you find on the web page: https://


[1] R. Engel et al., Comput. Softw. Big Sci. 3 (2019) 2; arXiv: 1808.08226 [astro-ph]
[2] M. Reininghaus, R. Ulrich, arXiv: 1902.02822 [astro-ph]