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Manuscript Title: Evaluation of the volume of intersection of a sphere with a cylinder by elliptic integrals.
Authors: F. Lamarche, C. Leroy
Program title: CYLSPHER
Catalogue identifier: ABRH_v1_0
Distribution format: gz
Journal reference: Comput. Phys. Commun. 59(1990)359
Programming language: Fortran.
Computer: IBM 370.
Operating system: VMCMS.
RAM: 27K words
Word size: 32
Keywords: Volume, Intersection of a Sphere with a cylinder, Elliptic integrals, General purpose, Utility.
Classification: 4.14.

Nature of problem:
A program for computing the volume of intersection of a cylinder with a sphere, useful in calculations of the number of participating nucleons in heavy-ion collisions, has been written. Using elliptic integrals, we achieve very good speed (hundreds of FLOPs) and precision.