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Manuscript Title: - HATHOR - HAdronic Top and Heavy quarks crOss section calculatoR
Authors: M. Aliev, H. Lacker, U. Langenfeld, S. Moch, P. Uwer, M. Wiedermann
Program title: Hathor
Catalogue identifier: AEID_v1_0
Distribution format: tar.gz
Journal reference: Comput. Phys. Commun. 182(2011)1034
Programming language: C++, fortran, Java.
Computer: Standard PCs (x86, x86_64 processors).
Operating system: Linux.
RAM: 256 MB
Keywords: Top-quarks, total cross section, QCD, radiative corrections, running mass.
PACS: 12.38.Bx, 13.85.Ni.
Classification: 11.1.

External routines: Interface to LHAPDF for the user's choice of parton distribution functions, see http://projects.hepforge.org/lhapdf/.

Nature of problem:
Computation of total cross section in perturbative QCD.

Solution method:
Numerical integration of hard parton cross section convoluted with parton distribution functions.

Running time:
A few seconds to a few minutes on standard desktop PCs or notebooks, depending on the chosen options.