NLO EFT model error during shower

Asked by Sahibjeet Singh on 2019-09-18

Hi MG5 experts,

I am trying to run a model (SMEFT@NLO - http://feynrules.irmp.ucl.ac.be/wiki/SMEFTatNLO) on MG5. MG seems to generate the events however during the showering step it gives an error:

"Command "launch auto " interrupted with error:
KeyError : 'id (1,) is not in sminputs'
Please report this bug on https://bugs.launchpad.net/mg5amcnlo
More information is found in '/Users/sahibjeetsingh/Desktop/cern/MG5_aMC_v2_6_6/test_NLOEFT/run_04_tag_1_debug.log'.
Please attach this file to your report."

Here is the corresponding log file:

#************************************************************
#* MadGraph5_aMC@NLO *
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#* * * *
#* * * * * *
#* * * * * 5 * * * * *
#* * * * * *
#* * * *
#* *
#* *
#* VERSION 2.6.6 2018-06-28 *
#* *
#* The MadGraph5_aMC@NLO Development Team - Find us at *
#* https://server06.fynu.ucl.ac.be/projects/madgraph *
#* and *
#* http://amcatnlo.cern.ch *
#* *
#************************************************************
#* *
#* Command File for aMCatNLO *
#* *
#* run as ./bin/aMCatNLO.py filename *
#* *
#************************************************************
launch auto
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/Users/sahibjeetsingh/Desktop/cern/MG5_aMC_v2_6_6/madgraph/interface/extended_cmd.py", line 1514, in onecmd
    return self.onecmd_orig(line, **opt)
  File "/Users/sahibjeetsingh/Desktop/cern/MG5_aMC_v2_6_6/madgraph/interface/extended_cmd.py", line 1463, in onecmd_orig
    return func(arg, **opt)
  File "/Users/sahibjeetsingh/Desktop/cern/MG5_aMC_v2_6_6/madgraph/interface/amcatnlo_run_interface.py", line 1698, in do_launch
    self.run_mcatnlo(evt_file, options)
  File "/Users/sahibjeetsingh/Desktop/cern/MG5_aMC_v2_6_6/madgraph/interface/amcatnlo_run_interface.py", line 3671, in run_mcatnlo
    self.banner_to_mcatnlo(evt_file)
  File "/Users/sahibjeetsingh/Desktop/cern/MG5_aMC_v2_6_6/madgraph/interface/amcatnlo_run_interface.py", line 4318, in banner_to_mcatnlo
    content += 'ALPHAEW=%s\n' % self.banner.get_detail('param_card', 'sminputs', 1).value
  File "/Users/sahibjeetsingh/Desktop/cern/MG5_aMC_v2_6_6/madgraph/various/banner.py", line 583, in get_detail
    return card[arg[0]].get(arg[1:])
  File "/Users/sahibjeetsingh/Desktop/cern/MG5_aMC_v2_6_6/models/check_param_card.py", line 177, in get
    raise KeyError, 'id %s is not in %s' % (tuple(lhacode), self.name)
KeyError: 'id (1,) is not in sminputs'
Value of current Options:
              text_editor : None
      notification_center : True
                    pjfry : None
       cluster_local_path : None
  default_unset_couplings : 99
       group_subprocesses : Auto
ignore_six_quark_processes : False
    loop_optimized_output : True
    cluster_status_update : (600, 30)
         fortran_compiler : None
               hepmc_path : None
                  collier : /Users/sahibjeetsingh/Desktop/cern/MG5_aMC_v2_6_6/HEPTools/lib
              auto_update : 7
             pythia8_path : /Users/sahibjeetsingh/Desktop/cern/MG5_aMC_v2_6_6/HEPTools/pythia8
                hwpp_path : None
low_mem_multicore_nlo_generation : False
                    golem : None
          pythia-pgs_path : None
                  td_path : None
             delphes_path : /Users/sahibjeetsingh/Desktop/cern/MG5_aMC_v2_6_6/Delphes
              thepeg_path : None
             cluster_type : condor
        madanalysis5_path : /Users/sahibjeetsingh/Desktop/cern/MG5_aMC_v2_6_6/HEPTools/madanalysis5/madanalysis5
      exrootanalysis_path : /Users/sahibjeetsingh/Desktop/cern/MG5_aMC_v2_6_6/ExRootAnalysis
                      OLP : MadLoop
                 applgrid : applgrid-config
               eps_viewer : None
                  fastjet : None
                 run_mode : 2
              web_browser : None
   automatic_html_opening : False
        cluster_temp_path : None
             cluster_size : 100
            cluster_queue : None
             syscalc_path : None
         madanalysis_path : None
                   lhapdf : /Users/sahibjeetsingh/Desktop/cern/MG5_aMC_v2_6_6/HEPTools/lhapdf6/bin/lhapdf-config
             stdout_level : 20
                  nb_core : 12
            f2py_compiler : None
                    ninja : /Users/sahibjeetsingh/Desktop/cern/MG5_aMC_v2_6_6/HEPTools/lib
                  amcfast : amcfast-config
       cluster_retry_wait : 300
      output_dependencies : external
           crash_on_error : False
mg5amc_py8_interface_path : /Users/sahibjeetsingh/Desktop/cern/MG5_aMC_v2_6_6/HEPTools/MG5aMC_PY8_interface
         loop_color_flows : False
                  samurai : None
         cluster_nb_retry : 1
                 mg5_path : /Users/sahibjeetsingh/Desktop/cern/MG5_aMC_v2_6_6
                  timeout : 60
                    gauge : unitary
      complex_mass_scheme : False
             cpp_compiler : None
   max_npoint_for_channel : 0
#************************************************************
#* MadGraph5_aMC@NLO *
#* *
#* * * *
#* * * * * *
#* * * * * 5 * * * * *
#* * * * * *
#* * * *
#* *
#* *
#* VERSION 2.6.6 2018-06-28 *
#* *
#* The MadGraph5_aMC@NLO Development Team - Find us at *
#* https://server06.fynu.ucl.ac.be/projects/madgraph *
#* *
#************************************************************
#* *
#* Command File for MadGraph5_aMC@NLO *
#* *
#* run as ./bin/mg5_aMC filename *
#* *
#************************************************************
set default_unset_couplings 99
set group_subprocesses Auto
set ignore_six_quark_processes False
set loop_optimized_output True
set loop_color_flows False
set gauge unitary
set complex_mass_scheme False
set max_npoint_for_channel 0
import model sm
define p = g u c d s u~ c~ d~ s~
define j = g u c d s u~ c~ d~ s~
define l+ = e+ mu+
define l- = e- mu-
define vl = ve vm vt
define vl~ = ve~ vm~ vt~
import model SMEFTatNLO_U2_2_U3_3_cG_4F_LO_UFO
define p = 21 2 4 1 3 -2 -4 -1 -3 5 -5 # pass to 5 flavors
define j = p
import model SMEFTatNLO_U2_2_U3_3_cG_4F_LO_UFO-NLO
generate p p > t t~ QCD=2 QED=0 NP=2 [QCD]
output test_NLOEFT
######################################################################
## PARAM_CARD AUTOMATICALY GENERATED BY MG5 ####
######################################################################
###################################
## INFORMATION FOR DIM6
###################################
BLOCK DIM6 #
      1 1.000000e+03 # lambda
      2 2.000000e-05 # cpdc
      3 3.000000e-05 # cpwb
      4 4.000000e-05 # cdp
      5 5.000000e-05 # cp
      6 6.000000e-05 # cwww
      8 8.000000e-05 # cpg
      9 9.000000e-05 # cpw
      10 1.000000e-04 # cpbb
###################################
## INFORMATION FOR DIM62F
###################################
BLOCK DIM62F #
      1 1.000000e-05 # cpl1
      2 2.000000e-05 # cpl2
      3 3.000000e-05 # cpl3
      4 4.000000e-05 # c3pl1
      5 5.000000e-05 # c3pl2
      6 6.000000e-05 # c3pl3
      7 7.000000e-05 # cpe
      8 8.000000e-05 # cpmu
      9 9.000000e-05 # cpta
      10 1.000000e-04 # cpqmi
      11 1.100000e-04 # cpq3i
      12 1.200000e-04 # cpq3
      13 1.300000e-04 # cpqm
      14 1.400000e-04 # cpu
      15 1.500000e-04 # cpt
      16 1.600000e-04 # cpd
      19 1.900000e-04 # ctp
      22 2.200000e-04 # ctz
      23 2.300000e-04 # ctw
      24 2.400000e-04 # ctg
###################################
## INFORMATION FOR DIM64F4L
###################################
BLOCK DIM64F4L #
      1 1.000000e-05 # cll1111
      2 2.000000e-05 # cll2222
      3 3.000000e-05 # cll3333
      4 4.000000e-05 # cll1122
      5 5.000000e-05 # cll1133
      6 6.000000e-05 # cll2233
      7 7.000000e-05 # cll1221
      8 8.000000e-05 # cll1331
      9 9.000000e-05 # cll2332
###################################
## INFORMATION FOR LOOP
###################################
BLOCK LOOP #
      1 9.118800e+01 # mu_r
###################################
## INFORMATION FOR MASS
###################################
BLOCK MASS #
      6 1.720000e+02 # mt
      23 9.118760e+01 # mz
      24 7.982440e+01 # mw
      25 1.250000e+02 # mh
      1 0.000000e+00 # d : 0.0
      2 0.000000e+00 # u : 0.0
      3 0.000000e+00 # s : 0.0
      4 0.000000e+00 # c : 0.0
      5 0.000000e+00 # b : 0.0
      11 0.000000e+00 # e- : 0.0
      12 0.000000e+00 # ve : 0.0
      13 0.000000e+00 # mu- : 0.0
      14 0.000000e+00 # vm : 0.0
      15 0.000000e+00 # ta- : 0.0
      16 0.000000e+00 # vt : 0.0
      21 0.000000e+00 # g : 0.0
      22 0.000000e+00 # a : 0.0
      9000002 9.118760e+01 # ghz : mz
      9000003 7.982440e+01 # ghwp : mw
      9000004 7.982440e+01 # ghwm : mw
###################################
## INFORMATION FOR RENOR
###################################
BLOCK RENOR #
      1 5.550000e+02 # mreno
###################################
## INFORMATION FOR SMINPUTS
###################################
BLOCK SMINPUTS #
      2 1.166370e-05 # gf
      3 1.184000e-01 # as
###################################
## INFORMATION FOR YUKAWA
###################################
BLOCK YUKAWA #
      6 1.720000e+02 # ymt
###################################
## INFORMATION FOR DECAY
###################################
DECAY 23 2.495200e+00 # wz
DECAY 24 2.085000e+00 # ww
DECAY 25 5.753088e-03 # wh
DECAY 1 0.000000e+00 # d : 0.0
DECAY 2 0.000000e+00 # u : 0.0
DECAY 3 0.000000e+00 # s : 0.0
DECAY 4 0.000000e+00 # c : 0.0
DECAY 5 0.000000e+00 # b : 0.0
DECAY 6 0.000000e+00 # t : 0.0 fixed by the model
DECAY 11 0.000000e+00 # e- : 0.0
DECAY 12 0.000000e+00 # ve : 0.0
DECAY 13 0.000000e+00 # mu- : 0.0
DECAY 14 0.000000e+00 # vm : 0.0
DECAY 15 0.000000e+00 # ta- : 0.0
DECAY 16 0.000000e+00 # vt : 0.0
DECAY 21 0.000000e+00 # g : 0.0
DECAY 22 0.000000e+00 # a : 0.0
DECAY 9000002 2.495200e+00 # ghz : wz
DECAY 9000003 2.085000e+00 # ghwp : ww
DECAY 9000004 2.085000e+00 # ghwm : ww
###################################
## INFORMATION FOR QNUMBERS 9000001
###################################
BLOCK QNUMBERS 9000001 # gha
      1 0 # 3 times electric charge
      2 1 # number of spin states (2s+1)
      3 1 # colour rep (1: singlet, 3: triplet, 8: octet)
      4 1 # particle/antiparticle distinction (0=own anti)
###################################
## INFORMATION FOR QNUMBERS 9000002
###################################
BLOCK QNUMBERS 9000002 # ghz
      1 0 # 3 times electric charge
      2 1 # number of spin states (2s+1)
      3 1 # colour rep (1: singlet, 3: triplet, 8: octet)
      4 1 # particle/antiparticle distinction (0=own anti)
###################################
## INFORMATION FOR QNUMBERS 9000003
###################################
BLOCK QNUMBERS 9000003 # ghwp
      1 3 # 3 times electric charge
      2 1 # number of spin states (2s+1)
      3 1 # colour rep (1: singlet, 3: triplet, 8: octet)
      4 1 # particle/antiparticle distinction (0=own anti)
###################################
## INFORMATION FOR QNUMBERS 9000004
###################################
BLOCK QNUMBERS 9000004 # ghwm
      1 -3 # 3 times electric charge
      2 1 # number of spin states (2s+1)
      3 1 # colour rep (1: singlet, 3: triplet, 8: octet)
      4 1 # particle/antiparticle distinction (0=own anti)
###################################
## INFORMATION FOR QNUMBERS 9000005
###################################
BLOCK QNUMBERS 9000005 # ghg
      1 0 # 3 times electric charge
      2 1 # number of spin states (2s+1)
      3 8 # colour rep (1: singlet, 3: triplet, 8: octet)
      4 1 # particle/antiparticle distinction (0=own anti)

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  10000 = npoints_fo ! number of points to compute Xsec
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#***********************************************************************
# Random number seed *
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#***********************************************************************
# Collider type and energy *
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#***********************************************************************
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#***********************************************************************
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#***********************************************************************
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#***********************************************************************
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  True = reweight_scale ! Reweight to get scale variation using the
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#***********************************************************************
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# -1: NNLL+NLO jet-veto computation. See arxiv:1412.8408 [hep-ph]. *
#***********************************************************************
  0 = ickkw
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#***********************************************************************
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# More specific cuts can be specified in SubProcesses/cuts.f *
#***********************************************************************
  0.0 = ptl ! Min lepton transverse momentum
  -1.0 = etal ! Max lepton abs(pseudo-rap) (a value .lt.0 means no cut)
  0.0 = drll ! Min distance between opposite sign lepton pairs
  0.0 = drll_sf ! Min distance between opp. sign same-flavor lepton pairs
  0.0 = mll ! Min inv. mass of all opposite sign lepton pairs
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# More specific cuts can be specified in SubProcesses/cuts.f *
#***********************************************************************
  20.0 = ptgmin ! Min photon transverse momentum
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  0.4 = r0gamma ! Radius of isolation code
  1.0 = xn ! n parameter of eq.(3.4) in hep-ph/9801442
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# POSITIVE PDG CODES only. Example of the syntax is {6 : 100} or *
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#***********************************************************************
  {} = pt_min_pdg ! Min pT for a massive particle
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#***********************************************************************
  0 = iappl ! aMCfast switch (0=OFF, 1=prepare grids, 2=fill grids)
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Is there a way to get pythia8 or Herwig to work with this model?

Best Regards,
Sahibjeet Singh

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2019-09-19

Hi,

Thanks for the report,
a patch already exists for this issue, I have linked this question to the associated bug report.

Another work around is to edit the param_card to include by hand the missing parameter (1/aEW which should be in the sminputs block entry number 1)

Cheers,

Olivier

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