Version 2.2.2 is a bugfix release.

Sherpa 2.2.2 (Cho Oyu)

Version 2.2.2 is a bugfix release.

If you spot any problem, please send us an email. This will allow us to reach a mature version of the generator, suitable for all physics analyses. If you would like to be informed about patches and newer releases, please subscribe to our announcement mailing list.


The Sherpa package can be downloaded here:

In can also be accessed via git using

  • the web interface
  • or git clone -b rel-2-2-2 for a local clone.

A Manual is included in the Manual/ directory of the tarball. It is available in the HTML and INFO format and provides extensive documentation of all parameters. It can also be found online.


The main reference describing the physics of Sherpa is JHEP02 (2009) 007. Please cite this publication if you have used Sherpa for your studies. Additionally, each run will produce a file called Sherpa_References.tex which contains information about the modules used in this run and the corresponding publications which should be referred. If in doubt, please seek the advice of the Sherpa authors.


You can find a large collection of example setups for using SHERPA in various

different colliders/processes in the Examples/ directory of the tarball. They are also described in the manual.


includes all bugfixes to Sherpa-2.2.1

Interface changes

  • None

New features

  • None

Last modified 3 years ago Last modified on Jan 25, 2017, 8:14:59 PM