Collaboration Meeting Aug2011

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SNS site, bldg 8600 (Main Building - CLO), rm C156
Telephone Participants should call “877-930-6144" with pin code 8420216#.


Monday, August 1st

Chair Mike Snow
9:00-9:20 Welcome and Facility Aspects Ian Anderson, SNS Director
9:20-9:50 Commissioning and benchmark experiments David Bowman (slides)
9:50-10:05 SNS Data Primer Nadia Fomin (slides)
10:05-10:25 - profile from CsI detector scans Elise Martin (slides)
10:25-10:45 - profile from sampling with two pin holes Josh Hamblen (slides)
10:45-11:05 Coffee break
11:05-11:15 Discussion of beam scans David Bowman/SNS (slides)
11:15-11:35 intensity with low-efficiency counting detector Erik Iverson/SNS (slides)
11:35-11:55 intensity with Boron tgt and sealed source Septimiu Balascuta (slides)
12:25-1:15-1:45 Lunch/tour of beamline starting from SNS cafeteria
1:45-2:00 Summary of beam flux and phase space Mike Snow
2:00-2:30 Beam polarization Matt Musgrave pdf mcstas
2:30-2:50 Performance of beam monitors Mark McCrea pdf
2:50-3:10 Spin flipper performance and plans Scott Wilburn (slides)
3:10-3:25 "Coffee Break"
3:25-3:55 Detector alignment Kyle Grammer (slides) (Note: There is a sign error in primed factors. -Kyle)
3:55-4:15 Experiment diagnostics, pedestals Serpil Kucuker (slides)
4:15-4:45 Cl- results Nadia Fomin (slides)
4:45-5:15 Aluminum asymmetry (slides) Septimiu Balascuta
5:15-5:35 Counting Statistics-updated run time estimate Elise Martin (slides)
7:00-? Dinner at David’s house

Tuesday, August 2nd

Chair Mike Snow
8:55-9:00 Beam Polarization Update Matt Musgrave
9:00-9:20 DAQ and detector performance Nadia Fomin (slides)
9:20-9:50 Hydrogen target Zhaowen Tang (slides)
9:50-10:05 Target instrumentation Chad Gillis (slides)
10:05-10:35 Target simulations, and backgrounds (slides) Septimiu Balascuta
10:35-10:55 Coffee Break"
10:55-11:15 Simulations at UVA/CMS (slides) Emil Frlez
11:15-11:35 Target Schedule, safety, operational issues Jack Thomison/SNS
11:35-11:50 O/P monitor Libertad Barron (slides)
11:50-12:15 Discussion of open issues and planning for run David Bowman (PDF)
12:15-1:05 Lunch
1:05-1:25 Tasks for production run David Bowman
1:25-1:45 People power during run Libertad Barron
1:45-2:45 Thesis coordination issues Mike Snow
2:45-3:15 Coffee break
3:15-3:35 Papers and talks Mike Snow
3:35-4:05 Collaboration Business: EC, confirm order and rules, confirm new members Mike Snow
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