MuLan collaboration meeting, 27-28 April 2007 at the University of Kentucky

Date: 27-28 April, 2007
Place: University of Kentucky
W.T. Young Library
Auditorium: 1-65, the Gallery

Schedule

time subject
April 27, Friday
8:00 8:10 Opening
8:10 8:40 Dave Hertzog (30")
State of the MuLan
Analysis of 2006 data
8:40 10:10 Kevin Lynch (1'30")
low level WFD tests - what can go wrong?
pulse finding/fitting algorithm
pulse structure analysis
10:10 11:40 David Webber (1'30")
Diffs with Kevin
Output format and macros
gain/timing shifts
target differences
z-offset analysis
11:40 11:55 Qinzeng Peng (15")
a new pulse viewer utility
11:55 12:15 Ron McNabb (20")
what we have in GEANT
12:15 12:25 Kevin Lynch or David Webber (10")
a new fantasy schedule for production analysis
12:25 13:25 Lunch
Summer-2007 run
13:25 13:40 Qinzeng Peng (Rob Carey) (15")
Laser Analysis
13:40 14:00 Jason Crnkovic (20")
Laser status
14:00 14:30 Josh Kunkle (30")
Corridor analysis
14:30 14:45 Ron McNabb (15")
Where systematics stand and a "call to arms"
14:45 15:15 Qinzeng Peng (30")
WFD updates/testing
15:15 15:45 Peter Winter (30")
kicker repairs, installation, schedule
15:45 16:15 Volodya Tishchenko / Tim Gorringe (30")
targets, magnets
16:15 16:55 Tim Gorringe / Volodya Tishchenko (40")
run plan
- production (Quartz, Ag, ...)
- systematics (DC, corridor, laser)
16:55 17:25 Peter Winter / Kevin Lynch (30")
run preparations
- shipping
- installation (Ball, EMC, LEDs, WFDs, DAQ, ...)
- manpower
- purchases (tapes, ...)
April 28, Saturday
Publications
Plans for 2008
8:30 9:30 Kevin Lynch , "NIM paper"
10:15 10:30 ??? , "Other expts, muTin, ..."

Topics:

Analysis of 2006 data
Summer 2007 run
Run plan 3:00
tune up with target XXX

how long to run with silver? is this a "test" or a "measurement"?

Systematic error "week" #2
Josh/Dave H - report on corridor measurements 0:45
What did we learn last time?

what do we need to do this time?

Target-2007
Tim/Volodya/Paul/(Bernhard) - Targets and magnets 2:00

Ron - Simulation results 0:45

Kicker
Peter Winter - Status of the kicker MOSFET repairs, kicker plans 0:30
Laser
Qinzeng or Jason - First laser results 0:45

Laser plans for 2007

Electronics
Electronics bench test verifications

Rob or Qinzeng - BU tests of WFD 0:45

Purchases
Tapes

other who what when and "how much" items

Plans for 2008
Is there a MuLan in 2008 ? (or some related effort ???) MuTin ? (does somebody want to push it?)

Ron, status of the monte carlo programs and discussion of "who" might take them over

Publications
Publication plans/policy/author list other collaboration biz 1:00

NIM paper (kevin)

Hotel

For the upcoming MuLan meeting we have arranged a block reservation of hotel rooms for the nights of Thu, 26 April and Fri, 27 April.

Hotel name: "Holiday Inn Express"

Address: 1000 Export Street, Lexington, KY, 40504

Phone: 859-389-6800

Room rate: $75 + tax

You'll need to request the MuLan meeting rate and book before April 5.

How to get to the hotel from the Lexington Blue Grass Airport:

map route

From Hotel to meeting place:

map route
Note for walkers: follow the pink route.

Useful links:

Campus map: Chemistry-Physics Building, W.T. Young Library, Department of Physics and Astronomy

Local contacts:

Tim Gorringe office: (859) 257-8740
location: Chemistry-Physics Bldg., Rm. 273
e-mail: gorringe@pa.uky.edu
web: http://www.pa.uky.edu/bios/Gorringe.html
Volodya Tishchenko office: (859) 257-2772
location: Chemistry-Physics Bldg., Rm. 267
e-mail: tishenko@pa.uky.edu