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Meeting 2014-04-30

Date: 30th April 2014
Time: 15:00 GMT
Attendance: A. Bross, A. Dobbs, R. Gamet, C. Heidt, P. Kyberd, E. Overton

Agenda and Minutes

0. Actions

  • Create MICE note of channel mappings end-to-end through hardware, electronics and software - DA
  • Create comparison plots for channel mapping data - CH
  • Check with KL and AB if we want to proceed with new spare waveguides - MU
  • Place survey data on on tracker wiki - MU
  • Create GANTT chart for tracker integration in MICE hall - MU, CM Done in draft, see attached
  • Prepare for LED testing, make connectors - GB, KLs
  • Order new LED pulser box - CM

1. Software: AD, ES, CH, ST

1.1 Documentation - AD, ES, CH

  • Base documentation - AD
  • Digitisation - CH, ES
  • Pattern Recognition - AD
  • Track fit - ES
  • MC - CH
  • Geometry, CDB - CH
  • Noise - CH

1.2 Geometry, Calibrations, Configurations, CDB - CH

  • Helium windows not in geometry - CH
  • Get CMM geometry data in to CDB - CH
  • Translate CDB geometry xml into MiceModules format Now able to pull down from CDB but still crashing when try to run sim with it - AD, CH

1.3 Monte Carlo

1.4 Online Displays - MU

1.5 Performance

  • Spacepoint efficiency study - CH, AD
  • Bias difference between trackers to be investigate - CH, AD
  • Low pt performance - AD

1.6 Issues

  • Final track fit - ES
    • Deal with -ve charge
    • Track points to link back to clusters
    • Station numbering bug fixed in tracker branch, merge to trunk
  • Pattern Recognition - AD
    • NaNs for some track parameters now fixed in tracker branch, merge to trunk

2. DAQ/Calibration/Controls - DA, EO

2.1 MiniDAQ - DA

2.2 Channel Mappings

  • Check our channel mapping from end to end and make sure correct - DA, AD, ES, CH
  • Dig up the old documentation for the electronics channel mapping - DA

2.3 Controls

  • Create controls system - DA

2.4 Hall Probes - MU

  • Hall probe readout - ensure this is sorted before tracker placed in bore - PH, MU

3. LED: EO

  • Finish main flasher unit - EO, CMacW
  • Make documentation mapping LEDs to areas of tracker illuminated - EO
  • Ask KL, AB, DA about whether it would be helpful to fit LED into TOF to help our timing - EO

4. Tracker lab - AB, GB, CM

  • CM wants to use tracker lab to store tracker equipment currently spread around RAL
  • Move cryostat to go back to tracker lab. - CM

5. Installation

  • Integration Schedule
  • Tracker integrity during transport from R9 to Hall - add accelerometer - MU
  • Survey data
    • Need to obtain survey data from M. Leonova - MU Done
    • Store data sensibly (tracker wiki for now) - MU
    • Survey of phi needs to be done by John Pallin - GB
  • Finish installation manual - GB, MU
  • External waveguides
    • New connectors - GB
    • Check with KL and AB if we want to proceed - MU
    • Need to QA the external waveguides somehow - MU

6. Services in the MICE hall: CM

  • Backing vacuum line system - CM

7. Mitigation of effect of magnetic field: CM, MU

8. Step IV Readiness - MU

9. AoB and summary of actions.

Phone Details

  • The four digit company id: 4673 (callers from outside the UK)
  • The pin number: 419357

Phone numbers:

UK (Imperial College --preferred) 0845 545 4460 English
Austria 0820 4000 1503 English
0820 4000 15 02 German
Belgium 070 35 99 45 English
070 35 99 94 Dutch
070 35 98 66 French
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01570 248 8303 English (mobile)
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Italy 848 390 166 English
848 391 819 Italian
Netherlands 0870 001 901 English
0870 001 909 Dutch
Poland 0801 003 543 English
0801 003 533 Polish
South Africa 087 550 0375 English
Spain 902 885 318 English
902 881 200 Spanish
Sweden 0939 2066 400 English
0939 2066 300 Swedish
Switzerland 0848 560 190 English
0848 560 378 French
0848 560 347 German
0848 560 385 Italian
United Kingdom (PowWowNow) 0844 4 73 73 73 English
United States 1 415 363 0833 English

Tracker_Hall_Integration_v2.pdf (421 KB) Dobbs, Adam, 30 April 2014 15:24

Tracker_Hall_Integration_v2.mpp (551 KB) Dobbs, Adam, 30 April 2014 15:28

Tracker_Hall_Integration_v3.mpp (382 KB) Dobbs, Adam, 30 April 2014 16:55