Tracker Meeting, 16 January 2012



Agenda: minutes
  1. Actions:
    • CMacW: Valve on cryostat needs replacing after accident.
    • AD, ES, CR: List of mods to do before commit of code to spacepoints to KL.
    • AD, ES: Commit to spacepoints by the end of the week.
    • ES, AD: Split out unpacking/calibration of data in a separate mapper.
    • ML, ES, OL, AD, KL: Urgent to add description of the geometry and complete the coordinate system description to the tracker s/w write up.
    • CMacW and GB: revise cryostat orientation and check light-guide routing.
    • CMacW: Propose present autodialer system to online group and suggest as the standard for MICE if other systems want them.
    • DA, EO: Collaborate on specification of block diagram for delay and distribution of ISIS RF and trigger.
    • ABr: Consult re spare VLPC cassettes from D0 as MICE spares.
    • DA, ABr: Make plan for implementation of DAQ in Hall.
    • KL: Prepare for review of schedules in tracker parallel.
  2. Particle trigger relationship to ISIS clock: EO
  3. Cosmic test - status of analysis: ES
  4. Preparations for single station test in the MICE Hall:
    • Mechanical: GB
    • Electronics, cryo and electrical: CMacW
    • DAQ/DATE: ABr, DA, PR
    • Controls including DL tracker monitoring: MR
    • Should we add impact of magnet fields: KL
  5. Software status: AD, ES, PK, OL
  6. Snagging list:
    • Zero suppression, implies calibration etc.;
    • Automation of data transfer in Lab7;
    • Sort out events with empty data from one or other tracker;
    • MC responsible person becomes Paul Kybert; need list of jobs;
    • Handling of ISIS RF in MICE Hall;
    • Implementation of integration window, clock etc. in the MICE Hall;
    • Distribution/scheme for handling detector "busy" signals in the MICE Hall;
    • Add check sum or other data integrity token to r/o.
  7. Schedule review
    • We need to schedule this.
  8. Next meeting:
    • Tracker phone call: 27Feb12
    • Next Tracker workshops:
      • Work-in starting 01May12
  9. AoB and summary of actions.

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Date: Monday, 20th February 2012
Time: 16:30 GMT

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Edward Santos - 20th February 2012