MICE Collaboration Meeting (July 8-10, 2002 -- RAL)

The RAL page for the meeting with all the details is here.

The agenda with links to the talks is given below.

You can also find a few photos here.

Monday 8 July
INTRODUCTION
MICE at RALK. Peach
Summary of steering group meetingM. Zisman
Questions for MICE designD. Kaplan
Specifying the needs for MICEI. Ivaniouchenkov
Discussion
SOLENOIDS
Requirements on MICE solenoidsA. Blondel
Design considerations for MICE spectrometer solenoidsJ.-M. Rey
Time line and desired funding profile for MICE coilsM. Green
Discussion on coils
BEAM
RAL beam propertiesP. Drumm
Time structure of MICE data takingA. Blondel
Overview of MICE detector geometryP. Gruber
TOUR OF MICE SITE
Discussion session after site visitI. Ivaniouchenkov (moderator)
DETECTOR SIMULATION
First results with the GEANT4 simulation for MICEV. Grichine
Simulation of MICE beam and emittanceP. Gruber
Track reconstruction for MICES. Kahn
Software needs and proposalG. Catanesi
DETECTORS
The TOF detectors for MICEV. Palladino
Scintillating fiber tracker for MICEBross/McKigney
TPG beam diagnostics for MICEU. Gastaldi
Tuesday 9 July
ABSORBERS
Progress on absorber designBlack
Absorber Studies at KEKS. Ishimoto
Safety considerations at RALI. Ivaniouchenkov
Time and budget line for the absorbersM. A. Cummings
DiscussionD. Kaplan (moderator)
DETECTORS (cont'd)
Data acquisitionRadicioni/Catanesi
Downstream particle IDV. Palladino
Time line for the detectorsPalladino/Bross
Discussion on systematicsA. Blondel
RF SYSTEM
Funding the RF R&D programM. Zisman
Status of 200 MHz cavities, time and budget lineD. Li
RF availability at RALD. Findlay
RF availability at CERNH. Haseroth
DiscussionH. Haseroth (moderator)
RF RADIATION
Measurements at FermilabY. Torun
Understanding emission by RF cavitiesJ. Norem
Evaluation of background in detectorsE. McKigney
Effect of noise and efficiency on tracking performanceG. Barr
Foreseen tests of TPG and Scifi in radiation
Wednesday 10 July
TOWARDS THE PROPOSAL
Towards a proposalA. Blondel
Working group summaries from conveners
BeamlineP. Drumm
RFD. Li
SimulationK. Hanke
Wrap-up discussion


Yagmur Torun
July 23, 2002