2016 RHIC Retreat

from Thursday, 28 July 2016 (08:00) to Friday, 29 July 2016 (17:00)
Bldg. 555 Hamilton Seminar Room

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
28 Jul 2016
29 Jul 2016
AM
09:00 Welcome & RHIC Physics Program 2017 to 2023 - James Dunlop (Brookhaven National Laboratory)   ()
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09:20 Department Priorities - Dr Thomas Roser (BNL)   ()
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09:40 Run-17/18 Projections and Accelerator Upgrades - Wolfram Fischer (BNL)   ()
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10:00 STAR - Lessons from Run-16, Requests for Run-17 and 18 - Dr William Christie (Brookhaven National Laboratory)   ()
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10:35 --- Coffee Break ---
10:50 PHENIX - Lessons from Run-16 - Mr Denis Jouan (IPN Orsay, CNRS/IN2P3/universit√© paris sud)   ()
Transparents
11:25 Run 16 Au+Au Performance and Notable Events - Dr Chuyu Liu (CAD)   ()
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11:50 Run 16 d+Au Performance and Notable Events - Dr Chuyu Liu (CAD)   ()
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09:00 Possible failures with a 40 ms delayed abort - Mr Yun Luo (C-AD, BNL)   ()
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09:25 Beam loss control from lattice and mask (dispersion bumps and off momentum collimation) - Dr Guillaume Robert-Demolaize (BNL/C-AD)   ()
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09:50 Injection kicker vacuum failure - post mortem (from SEU to beam loss and vacuum failure) - Mr John Morris (Brookhaven National Laboratory) Mr Donald Bruno (BNL)   ()
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10:15 Single event upsets with Au+Au (stats and solutions) - Kevin Brown (C-AD)   ()
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10:35 --- Coffee Break ---
10:50 RHIC RF system upgrades for high intensity beams (9 MHz, Landau Amplifiers, Storage Cavities trips) - Mr Alex Zaltsman (BNL)   ()
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11:20 56 MHz SRF (1 MV without HOM dampers, Run-18 and Beyond) - Kevin S Smith (BNL)   ()
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11:45 CeC PoP Commissioning in Run-17/18 (aperture in IR2, What does it mean to be "careful") - Prof. Vladimir Litvinenko (BNL and Stony Brook University)   ()
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PM
12:15 --- Lunch Break - On Your Own ---
13:15 2016 Shutdown Activities - Mr Paul Sampson (Brookhaven National Laboratory)   ()
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13:35 High Intensity in the Injectors: Run-17 and Beyond - Dr Haixin Huang Huang (Brookhaven National Lab)   ()
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14:00 OPPIS Performance Expectations for Run-17 - Dr Anatoli Zelenski (BNL)   ()
14:20 High Brightness Beam for Linac - Dr Deepak Raparia (BNL)   ()
14:40 Booster Space Charge Simulation for Proton Beams - Dr Joanne Beebe-Wang (Brookhaven National Laboratory)   ()
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15:00 --- Coffee Break ---
15:15 Machine and Experiments Protection Overview (Pre-Fires, Masks, and Orbit Bumps: why the diode failed) - Dr Angelica Drees (Collider-Accelerator)   ()
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15:40 Diode Failure Post-Mortem (how the diode failed) - Mr Jon Sandberg (Brookhaven National Laboratory) John Escallier (BNL)   ()
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16:05 RHIC abort kicker system upgrade for Run-17 - Mr Jon Sandberg (Brookhaven National Laboratory)   ()
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16:30 Discussion Time   ()
12:15 --- Lunch Break - On Your Own ---
13:15 Availability/Reliability - Mr Peter Ingrassia (C-AD MCR)   ()
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13:30 View from Operations - Mr Peter Ingrassia (C-AD MCR)   ()
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14:05 View from Al (machine protection, transfer function, optics, ramp, etc.) - Al Marusic (BNL)   ()
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14:30 --- Coffee Break ---
14:45 Run-17 Plan (STAR with Luminosity leveling, RHIC) - Dr Vahid Ranjbar (BNL)   ()
15:15 LEReC DC gun test commissioning plans - Dr Dmitry Kayran (Brookhaven National Lab)   ()
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15:40 LEReC RF Commissioning during Run-17 - Kevin Mernick (BNL)   ()
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16:05 Discussion Time   ()