INTERNATIONAL

NEUTRINO FACTORY AND SUPERBEAM SCOPING STUDY MEETING

 

RAL - 25-29 APRIL 2006

Detector working group meeting agenda

 

Preliminary version 20 April 2006

 

plenary Tuesday 25/04/06 Pasquale Migliozzi: Detector Group status and goals

plenary Thursday 27/04/06 Paul Soler: Detector Group summary

 

BENE meeting on Friday afternoon 28/04/06

detector R&D plans:

Water Cherenkov (TBD)

Magnetized segmented and ECC detectors (A. Cervera)

Liquid argon (A. Badertscher)

Near detectors and beam instrumentation (P. Soler)

 

Tuesday 25 April - detector working group session

time

Topic

speaker

duration

comments

14:00

Detector WG session

Introduction

 

A. Blondel

 

 

14:15

Water Cherenkov report :

TBD

 

 

14:30

Segmented magnetic detector

first simulation results

A. Cervera

M. Ellis

 

 

15:00

The Oulu mine as a site for a 100kton detector

J. Peltoniemi

 

 

15:30

coffee break

 

 

 

16:00

Joint session with accelerator and physics groups

 

 

 

 

Requirements on flux control and instrumentation

A. Blondel

 

 

 

Experience with emittance measurements

C. Johnstone

 

 

 

Optimization of baseline and energy for a neutrino factory

W. Winter

 

 

 


 

Wednesday 26 April

time

Topic

speaker

duration

comments

9:00

joined accelerator + detector +physics session

 

 

 

 

Muon beams

Lee Roberts

 

 

 

Evaluation of matter effects and their uncertainties

Juha Peltoniemi

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

10:30

coffee break

 

 

 

11:00

Joint session with physics

 

 

 

 

Determining the matter density

M. Warner

 

 

 

Low energy neutrino scattering cross-section

Jan Sobczyk

 

 

 

Systematics due to detector thresholds and efficiencies

Anselmo Cervera

 

 

12:30

Lunch break

 

 

 

14:00

Detector WG session

 

 

 

 

Liquid Argon Simulation and detector properties

Scott Menary

 

 

14:30

Liquid argon R&D

Andres Badertscher

 

 

15:00

ECC report

L.Esposito

 

 

15:30

coffee break

 

 

 

16:00

Detector WG session

 

 

 

 

near-to-far detector ratio in T2K

Yoshi Ushida

 

 

16:30

Near detector instrumentation at T2K

Clark Mc Grew

 

 

17:00

Neutrino interaction software: Genie

Costas Andreopoulos

 

 

17:30-18:00

discussion of summary and workplans

All

 

 

 

 

Thursday 27 January

time

Topic

speaker

duration

comments

9 :00

Near to Far detector ratio in MINOS

A. Webber

 

 

9 :30

Flux determination and Near detector R&D plans

Paul Soler

 

 

10:00

all: discussion of next steps and action list

 

 

 

10:30

coffee break

 

 

 

11:00

Plenary meeting