HPS 2016


HPS Collaboration
November 16-18, 2016
Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility
Newport News, VA

Room & Remote Use

Meeting Room L102

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Wednesday, November 16, 2016

8:45am - 8:50am Welcome Stepan Stepanyan
8:50am - 9:10am Experiment Scheduling Javier Gomez
9:10am - 9:30am Accelerator Status Arne Freyberger
9:30am - 10:00am HPS Experiment Overview John Jaros
10:00am - 10:30am HPS Upgrade Discussions Tim Nelson
10:30am - 11:00am

Coffee Break

11:00am - 11:30am SVT and SVT-DAQ Performances in 2015/2016 Runs Matt Solt
11:30am - 11:45am ECal Performance in 2015/2016 Runs Raphael Dupre
11:45am - 12:00 Beamline Performance Takashi Maruyama
12:00 - 12:30pm Status of Dark Sector/Photons Natalia Toro
12:30pm - 2:00pm

Lunch On Own

2:00pm - 2:15pm DAQ Performance Sergey Boyarinov
2:15pm - 2:30pm Trigger Performance Kyle McCarty
2:30pm - 2:45pm Slow Controls, Performance and Future Nathan Baltzel
2:45pm - 3:10pm Software Update Maurik Holtrop
3:10pm - 3:30pm ECAL Reconstruction and Calibration Software Holly Szumila-Vance
3:30pm - 4:00pm

Coffee Break

4:00pm - 4:20pm Overview of Tracking and Vertexing Norman Graf
4:20pm - 4:35pm SVT Alignment Alessandra Filippi
4:35pm - 4:55pm Comparison Physics Generators Ani Simonyan
4:55pm - 5:10pm Simulations: Framework Bradley Yale
5:1-pm - 5:30pm Simulations: Comparison of Simulation Results Rafayel Paremuzyan


Thursday, November 17, 2016

9:00am - 10:00am Data Analysis Overview Matt Graham/Nathan Baltzell
10:00am - 10:30am FEE Analysis Sebouh Paul
10:30am - 11:00am

Coffee Break

11:00am - 11:20am Update from JLab Hugh Montgomery
11:20am - 11:45am 3-prong Events (e-e-e+): Data and MC Holly Szumila-Vance
11:45am - 12:10am 2-prong Events (e-e+): Data and MC Matt Graham
12:10am - 12:35pm WAB Events (e-γ): Data and MC Rafayel Paremuzyan
12:35pm - 2:00pm

Lunch On Own

2:00pm - 2:30pm Moller Analysis Bradley Yale
2:30 - 3:00pm Bump Hunt Omar Moreno
3:00pm - 3:30pm Vertexing Sho Uemura
3:30pm - 4:00pm

Group Photo & Coffee Break

4:00pm - 4:30pm Vertexing Holly Szumila-Vance
4:30pm - 5:30pm Discussion: Ready to “freeze” Analysis Codes and Unblind?

Off-site Workshop Dinner



Friday, November 18, 2016

9:00am - 10:00am HPS Reach Estimates Matt Graham
10:00am - 10:30am Continuation of Discussion: Ready to “freeze” Analysis Aodes and Unblind?  
10:30am - 11:00am

Coffee Break

11:00am - 11:15am Status of the HPS NIM Article Nathan Baltzel
11:15am - 11:30am Membership and Shift Summary Bryan McKinnon
11:30am - 11:45am PPC report Larry Weinstein
11:45am - 12:15pm EC report John Jaros
12:15pm Adjourn