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- Single-Spin Asymmetry
- DOE Office of Enforcement
- IT Maintenance
- Pressure Systems Training

- BEAMS Role Model
- Veterans Month
- Raffle Winners
- Guido Altarelli Award
- Thanksgiving Menu
- MOMO's Desserts
- Children's Holiday Party
- Spotlight on D. Brown
Nov. 13, 2019

Summer Science Internships
Jefferson Lab hosts dozens of interns at the lab every summer. Various internships open to high schoolers and undergraduates offer exciting, hands-on opportunities for students to learn about science and accelerator science. Know of a student that fits the bill? They can apply here

TRANSVERSE SINGLE-SPIN ASYMMETRY IN REAL PHOTON PRODUCTION
A new paper studies semi-inclusive production of real, high-transverse momentum photons in unpolarized and polarized lepton-proton collisions. The spin asymmetry in this process is generated by dynamical quark-gluon-quark correlations in the nucleon through the so-called soft-fermion and hard-pole contributions. This process will allow a point-by-point scan of the quark-gluon-quark matrix elements in semi-inclusive lepton-nucleon scattering experiments, such as those planned at the Electron-Ion Collider.

 

DOE OFFICE OF ENFORCEMENT - NOV. 19-22
A team from the Department of Energy Office of Enforcement will be on-site Tuesday, Nov. 19 - Friday, Nov. 22, to investigate recent safety events. If you are asked to speak with the team, please answer their questions openly and honestly. For questions, contact Tina Johnson at x7611.

 

IT DIVISION MAINTENANCE - NOV. 19
The Information Technology Division is planning a maintenance period from 5-10 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 19. During this time there will be short network outages from 5-6 p.m. The IT Division will release patches to all Windows and Linux Common User Environment-managed systems and servers, as well as updates to core CUE software, such as Firefox and Thunderbird. During this time, there will be short overnight central service outages to web servers and other central services to finalize patch installation. Plan on rebooting your CUE-managed Windows or Linux Desktop no later than Friday, Nov. 22, to finalize patch installation. For questions, contact the IT Division Help Desk at x7155.

 

PRESSURE SYSTEMS SAFETY AWARENESS - NOV. 15
On Friday, Nov. 15, from 10-11 a.m., in CEBAF Center room F324-325, the lab is offering a Pressure Systems Safety Awareness (SAF130A) course. The course will cover basic safety considerations and provide insight into the required process for design, fabrication, testing, inspection, maintenance, repair and operation of pressure systems. Led by engineering division manager, Will Oren, the training is open to all but will be especially beneficial for operators and technician supervisors. To register, click here. For questions, contact Erica Jones at x5699.

 

2019-2020 BEAMS ROLE MODEL VISIT SIGN-UP
The Science Education Team is on the hunt for volunteers to serve as BEAMS (Becoming Enthusiastic about Math and Science) Role Models. Role Models provide students with insight into their position at the lab, why they do what they do, and what makes it all fun!

By sharing your role at the lab, students are able to visualize their learning and its application in the real world. You don't have to be in a math or science field to participate; anyone can share!

Volunteer sessions are only fifteen minutes long. To sign up, click here. For questions, contact Rhonda Bell at x7663.

 

VETERANS MONTH
Did you know that more than 10% of Jefferson Lab employees and Users are Veterans? The lab is recognizing Veterans all month long through our Employee Spotlight series hosted under the Meet Our People section of our website. Don't forget to thank our lab Veterans by signing the giant appreciation poster in CEBAF Center before the end of the week!

To view a larger version of the 2019 Veterans Day photo, click here.

UNITED WAY RAFFLE TICKET WINNERS
Congratulations to Go Pro winner, Anthony DiPette and Gift Card winner, Jami Anthony. The Apple Watch is still up for grabs! If you have 8195598, please claim your prize. If this prize is not claimed by Friday, Nov. 15, we will redraw and announce the new winner in the Nov. 20 edition of the Weekly Briefs.
  • Apple Watch - 8195598

Please contact Krystina Patrick at x7628 to coordinate a time to pick up your prize. You must present the winning ticket to collect your prize. Thank you to everyone who supported the United Way campaign by participating in the picnic, raffle and art contest.

GUIDO ALTARELLI AWARD 2020
The Guido Altarelli Award 2020 is presented to junior scientists for outstanding scientific contributions to the fields covered by the Deep Inelastic Scattering conference series. Qualified candidates should have a maximum of eight years of research experience following their Ph.D. The deadline to apply for the award is Friday, Dec. 20. For more information or to apply, click here

MOMOs THANKSGIVING ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT MENU - NOV. 21
It's time to break out the stretchy pants... MOMO's has released their Thanksgiving Menu! The Thanksgiving Warm-Up Menu will be served Thursday, Nov. 21, from 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. in the CEBAF Center atrium, at only $13.50 (includes tax). The all-you-can-eat menu includes: 

  • Corn chowder.
  • Apple cranberry sauce.
  • Spinach salad with craisins, candied pecans, blueberries, apples and feta cheese.
  • Mashed Yukon Gold potatoes.
  • Sweet potato casserole.
  • Green beans.
  • Rolls with butter.
  • Roasted turkey with cornbread stuffing and gravy.
  • Brown sugar-glazed ham.
  • Curried fruit compote.
  • Assorted pies.
For questions, contact Gaye Davenport at x7426.

HOLIDAY PIES BY MOMOs - NOV. 22
Oh, it's time. Pie time, that is. MOMO's is now accepting orders from their extensive dessert list. All pies are homemade and are available for pick up Tuesday, Nov. 26 - Wednesday, Nov. 27. The deadline to order is Friday, Nov. 22. Choose from:

  • Pumpkin pie.
  • Pecan pie.
  • Chocolate pecan pie.
  • Coconut custard.
  • Caramel apple cake.
  • Chocolate bread pudding with caramel sauce.
Place your order here. Happy Thanksgiving! For questions, contact Gaye Davenport at x7426.

CHILDREN'S HOLIDAY PARTY - DEC. 7
Bring the whole family and join the JAG to ring in the holiday season during our annual Children's Holiday Party! Enjoy crafts, games, balloons, face painting, a bounce house and more inside CEBAF Center! Sip on warm beverages and enjoy scrumptious food to kick off your holiday season.

The big man himself will make an appearance with a photographer on-site to capture those life-long memories with Santa. Per holiday tradition, the U.S. Marines will pick up all Toys for Tots donations. Please place all unwrapped, unused toys in any of the collection boxes located across the lab.

The Children’s Holiday Party celebration takes place Saturday, Dec. 7, from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. For questions, contact Dan Moore at x5927.

 

EMPLOYEE SPOTLIGHT - DONALD BROWN - U.S. AIR FORCE
"I wanted to see the world, and so I did two times over," says Donald Brown of his time in the military. Donald served as a munitions specialist and weapons safety technician for the U.S. Air Force from 1985 to 2012. Donald says the ability to work with people and effectively communicate and solve problems are some of the standout skills he learned during his time in the service.

He began his career at the lab in 2015 and now supports Facilities and Logistics Management Division as a materials and supply/stockroom specialist. To learn more about Donald's military service, click here

 


CONTACT
JLab Weekly provides information on the status of safety, accelerator operations, experiments, reviews, upcoming activities and special events. Have something you want to see in the Weekly? Send submissions to Rebecca Duckett at duckett@jlab.org.



PUBLISHED JOURNAL ARTICLES
M. Stefani and F. Hannon. "Longitudinal bunch profile diagnostic for magnetized electron beams."  Phys. Rev. Accel. Beams, 22, 112802 (2019).

M. Murphy et al. (The Jefferson Lab Hall A Collaboration). "Measurement of the cross sections for inclusive electron scattering in the E12-14-012 experiment at Jefferson Lab." Phys. Rev. C, 100, 054606 (2019).

W. Cosyn and C. Weiss. "Neutron spin structure from polarized deuteron DIS with proton tagging." Phys. Lett. B799, 135035 (2019).
 

Submit your papers for approval to the Jefferson Lab Publications database.

Attention collaboration authors (a message from Patrizia Rossi): The rules regarding publication of conference proceedings have recently changed. To learn more, click here. For questions, contact Kim Edwards at x7805. 
 


HISTORY PHOTO OF THE WEEK


This week's photo features the Applied Research Center (ARC) under construction in November 1996.

UPCOMING EVENTS
Nov. 14: Accelerator Seminar
Nov. 18: Shoe Truck Safety Vendor On-site
Nov. 19: Retirement Check-Up
Nov. 19-20: Physics Fest
Nov. 20: AI Lunch Series
Nov. 21: Accelerator Seminar
Nov. 21: Staying Power: Women in Science
Nov. 28-29: Lab Closed - Thanksgiving Holiday

Dec. 4,11,18: AI Lunch Series
Dec. 7: Children's Holiday Party
Dec. 16: Shoe Truck Safety Shoes
Dec. 23-Jan 1: Lab Closed - Holiday Shutdown

Mar. 9-13: Exploring the Dark Side of the Universe

June 22-24: JLUO Annual Meeting

 

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT
Accelerator and Experimental Schedule
Holiday Calendar 
MOMO's Menu
Waffle Wednesdays at Quark Cafe
Human Performance Improvement Course(s)

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