E895 Summer Collaboration Meeting 1997

The Summer meeting of the E895 collaboration will be held 7-8 July at The Ohio State Universiy.
Information on the meeting will be put here as it develops. Questions/information can be sent to Mike Lisa.

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OSU is located in Columbus, Ohio, site of the next APS Spring Meeting, and largest city in Ohio

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Port Columbus International Airport, including numbers for rental cars.

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The road in red on these maps called "Moody Jackson Parkway" is usually called "315".
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Rooms have been set aside at two hotels close to campus. You should make your reservations as soon as possible. Please mention that you are with "E895/EOS Collaboration Meeting" to get good rates.

Preliminary Agenda

7 July, Monday. Room 4 at the Fawcett Center
7:45 AM Continental breakfast available in meeting room.
8:00 Welcome M. Lisa
8:10 E895 Status/News G. Rai
Calibration Session
8:20 Gains, t0, badpads C. Pinkenburg, P. Chung
8:45 Badpad recognition by eye H. Liu
9:00 Laser analysis, DISTN table J. Draper
9:20 Discussion of DISTN Correction Effects All
9:30 Drift Velocity and Canary Studies J. Draper
9:50 Beam Energy Studies with MUSIC J. Romero
10:00 Coffee Break/discussion
Event Reconstruction Software Session
10:30 Hitfinders discussion and comparison M. Lisa
11:00 Trackers discussion and comparison D. Best
11:30 A Look at Track Merging/Splitting R. Wells
11:45 dE/dx with the hitfinders/trackers N. Stone
12:05 PM PID Analysis Module H. Liu
12:30 Lunch Break
Software Infrastructure Session
1:45 Software Organization - CVS N. Stone
2:10 TAS 3 Update M. Gilkes
2:25 Vertexing schemes in the main TPC D. Best
2:40 Coffee Break
2:50 DST Output format D. Best, N. Stone
3:15-5:00 Major Discussion of issues raised All
5:00 Summary of decisions taken Led by G. Rai
5:30 Adjourn
7:00 Collaboration Dinner

8 July, Tuesday. Banquet Room D at the Fawcett Center
7:45 AM Continental breakfast available in meeting room.
E895 Physics Program and Priorities
8:00(The idea here is that Gulshan summarizes the priorities/projects of the institutions, with updates from institutional leaders, if neccessary.)G. Rai
Simulations Session
8:20 Simulations Studies for 2-4 GeV R. Lacey
8:35 Efficiency Studies for 8 GeVA. Das
8:45 Fast and Slow Simulators and PVD Developments NN Ajitanand
8:50 Discussion of Simulation Issues to be addressed All
Pre-DST Physics Results
9:15 Flow results H. Liu
9:30 Pion flow B. Caskey and J. Kintner
9:45 Squeeze-out R. Witt
10:00 Coffee Break
10:15 Elliptic Flow (2-4 A GeV) and PID C. Pinkenburg
10:40 Strange Particles (2-4 A GeV) P. Chung
11:00 Strangeness Production D. Best
11:15 Performance of MUSIC (2-4 A GeV) J. Romero
11:30 E895 MUSIC studies J. Chance
11:45 Why no MUSIC at 6-8 A GeV J. Draper
12:00 PM Reports from conferences D. Best, and others
12:15 Lunch
12:30 PM Wrap up and Physics Priorities/Policy Discussion ALL (led by G. Rai)
EOS (at Bevalac) Session
2:00? EOS Collaboration Agenda H.G. Ritter
2:10 Purdue analyses and papers J. Elliot
2:40 MUSIC results J. Chance
3:00 Comments on Lambda paper D. Keane

Questions/comments to Mike Lisa

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