Compact muon sources

Europe/Zurich
Buckley Lecture Theatre (University of Huddersfield)

Buckley Lecture Theatre

University of Huddersfield

Description
Workshop on future compact muon sources, jointly organised with the NMI3 project.
  • Monday, 12 January
    • 13:20 13:30
      Introduction 10m Buckley Lecture Theatre

      Buckley Lecture Theatre

      University of Huddersfield

      Speaker: Steve Cottrell
      Slides
    • 13:30 13:55
      Future muon sources: Meeting overview 25m Buckley Lecture Theatre

      Buckley Lecture Theatre

      University of Huddersfield

      Speaker: Robert Cywinski (U)
      Slides
    • 13:55 15:45
      Session 1: Muon production and accelerator technologies Buckley Lecture Theatre

      Buckley Lecture Theatre

      University of Huddersfield

      • 13:55
        Simulations of muon production targets 25m
        Speaker: Dr. Adriana Bungau (The University of Manchester)
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      • 14:20
        HiMB: Towards a new high intensity muon beam 25m
        Speaker: Peter-Raymond Kettle (Paul Scherrer Institut PSI)
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      • 14:45
        Muon beamlines and Target Technologies at J-PARC 25m
        Speaker: Naritoshi Kawamura (KEK)
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      • 15:10
        Future application of FFAG’s for muon production 25m
        Speaker: Yoshi Mori
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      • 15:35
        Discussion 10m
    • 15:45 16:05
      Coffee 20m Buckley Lecture Theatre

      Buckley Lecture Theatre

      University of Huddersfield

    • 16:05 18:10
      Session 2: Specialised beams Buckley Lecture Theatre

      Buckley Lecture Theatre

      University of Huddersfield

      • 16:05
        Comparison between laser and conventional muon sources 25m
        Speaker: Stephanie Ford
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      • 16:30
        MuCool: Towards a much improved phase space slow positive muon beam 25m
        Speaker: Andreas Knecht (Paul Scherrer Institut)
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      • 16:55
        An overview of the Muon International Cooling Experiment (MICE) 25m
        Speaker: Roy Preece (STFC Rutherford Appleton Laboratory)
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      • 17:20
        Muon collider technology 25m
        Speaker: Prof. Kenneth Richard Long (Imperial College London)
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      • 17:45
        Muon production using a high power cyclotron 25m
        Speaker: Luciano Calabretta
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    • 19:00 21:30
      Reception and dinner 2h 30m Quayside

      Quayside

      University of Huddersfield

  • Tuesday, 13 January
    • 09:00 10:50
      Session 3: Condensed matter μSR / New Techniques Buckley Lecture Theatre

      Buckley Lecture Theatre

      University of Huddersfield

      • 09:00
        Muons for condensed matter research 25m
        Speaker: Tom Lancaster
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      • 09:25
        Muon spectroscopy of photo-excited states 25m
        Speaker: Alan Drew
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      • 09:50
        Low energy muons at PSI 25m
        Speaker: Thomas Prokscha
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      • 10:15
        Low energy muons using laser ionisation 25m
        Speaker: Katsuhiko Ishida (R)
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      • 10:40
        Discussion 10m
    • 10:50 11:10
      Coffee 20m Buckley Lecture Theatre

      Buckley Lecture Theatre

      University of Huddersfield

    • 11:10 12:30
      Session 4: Update and outlook from the Facilities Buckley Lecture Theatre

      Buckley Lecture Theatre

      University of Huddersfield

      • 11:10
        PSI 15m
        Speaker: Elvezio Morenzoni
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      • 11:25
        ISIS 15m
        Speaker: Adrian Hillier
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      • 11:40
        RIKEN 15m
        Speaker: Philip King
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      • 11:55
        J-PARC 15m
        Speaker: Naritoshi Kawamura (KEK)
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      • 12:10
        Discussion 20m
    • 12:30 13:30
      Lunch 1h Buckley Lecture Theatre

      Buckley Lecture Theatre

      University of Huddersfield

    • 13:30 15:20
      Session 5: Novel applications of muons Buckley Lecture Theatre

      Buckley Lecture Theatre

      University of Huddersfield

      • 13:30
        Muon tomography - monitoring CO2 goestorage sites 24/7 25m
        Speakers: Jon Gluyas , Lee Thompson (University of Sheffield)
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      • 13:55
        Probing muon error effects using facility beams 25m
        Speaker: Adrian Hillier
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      • 14:20
        Researching and commercialising muon tomography for security screening 25m
        Speaker: Michael Sossong
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      • 14:45
        Progress towards muon catalysed fusion 25m
        Speaker: Katsuhiko Ishida (R)
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      • 15:10
        Discussion 10m
    • 15:20 15:40
      Coffee 20m Buckley Lecture Theatre

      Buckley Lecture Theatre

      University of Huddersfield

    • 15:40 16:10
      Summary and discussion 30m Buckley Lecture Theatre

      Buckley Lecture Theatre

      University of Huddersfield

      Speaker: Rob Edgecock (STFC - Rutherford Appleton Lab. (GB))
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