Future Projects Planning Workshop 2015

from Monday, August 24, 2015 (1:30 AM) to Wednesday, August 26, 2015 (6:00 PM)
SNOLAB

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
Aug 24, 2015
Aug 25, 2015
AM
8:30 AM --- Coffee and Health Break ---
9:00 AM Welcome and Logistics - Nigel Smith (SNOLab)   ()
9:10 AM Overview of the SNOLAB facility and current programme evolution - Dr Fraser Duncan (SNOLAB)   (Auditorium)
10:00 AM SNOLAB project lifecycle and integration with funding agency requirements - Mr Brian Morissette (SNOLAB)   (Auditorium)
10:30 AM --- Health Break ---
11:00 AM Next Generation Germanium Double Beta Decay Experiment (3 talks) - Dr Matthew Green (NC State University) Dr Matthew Busch (Duke University) Dr Christopher O'Shaughnessy (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)   (Auditorium)
8:30 AM --- Coffee and Health Break ---
9:00 AM Developments at other deep underground facilities - Dr Sean Paling (Bulb Underground Laboratory)   (Auditorium)
9:45 AM Future development and needs of low background counting and assay capabilities - Dr Richard Ford (SNOLAB)   (Auditorium)
10:30 AM --- Health Break ---
11:00 AM Fruit flies in a mine - Dr Thomas Merritt (Laurentian University)   (Auditorium)
11:20 AM Ultra-low radiation environments - Dr Christopher Thome (NOSM)   (Auditorium)
11:40 AM Development of Water-­‐based liquid Scintillators - Dr Bob Svoboda (UC Davis)   (Auditorium)
PM
12:30 PM --- Lunch ---
1:30 PM Next Generation Xenon Double Beta Decay Experiment (2 talks) - Dr William Fairbank (Colorado State University) Giorgio Gratta (Stanford University)   (Auditorium)
3:00 PM --- Health Break ---
3:30 PM Status and perspectives of COBRA - Kai Zuber (Technische Universitaet Dresden)   (Auditorium)
4:00 PM DEAP-­‐50 Dark Matter detector - Mark Boulay (Q) Dr Mark Boulay (Carleton University)   (Auditorium)
4:45 PM Long-­‐term prospects for cryogenic detectors at SNOLAB - Gilles Gerbier (CEA)   (Auditorium)
7:00 PM --- Dinner ---
12:10 PM Current and Future of DarkSide Dark Matter Experiment - Dr Masayuki Wada (Princeton University)   (Auditoium)
12:40 PM --- Lunch ---
1:30 PM PICO Bubble Chamber Array - Dr Michael Crisler (Fermilab)   (Auditorium)
2:00 PM The NEWS_SNO Project - Gilles Gerbier (CEA)   (Auditoirum)
2:30 PM DAMIC 1kg at SNOLAB - Paolo Privitera (University of Chicago)   (Auditorium)
3:00 PM --- Health Break (Formal end of Workshop) ---
3:30 PM CFREF Planning Discussions - Tony Noble (Queen's University)   (Auditorium)