Theia workshop

from Thursday, April 12, 2018 (9:00 AM) to Saturday, April 14, 2018 (1:00 PM)
University of California, Davis

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
Apr 12, 2018
Apr 13, 2018
Apr 14, 2018
AM
9:00 AM
Opening Session - Robert Svoboda (UC Davis) (until 9:10 AM) ()
9:10 AM
Path to THEIA (until 10:30 AM) ()
9:10 AM Theia Overview - Josh Klein, Penn   ()
9:50 AM ANNIE Science Overview: Matt Wetstein, Iowa State   ()
10:10 AM WATCHMAN Science Overview: Adam Bernstein, LLNL   ()
10:30 AM --- Coffee Break ---
10:50 AM
Path to THEIA (until 12:10 PM) ()
10:50 AM Sanford Underground Research Facility – Status report on the LBNF Project: David Vardiman, SURF   ()
11:20 AM Discussion: Opportunity for THEIA at LBNF: Robert Svoboda, UC Davis   ()
11:40 AM Discussion of the path to Theia: Michi Wurm, Univ. of Mainz   ()
9:00 AM
Common R&D (until 10:30 AM) ()
9:00 AM Techniques and Issues in Gd Water Doping: Vincent Fischer, UC Davis   ()
9:20 AM WbLS Development, Production, and Purification: Minfang Yeh, BNL   ()
10:00 AM Te-loading in SNO+: Szymon Manecki, Queens University   ()
10:30 AM --- Coffee Break ---
10:50 AM
Common R&D (until 12:20 PM) ()
10:50 AM Latest Results From Chess: Javi Caravaca, UC Berkeley   ()
11:20 AM LAPPD characterization: Matt Wetstein, Iowa State   ()
11:50 AM LAPPD Production: Evan Angelico, Univ. of Chicago   ()
9:00 AM
Discussions (until 10:30 AM) ()
9:00 AM International Perspectives: Canada, Finland, Germany, UK, USA   ()
9:45 AM Discussion of Common R&D and Proposals   ()
10:30 AM --- Coffee Break ---
10:50 AM
Discussions (until 12:30 PM) ()
PM
12:10 PM --- Lunch Break ---
1:20 PM
Common R&D (until 3:00 PM) ()
1:20 PM Overview of WATCHMAN R&D Relevant to THEIA: Matthew Malek, Sheffield   ()
1:45 PM Advanced Instrumentation Testbed: Sean Paling, Boulby Underground Lab   ()
2:05 PM Overview of ANNIE R&D Relevant for THEIA: Jonathan Eisch, Iowa State   ()
2:30 PM Archimedes and Honey Bees: Design considerations for large monolithic detectors: Steve Dye, Univ. of Hawaii, Manoa   ()
2:45 PM Discussion   ()
3:00 PM --- Coffee break ---
3:20 PM
Common R&D (until 5:35 PM) ()
3:20 PM Super-Kamiokande Gd doping: Mark Vagins, UC Irvine/IPMU   ()
3:40 PM Directionality in Liquid Scintillator: Bjoern Worsak, Hamburg   ()
4:00 PM High Energy Event Reconstruction: Leon Pickard, UC Davis   ()
4:20 PM Low-energy directional reconstruction: Johann, U Mainz   ()
4:40 PM ANNIE Reconstuction using LAPPDs: Jingbo Wang, UC Davis   ()
5:00 PM PMT production rates, glass, and strength: Robert Svoboda, UC Davis   ()
12:20 PM --- Lunch Break ---
1:30 PM
Theia White Paper Discussions (until 3:00 PM) ()
1:30 PM NLDBD white paper results - Valentina, Lindley   ()
1:50 PM NLDBD with machine learning: Andrey Elagin   ()
2:05 PM NLDBD results discussion   ()
2:25 PM Long baseline white paper results - Mike Wilking   ()
2:45 PM Long baseline results discussion   ()
3:00 PM --- Coffee Break ---
3:20 PM
Theia White Paper Discussions (until 5:10 PM) ()
3:20 PM Solar neutrino white paper results - Richie Bonventre   ()
3:40 PM Solar neutrino results discussion   ()
4:05 PM Anti-neutrino white paper results: Steve Dye, UH Manoa   ()
4:25 PM Anti-neutrino results discussion   ()
4:50 PM Other physics topics - discussion   ()