RD51 Collaboration Meeting and the "MPGD Stability" workshop, Munich 18-22 June 2018

from Monday, June 18, 2018 (11:00 AM) to Friday, June 22, 2018 (3:00 PM)
Technical University of Munich (Faculty Club)

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
Jun 18, 2018
Jun 19, 2018
Jun 20, 2018
Jun 21, 2018
Jun 22, 2018
AM
11:00 AM --- Registration ---
9:00 AM
WG4 - Simulations and Software Tools - Ozkan Sahin (Uludag University (TR)) Piet Verwilligen (Universita e INFN, Bari (IT)) Rob Veenhof (Uludag University (TR)) (until 10:30 AM) (Faculty Club)
9:00 AM From Molecules to droplets- learning the formation of Clouds using the CLOUD Chamber at CERN. Development of a charged Cloud Condensation Nuclei (CCN) Generato - Joschka Pfeifer (CERN)   (Faculty Club)
9:20 AM Ion Mobility studies in Ar-CF4-iC4H10 mixtures for the LCTPC Collaboration - Andre Cortez (Universidade de Coimbra (PT))   (Faculty Club)
9:40 AM MPGD simulation in negative ion gas for direction-sensitive dark matter searc - Mr Hirohisa Ishiura (Kobe University(JP))   (Faculty Club)
10:00 AM Magboltz update for N2O - Rob Veenhof (Uludag University (TR)) Stephen Biagi (University of Liverpool)   (Faculty Club)
10:10 AM A Toolkit for the simulation of Detector Charging Up/Down - Michael Pitt (Weizmann Institute of Science (IL))   (Faculty Club)
10:30 AM --- Coffee Break ---
11:00 AM
WG4 - Simulations and Software Tools - Rob Veenhof (Uludag University (TR)) Ozkan Sahin (Uludag University (TR)) Piet Verwilligen (Universita e INFN, Bari (IT)) (until 12:30 PM) (Faculty Club)
11:00 AM Understanding discharge formation in GEM detectors by simulating the primary charge density - Andreas Mathis (Technische Universität München (DE))   (Faculty Club)
11:20 AM Interfacing Geant4, Garfield++ and Degrad: A step-by-step introduction - Dorothea Pfeiffer (CERN)   (Faculty Club)
11:40 AM Simulation of a multi-wire drift chamber with the GEANT-Garfield interface - Lennert De Keukeleere   (Faculty Club)
12:00 PM Accelerating Garfield++ simulation: GEM case study - Othmane Bouhali (Texas A & M University (US))   (Faculty Club)
9:00 AM
WG1 - Technological Aspects and Development of New Detector Structures - Paul Colas (Université Paris-Saclay (FR)) Filippo Resnati (CERN) (until 10:40 AM) (Faculty Club)
9:00 AM Ceramic GEMs at Siegen - Serhat Atay (Istanbul Technical University (TR))   (Faculty Club)
9:20 AM Ceramic GEMs at Iwate - Shinya Narita (Iwate University (JP))   (Faculty Club)
9:40 AM New developments on the Double Micro-Mesh gaseous structure - Zhiyong Zhang (University of Science and Technology of China (CN))   (Faculty Club)
10:00 AM High-speed optical GEM readout and 3D printing of functional detector components - Florian Maximilian Brunbauer (CERN, Vienna University of Technology (AT))   (Faculty Club)
10:20 AM A DLC uRWELL prototype with 2-D readout - Yi Zhou (University of Science and Technology of China (CN)) Yi Zhou (University of Science&Technology of China)   (Faculty Club)
10:40 AM
Social event - Andreas Mathis (Technische Universität München (DE)) (until 10:45 AM) ()
10:40 AM Organisational issues - Andreas Mathis (Technische Universität München (DE))   ()
10:45 AM --- Coffee Break ---
11:10 AM
WG1 - Technological Aspects and Development of New Detector Structures - Filippo Resnati (CERN) Paul Colas (Université Paris-Saclay (FR)) (until 1:10 PM) (Faculty Club)
11:10 AM DLC-coated GEMs at Siegen - Amir Alfarra   (Faculty Club)
11:30 AM An Integrated System for 3D Energy Deposition Measurements in Hadron Therapy with the GEMPix Detector - Johannes Leidner (Rheinisch Westfaelische Tech. Hoch. (DE))   (Faculty Club)
11:50 AM DLC photo-cathode and its application to fast-timing MPGD - Jianbei Liu (University of Science and Technology of China (CN))   (Faculty Club)
12:10 PM Status of the Micromegas Vertex Tracker of the CLAS12 experiment at Jefferson Lab - Maxence Vandenbroucke (Université Paris-Saclay (FR))   (Faculty Club)
12:30 PM Development of a High Pressure Gas Monitoring Chamber - Philip Hamacher-Baumann (RWTH Aachen University)   (Faculty Club)
12:50 PM Two-dimensional floating strip Micromegas - Felix Fidelio Klitzner (Ludwig Maximilians Universitat (DE))   (Faculty Club)
9:00 AM
Topical workshop: MPGD stability - Piotr Gasik (Technische Universitaet Muenchen (DE)) Eraldo Oliveri (CERN) (until 10:20 AM) (Faculty Club)
9:00 AM Discharge phenomena in gaseous detectors - Vladimir Peskov (Russian Academy of Sciences (RU))   (Faculty Club)
9:40 AM Simulations of discharge phenomena - Paulo Fonte   (Faculty Club)
10:20 AM --- Coffee Break ---
10:50 AM
Topical workshop: MPGD stability - Eraldo Oliveri (CERN) Piotr Gasik (Technische Universitaet Muenchen (DE)) (until 12:30 PM) (Faculty Club)
10:50 AM Effects of space charge in GEM-based detectors - Filippo Resnati (CERN)   (Faculty Club)
11:15 AM Secondary/Propagated discharge phenomena in GEM detectors - Alexander Deisting (Ruprecht Karls Universitaet Heidelberg (DE))   (Faculty Club)
11:40 AM Usage of single hole THGEM foil for delayed discharge propagation analysis - Antonija Utrobicic (University of Zagreb (HR))   (Faculty Club)
12:05 PM Secondary discharge mitigation by HV scheme optimisation - Lukas Lautner (Technische Universitaet Muenchen (DE))   (Faculty Club)
9:00 AM
WG6 - Production - Rui De Oliveira (CERN) Fabien Jeanneau (Université Paris-Saclay (FR)) (until 10:40 AM) (Faculty Club)
9:00 AM Mass production Assembly of CMS GE1/1 - Jeremie Alexandre Merlin (CERN)   (Faculty Club)
9:20 AM News on DLC coatings - Yi Zhou (University of Science and Technology of China (CN))   (Faculty Club)
9:40 AM New Devices at CERN workshop - Rui De Oliveira (CERN)   (Faculty Club)
10:00 AM Production of MPGDs in industry - Boris Courousse (ELVIA PCB Group)   (Faculty Club)
10:20 AM Status of the ALICE TPC upgrade project - Anastasia Berdnikova (National Research Nuclear University MEPhI (RU))   (Faculty Club)
10:40 AM --- Coffee Break ---
11:10 AM
WG7 - Common Test Facilities - Eraldo Oliveri (CERN) Yorgos Tsipolitis (National Technical Univ. of Athens (GR)) (until 1:10 PM) (Faculty Club)
11:10 AM RD51 2018 Test Beam - Yorgos Tsipolitis (National Technical Univ. of Athens (GR)) Eraldo Oliveri (CERN)   (Faculty Club)
11:25 AM BES3, Test of two different readout electronic with a triple-GEM detector - Riccardo Farinelli (Universita e INFN, Ferrara (IT))   (Faculty Club)
11:40 AM upic - Atsuhiko Ochi (Kobe University (JP))   (Faculty Club)
11:55 AM picosec - Lukas Sohl (Université Paris-Saclay (FR))   (Faculty Club)
12:10 PM RD50, Beam Test of Deep Diffused APDs - Matteo Centis Vignali (CERN)   (Faculty Club)
12:25 PM urwell - you lv (USTC)   (Faculty Club)
12:40 PM TOTEM Diamond - Francisco Ignacio Garcia Fuentes (Helsinki Institute of Physics (FI))   (Faculty Club)
12:55 PM Towards RPWELL DHCAL: test of 50x50 cm2 construction and coupling to MICROROC - Dan Shaked Renous (Weizmann Institute of Science (IL))   (Faculty Club)
PM
2:00 PM
Opening Session - Leszek Ropelewski (CERN) Silvia Dalla Torre (Universita e INFN Trieste (IT)) (until 2:40 PM) (Faculty Club)
2:00 PM Welcome! - Dr Piotr Gasik (Technische Universitaet Muenchen (DE)) Laura Fabbietti (Technische Universitaet Muenchen (DE))   (Faculty Club)
2:10 PM Collaboration News - Silvia Dalla Torre (Universita e INFN Trieste (IT)) Leszek Ropelewski (CERN)   (Faculty Club)
2:40 PM
WG5 - MPGD Related Electronics - Jochen Kaminski (University of Bonn (DE)) Hans Muller (until 3:45 PM) (Faculty Club)
2:40 PM Welcome - Jochen Kaminski (University of Bonn (DE))   (Faculty Club)
2:45 PM A modular GEM Detector readout system for neutron time of flight and imaging measurements - Andrea Abba (Università degli Studi e INFN Milano (IT))   (Faculty Club)
3:05 PM Characterization and first field results of TIGER ASIC for the readout of GEM detectors (vidyo) - Fabio Cossio (Politecnico di Torino e INFN Sezione di Torino)   (Faculty Club)
3:25 PM Status and upgrade plans for a distributed 20 detector readout system at LSBB (vidyo) - Mr Ignacio Lazaro Roche (LSBB - Laboratoire Souterrain a Bas Bruit (FR))   (Faculty Club)
3:45 PM --- Coffee Break ---
4:15 PM
WG5 - MPGD Related Electronics - Hans Muller Jochen Kaminski (University of Bonn (DE)) (until 6:05 PM) (Faculty Club)
4:15 PM VMM and SRS - update - Michael Lupberger (CERN)   (Faculty Club)
4:35 PM FEC Firmware optimization for the VMM frontend - Yan Huang (Central China Normal University CCNU (CN))   (Faculty Club)
4:55 PM Scalable Readout Systems in 2018 - Hans Muller   (Faculty Club)
5:15 PM Future of SRS systems: intro - Eraldo Oliveri (CERN)   (Faculty Club)
5:20 PM Future of SRS system: Hardware and Firmware - Michael Lupberger (CERN)   (Faculty Club)
5:30 PM Future of SRS system: DAQ software - Enrico Gamberini (CERN) Dorothea Pfeiffer (CERN)   (Faculty Club)
5:50 PM Future of SRS systems: Open Discussion   (Faculty Club)
6:05 PM
Social event (until 8:00 PM) ()
12:30 PM --- Lunch Break ---
2:00 PM
WG2 - Common Characterization and Physics Issues -Mr Florian Maximilian Brunbauer (CERN, Vienna University of Technology (AT)) Maximilien Chefdeville (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (FR)) (until 3:40 PM) (Faculty Club)
2:00 PM Functional tests (HV+Cosmic) for atlas New Small Wheel - Maxence Vandenbroucke (Université Paris-Saclay (FR))   (Faculty Club)
2:20 PM Precision tracking with large area Micromegas detectors - Bernhard Matthias Flierl (Ludwig Maximilians Universitat (DE))   (Faculty Club)
2:40 PM Calibration of detector parameters and detector geometry of large area Micromegas using cosmic rays - Philipp Jonathan Loesel (Ludwig-Maximilians-Univ. Muenchen (DE)) Maximilian Herrmann (Ludwig Maximilians Universitat (DE))   (Faculty Club)
3:00 PM Scintillation light readout of Micromegas detector - Francisco Jose Iguaz Gutierrez (Université Paris-Saclay (FR))   (Faculty Club)
3:20 PM Recent results of Picosec - Lukas Sohl (Université Paris-Saclay (FR))   (Faculty Club)
3:40 PM --- Coffee Break ---
4:10 PM
WG2 - Common Characterization and Physics Issues - Maximilien Chefdeville (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (FR)) Florian Maximilian Brunbauer (CERN, Vienna University of Technology (AT)) (until 5:30 PM) (Faculty Club)
4:10 PM Ageing tests with GEMs: effect of different materials, gains and gas mixtures - Michael Jung (Johann-Wolfgang-Goethe Univ. (DE))   (Faculty Club)
4:30 PM Large size triple GEM detectors for Muon Chamber of CBM experiment - Mr Ajit Kumar (Variable Energy Cyclotron Centre)   (Faculty Club)
4:50 PM GEM-based neutron detectors - Gabriele Croci (Universita & INFN, Milano-Bicocca (IT))   (Faculty Club)
5:10 PM Electroluminescence in very-thick GEM-like acrylic structures - Diego Gonzalez Diaz (Universidade de Santiago de Compostela (ES))   (Faculty Club)
6:00 PM
Collaboration Board (until 7:30 PM) (Faculty Club)
3:00 PM
Social event (until 5:00 PM) ()
5:30 PM
Social event (until 7:30 PM) ()
7:30 PM
Social event (until 10:00 PM) ()
12:30 PM --- Lunch Break ---
2:00 PM
Topical workshop: MPGD stability - Piotr Gasik (Technische Universitaet Muenchen (DE)) Eraldo Oliveri (CERN) (until 4:00 PM) (Faculty Club)
2:00 PM Single-hole discharges in GEMs - Dr Jeremie Alexandre Merlin (CERN)   (Faculty Club)
2:25 PM Measurements with inductively coupled PCB antennas - Patrik Thuiner (CERN)   (Faculty Club)
2:50 PM Status of the R&D on micro-RWELL technology - Dr Giovanni Bencivenni (INFN e Laboratori Nazionali di Frascati (IT))   (Faculty Club)
3:15 PM Stability of THGEMs - Fulvio Tessarotto (Universita e INFN Trieste (IT))   (Faculty Club)
3:40 PM Discharge probability studies with 3x3 cm2 THGEM - Berkin Ulukutlu (TUM)   (Faculty Club)
4:00 PM --- Coffee Break ---
4:30 PM
Topical workshop: MPGD stability - Piotr Gasik (Technische Universitaet Muenchen (DE)) Eraldo Oliveri (CERN) (until 5:45 PM) (Faculty Club)
4:30 PM Spark quenching with embedded resistors, first 55Fe tests with ~50x50 cm2 Micromegas prototypes - Maximilien Chefdeville (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (FR))   (Faculty Club)
4:55 PM HV stability of large area resistive strip Micromegas detectors - Ralf Hertenberger (Ludwig Maximilians Universitat (DE))   (Faculty Club)
5:20 PM Discharge protection of CMOS pixel chips in Micromegas MPGDs - Harry Van Der Graaf (Nikhef National institute for subatomic physics (NL))   (Faculty Club)
1:10 PM
Social event - Ralf Hertenberger (Ludwig Maximilians Universitat (DE)) Piotr Gasik (Technische Universitaet Muenchen (DE)) (until 3:00 PM) ()