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MicroPattern Gaseous Detectors Conference 2019

from Sunday, May 5, 2019 (6:00 PM) to Friday, May 10, 2019 (2:40 PM)
La Rochelle (salle Casoar-Tadorne)

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
May 5, 2019
May 6, 2019
May 7, 2019
May 8, 2019
May 9, 2019
May 10, 2019
8:30 AM --- Registration - Welcome coffee - Poster hanging ---
10:00 AM RD51 activities and perspectives - Maximilien Chefdeville (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (FR))   ()
10:30 AM MPGD-based photon detectors for the upgrade of COMPASS RICH-1 and beyond - Silvia Dalla Torre (Universita e INFN Trieste (IT))   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
10:50 AM Development of new MPGD structures for nuclear physics applications - Marco Cortesi (National Superconducting Cyclotron Laboratory)   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
11:10 AM R&D on THGEM with Resistive Diamond-like carbon coating - Guofeng Song (University of Science and Technology of China)   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
11:30 AM Recent advances with RPWELL Detectors – physics and potential applications - Dr Arindam Roy (Ben-Gurion University)   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
11:50 AM Test of the first MPGD-based (S)DHCAL - Dan Shaked Renous (Weizmann Institute of Science (IL))   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
9:00 AM A scalable High Voltage power supply system with SoC control for Micro Pattern Gaseous Detector - Stefano Levorato (Universita e INFN Trieste (IT))   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
9:20 AM Recent Development of Glass GEMs and Their Uses - Takeshi Fujiwara (National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science & Technology )   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
9:40 AM Development and Properties of 100 mm-square size LTCC-GEM - Yoko Takeuchi (Tokyo Metropolitan Industrial Technology Research Institute)   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
10:00 AM Neutrino physics : current and future experiments - Kam-Biu Luk   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
10:30 AM --- Coffee break ---
11:00 AM Small-pad resistive Micromegas: Comparison of patterned embedded resistors and DLC based spark protection systems - Mauro Iodice (INFN - Sezione di Roma Tre)   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
11:20 AM Correlation of optical and electrical measurements of the delayed discharge propagation in GEM detector - Mrs Antonija Utrobicic (University of Zagreb, Faculty of Science)   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
11:40 AM A numerical investigation on the discharges in Micromegas - Deb Sankar Bhattacharya (Julius Max. Universitaet Wuerzburg (DE))   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
9:00 AM Development of resistive Micromegas TPCs for the T2K experiment - David ATTIE (CEA/DSM/DAPNIA/SPP)   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
9:20 AM A new scheme for Micromegas TPC readout : the encapsulated resistive anode with reverse grounding - Paul Colas (Université Paris-Saclay (FR))   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
9:40 AM A high-gain and low ion-backflow double micro-mesh gaseous structure - Jianbei Liu (University of Science and Technology of China (CN))   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
10:00 AM TPC technologies using MPGDs - Piotr Gasik (Technische Universität Muenchen (DE))   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
10:30 AM --- Coffee break ---
11:00 AM dE/dx Resolution Studies of a Pre-Production Read Out Chamber for the ALICE GEM TPC - Thomas Klemenz (Technische Universitaet Muenchen (DE))   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
11:20 AM Study of a passive gating grid for IBF suppression - Vladislav Zakharov   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
11:40 AM Low-pressure TPC with THGEM readout for ion identification in Accelerator Mass Spectrometry - Tamara Shakirova (Budker Institute of Nuclear Physics)   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
9:00 AM New MPGD-based muon telescopes for ScanPyramids and associated R&D on gas consumption - Sebastien Procureur (Université Paris-Saclay (FR))   (Amphitheater)
9:20 AM Development of high-performance DLC resistive electrodes for MPGDs - Lunlin Shang (Lanzhou Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Science)   (Amphitheater)
9:40 AM Micromegas for beam loss monitoring - Dr Laura Segui   (Amphitheater)
10:00 AM MPGD and neutron detection techniques and applications - Gabriele Croci (Universita & INFN, Milano-Bicocca (IT))   (Amphitheater)
10:30 AM --- Coffee break ---
11:00 AM Development of a thermal bonding method for fabrication of Micromegas and new MPGD structures - Zhiyong Zhang (USTC)   (Amphitheater)
11:20 AM Fast neutron spectroscopy from 1 MeV up to 15 MeV with MIMAC-FASTn, a mobile and directional fast neutron spectrometer - Nadine Saudraix   (Amphitheatre)
11:40 AM The Micro Strip Gas Chambers for the X-Ray monitor (JEM-X) onboard ESA’s INTEGRAL mission - Dr Carl Budtz-Jorgensen (Technical U. of Denmark, Nat. Space Institute)   (Amphitheater)
9:00 AM RD51- Discussions on VMM electronics (open for everyone) - Jochen Kaminski (University of Bonn (DE))   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
10:00 AM Astroparticle Physics - Elisabetta Baracchini (Gran Sasso Science Institute)   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
10:30 AM --- Coffee break ---
11:00 AM New Results from GridPixes - Jochen Kaminski (University of Bonn (DE))   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
11:20 AM Application of micro-pattern gas detectors in the present and future experiments in Budker INP - Lev Shekhtman (Budker Institute of Nuclear Physics (RU))   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
11:40 AM First results of Rayleigh scattering method to define the size of ion clusters in a gaseous detector - Yalcin Kalkan (Uludag University (TR))   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
6:00 PM --- Arrival of the participants and installation at the hotels ---
12:10 PM Performances of the Micromegas Vertex Tracker at the CLAS12 experiment for the 2017-2018 physics run - Maxence Vandenbroucke (Université Paris-Saclay (FR))   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
12:30 PM --- Lunch ---
2:00 PM Development of μ-PIC with glass substrate aiming at high gas gain - Mitsuru Abe (Kyoto university)   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
2:20 PM Production of Micromegas and progress on the HV stability issues - Giada Mancini (INFN e Laboratori Nazionali di Frascati (IT))   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
2:40 PM VMM3a, an ASIC for tracking detectors - George Iakovidis (Brookhaven National Laboratory (US))   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
3:00 PM New Physics frontiers and future accelerators - Maksym Titov (Université Paris-Saclay (FR))   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
3:30 PM --- Coffee break ---
4:00 PM CMS Phase II Upgrade with GEM detectors - Mohit Gola (University of Delhi (IN))   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
4:20 PM Production, Quality Control and Performance of GE1/1 Detectors for the CMS Upgrade - Rosamaria Venditti (Universita e INFN, Bari (IT))   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
4:40 PM Lessons Learnt from the GE1/1 Slice test - Brian Dorney (Universite Libre de Bruxelles (BE))   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
5:00 PM --- City tour ---
7:00 PM --- RD51 Management Board ---
12:00 PM Study of discharges and their effects in GEM detectors - Jeremie Alexandre Merlin (CERN)   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
12:20 PM SRS VMM readout for Gadolinium GEM-based detector prototypes for the NMX instrument at ESS - Michael Lupberger (CERN)   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
12:40 PM --- Lunch ---
2:00 PM --- Poster session ---
3:30 PM Picosecond timing detectors and applications - Jerry Va'vra (SLAC)   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
4:00 PM Recent Developments on Precise Timing with the PICOSEC Micromegas Detector - Ioannis Manthos (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki)   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
4:20 PM Recent photocathode and sensor developments for the PICOSEC micromegas detector - Xu Wang (University of Science and Technology of China (CN))   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
4:40 PM Diamond Like Carbon for the Fast Timing MPGD - Piet Verwilligen (Universita e INFN, Bari (IT))   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
5:00 PM Development of GEM based Transition Radiation Detector and Tracker (GEM-TRD/T) - Kondo Gnanvo (University of Virginia (US))   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
5:20 PM Laser ablation as a novel manufacturing technique of high-precision 1D- and 2D-readout boards for Micro-Pattern Gaseous Detectors (cancelled-included in next talk) - Stephan Aune (CEA/IRFU,Centre d'etude de Saclay Gif-sur-Yvette (FR))   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
5:40 PM New Developments in MPGDs for a Future Electron Ion Collider - Bob Azmoun (Brookhaven National Laboratory)   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
12:00 PM Development of a Time Projection Chamber for Hadron Experiments at J-PARC - Shinhyung Kim   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
12:30 PM --- Lunch ---
2:00 PM --- Poster session ---
3:30 PM MPGD applications outside high energy physics - Florian Maximilian Brunbauer (CERN, Vienna University of Technology (AT))   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
4:00 PM Development of novel ultra-thin Micromegas and a Time Projection Chamber for animal ion transmission tomography - Jona Bortfeldt (CERN)   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
4:20 PM ACTAR TPC: a tool for nuclear physics applications - Thomas ROGER (Grand Accelerateur National d'Ions Lourds (FR))   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
4:40 PM GEM detectors for the MAGIX focal plane: minimising materials for low energy experiments - Dr Stefano Caiazza (Johannes Gutenberg Universitaet Mainz (DE))   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
5:00 PM new MPGD-based structures for electroluminescence TPCs - Diego Gonzalez Diaz (Universidade de Santiago de Compostela (ES))   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
5:20 PM CYGNO: Triple-GEM Optical Readout for Directional Dark Matter Search - Davide Pinci (Sapienza Universita e INFN, Roma I (IT))   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
5:40 PM Charging up study in resistive Micromegas detectors - Jerome Samarati (CERN)   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
6:00 PM Information   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
6:15 PM --- RD51 Collaboration Board ---
12:00 PM Tribute to A. Oed: Anton Oed's Pre-MSGC-History at the Institut Laue-Langevin - Dr Peter Geltenbort (ILL )   (Amphitheater)
12:15 PM Triibute to A. Oed: MSGCs and their descendants. Past, Present, and Future - Vladimir Peskov (Russian Academy of Sciences (RU))   (Amphitheater)
12:30 PM Tribute to A. Oed: MSGC for neutron scattering instruments at the ILL - Bruno Guerard (ILL)   (Amphitheater)
12:45 PM Charpak and Oed Award ceremonies   (Amphitheater)
1:00 PM --- Lunch ---
2:30 PM --- Social event ---
12:00 PM High space resolution μ-RWELL for high rate applications - Marco Poli Lener (INFN e Laboratori Nazionali di Frascati (IT))   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)
12:20 PM LHM-based “local dual-phase TPCs” – potential tools for future noble-liquid detectors - Amos Breskin (Weizmann Institute of Science (IL))   (salle Casoar-Tadorne)