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== Minutes ==
 
== Minutes ==
  
* Rachel updated us on various simulation tasks (all on-going), including:
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* Rachel provided an update on various simulation tasks (all on-going), including:
:: Solenoid field influence on electron drift (seems acceptable overall);
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: Solenoid field influence on electron drift (seems acceptable overall);
:: GEM simulation to study ion backflow (seems reasonable for Ar:CO2 mix, but a software issue is suspected for He:CH4 mix);
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: GEM simulation to study ion backflow (seems reasonable for Ar:CO2 mix, but a software issue is suspected for He:CH4 mix);
:: Lambda decay background in kTDIS (results indicate one may have an handle on those);
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: Lambda decay background in kTDIS (results indicate one may have an handle on those);
:: Beam background on detectors ("first glance").
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: Beam background on detectors ("first glance").
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* Dipangkar presented a drawing of a device to test the target cell: resistance to pressure (up to 2bars), sagging, etc. Most parts have already been ordered.
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* Ed provided an udate on the test stand:
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: JLab will get a Common Readout Unit ordered by BNL;
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: a rigid design of the Front-End-Cards have been submitted to vendors; one of them offered to produce 5 units for ~$10k (vs ~$15k); at such a price, they consider ordering 2 more.
  
 
==Organizational details==
 
==Organizational details==

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Agenda

  • Target cell test stand [1]
  • Simulation Update (Rachel) [2]

Minutes

  • Rachel provided an update on various simulation tasks (all on-going), including:
Solenoid field influence on electron drift (seems acceptable overall);
GEM simulation to study ion backflow (seems reasonable for Ar:CO2 mix, but a software issue is suspected for He:CH4 mix);
Lambda decay background in kTDIS (results indicate one may have an handle on those);
Beam background on detectors ("first glance").
  • Dipangkar presented a drawing of a device to test the target cell: resistance to pressure (up to 2bars), sagging, etc. Most parts have already been ordered.
  • Ed provided an udate on the test stand:
JLab will get a Common Readout Unit ordered by BNL;
a rigid design of the Front-End-Cards have been submitted to vendors; one of them offered to produce 5 units for ~$10k (vs ~$15k); at such a price, they consider ordering 2 more.

Organizational details

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