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STAR Analysis Meeting (March 14 -18, 2011)


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 Monday, 14 March 2011 :: day 1next day
How to in STAR (Junior day)
Conveners: Rosi Reed, Joseph Seele
(Large Seminar Room : 09:00 - 18:00)
TimeTalkPresenter
09:00Design of TOF ( 00:30 ) 1 fileBill Llope
09:30Calibrating the TOF ( 00:30 ) 1 fileFrank Geurts
10:00Using the TOF ( 00:30 ) 1 fileXin Dong
10:30
Coffee break ( 00:30 )
 
11:00Design of the TPC ( 00:30 ) 2 filesJim Thomas
11:30Calibrating the TPC ( 00:30 ) 1 fileMaxim Naglis
12:00The Complexities of TPC ( 00:30 ) 1 fileGrant Webb
12:30
Lunch Break ( 01:00 )
 
13:30Triggers and Scalers ( 00:30 ) 2 filesJamie Dunlop
14:00Basics of Statistics ( 00:30 ) 2 filesMike Betancourt
14:30Finding vertices ( 00:30 ) 2 filesRosi Reed
15:00
Coffee Break ( 00:15 )
 
15:15Calculating pair efficiencies from single particle embedding ( 00:30 ) 1 fileAnthony Timmins
15:45Being a good RCF Neighbour ( 00:30 ) 1 fileMichael Mitrovski
16:15
 
18:00
 
 Tuesday, 15 March 2011 :: day 2next dayprevious day
PWG Parallel Sessions
(09:00 - 18:00)
Spin PWG Parallel Session
Conveners: Steven Trentalange, Ernst Sichtermann
(3-192 : 09:00 - 18:00)
TimeTalkPresenter
10:30
Coffee Break ( 00:20 )
 
11:00Update on run-9 jet analysis ( 00:30 ) 2 filesPibero Djawotho
11:30FMS-FTPC COrrelations from Run 8 Polarized Protons ( 00:30 ) 1 fileJim Drachenberg
12:00Update on 2009 Di-jet Analysis ( 12:30 ) 1 fileMatthew Walker
12:30
Lunch ( 01:30 )
 
14:00Update on Gamma Analysis ( 00:30 ) 1 fileMichael Betancourt
14:30Neutral Pions ( 00:30 ) 1 fileWillie Leight
15:00Collins Effect for Transverse pp at Mid-Rapidity ( 00:30 ) 1 fileRobert Fersch
15:30
Coffee Break ( 00:20 )
 
16:002009 pp 500 GeV Di-Jet Cross Section Measurement Update ( 00:30 ) 0 filesGrant Webb
16:30FMS Data from Run 11 ( 00:30 ) 1 fileYu Xi Pan
17:00FMS Data from Run 11 ( 00:30 ) 1 fileThomas Burton
17:30Discussion of Upcoming Papers ( 00:20 ) 2 filesStephen Trentalange
Heavy flavor PWG Parallel Session
Conveners: Gang Wang, Xin Dong, Jaroslav Bielcik
(2-160 : 09:00 - 18:00)
TimeTalkPresenter
09:00J/psi polarization in p+p 200 GeV ( 00:45 ) 1 fileBarbara Trzeciak (Warsaw Tech. Univ.)
09:45High pT J/psi in p+p and Au+Au 200 GeV ( 00:45 ) 1 fileLijuan Ruan (BNL)
10:30
Coffee Break ( 00:20 )
 
10:45J/psi in Au+Au 200 GeV ( 00:45 ) 2 filesChris Powell (LBNL)
11:30J/psi v2 in Au+Au 200 GeV ( 00:45 ) 1 fileHao Qiu (IMP, Lanzhou / BNL)
12:30
Lunch ( 01:30 )
 
14:00Open charm hadrons in p+p and Au+Au 200 GeV ( 00:45 ) 1 fileYifei Zhang (LBNL)
14:45Open charm hadrons w/ SVT/SSD ( 00:45 ) 1 fileSpiros Margetis (KSU)
15:30
Coffee Break ( 00:20 )
 
15:45Non-photonic electrons in p+p 200 GeV ( 00:45 ) 1 fileXin Li (Purdue)
16:30e-h correlation and elliptic flow of Non-photonic electrons in Au+Au 200 GeV ( 00:45 ) 1 fileWenqin Xu (UCLA)
17:15e-D0 correlation in Au+Au 200 GeV ( 00:45 ) 1 fileWitek Borowski (SUBATECH)
Jet-like correlations PWG Parallel Session
Conveners: Joern Putschke, Fuqiang Wang
(ITD (morning), 3-95 (afternoon) : 09:00 - 18:00)
TimeTalkPresenter
09:00Forward pi0 ( 00:45 ) 1 fileXuan Li
09:45Untriggered Correlations (BES) ( 00:45 ) 3 filesDuncan
10:30
Coffee Break ( 00:20 )
 
10:50Jet shapes in AuAu and pp ( 00:45 ) 1 fileAlan Davila
11:35Jets in d+Au ( 00:45 ) 2 filesJan Kapitan
12:30
Lunch ( 01:30 )
 
14:00Azimuth Quadrupole ( 00:45 ) 1 fileDavid Kettler (via EVO)
14:45Jet properties in pp and dAu ( 00:45 ) 1 fileMriganka (via EVO)
15:30
Coffee Break ( 00:20 )
 
15:50Ridge in untriggered correlations ( 00:45 ) 1 fileChananka DeSilva (University of Houston)
16:35Jet-Hadron Correlations ( 00:45 ) 1 fileAlice Ohlson
17:20Moriond Talk ( 00:45 ) 1 fileKolja Kauder
Peripheral collisions PWG Parallel Session
Conveners: Wlodek Guryn, Janet Seger
(1-189 : 09:00 - 18:00)
TimeTalkPresenter
10:30
Coffee Break ( 00:20 )
 
12:30
Lunch ( 01:30 )
 
15:30
Coffee Break ( 00:20 )
 
Joint Parallel Session: Bulk Correlations + Light Flavor Spectra + BES focus group
Conveners: Paul Sorensen, Daniel Cebra, Hiroshi Masui, Lijuan Ruan, Frank Geurts, Anthony Timmins, Grazyna Odyniec, Declan Keane
(Large Seminar Room : 09:00 - 14:00)
TimeTalkPresenter
09:00Strangeness production from the beam energy scan program in STAR ( 00:20 ) 1 fileXianglei Zhu
09:20K/pi fluctuation study ( 00:20 ) 0 filesZubayer Ahammed
09:40Elliptic flow of light nuclei ( 00:20 ) 1 fileChitrasen Jena
10:00Update on the energy dependence of vn from two and four particle cumulants ( 00:20 ) 1 fileNavneet Pruthi (Panjab University, Chandigarh)
10:20
Coffee Break ( 00:15 )
 
10:35Nonidentical Particle Correlation Probing Flow in p+p ( 00:20 ) 1 fileMichael Lisa for Yan Yang
10:55Identified Hadron Production from the RHIC Beam Energy Scan Program in the STAR experiment ( 00:20 ) 1 fileLokesh Kumar
11:15Species Size Dependence of Chemical and Kinetic Freeze-Out in Heavy Ion Collisions ( 00:20 ) 1 fileOrpheus Mall
11:35Probe the QCD phase diagram with phi meson production in relativistic nuclear collisions ( 00:20 ) 1 fileXiaoping Zhang
11:55Discussion on extracting rho yields via cocktail fits ( 00:20 ) 1 filePrabhat Ranjan Pujahari
12:15
Lunch ( 01:00 )
 
Light flavor spectra PWG Parallel Session
Conveners: Lijuan Ruan, Frank Geurts, Anthony Timmins
(Large Seminar Room : 14:00 - 18:00)
Bulk correlations PWG Parallel Session
Conveners: Paul Sorensen, Evan Finch, Hiroshi Masui
(Orange Room : 14:00 - 18:00)
TimeTalkPresenter
14:00Search for QCD Critical Point: Higher Moments of Net-proton Multiplicity Distribution ( 00:20 ) 1 fileXiaofeng Luo
14:20Probing the QCD phase diagram using intensive normalized cumulants ( 00:20 ) 1 fileDaniel McDonald
14:40Higher moments of Net Strangeness Fluctuation ( 00:20 ) 1 fileAmal Sarkar
15:00Mix-ratios of Higher Order Moments of Protons and Kaons ( 00:20 ) 1 fileLizhu Chen
15:40
Coffee Break ( 00:20 )
 
16:00Forward-Backward Multiplicity Correlations for Identified Particles ( 00:20 ) 1 fileMichael Skoby
16:20lambda-lambda correlation ( 00:20 ) 1 fileNeha Shah
16:40State of pair cuts for two-particle femtoscopic correlations ( 00:20 ) 2 filesPaul Chung (Nuclear Physics Institute ASCR Prague)
17:00azimuthal HBT studies ( 00:20 ) 1 fileChristopher Anson
17:20Search for the QCD critical point by higher moments of the net-charge multiplicity distribution ( 00:20 ) 2 filesNihar Sahoo (VECC, India)
17:40Update on parity violation study ( 00:20 ) 2 filesGang Wang
18:00Paper proposal: Centrality dependence of number and transverse momentum correlations in Au $\sqrt{s_{NN}}$ = 200 GeV ( 00:20 ) 1 fileLarry Tarini (Wayne State)
 Wednesday, 16 March 2011 :: day 3next dayprevious day
Open Forum
Conveners: Nu Xu
(Large Seminar Room : 09:00 - 12:30)
TimeTalkPresenter
09:00Welcome ( 00:10 ) 0 filesNu Xu / James Dunlop
09:10High energy QCD: RHIC, LHC and EIC ( 00:40 ) 1 fileRaju Venugopalan (BNL)
09:50QCD Critical Point ( 00:40 ) 1 fileMisha Stephanov (UIC)
10:30
Coffee Break ( 00:20 )
 
10:50Chiral-Magnetic-Effect in BES ( 00:40 ) 1 fileJinfeng Liao (BNL)
11:30The Future of RHIC ( 00:45 ) 1 fileSteve Vigdor (BNL)
Ultra Peripheral Collisions PWG
Conveners: Wlodek Guryn and Janet Seger
(13:30 - 18:00)
TimeTalkPresenter
13:30Agenda: UPC and pp2pp ( 00:10 ) 6 filesVarious
Joint Parallel Sessions
(14:00 - 18:00)
Joint Parallel Session: Bulk Correlations + Jet-like Correlations
Conveners: Paul Sorensen, Evan Finch, Hiroshi Masui, Joern Putschke, Fuqiang Wang
(Large Seminar Room : 14:00 - 16:00)
Joint Parallel Session: Lfspectra + Heavy Flavor + Embedding
Conveners: Lijuan Ruan, Frank Geurts, Anthony Timmins, Gang Wang, Xin Dong, Jaroslav Bielcik, Terence Tarnowsky, Renee Fatemi
(2-160 : 14:00 - 15:00)
TimeTalkPresenter
14:00Phi dip problem in p/pbar embedding sample at AuAu 7.7GeV ( 00:05 ) 1 fileLokesh
14:10pbar/dbar/tbar issues ( 00:10 ) 1 fileXiangli
14:20embedding issues observed in heavy flavor ( 00:10 ) 1 fileMustafa
14:30resonance embedding ( 00:10 ) 1 fileChristina Markert
Light flavor spectra PWG Parallel Session
Conveners: Lijuan Ruan, Frank Geurts, Anthony Timmins
(2-160 : 15:00 - 18:00)
TimeTalkPresenter
15:00STAR as a Fixed Target Experiment ( 00:30 ) 1 fileSamantha Brovko (UC Davis)
15:30Energy dependence of phi-meson production in STAR at RHIC ( 00:30 ) 1 fileMd. Nasim
16:00
Coffee Break ( 00:20 )
 
16:20Anti-alpha search at STAR (possible QM plots) ( 00:30 ) 1 fileLiang Xue
16:50Light Nucleus Production in p+p Collisions and the Au+Au Beam Energy Scan ( 00:30 ) 1 fileBill Llope (Rice)
Heavy Flavor PWG Parallel Session
Conveners: Jaro Bielcik, Xin Dong, and Gang Wang
(3-95 : 15:30 - 18:00)
TimeTalkPresenter
15:30Upsilon in Au+Au 200 GeV ( 00:45 ) 1 fileRosi Reed (UC Davis)
16:15Upsilon in d+Au 200 GeV ( 00:45 ) 1 fileAnthony Kesich (UC Davis)
17:00e-h correlation from p+p 500 GeV ( 00:45 ) 0 filesWei Li (SINAP)
Bulk correlations PWG Parallel Session
Conveners: Paul Sorensen, Evan Finch, Hiroshi Masui
(Large Seminar Room : 16:00 - 18:00)
Jet-like correlations PWG Parallel Session
Conveners: Joern Putschke, Fuqiang Wang
(Room 1-189 : 16:00 - 18:00)
STAR Council Meeting
Conveners: Gary Westfall
(2-160 : 18:01 - 22:00)
 Thursday, 17 March 2011 :: day 4next dayprevious day
Plenary Session: Quark Matter 2011
Conveners: Bedanga Mohanty, PWG Conveners
(Large Seminar Room : 09:00 - 18:00)
TimeTalkPresenter
09:00Ratio of J/Psi / Rho Photoproduction Cross Sections at the Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider with STAR ( 00:20 ) 1 fileJanet Seger
09:20Dilepton and resonance production ( 00:20 ) 2 filesJie Zhao
09:40Identified hadron production at BES energies in STAR ( 00:20 ) 1 fileLokesh Kumar
10:00Strange hadron production at BES energies ( 00:20 ) 1 fileXiaoping Zhang
10:30
Coffee Break ( 00:20 )
 
11:00BES higher order moments ( 00:20 ) 1 fileXiaofeng Luo
11:20BES particle ratio fluctuation ( 00:20 ) 1 fileTerence Tarnowsky
11:40Reaction Plane Dependent Balance Function and LPV ( 00:20 ) 2 filesHui Wang
12:00Recent v1, v3 measurements in STAR ( 00:20 ) 2 filesYadav Pandit
12:30
Lunch ( 01:30 )
 
14:00Jet-Hadron Correlations in STAR ( 00:20 ) 1 fileAlice Ohlson
14:20Investigating the elongated correlation structure in pseudo-rapidity with two-particle measurements ( 00:20 ) 1 fileChanaka De Silva
14:40Leading hadron PID effects in di-hadron angular correlations ( 00:20 ) 1 fileKolja Kauder
15:00J/Psi production ( 00:20 ) 1 fileHao Qiu
15:30
Coffee Break ( 00:20 )
 
16:00Open heavy flavor production ( 00:20 ) 1 fileYifei Zhang
16:20Upsilon production in p+p, d+Au and Au+Au collisiobs ( 00:20 ) 2 filesRosi Reed
16:40STAR upgrades - HFT, MDT and HLT ( 00:20 ) 2 filesJim Thomas (LBNL)
17:00Recent HBT measurements in STAR ( 00:20 ) 1 fileChristopher Anson
17:20BES v2 measurements ( 00:20 ) 1 fileAlexander Schmah
17:40v2 measurements at 200 GeV in STAR ( 00:20 ) 1 filePrabhat Pujahari
 Friday, 18 March 2011 :: day 5previous day
STAR Status
Conveners: Olga Evdokimov
(Large Seminar Room : 09:00 - 11:00)
TimeTalkPresenter
09:00Run 11: status and progress ( 00:20 ) 1 fileBill Christie (BNL)
09:20Computing activities: status and overview ( 00:20 ) 1 fileJerome Lauret (BNL)
09:40Embedding Progress ( 00:20 ) 2 filesRenee Fatemi (University of Kentucky)
10:00Report from Council Meeting ( 00:20 ) 0 filesGary Westfall (MSU)
10:20Observation of the antimatter helium4 nucleus ( 00:20 ) 1 fileAihong Tang (BNL)
10:40
Coffee Break ( 00:20 )
 
Future STAR
Conveners: Jaroslav Bielcik (Czech Technical University)
(Large Seminar Room : 11:00 - 14:00)
TimeTalkPresenter
11:00eSTAR ( 00:30 ) 1 fileZhangbu Xu (BNL)
11:30FGT Status ( 00:30 ) 0 filesBernd Surrow (MIT)
12:00HFT Status ( 00:30 ) 0 filesXin Dong (LBNL)
12:30Forward Upgrades ( 00:30 ) 1 fileSteven Trentalange (UCLA)
13:00
Lunch ( 01:00 )
 
PWG Summary Session
Conveners: Hiroshi Masui, Zhangbu Xu
(Large Seminar Room : 14:00 - 18:00)
TimeTalkPresenter
14:00Summary of QM11 Plans ( 00:30 ) 1 fileBedang Mohanty
14:30BES Summary ( 00:20 ) 0 filesBeanga Mohanty
14:50Report from Bulk correlations PWG ( 00:20 ) 1 filePaul Sorensen, Daniel Cebra, Hiroshi Masui
15:10Report from Light flavor spectra PWG ( 00:20 ) 1 fileLijuan Ruan, Frank Geurts, Anthony Timmins
15:30
Coffee Break ( 00:20 )
 
15:50Report from Heavy flavor PWG ( 00:20 ) 2 filesGang Wang, Xin Dong, Jaroslav Bielcik
16:10Report from Jet-like correlations PWG ( 00:20 ) 1 fileJoern Putschke, Fuqiang Wang
16:30Report from Spin PWG ( 00:20 ) 1 fileSteven Trentalange, Ernst Sichtermann
16:50Report from Ultra Peripheral PWG ( 00:20 ) 1 fileJanet Seger, Wlodek Guryn


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