STAR Meeting on eSTAR Letter of Intent, Forward-Upgrades and Results from U+U Collisions


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 Wednesday, 28 August 2013 :: day 1next day
STAR Meeting on eSTAR Letter of Intent
Conveners: Ernst Sichtermann, Zhangbu Xu
(Department of Physics and Astronomy, UCLA : 09:00 - 18:00)
TimeTalkPresenter
08:59session chair I: Elke Aschenauer, II: Zhangbu Xu (ROOM 4-330 Physics and Astrophysics building) ( 00:00 ) STAR
09:00BNL strategic planning (RHIC-->eRHIC) and LoI Cover Document to DOE ( 00:40 ) Tom Ludlam (BNL)
09:40F2, g1 and SIDIS ( 00:25 ) Matt Lamont / Ernst Sichtermann (BNL/LBL)
10:05Dihadron correlations ( 00:15 ) J.H. Lee (BNL)
10:20Vector Meson production in Au+Au UPC ( 00:15 ) Janet Seger/Chanaka De Silva (Creighton University)
10:35Diffractive Vector Meson ( 00:10 ) Zhangbu Xu (BNL)
10:45
Coffee Break ( 00:25 )
 
11:10Energy Loss ( 00:10 ) Ming Shao (USTC)
11:20Deeply Virtual Compton Scattering ( 00:10 ) Zhenyu Ye (UIC)
11:30LoI Draft Section I (Introduction) ( 00:25 ) Elke Aschenauer and Huan Huang (BNL/UCLA)
11:55LoI Draft Section II (EIC whitepaper Physics Highlights and eSTAR performance) ( 00:25 ) Ernst Sichtermann and Thomas Ullrich (LBNL/BNL)
eSTAR LoI Draft Sections
Conveners: Ernst Sichtermann (session chair) and Zhangbu Xu
(UCLA Physics : 13:30 - 15:00)
TimeTalkPresenter
13:30Detector Configuration and Components ( 00:20 ) Carl Gagliardi and Zhangbu Xu (TAMU/BNL)
13:50Collaboration Evolution ( 00:20 ) Nu Xu (LBNL)
14:10Forward Upgrade Overview ( 00:45 ) Carl Cagliardi
14:55
break ( 00:30 )
 
Forward Upgrades
(15:30 - 18:30)
TimeTalkPresenter
15:30Forward physics from a theoretical perspective ( 00:40 ) Zhongbo Kang
16:15pp physics goals ( 00:25 ) Anselm Vossen
16:40pA physics Goals ( 00:25 ) Huan Huang
17:10Open discussion ( 00:20 )
 Thursday, 29 August 2013 :: day 2next dayprevious day
Forward Upgrades
Conveners: Carl Gagliade, Huan-Zhong Hunag, Flemming Videbaek
(UCLA : 09:00 - 18:00)
TimeTalkPresenter
14:00FCS Update ( 00:40 ) Oleg Tsai
14:40Tracking Update ( 00:40 ) Zhenyu/Alex
15:20
Break ( 00:20 )
 
15:40Simulation Update ( 00:30 ) Len.Yuxi
16:10Near term physics goals, in relation to longer term goals. ( 00:40 ) Elke Aschenauer
16:50Discussion of HCAL proposal ( 00:20 ) Les Bland
17:10Discussion for CDR plans including money plots, golden measurements, homework ( 01:00 )
eSTAR Simulations and R&D Plans
Conveners: session chair (I: Frank Geurts, II: Huan Huang)
(09:00 - 12:00)
TimeTalkPresenter
09:00eSTAR LoI section: Simulation ( 00:20 ) Renee Fatemi/Ming Shao (UK/USTC)
09:20STARSIM progresses since Purdue Meeting ( 00:15 ) Ming Shao (USTC)
09:35List of todo simulations in next few weeks ( 00:25 ) All (STAR)
10:00Longer term simulation needs ( 00:30 ) All
10:30
Coffee Break ( 00:30 )
 
11:00eSTAR LoI Section: R&D Projects ( 00:20 ) Flemming Videbaek/Zhangbu Xu (BNL)
11:20Endcap ETOF R&D and plans ( 00:15 ) Frank Geurts (Rice)
11:35iTPC Project Status and Plan ( 00:15 ) Zhangbu Xu (BNL)
11:50R&D opportunities and future Detector possibilities ( 00:30 ) Discussions (STAR)
 Friday, 30 August 2013 :: day 3previous day
Results from U+U Collisions
Conveners: Gang Wang and Hui Wang
(UCLA : 09:00 - 18:00)
TimeTalkPresenter
09:00Spokesperson's welcome ( 00:30 ) Nu Xu
09:30Initial condition and overview of UU deformation measurements ( 01:00 ) Paul Sorensen
10:30
Coffee Break ( 00:30 )
 
11:00Azimuthal anisotropy $v_2$ in U+U collisions at STAR ( 00:45 ) Hui Wang
11:45Event shape selection and vn measurement in UU collisions ( 00:30 ) Yadav Pandit
12:15
Lunch Break ( 01:45 )
 
14:00Event engineering and its applications to U+U analysis ( 00:45 ) Sergei Voloshin
14:45CME and CMW ( 00:45 ) Gang Wang
15:30
Coffee Break ( 00:30 )
 
16:00Theorist view ( 01:00 ) Ulrich Heinz
17:00General discussion ( 01:00 ) All


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