iTPC


proposal draft (with link to bookpage)

SDU iTPC blog (Qinghu Xu)

Chinese iTPC project (part of Project 973 for RHIC physics)

STAR TPC

STAR TPC 2003 NIMA paper

mailing list: (itpc-l@lists.bnl.gov)

September 2016 NP iTPC review

September 2017 DOE Progress Review

  A talk on the iTPC was given to the instrumentation group on December 03 by FV. The talks is attached to this page.

 

 

 

TPC summary for run19

 Following the run-19 there are are a number of actions that has to be done ahead of RUN-20

TPC summary for run19

 Following the run-19 there are are a number of actions that has to be done ahead of RUN-20

iTPC software

2018-11-15 11:00
2018-11-15 12:30
America/New York
Thursday, 15 November 2018
BNL 1-189, at 16:00 (GMT), duration : 01:30

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+1.408.740.7256 (US (San Jose))
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(Global Numbers)

Meeting ID: 533 957 3986
Moderator Passcode: 6253 

iTPC installation pictures

 Some pictures from installation

First two iTPC sector with mounted RDO and FEEs
courtesy  Bob Scheetz

iTPC software

2018-10-23 11:00
2018-10-23 12:00
America/New York
Tuesday, 23 October 2018
1-189 Physics, at 15:00 (GMT), duration : 01:00
 Weekly software meeting.
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Bluejeans ID 481429146



iTPC software

2018-08-07 11:00
2018-08-07 12:00
America/New York
Tuesday, 7 August 2018
BNL 1-189, at 15:00 (GMT), duration : 01:00
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Meeting ID: 481 429 146


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iTPC review rehearsals

2017-09-19
America/New York
Tuesday, 19 September 2017
1-189, at 13:30 (GMT), duration : 00:00
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Title: iTPC rehearsals
Description:
Community: STAR
Meeting type: Open Meeting (Round Table)

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Eastern Daylight Time (-0400)
Start 2017-09-19  08:00
End   2017-09-19  17:00


Rehearsal of review talks for September 26.

September 26, 2017

8:00 am          Closed Executive Session

8:30                Overview [NP1] (Flemming Videbaek) 30+15

§  What is the project

§  Progress since last review – highlights

§  Production Schedule (high level)

§  Follow-up on previous reviews

§  Issues and concerns

9:15                Mechanical (Jim Thomas)

§  pad planes, pad plane joining; shipping 15+15

9:45                MWPC (Qinghua Xu) 30+15

§  production, status, schedule, workforce

10:30              Break

10:45              Electronics [NP2] (Tonko Ljubicic) 30+15

§  development,

§  Results from chain tests

11:30              Installation tools and experience (Rahul) 20+10

 

12:00 pm       Working Lunch/Closed Executive Session

 

1:00                Testing and QA at SDU (Chi Yang) 20+10

1:30                Gridleak design , calculation, implementation (Irakli Chakaberia) 20+10

§  design considerations

§  Final calculations,

2:00                ES&H (Robert Pak) 15+10

§  General approach

§  Review reviews, and responses

2:25                Cost and schedule [NP3] (Flemming) 30+10

§  Current cost status and projections

§  Production schedule, key mile stones

§  Installation (assumptions, workforce)

§  Testing, commissioning (workforce, schedule)

3:05                Break


 [NP1]Panel needs to hear about 2016 recommendation 1, revised KPPs, and 2, Lessons Learned

 [NP2]Panel needs to hear about 2016 recommendation 1, revised KPPs, and 2, Lessons Learned

 [NP3]Panel needs to hear about recommendation 5 workforce, 6 commissioning plan, and 7 updated schedule plans as integrated with running plans.

TimeTalkPresenter
13:30Grid Leak Input to the iTPC Design ( 00:20 ) 2 filesIrakli Chakaberia
13:50Strongback production at LBNL ( 00:20 ) 1 file
14:10Sector Installation ( 00:20 ) 1 file

SDU received two sectors from US on Jun.5th 2017

 Hi All, 
We received two sectors from LBL.
One named "0002" and the other is "1001". Please notice us which one is the "prototype" one.

MWPC presentation on Sep review

 

iTPC Quarterly Reports

In this page I will also keep the slides for the monthly phone conferences with DOE, as well as brief minutes

Background Material for Review

 The requested material will be collected here. For now it's the list that can be updated

iTP insertion tooling review

2015-03-05 13:30
America/New York
Thursday, 5 March 2015
2-84 BNL, at 18:30 (GMT), duration : 00:00
 This is the second insertion tooling review for conceptual design.

The notes from the meeting are attached here


TimeTalkPresenter
13:30insertion tool and integration ( 00:20 ) 1 fileRahul Sharma

iTPC insertion tool

2014-12-17 12:30
America/New York
Wednesday, 17 December 2014
2-78 at BNL, at 17:30 (GMT), duration : 00:00
Insertion tooling has been completed and arrived at BNL  5/12/2017

A few pictures


First attempts to unload



second and successful attempt


tooling out of car



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old meeting: notes   12/17/2014

First review of concepts of iTPC insertion tooling


Agenda:

1) Discussion about the design of the iTPC sector insertion tool for STAR - R.Sharma - 25 mins
2) Analysis of the sector insertion tool and comparing the final deflection numbers with clearances -  R.Sharma - 25 mins
3) Clean room environment requirements - R. Brown - 25 mins
4) Scaffolding requirements - R. Brown - 25 mins
5) Schedule - R. Brown - 10 mins
6) Break - 10 mins
7) Reviewer Questions, Comments and Closeup - 60 mins



Meeting minutes will be taken by Flemming. We will start at 12:30pm EST and we will be done by 3:30pm EST. Please try to go over the presentation file in advance. I appreciate everyone making time for this review. 


Presentation by Rahul & Ralph
Notes from meeting (FV)

Electronics

New Electronics