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2015 LUG EC Onsite Meeting

Tuesday, April 7, 2015
LANSCE (TA-53) Building 622 | Lujan Center Auditorium

Contact  

  • LANSCE User Office
  • Mail Stop: H805
  • (505) 667-6797
  • Email

Please note

Presentations from LANSCE facilities are expected to be a brief overview of issues during the year and any new developments planned, with a focus on users. Plan on a 10-15 minute presentation with 5-10 minutes left for discussion.

Conference Call

Local/LANL number: 505 - 606 -1220
Toll free number: 866 -880 -6515
Conf ID/Pin: 304455#

Meeting Agenda

8:00 – 9:00 am

Arrival and Informal Discussion

9:00 – 9:15 am

MARIE and the NNSA User Program Overview Accelerator risk mitigation, activities planned for the 2015 run cycle, user groups, and proposed beam time schedule
K. Schoenberg

9:40 – 10:00 am

Materials Science Research Lujan Center beamlines and instruments for materials science, facility, current User Program and status
A. Llobet

10:00 – 10:20 am

Proton Radiography Facility, current user program and status
A. Saunders

10:20 – 10:30 am

Break

10:30 – 11:00 am

Nuclear Physics Research Facility including : Lujan Center beamlines, current U ser Program and status
G. Sinnis

11:00 – 11:40 am

Discussion With Management Lujan Center user program (available beamlines, new facility capability, issues with DOE BE, need for new cost models for beamline use), r un schedule for 2015 (longer run cycle possible?), longer term beam schedules and compatibility with industry needs
M. Hockaday, K. Schoenberg

11:40 am – 12:10 pm

Neutron Computed Tomography and Energy - Selective Neutron Radiography at LANSCE High- and low -energy nRad
R. Nelson & S. Vogel

12:10 – 1:30 pm

Working Lunch
12:10 - 12:30 pm: LANSCE Operations

Discussion with P -27 staff concerning maintenance of user office, accelerator capability J. Erickson

12:30 - 1:30 pm: Closed Session

LUG -EC business

  • maging user group
  • NUFO update
  • 2015 LUG meeting in fall

1:30 – 1:50 pm

UCN
Source status and upgrade, planned science program Evolving user group, addition to WNR PAC
M. Makela

1:50 – 2:50 pm

Area A
U se Strategies, proposals, discussion
R. Garnett

2:50 – 3:00 pm

Break

3:00 – 3:30 pm

Closed Session
EC: Discussion of LUG Issues

  • LUG sessions at other meetings (NSSA/ACNS, DNP)
  • EC communication with/feedback from constituents
  • Goals of LUG -EC for 2015

4:00 pm

Outbrief

6:00 pm

Dinner