HISPEC/DESPEC meeting 6-7/10/2008 Daresbury   HISPEC/DESPEC meeting 6-7/10/2008  Daresbury

                    Agenda:


1. News from FAIR/NUSTAR related to HISPEC/DESPEC, FAIR status, negotiations; Interim MoU; STI; NUSTAR board; situation with India; NUSTAR working group activities

2. Funding plans and applications in different countries:
... Germany (Jan Jolie)
... Spain (Berta Rubio)
... UK (Alison Bruce)
... Romania (Nicu Marginean)
... Sweden (Dirk Rudolph)
... Finland (Cath Scholey)
... etc.

3. From RISING to HISPEC/DESPEC: PRESPEC (strategy of commissioning and doing experiments at FRS/GSI)

4. SuperFRS Review, energy buncher/magnetic spectrometer (Zsolt Podolyak)

5. Timescales

6. Electronics and data Acquisition (Johan Nyberg/ (Ian Lazarus/ Stephane Pietri)

7. Simulations (Alejandro Algora)

8. Individual detectors:
...beam detectors (Plamen Boutachkov Jose Espino; )
...AGATA (John Simpson)
...LYCCA (Dirk Rudolph; (Mike Bentley)
...HYDE (Jose Duenas)
...Plunger (Peter Reiter on behalf of Alfred Dewald)
...PARIS (David Jenkins)
...DESPEC Ge (Summary: Andres Gadea; PSA and tracking Anton Khaplanov; simulations Begogna Quintana; )
...Neutron detectors(TOF basedTrino Martinez; 4PiBelen Gomez Hornillos)
...AIDA DSSD (Tom Davinson)
...Total absorption spectrometer (Jose Luis Tain)
...Fast timing (Henryk Mach)
...Isomeric moments (Dimiter Balabanski)

9. Discussions, Summary, Conclusions