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lbaops:agendalba-ops-2015

LBA Ops and technical meeting, 17-18 Feb 2015, the Meeting Room in the Training Building, CDSCC, Tidbinbilla, ACT


Tuesday 17 Feb 2015

8:15-8:30 Coffee and tea

8:30-8:35 Introduction Ed & Shinji
8:35-8:45 Access to Tid and need for fast network Ed
8:45-9:15 LBA Proposals and block scheduling Phil
9:15-9:30 LBA Schedules Cormac
9:30-10:00 Telescope Reports
10:00-10:30 Observing Issues Chris
10:30-11:00 Morning Tea
11:00-11:45 Correlation Cormac
11:45-12:15 PI Support Chris
12:15-12:30 Access to Tid Phil
12:30-1:30 Lunch
1:30-1:45 Radioastron Science Dave
1:45-3:00 Improving the LBA Chris
3:00-3:30 Afternoon Tea
3:30-4:30 Review of action items and general discussion
  • Welcome, Introductions and Housekeeping (Shinji, Ed, Chris) 5min
  • Access to Tid and need for fast networking (Ed) 10min
  • LBA proposals and block scheduling (Phil Edwards) 30min
    • call for proposals
    • proposal stats
    • OPAL
    • LBA+EVN scheduling?
  • LBA schedules (Cormac Reynolds) 15min
  • SCHED
  • Wiki
  • Telescope reports/issues (30min)
    • ATNF (JamieS, Chris)
    • Tid (Shinji)
    • UTAS including AuScope (JamieMc, Jim)
    • AUT including 30m developments (StuartW) pdf}}
  • Observing issues (Chris) 30min
    • Data transport
    • Real-time-fringe-checking (RTFC)
    • Radioastron observations
      • support for Radioastron observing and data transfer
    • PI supported observing
    • Auscope and Ww issues
    • Access to Pawsey facilities
  • Morning Tea
  • Correlation (Cormac Reynolds) 30min
    • DIFX developments
      • mixed mode/bandwidth correlation
    • Pipeline and data checking
    • Data distribution
    • Online archive
    • “mixed mode” observations
    • Porting DIFX to Galaxy
  • PI Support (Chris) 30min
    • Planning
    • Scheduling
    • Calibration
  • Improved Access to Tid (Phil) 30min
  • Lunch
  • Radioastron science (Dave) 15min
  • Improving LBA (Chris) 60min
  • Afternoon Tea
  • Review of action items and general discussion

17:00 - 22:00 Dinner


Wednesday 18 Feb 2015

8:15-8:30 Coffee and tea

8:30-9:00 AARNet Report Tim Rayner
9:00-9:30 NRN 10 Gbps upgrade Alfred
9:30-10:00 Tid Network Upgrade John remotely
10:00-10:30 LBA Technical developments Chris
10:30-11:00 Morning Tea
11:00-11:30 IM&T Resources John Morrissey
11:30-12:00 Future eVLBI Chris
12:00-12:30 Review of actions and general discussion
12:30-1:30 Lunch

1:30pm-3pm closed meeting to discuss UTAS LBA contract

  • AARNet report (30 mins) (Tim Rayner)
  • NRN 10 Gbps upgrade (30min) (Alfred)
  • Tid network upgrade (30min)
  • Technical developments (Chris Phillips) (30min)
    • DAS systems
    • Recorders
    • Disk systems
    • Xcube
  • Morning Tea
  • Available IM&T resources (30min)
    • Review of available resources (John Morrissey)
  • Future eVLBI (30min)
    • Direction
    • Correlators
  • Review of actions and General discussion
  • Lunch
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