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 +**DRAFT**
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 +//LBA Ops and technical/​eVLBI meeting, 11-12 Feb 2014, Curtin, Perth//
 +-----------------------------------------------------------------------------
 +
 +**Curtin/​ICRAR (building 610), video conference room**
 +-----------------------------
 +
 +//Note: The meeting will have minimal formal presentations. The emphasis is on general discussion and any resulting Action items. Names indicate discussion leaders. Time slots are also nominal and schedule can change to extend discussions if necessary.//​
 +
 +-----------------
 +
 +**Tuesday 11 Feb 2014**
 +
 +8:30-9:15 Coffee and tea 
 +
 +9:15-9:30 Introductions
 +  *  Local introductions and housekeeping (Curtin) - 5mins
 +  *  General meeting scope (Tasso Tzioumis) - 5 mins
 +
 +
 +9:30-10:00 LBA proposals and block scheduling (Phil Edwards)
 +  *  call for proposals
 +  *  proposal stats
 +  *  OPAL
 +  *  "​special"​ VLBA time
 +  *  Radioastron
 +  *  LBA+EVN scheduling?
 +   
 +10:00-10:30 LBA schedules (Cormac Reynolds)
 +  *  SCHED
 +  *  Wiki
 +
 +10:30-11:00 Coffee and refreshments
 +
 +11:00-12:45 Observing issues (Tasso Tzioumis)
 +  *  Telescope reports/​issues (~ 5 mins each)
 +  *  ASKAP plans
 +  *  AuScope
 +  *  IVS
 +  *  NZ developments
 +  *  Data transport issues
 +  *  Mk5 observations
 +  *  Radioastron observations
 +  *  "mixed mode" observations
 +  *  Real-time-fringe-checking (RTFC) developments - Chris
 +  *  LBA monitoring and logs  - Chris and Jamie Stevens?
 +  *  Discussion
 + 
 +12:45-13:45 Lunch 
 +
 +13:45-14:30 Correlation (Cormac Reynolds and Hayley Bignall)
 +  *  DIFX developments
 +    *  mixed mode/​bandwidth correlation ​
 +  *  Pipeline and data checking
 +  *  Data distribution
 +  *  Online archive ​
 +
 +14:30-15:00 Calibration (Chris Phillips and Hayley Bignall)
 +  *  Telescope cal data
 +  *  cal tables
 +
 +15:00-16:00 Technical developments (Chris Phillips)
 +  *  DAS systems
 +  *  Recorders
 +  *  Disk systems
 +  *  Linear-circular polarisation conversion
 +  *  Xcube
 +
 +
 +16:00-16:30 Tea and refreshments
 +
 +16:30-17:30 Review of Actions and Open discussion (Tasso Tzioumis)
 +  *  Actions from last year
 +  *  New actions from the day
 +  *  general discussion
 +
 +**18:30 - 22:00 Dinner **
 +
 +--------------------------
 +
 +**Wednesday 12 Feb 2014**
 +
 +
 +
 +8:30-9:00 Coffee and tea
 +
 +9:00-10:30 Networks ​ (Tasso Tzioumis)
 +  *  AARNet report (60 mins)
 +  *  CASS network plans (20 mins) - Chris Phillips
 +  *  Other networking plans? (10 mins)
 +
 +10:30-11:00 Coffee and refreshments
 +
 +11:00-11:30 e-VLBI (Chris Phillips)
 +  *  Overseas connectivity - India, Asia, Europe, South America, Africa
 +  *  e-VLBI tests?
 +  *  NEXPRES and BoD
 +  *  NTFN
 +
 +11:30-12:15 Technical developments (Chris Phillips)
 +  *  DiFX
 +  *  e-VLBI
 +  *  VDIF and VTP
 +  *  Xcube
 +  *  Other technical issues
 +
 +12:15-13:00 Review of actions and General discussion ​
 +
 +13:00-14:00 Lunch 
 +
 +14:00 Final Informal discussions and Transport to airport
 +
 +
 **END** **END**
  
  
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