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2008 SLUO Annual Meeting Agenda - September 18th 2008


Location: Kavli Auditorium, Bldg. 51
Conference call information: 510-665-5437, Meeting ID: 2008
Download 2008 SLUO Annual Meeting agenda.

Time Title Speaker Download
08:00 - 08:30 Continental Breakfast    
08:30 - 08:45 Introductory Remarks with Messages to SLUO from Congresswoman Anna Eshoo and Congressman Mike Honda (15 mins)    
  - Gérard Bonneaud - Ecole Polytechnique CNRS/IN2P3 (15 mins) Gérard Bonneaud [PDF]
08:45 - 10:05 The Lab Gérard Bonneaud (Chair)  
  - Vision for SLAC Science (40 mins) Persis Drell [PDF] [PPT]
  - The PPA Paradigm (40 mins) Steve Kahn [PPT]
10:05 – 10:30 Coffee Break    
10:30 – 12:30 Future of Physical Sciences: Views from Washington Grzegorz Madejski (Chair)  
  - by Mike Holland
(Program Examiner, Office of Management and Budget - Energy Branch) (40 mins)
Mike Holland  
  - by Joseph Dehmer
(Director, National Science Foundation - Division of Physics) (40 mins)
Joseph Dehmer [PDF] [PPT]
  - by Dennis Kovar
(Associate Director, Department of Energy - Office of High Energy Physics) (40 mins)
Dennis Kovar [PDF] [PPT]
12:30 - 14:00 Lunch (SLUO Executive Committee and Institutional Representatives only – Orange Room, Bldg. 040)    
14:00 – 18:30 Present & Future of SLAC Science    
14:00 – 16:00 Discussion Panel on "Accelerator-based Physics -- The Discovery Frontiers"

Panel Members: Barry Barish, Jonathan Dorfan (Moderator), Gil Gilchriese, Patric Muggli, Michael Peskin, Blair Ratcliff, Tor Raubenheimer, Harry Weerts
   
 
  • Introduction
  • (5 mins)
    Jonathan Dorfan - SLAC  
     
  • Energy and Flavor Frontiers
  •    
      - Physics Opportunities (20 mins) Michael Peskin - SLAC [PDF]
      - Accelerator R&D Opportunities (20 mins) Tor Raubenheimer - SLAC [PDF] [PPT]
      - Atlas Detector Upgrade Opportunities (10 mins) Gil Gilchriese - LBNL [PDF] [PPT]
      - SiD – A Compact ILC Detector (10 mins) Harry Weerts - ANL [PDF] [PPT]
      - Super-B Detector Opportunities (10 mins) Blair Ratcliff - SLAC [PDF] [PPT]
     
  • Accelerator Frontier
  •    
      - FACET - Going Beyond Current Techniques (15 mins) Patric Muggli - USC [PDF]
     
  • Discussion (30 mins)
  •    
    16:00 – 16:15 Coffee Break    
    16:15 – 18:30 Discussion Panel on "The Cosmic Frontier"

    Panel Members: all Speakers with Roger Blandford (Moderator)
       
     
  • Introduction
  • (5 mins)
    Roger Blandford – KIPAC [PDF] [PPT]
      - LSST Status (15 mins) Kirk Gilmore - KIPAC [PDF]
      - Science Opportunities with the LSST for SLAC Users (10 mins) Dave Burke – SLAC [PDF] [PPT]
      - LSST-SNAP Complementarity (10 mins) Reynald Pain - LPNHE Paris [PDF] [PPT]
      - Observational Cosmology from a particle Physics Perspective (10 mins) Pat Burchat - Stanford Univ [PDF]
      - CMB Obervations (10 mins) Sarah Church - KIPAC [PDF] [PPT]
      - Fermi Status (15 mins) Peter Michelson - Stanford Univ [PDF] [PPT]
      - Where next for the Community in Particle Astrophysics (10 mins) Stefan Funk - SLAC [PDF]
      - Detectors R&D (10 mins) Hiro Tajima - KIPAC [PDF] [PPT]
      - A Particle Physicist's View of Particle Astrophysics (10 mins) Bill Atwood - UCSC [PDF] [PPT]
     
  • Questions & General Discussion
  • (30 mins)
       
    18:30 – 20:30 Panofsky Auditorium Breezeway Reception
    all SLAC and SLUO members welcome!
       


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