IX Collaboration Meeting of the MPD Experiment at the NICA Facility

from Monday, 25 April 2022 (11:00) to Wednesday, 27 April 2022 (20:20)
VBLHEP, JINR (Conference Hall)

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
25 Apr 2022
26 Apr 2022
27 Apr 2022
AM
11:00
Bus (hotel <---> VBLHEP) (until 11:20) (Hotel "Dubna")
11:30
Registration (until 12:00) (Conference Hall)
10:00
Bus (hotel <---> VBLHEP) (until 10:20) (Conference Hall)
10:20
Excursion to MPD Hall for local participants (until 12:00) (Conference Hall)
10:50
Bus (hotel <---> VBLHEP) (until 11:10) (Conference Hall)
11:20
MPD Physics session - Vadim Kolesnikov (VBLHEP, JINR) Alexander Zinchenko (Joint Institute for Nuclear Research) Grigory Feofilov (Saint-Petersburg State University) (until 18:30) (Conference Hall)
11:20 CAEN products for scientific research - Oleg Toritsyn (CAEN)   (Conference Hall)
11:40 TPC concentrator chip development: results & plans - Eduard Atkin (NRNU MEPHI)   (Conference Hall)
12:00 Detector for beams tuning and absolute luminosity measurements in the interaction point at MPD@NICA - Anatoly Litvinenko (Joint Institute for Nuclear Research)   (Conference Hall)
12:30 PWG1 Summary - Grigory Feofilov (Saint-Petersburg State University)   (Conference Hall)
13:00 PWG2 Summary - Vadim Kolesnikov (VBLHEP, JINR)   (Conference Hall)
13:30 Hyperon Polarization at NICA/MPD - Elizaveta Nazarova   (Conference Hall)
13:50 --- Coffee break ---
14:30 PWG3 Summary I - Arkadiy Taranenko (National Research Nuclear University MEPhI (Moscow Engineering Physics Institute))   (Conference Hall)
15:00 Elliptic flow fluctuations at NICA energy regime - Vinh Luong (VBLHEP JINR)   (Conference Hall)
15:20 Anisotropic flow at Nuclotron-NICA energy range - Peter Parfenov (MEPhI, Moscow)   (Conference Hall)
15:40 PWG3 Summary II - Konstantin Mikhaylov (ITEP, JINR)   (Conference Hall)
16:10 --- Coffee break ---
16:50 PWG4 Summary - Victor Riabov (PNPI)   (Conference Hall)
17:20 PWG5 Summary - Alexander Zinchenko (Joint Institute for Nuclear Research)   (Conference Hall)
17:50 Open discussions   (Conference Hall)
PM
12:00
MPD General Reports - Arkadiy Taranenko (NRNU MEPhI) (until 13:30) (Conference Hall)
12:00 Welcome and short overview of the NICA project - Vladimir Kekelidze (LHEP, JINR)   (Conference Hall)
12:15 Construction and commissioning of the NICA Complex - Anatoly Sidorin (VBLHEP JINR)   (Conference Hall)
12:45 MPD Collaboration Status - Victor Riabov (PNPI)   (Conference Hall)
13:10 Status of the MPD Integration - Viacheslav Golovatyuk (JINR)   (Conference Hall)
13:30 --- Photo ---
13:40 --- Coffee Break ---
14:15
MPD General Reports - Alejandro Ayala (Instituto de Ciencias Nucleares, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México) (until 16:20) (Conference Hall)
14:15 Progress of the Solenoid preparation for cooling - Konstantin Mukhin (Joint Institut for Nuclear Research)   (Conference Hall)
14:40 TPC Assembling - Sergey Movchan (JINR)   (Conference Hall)
15:05 TOF Status - Mikhail Rumyantsev (JINR) Vadim Babkin (Joint Institute for Nuclear Research)   (Conference Hall)
15:30 ECAL mass production - Igor Tyapkin (JINR)   (Conference Hall)
15:55 The progress of ECal production in China - Chendi Shen Yi Wang (Tsinghua University)   (Conference Hall)
16:20 --- Coffee Break ---
17:00
MPD General Reports - Victor Riabov (PNPI) (until 18:45) (Conference Hall)
17:00 Status of the FFD - Vladimir Yurevich (JINR)   (Conference Hall)
17:20 Status of the FHCAL - Alexander Ivashkin (INR RAS, Moscow)   (Conference Hall)
17:40 MiniBeBe Project - Lucio Rebolledo (Universidad de Colima)   (Conference Hall)
18:05 Mechanics for the beam pipe, FFD and ITS - Yuri Murin   (Conference Hall)
18:25 Status and perspectives of the ITS - Yuri Murin   (Conference Hall)
18:45
Bus (hotel <---> VBLHEP) (until 19:05) (Conference Hall)
12:00
MPD Detector, Software and Computing Status - Oleg Rogachevskiy (JINR) Victor Riabov (PNPI) (until 13:30) (Conference Hall)
12:00 Software development status for MPD - Oleg Rogachevskiy (JINR)   (Conference Hall)
12:30 Unified Software deployment for MPD Experiment at NICA Collider - Slavomir Hnatic (JINR)   (Conference Hall)
12:50 TPC alignment (current status) - Valentin Kuzmin (NIINP Moscow State University)   (Conference Hall)
13:10 Fast cluster finder for TPC detector - Alexander Krylov   (Conference Hall)
13:30 --- Coffee Break ---
14:00
MPD Detector, Software and Computing Status (until 15:30) (Conference Hall)
14:00 Simulation and reconstruction of electron drift velocity for MPD TPC - Alexander Bychkov (LHEP)   (Conference Hall)
14:20 Status of event reconstruction - Alexander Zinchenko (Joint Institute for Nuclear Research)   (Conference Hall)
14:40 Fast TPC simulation - Artem Maevskiy (National Research University Higher School of Economics)   (Conference Hall)
15:00 Open discussion on MPD computing   (Conference Hall)
15:30 --- Technical break and coffee break ---
16:00
Institutional Board (until 19:00) (Conference Hall)
16:00 Approval of the minutes from the last IB meetings   (Conference Hall)
16:10 Amendments to MPD Bylaws to consider the temporary suspension of activities of MPD members - Itzhak Tserruya (Weizmann Institute of Science)   (Conference Hall)
16:25 Request of admission to MPD Collaboration by a group from the Institute of Physics and Technology, Mongolian Academy of Sciences - Alejandro Ayala (Instituto de Ciencias Nucleares, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México)   (Conference Hall)
16:55 Interim spokesperson's report - Victor Riabov (PNPI)   (Conference Hall)
17:10 Project Manager's Report - Viacheslav Golovatyuk (JINR)   (Conference Hall)
17:25 Search committee for candidates for the Spokesperson position - Itzhak Tserruya (Weizmann Institute of Science)   (Conference Hall)
17:40 Report on the reply to the referees’ comments to our MPD status paper - Alejandro Ayala (Instituto de Ciencias Nucleares, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México)   (Conference Hall)
17:50 Next Collaboration meeting   (Conference Hall)
19:00
Bus (hotel <---> VBLHEP) (until 19:20) (Conference Hall)
18:30
Bus (hotel <---> VBLHEP) (until 18:50) (Conference Hall)