Proton Calorimetry/Meetings/2018/10/03

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Minutes for UCL Proton Calorimetry Meeting, 3rd October 2018 (D17, Physics & Astronomy, UCL)


Simon Jolly, Raffaella Radogna, Laurent Kelleter, Matthieu Hentz, Jeremy Ocampo, Ohie Mayenin, Saad Shaikh

Everybody introduced themselves.


  • Report due in on 30th November: not sure what the topic is...
  • Been running simulations in GATE:
    • Trying to avoid 40-day simulation through GATE.
    • Rebuilding in GEANT4 directly: rudimentary simulation working!
    • Checking Catphan and Spiral phantoms.
  • To Do:
    • Writing an analysis class to write output data from Geant4 simulations to file.
    • Start writing report (on a topic to be determined...).
    • Find out what timetable is over the next 6 months.


  • Managed to get GUI for tracking reconstruction working in Eclipse!
  • To Do:
    • Literature review due in 22nd October.


  • To Do:
    • Get started on HEP linux cluster.
    • Write Literature review.


  • To Do:
    • Attend lectures! 6 modules: HEP all day Monday and Tuesday.
    • Need to select optional modules.
    • Meeting arranged with Jamie McClelland and Adam Gibson on 18th October.


  • To Do:
    • Understand detector operation from LK.
    • Contact Marina Fuentes Sainz and Vassilios Albanis to explore commercialisation.
    • Set up plus1 account.


  • To Do:
    • Finish off build-up simulations: will contact Adam Gibson.
    • Analyse carbon data from MedAustron.
    • Prepare for HIT Helium tests.
    • Teach RR as much as possible...
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