U.S. ATLAS Computing Meeting
August 27 - 29, 2003

AGENDA

Wednesday, August 27, 2003, Large Conference Room, Medical Building 490
Session: Software Tutorial
 
09:00
Richard Baker, BNL
Introduction to U.S. ATLAS Facilities
Slides (ppt, pdf)
09:15
Hong Ma, BNL
Overview of ATLAS Software, Software Environment at BNL
Slides (ppt, pdf)
10:00
Wim Lavrijsen, LBNL
Hands-on: Athask, Running ATLAS Software Interactively
Slides  (pdf)
11:00
Karl Harrison, UK
Hands-on: Ganga, Running ATLAS Software in Production Mode
Slides (ppt, pdf)
12:30
Lunch break, BNL cafeteria
14:00
P. Calafiura, LBNL
Hands-on: Athena Framework and EDM Developer's Tutorial
Slides  (pdf1, pdf2, pdf3)
15:30
S. Rajagopalan, BNL
Hands-on: Writing a Z to ee Reconstruction Algorithm in Athena
Slides (ppt, pdf)
18:00
Clam-Bake, Physics Department Courtyard, Building 510A
Rain-Backup: Recreation Hall
 

Thursday, August 28, 2003, Hamilton Seminar Room, Chemistry, Building 555
Session: Physics, Chair: Ian Hinchliffe
09:00
Ian Hinchliffe, LBNL
Introduction
Slides (pdf)
09:15
Bruce Mellado, Wisconsin
Higgs: ATLAS Studies and Status
Slides  (ppt, pdf)
09:55
Frank Paige, BNL
SUSY in ATLAS
Slides (pdf)
10:35
Coffee  
10:55
John Parsons, Columbia
Top and Electroweak
Slides (ppt, pdf)
11:30
Peter Loch, Arizona
G4 Physics Issues
Slides (ppt, pdf)
12:00
Helio Takai, BNL
Heavy Ions
Slides (ppt)
12:30
Ian Hinchliffe, LBNL
Little Higgs Models, Future Plans including Physics in DC2
Slides (pdf, conclusion.pdf)
13:00
Lunch, BNL Cafeteria  

Thursday, August 28, 2003, Hamilton Seminar Room, Chemistry, Building 555
Session: Core Software, Chair: S. Rajagopalan
14:00
S. Rajagopalan, BNL
Introduction
Slides (ppt, pdf)
14:20
Paolo Calafiura, LBNL
ATLAS Framework and EDM
Slides (pdf)
14:45
David Malon, ANL
The ATLAS Database
Slides (ppt, pdf
15:10
Torre Wenaus, BNL
The LCG Project
Slides (pdfppt)
15:35
Coffee  

Thursday, August 28, 2003, Hamilton Seminar Room, Chemistry, Building 555
Session: Reconstruction and Simulation, Chair: F. Luehring

16:00
Fred Luehring, Indiana
Overview of Reconstruction and Simulation
Slides  (ppt, pdf)
16:20
Reiner Hauser, Michigan State
ATLAS High Level Trigger
Slides (pdf)
16:45
Bill Seligman, Nevis
LAr Simulation
Slides (pdf)
17:10
Ambreesh Gupta, Chicago
Jet Reconstruction and Calibration
Slides (ppt, pdf)
17:35
Jim Shank, Boston University
Muon Reconstruction
Slides (ppt, pdf)
18:00
Dinner on your own.  

Friday, August 29, 2003, Chemistry, Hamilton Seminar Room, Building 555
Session: Facilities and Grid, Chair: Jim Shank
09:00
Richard Baker, BNL
U.S. ATLAS Facilities, Tier1/Tier2, Current Resources and Plans
Slides (ppt, pdf)
09:20
Rob Gardner, Chicago
Grid Tools and Services
Slides (ppt, pdf)
09:40
Karl Harrison, UK
The Ganga Project
Slides  (ppt, pdf)
10:00
Kaushik De, UTA
ATLAS Data Challenge Production and U.S. Participation
Slides (ppt, pdf
10:20
John Huth, Harvard
New Grid Initiatives
Slides (ppt, pdf)
10:40
Coffee  

Friday, August 29, 2003, Chemistry, Hamilton Seminar Room, Building 555
Session: Reviews and Plans, Chair: H. Gordon
11:00
Jim Shank, Boston University
Summary of U.S. ATLAS DOE/NSF Review, FY04 Budget
Slides (ppt, pdf
11:00
ALL, Led by H. Gordon
Discussion: How to Improve U.S. Participation in ATLAS Physics and Computing
 
12:30
End of Workshop