7th PFS collaboration meeting

  1. Date:
    • Joint sessions: 16 and 17 December 2015
    • Break-out sessions: 14, 15, and 18 December 2015
  2. Venue: LAM, France

Agenda

Wednesday, 16 December

TimeNameTitle
08:30(Coffee/tea)
09:00Le Mignant (LAM), Tamura (Kavli IPMU)Announcements from organizers
09:10Jean Gabriel Cuby (LAM)Opening remark & an introduction of LAM
09:30Hitoshi Murayama (Kavli IPMU/Berklay)PFS collaboration updates
09:50Yipeng Jing (SJTU)Introduction of Chinese PFS consortium
10:05Naoyuki Tamura (Kavli IPMU)Reports from the project office: Management aspect
10:35(Coffee/tea)
Updates from the technical team
10:55Naoyuki Tamura (Kavli IPMU)Reports from the project office: Technical & system aspects
11:25Shiang-Yu Wang (ASIAA)PFI
11:55(Lunch)
13:00Dan Reiley (CIT)Fiber positioner system
13:30Shiang-Yu Wang (ASIAA)Metrology camera system
13:50Jim Gunn (PU) & Naruhisa Takato (Subaru)Calibration system
14:10(Coffee/tea)
14:30Ligia Souza de Oliveira (LNA)FOCCoS
15:00Antonio Cesar de Oliveira (LNA)Slit#2 delivery report
15:15Jim Gunn (PU)Fiber slit FRD & pointing analysis
15:30David Le Mignant (LAM)Spectrograph system
16:00Jim Gunn (PU)Dewar & detector system
16:20Naruhisa Takato (Subaru)Subaru's activities (IR4 floor, telescope modification, etc.)
16:45Atsushi Shimono (IPMU)Software system overview
17:05Atsushi Shimono (IPMU)Software system for instrument control
(Conference dinner)

Thursday, 17 December

TimeNameTitle
08:30(Coffee/tea)
08:55Le Mignant (LAM), Tamura (Kavli IPMU)Announcements from organizers
09:00Atsushi Shimono (Kavli IPMU)Software system: survey processing
09:20Robert Lupton (PU)2D data reduction pipeline
09:45Laurence Tresse (LAM)1D data reduction pipeline
10:10(Coffee/tea)
10:30Yuki Moritani (Kavli IPMU)Commissioning (with some highlights to fiber positioning)
10:55Kiyoto Yabe (Kavli IPMU)Instrument performance
11:20Nao Suzuki (Kavli IPMU)Flux calibration
11:40(Lunch)
Updates from the science team
12:45Richard Ellis (ESO)Overview
13:15Masahiro Takada (Kavli IPMU)Cosmology
13:45Jenny Greene (PU)Galaxy/AGN evolution
14:15Nao Suzuki (Kavli IPMU)IGM tomography studies with PFS
14:25Masashi Chiba (Tohoku)Galactic archaeology
14:55Naruhisa Takato (Subaru)SSP proposal review process guideline
15:15(Coffee/tea break)
15:30Masahiro Takada (Kavli IPMU) & Michael Strauss (PU)HSC survey & other imaging survey updates
16:10Discussions
  • Target selection
    • Strategy
    • Imaging data
    • Pilot spectroscopic surveys
  • Survey design development
  • Feasibility match-up
  • Wrap-up to a coherent SSP proposal
17:30(Steering committee meeting)

Participants List

  • Hrand Aghazarian, JPL
  • Stephane Arnouts, LAM
  • Aoife Boyle, MPA Garching
  • Vincent Le Brun, LAM
  • Pierre-Yves Chabaud, LAM
  • Tzu-Ching Chang, ASIAA
  • Masashi Chiba, Tohoku University
  • Judy Cohen, Caltech
  • Jean-Gabriel Cuby, LAM
  • Kjetil Dohlen, LAM
  • Olivier Dore, JPL/Caltech
  • Richard Ellis, ESO
  • Maximilian Fabricius, Subaru
  • Olivier Le Fevre, LAM
  • Arnaud Le Fur, LAM
  • Jenny Greene, Princeton University
  • Johannes Gross, JPL
  • Jim Gunn, Princeton University
  • Kohei Hayashi, Kavli IPMU
  • Tim Heckman, Johns Hopkins
  • Olivier Ilbert, LAM
  • Amy Jones, MPA
  • Guinevere Kauffmann, MPA
  • Masahiko Kimura, ASIAA
  • Evan Kirby, Caltech
  • Eiichiro Komatsu, MPA
  • Robert Lupton, Princeton
  • Fabrice Madec, LAM
  • Yoshiki Matsuoka, NAOJ
  • David le Mignant, LAM
  • Chaz Morantz, JP
  • Yuki Moritani, Kavli IPMU
  • Hitoshi Murayama, UC Berkeley / Kavil IPMU
  • Graham Murray, Durham University
  • Tohru Nagao, Ehime Univ.
  • Yuu Niino, NAOJ
  • Teppei Okumura, Kavli IPMU
  • Antonio Cesar de Oliveira, LNA
  • Ligia Souza de Oliveira, IAG/LNA/OIO
  • Dan Reiley, Caltech
  • Andreas Ritter, Princeton University
  • Shun Saito, Kavli IPMU
  • Fabian Schmidt, MPA
  • Atsushi Shimono, IPMU
  • John Silverman, Kavli IPMU
  • Laerte Sodre, USP
  • Michael Strauss, Princeton University
  • Christian Surace, LAM
  • Philip Tait, Subaru Telescope
  • Masahiro Takada, Kavli IPMU
  • Naruhisa Takato, Subaru Telescope
  • Naoyuki Tamura, Kavli IPMU
  • Mikito Tanaka, Tohoku University
  • de la Torre Sylvain, LAM
  • Laurence Tresse, LAM
  • Kiyoto Yabe, Kavli IPMU
  • Naoki Yasuda, Kavli IPMU
  • Chi-Hung Yan, ASIAA
  • Shiang-Yu Wang, ASIAA
  • ChihYi Wen, ASIAA
  • Rosemary Wyse, JHU