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NSF MRI: Development of a multi-purpose water Cherenkov apparatus for the LBNE

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NSF MRI Program Solicitation

Here is the Program Solicitation (NSF 11-503)

Project Summary

The Project Summary is at:

Milestones Toward the Full Proposal (To do / Done / Delayed)

Date to finish What to do By whom Questions Notes
Dec 09, 2011 Project summary Bai ... comments included
Dec 14, 2011 Filling out the 'Task wish-list for coordination' table below All ... ...
Dec 16, 2011 Group discussion of the full proposal at ANL meeting All ... Discussions among Bai, Sundaram, Vic.
Dec 19, 2011 Template opened on NSF Fastlane (so that co-PIs can upload their files)

NSF Proposal ID: 7218220
Title: "MRI: Development of a multi-purpose water Cherenkov apparatus for LBNE"

Bai ... co-PI info needed (email sent on Dec 19)
Dec 31, 2011 Pieces for the full proposal from all institutions ready 1ST DRAFT DESCRIPTION & REVISED SUMMARY SENT OUT ON DECEMBER 29. All ... Include:

Project summary
Project description
References cited
Biographical sketches
Budget & Justification
Current & pending support
Facility, equipment, and other resources
Supplementary documents (details on p.11-12 in NSF 11-503)

Group phone meeting: Time TBD 1st or 2nd week in January ... ... ...
Jan 13, 2012 Comments on 1st draft of the full proposal All ... ...
Jan 17, 2012 2nd draft of the full proposal for group review Bai in charge ... ...
Jan 25, 2012 Full proposal ready and submit Bai & SDSMT OSP ... All pieces from all institutions must be in place on NSF Fastlane

Task wish-list for coordination

Expected team size: F-Faculty, PD-postdoc, G-graduate student, Sci-scientist, Eng-Engineer, Tech-Technician, O-other

Institution & Contact Tasks Budget-Personnel Budget-Hardware Total budget for 3 years Notes
SDSMT, Xinhua Bai water tank, water/additive system, muon hodoscope & DAQ, nonintrusive flow sensor R&D 1.5F, 2.0G 150K 400K ...
SDSU, Robert McTaggart bacterial/microorganism, environmental control, off-shelf flow sensor testing + nonintrusive flow sensor with SDSMT ?? personnel hardware 3yr total budget ...

Alfred University, S. K. Sundaram test new glass samples + study the effect of water chemistry (especially with gallium addition) personnel hardware 3yr total budget ...

LBL, Victor Gehman ?? tasks personnel hardware 3yr total budget ...