The Sudbury Neutrino Observatory Status Report by mre15330

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									                  SNOLab Organization


                        T. Noble




SNOLab Workshop             Sudbury     May 12th, 2004
                                              SNO Institute Board
                                                                                Trustees
 SNO Organization:                           Institute at Queen’s U

 Prior to SNOLab                                                                Queen’s, Carleton,
                                             SNO Institute Director
                                                                                Guelph, Laurentian,
                                                  McDonald



                                             SNO Scientific Director   SNO Scientific Board
                                                A. McDonald



                  Water, Radioactivity and    Detector Operations       Site Management &
                      Lab Operations              F. Duncan                Administration
                         A. Noble                                           S. Redmond



                                                                                              SNOLAB
 Funding:                                                                                       ????
 Cdn NSERC          Agency Review Committee ( ARC )
                                                                          Funding:
 US DOE             SNO Project “Watchdog” to ensure
                    SNO is being responsible financially                  CFI: Construction/Initial Operation
 UK PPARC           and scientifically.                                   No “Watchdog”
                                                                          Ongoing Operations: MFA?


SNOLab Workshop                                          Sudbury                                 May 12th, 2004
SNOLab Organization:
Construction of SNOLab
                                                                                                     Scientific Sub-committee
and Operation of SNO                                        SNO Institute Board
                                                                                                           New Facility


                                                           SNO Institute Director
                                                                  Noble




             Director of Facility Dev.            Experimental Advisory             SNO Scientific Director         SNO Scientific Board
                    D. Sinclair                        Committee                       H. Robertson/
                                                                                       A. McDonald


                                                        Water, Radioactivity and     Detector Operations             Site Management &
                                                            Lab Operations               F. Duncan                      Administration
                                                               A. Noble                                                  S. Redmond




Assoc. Dir. Facility Dev            Lab Dev Personnel            Project Management UG          Project Manag. Surface
       A. Hime                                                      Acres- Satish Bahn                   UMA


    Scientific Exec                                                 Engineering Design                 Architect
                                                                   Hatch-MacIntosh +…                 B. Nicholls


SNOLab Workshop                                                       Sudbury                                   May 12th, 2004
Future ??
Operation of SNOLab                          SNO Institute Board            Scientific Sub-committee
                                                                                     SNOLab


                                            SNO Institute Director
                                                (at Queen’s)
                     Contracts with
                   INCO/AECL/Other
                                            Director of SNOLab       Experimental Advisory
                                                                          Committee




 Site Management          SNOLab Research    Associate Directors        Experiment A
                             Scientists


                                                                             Experiment B
  Site Personnel

                                                                            Experiments Own
                                                                               Personnel



 SNOLab Workshop                                      Sudbury                          May 12th, 2004
                       Experimental Advisory Committee
    Mandate: LOI's and eventual proposals to stage experiments at SNOLAB will be
    reviewed by an Experiment Advisory Committee (EAC). The charge to the EAC is
    to provide advice and recommendations to the Director and Associate Director for
    SNOLAB Development and to the scientific community interested in staging
    experiments at this new facility.

                           Established Membership:
    • Barry Barish (Chair)                             US

    • C. Burgess                                       Canada           Theorist
    • T. Kajita                                        Japan            Exper.
    • J. Martin                                        Canada           Exper.
    • K. Scholberg                                     US               Exper.
    • B. Balantekin                                    US               Theorist
    • D. Wark                                          UK               Exper.
SNOLab Workshop                              Sudbury                      May 12th, 2004
                     Scientific and Technical Sub-Committee

    Mandate: The Scientific and Technical Sub-Committee is established by the SNO
    Institute board to review the scientific, technical and financial progress of the
    SNOLab project regularly and report its finding to the SNO Institute Board.




                             Established Membership:
    In progress !!


    Gerald Oakham.
                                                Others being approached
    Ewart Blackmore


SNOLab Workshop                                 Sudbury                         May 12th, 2004
                                     Formalities
    SNOI Constitution
         • New Version approved by Queen’s University senate
         • Includes University of Montreal
         • Includes SNOLab
         • Defines responsibilities of SNOI Director, SNO Project Director and
           SNOLab facility development director…
         • Defines financial audit processes for SNO Project and SNOLab
    Trust Agreement
         • Defines distribution of assets and liabilities between the consortium of
           universities in the trust agreement.
         • First new version signed by Queen’s, Carleton, Guelph and Laurentian.
         • Revised version being worked on with U. de Montreal. (With clearer
           delineation of liabilities pre and post SNOLab). Ready for signing.
    Inter-Institutional Agreement
         Carleton University has accepted the administrative responsibility for
           SNOLab construction through an inter-institutional Agreement
           associated with the CFI grant and with the agreement of the SNO
           Institute Board.,
SNOLab Workshop                            Sudbury                     May 12th, 2004
                   Experiment Selection Process

             Letter of Interest                              Request is
General Description of Experiment with objectives            out to the
                                                             community
                 SNOLAB Approval

                     Development Phase
               Space made available for prototyping,
                     background studies…


                                   Technical Proposal
                              Physics + Technical Description +
                                QA Plan + Cost + Schedule
                                                       SNOLAB Approval

                                          Ongoing Technical Review
                                             Physics + Technical Issues +
                                         Funding Status + Schedule + Safety

								
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