Workshop schedule


November 6th (Monday)

07:30 - 08:30 Breakfast

07:30 - 09:00 Registration

09:00 - 12:30 Opening Session and Geant4 Session I

09:00 Welcome Address
        I. Jun, NASA JPL ( ppt, pdf)
09:15 Recent Developments in Geant4 Kernel
        M. Asai, SLAC ( ppt, pdf)
10:00 Recent Developments in Geant4 Standard EM
        V. Ivanchenko, CERN ( pdf)

10:30 Coffee/Tea

11:00 Recent Developments in Geant4 Low-E EM
        M.G. Pia, INFN-Genova ( ppt, pdf)
11:30 Recent Developments in Geant4 Hadronics
        D. Wright, SLAC ( ppt, pdf)
12:00 Status and Plans for Geant4 INCL/ABLA Implementations for Ions
        A. Heikkinen, HIP ( pdf)

12:30 - 14:00 Lunch Break

14:00 - 18:00 Geant4 Session II

14:00 Overview of Ion Physics and requirements for space applications
        P. Truscott, QinetiQ ( ppt, pdf)
14:30 Development Plan of Geant4 Ion Physics
        T. Koi, SLAC ( pdf)
15:00 Heavy Nucleus Fragmentation Theory and Experiment, and its Importance to Understanding the Space Environment
        M. Mendenhall, Vanderbilt Univeristy ( pdf)

15:30 Coffee/Tea

16:00 GEANT4 Dose Mapping Tool for Space Applications
        S. Ibarmia, INTA ( pdf)
16:30 Radiobiological Models Implementation in GEANT4/dd>
        B. Mascialino, INFN Genova ( ppt, pdf)
17:00 GEANT4 Anthropomorphic Phantoms
        S. Guatelli, INFN Genova ( ppt, pdf)
17:30 GEANT4 Validation Model for Radiation Shield Protection of Carbon Fiber Reinforced Plastic (CFRP) with Wolfram Laminate
        F. Garcia, HIP ( ppt, pdf)


November 7th (Tuesday)

07:30 - 08:30 Breakfast

08:00 - 08:30 Registration

08:30 - 12:30 Geant4 Session III

08:30 An Update on the Goodness-of-Fit Statistical Toolkit
        B. Mascialino, INFN Genova ( ppt, pdf)
09:00 Simulation for LHC Radiation Background: Optimization of Monitoring Detectors and Experimental Validation
        S. Guatelli, INFN Genova ( ppt, pdf)
09:30 ESA Space Physics List: Unification of Physics Configurations of GRAS and MULASSIS
        V. Ivanchenko, CERN ( pdf)
10:00 Novice: Status 2006
        T. Jordan, E.M.P. Consultants ( pdf)

10:30 Coffee/Tea

11:00 Geant4 Microdosimetry for Aerospace Radiation Effects
        P. Truscott, QinetiQ ( ppt, pdf)
11:30 GEANT4 and the Vanderbilt Radiation Effects Simulation Strategy, RADSAFE
        R.A. Weller, Vanderbilt University ( pdf)
12:00 Applications of RADSAFE for Single Event Effects Analysis
        R.A. Reed, Vanderbilt University ( pdf)

12:30 - 14:00 Lunch Break

14:00 - 18:00 Geant4 Session IV

14:00 Space Environment Simulations of COMPTON Telescopes - Status and Outlook
        A. Zoglauer, UC Berkeley ( ppt, pdf)
14:30 GEANT4 Simulation for the Study of the Origins for the Background of the X-Ray CCD Camera On-board the Suzaku Satellite
        T. Anada, JAXA ( pdf)
15:00 Radiation Shielding Simulation for Interplanetary Manned Missions
        S. Guatelli, INFN Genova ( ppt, pdf)

15:30 Coffee/Tea

16:00 GEANT4 Application for Japanese Space Science Missions from 2006 to Future
        M. Ozaki, JAXA ( ppt, pdf)
16:30 Energetic particle instrument development using Geant4
        D. Haggerty, JHUAPL ( ppt, pdf)
17:15 Ongoing and Planned ESA Geant4 Activities
        G. Santin/P. Nieminen, ESA ( ppt, pdf)


November 8th (Wednesday)

07:30 - 08:30 Breakfast

08:00 - 08:30 Registration

08:30 - 12:30 Geant4-Spenvis Joint Session I

08:30 Geant4 physics validation - 1
        V. Ivanchenko, CERN ( pdf)
08:55 Geant4 physics validation - 2
        M.G. Pia, INFN Genova ( ppt, pdf)
09:20 Geant4 physics validation - 3
        T. Koi, SLAC ( pdf)
10:00 Geant4 validation on proton stopping power
        T. Aso, TNCMT ( ppt, pdf)

10:30 Coffee/Tea

11:00 Validation of ion physics in Geant4 against carbon
        T. Sasaki, KEK ( pdf)
11:30 Solar Energetic Particle Environment Modelling Activities At ESA
        A. Glover, ESA/ESTEC ( ppt, pdf)
12:00 Total Ionising Dose Environment for a Jovian Mission Using GEANT4
        S. Kang, JPL ( ppt, pdf)

12:30 - 14:00 Lunch Break

14:00 - 18:00 Geant4-Spenvis Joint Session II

14:00 The New JPL Interplanetary Solar High-Energy Particle Environment Model/dd>
        I. Jun, JPL ( ppt, pdf)
14:30 Why and How to update the JPL91 Interplanetary Proton Cumulated Fluence Model?/dd>
        A. Glover, ESA/ESTEC ( ppt, pdf)
15:00 The Solar Energetic Particle Environment: How to Transition from Science to International Standard Models
        S.B. Gabriel, Univ. Southampton ( ppt, pdf)

15:30 Coffee/tea

16:00 Engineering Models for Galactic Cosmic Rays and Solar Protons: Current Status
        S.B. Gabriel, Univ. Southampton ( ppt, pdf)
16:30 Radiation environment and effects models implemented in ESA's Space ENVironment Information System (SPENVIS)
        B. Quaghebeur, Belgisch Instituut voor Ruimte-Aeronomie ( ppt, pdf)
17:00 Recent developments in Geant4 Visualization
        J. Perl, SLAC ( ppt, pdf)

17:30 Geant4 Technical Forum
- Requirements from space users to Geant4
- Discussion on Geant4 implementation issues in SPENVIS

19:00 Banquet at The Athenaeum, CalTech
Reception (cash bar) opens at 18:30.
It is 1.7 mile (2.7 km) away from the workshop site.
Map to The Athenaeum, Google map
Appropriate dining attire is requested.


November 9th (Thursday)

07:30 - 08:30 Breakfast

08:00 - 08:30 Registration

08:30 - 12:00 Spenvis Users' Workshop

08:30 SPENVIS Utilisation in Education at the Department of Space Science, Lulea University of Technology
        J. Ejemalm, Lulea University of Technology ( ppt, pdf)
09:00 Radiation Modelling Activities at JPL
        H. Garrett, JPL ( ppt, pdf)

10:00 Coffee/Tea

10:30 Update and recent developments on SPENVIS
        B. Quaghebeur, BIRA ( part 1 - ppt, pdf, part 2 - ppt, pdf )
11:15 Discussion and Workshop Conclusions

12:00 - 13:00 Lunch Break

13:00 - 18:00 JPL Tour
Bus departs the workshop site at 13:00 sharp.
For non-US citizen of 18 or older, a passport is required. For US citizen of 18 or older, government-issued photo-ID is required.
The tour includes considerable walking and stair climbing.
Cameras are allowed on the tour and photographs may be taken at any area visited.


November 10th (Friday)

07:30 - 08:30 Breakfast

08:30 - 12:30 Geant4 Short Course

08:30 Guided Tour of Geant4 Physics List - 1 - Based on Advanced Examples
        M.G. Pia, INFN-Genova ( ppt, pdf)
09:15 Guided Tour of Geant4 Physics List - 2 - Based on Process / Model Catalogue
        D. Wright, SLAC ( ppt, pdf)
10:00 Scorer and Sensitive Detector Filter
        T. Aso, TNCMT ( ppt, pdf)

10:30 Coffee/Tea

11:00 Nested Parameterization Volume
        M. Asai, SLAC ( ppt, pdf)
11:30 Visualization
        J. Perl, SLAC ( ppt, pdf)
12:00 Q/A

12:30 Adjourn


workshop local organizer
10/25/2006 17:50:30