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Report on the CLIC workshop

| 5 November 2009 The September ALCPG and ILC meeting in Albuquerque, US, featured a plenary talk on the Compact Linear Collider Study CLIC by Jean-Pierre Delahaye, who gave a very nice description of the CLIC status and plans. (...) Today, I share a few personal observations from the workshop. Category: Director's Corner | Tagged: , ,

Accelerators everywhere – the ILC in context

| 29 October 2009 ...I am... [at] the "Accelerators for America's Future" meeting held in Washington, D.C. and sponsored by the US Department of Energy. The meeting is intended to raise the profile and set the strategy for the future of accelerator physics in the US. The morning's talks have been in turn illuminating, amusing, and infuriating. Category: Director's Corner | Tagged: ,

ILCSC grapples with moving the Linear Collider forward

| 22 October 2009 The International Linear Collider Steering Committee (ILCSC) held their bi-annual meeting dealing with issues varying from the validation of the letters of intent (LOI) for the detectors to ILC-CLIC collaboration to developing efforts on governance and siting. Category: Director's Corner | Tagged:

CERN prepares for LHC commissioning

| 15 October 2009 (...) We were very fortunate to hear a timely report from Philippe Lebrun on the status of the LHC and plans for commissioning at the American Linear Collider Physics Group workshop in Albuquerque at the end of September. -- By Barry Barish Category: Director's Corner | Tagged: ,

Toshiaki Tauchi, a would-be rocket scientist, joins the GDE Executive Committee

| 8 October 2009 The expansion of the Global Design Effort Executive Committee (EC) is complete. Today I announce that Toshiaki Tauchi has accepted my invitation and has joined the EC. Category: Director's Corner | Tagged: ,

FALC meets in Quebec City

| 1 October 2009 The Funding Agencies for Large Colliders (FALC) held its fifteenth meeting at Quebec City on 13 July 2009. -- By Barry Barish Category: Director's Corner | Tagged: ,

Operating and maintaining the ILC in the year 202X

| 24 September 2009 (...) the schedule for frequency and duration of time to repair, maintain and upgrade equipment can affect system design and R&D on component development and we need to think about these things now in order to be ready when the ILC comes online. Category: Director's Corner | Tagged:

Linear Collider Accelerator School underway in China

| 17 September 2009 I write this week's column as a lecturer at the fourth International Linear Collider accelerator science school that is underway at the Hotel Jixian in Huairou, located in a beautiful isolated park-like area about one hour from Beijing, China. Category: Director's Corner | Tagged: , ,

A new ILC baseline and global consensus

| 10 September 2009 (...) We are undergoing a process we refer to as Accelerator Design and Integration, from which we expect to make a number of important changes to the baseline for the ILC. Category: Director's Corner | Tagged: ,

Keeping up with ILC technical progress

| 3 September 2009 Today, I want to advertise another useful resource that provides detailed ILC technical developments: the monthly Project Managers' Report Category: Director's Corner | Tagged: , ,
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