RATIR Conceptual Design Review, Santa Cruz, 17 April 2009

Nathaniel Butler (PI & Project Manager; UC Berkeley)
Joshua S. Bloom (Co-I & Software Lead; UC Berkeley)
Alejandro Farah (Co-I & Mechanical Design; IA-UNAM)
Julien Girard (Co-I & User Interface; ESFM-IPN)
Jesus Gonzalez (Chucho) (Co-I & Optical Design; IA-UNAM)
Alexander Kutyrev (Co-I & IR Dewar Lead; Goddard)
William Lee (Co-I; IA-UNAM)
J. Xavier Prochaska (Co-I; UCO/Lick)
Enrico Ramirez-Ruiz (Co-I; UC Santa Cruz)
Michael Richer (Co-I & Telescope Co-Lead; IA-UNAM)
Alan Watson (Co-I & Telescope Co-Lead; CRyAUNAM, IA-UNAM)

RATIR Team Review Report: ratir_pdr_v3.pdf
Review Committee Report: Review_090430_aaa.pdf

Zemax Files:
ESOPO.AG, ESOPO.BG, RatirF13-Warm.SE, RatirF13-Warm.ZMX


Agenda

Light Breakfast (8am)

Welcome (Xavier)

1st Session: RATIR overview and Requirements Flowdown (8:30-10:10)

    RATIR Overview, brief summary of topics to come (20min; Nat, nat_overview.pdf)
    Science mission & instrument requirements flowdown  (40min; William, william_science.pdf)
    Telescope parameter & performance/Site properties & statistics (40min; Alan, alan_telescope.pdf)

2nd Session: RATIR Pleminary Design (10:10-noon)

    Optical design (40min; Chucho, chucho_optical.pdf)
    IR Subsystem Design (40min; Alexander, alexander_ir.pdf)

Lunch (noon - 1pm)

3rd Session: Interfaces & Management

    Mechanical design (20min; Alex, alex_mechanical.pdf)
    User Interface (20min; Julien, julien_userinterface.pdf)

Executive Session; Chance for Rebecca & Bruce to debrief (20min)

--- 3rd Session (cont.)

    Software systems: Data acqu., TCS, Reduction and archiving (30min; Josh, josh_data.pdf)
    Management Structure, Schedule, & Budget (30min; Nat, nat_management.pdf)

Coffee break (3-3:15pm)

Wrap up (3:15-3:30pm)

Panel executive session (3:30-4:30pm)

Debief/questions for further study (4:30-5pm)

Dinner 5pm


Last Updated: Thu Apr 16 17:31:13 UTC 2009

Nat Butler (nat@astro.berkeley.edu)