Workshop Programme


Tuesday, 4 December 2018

09:00 - 12:00 Integration Workhop
  building 3, BAH1
10:30 - 12:00 R&S tutorial
  CFEL
12:30 - 13:30 DESY Tour #0
13:00 - 15:00 MTCA.4 Tutorial
  CFEL
13:30 - 15:00 Introduction to ChimeraTK
  CFEL
15:00 - 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30 - 17:00 Timing in MTCA
  CFEL
15:30 - 17:00 Direct Memory Access with FPGA
  CFEL

 

Wednesday, 5 December 2018

CFEL, SR I-III

08:30 - 09:00 Registration
09:00 - 09:15 Welcome Helmut Dosch (DESY)
09:15 - 09:40 Introduction Holger Schlarb (DESY)
09:40 - 10:30 Session 1, Chair: Holger Schlarb
 
  • The MicroTCA-Based Accelerator Control System For The European XFEL - First Experiences With A Production System
    Tim Wilksen (DESY)
  • FAIR Beam Instrumentation Goes MTCA
    Tobias Hoffmann (GSI)
  • MTCA.4 at Wendelstein 7-X
    Torsten Bluhm (MPI Plasmaphysik)
10:30 - 11:00

Coffee Break & Posters

11:00 - 12:30 Session 2, Chair: Dietmar Mann
 
  • Keynote: MicroTCA Growth
    Saeed Karamooz (Vadatech)
  • MTCA.4 Applications for Accelerators: Machine Protection System and Beam Stabilization Exploiting DAMC-FMC25
    Paolo Scarbolo (CAEN ELS)
  • New, small size MicroTCA.4 Crates
    Christian Ganninger (nVent)
  • The MTCA Configurator tool
    Hector Betancourt (Powerbridge)
  • MTCA/MTCA.4 boards for applications at FAIR
    Matthias Kirsch (Struck)

12:30 - 14:15

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch

DESY Tour #1

  start of the tour at the registration desk, CFEL, please be on time!
14:15 - 15:45 Session 3, Chair: Tobias Hoffmann
 
  • Overview of the IOxOS MicroTCA ecosystem
    Ivàn García-Alfonso (IOxOS)
  • Up to 48 GigE-Vision Cameras benefitting from the MicroTCA architecture
    Vollrath Dirksen (N.A.T.)
  • MicroTCA Technology Lab at DESY: Summary of 1st Year Operations
    Thomas Walter (MicroTCA Technology Lab)
  • MicroTCA Real-time Monitoring of Injection Kicker Magnets Performs Critical Interlock for High-Power Operation of the Spallation Neutron Source
    Eric Breeding, Charles Roberts, John Sinclair (ORNL)
  • Digitizer control software for large installations
    Jan-Erik Eklund (Teledyne SP Devices)
  • New Solutions for Leading Edge Data Aquisition
    Karl Judex (EMCOMO)
15:45 - 16:15

Coffee Break & Posters

16:15 - 18:00

Session 4, Chair: Vollrath Dirksen

 
  • Keynote: ESS: status and developments
    Timo Korhonen (ESS)
  • Integration of MTCA.4 components in medical and scientific applications
    Ursa ROJEC (Cosylab)
  • Overview of DMCS Projects and MicroTCA.4 Developments
    Dariusz Makowski (DMCS)
  • First projects at Diamond Light Source involving MTCA
    Günther Rehm (Diamond Light Source)
  • MTCA in Photon Science
    Martin Tolkiehn (DESY)
  • DESY MMC System on a Module and its Applications
    Michael Fenner (DESY)
18:30 Transfer from CFEL entrance to Überseebrücke
19:30 - 22:30 Workshop Dinner
22:30 Transfer from Überseebrücke to DESY main entrance

 

Top

Thursday, 6 December 2018

CFEL, SR I-III

09:00 - 10:30

Session 5, Chair: Matthias Kirsch

 
  • White Rabbit based AMC timing receiver card for GSI/FAIR
    Dusan Slavinec (Cosylab)
  • Complete MRF Timing System on MicroTCA.4
    Jukka Pietarinen (Micro-Research Finland Oy)
  • Redundant High Precision Timing Solution
    Heiko Körte (N.A.T.)
  • Implementation of GigE Vision standard and applications in MicroTCA
    Sven Stubbe (MicroTCA Technology Lab)
  • Adapt Cabinet to Crate Cooling
    Ralf Waldt (nVent)
  • Overview and status of LLRF system developments at the MicroTCA Technology Lab
    Patrick Nonn (MicroTCA Technology Lab)
10:30 - 11:00

Coffee Break & Posters

11:00 - 12:30

Session  6, Chair: Thomas Holzapfel

 
  • Keynote: XFEL Science
    Adrian Mancuso (XFEL)
  • Low level RF Applications based on MicroTCA.4 at IHEP
    Xinpeng Ma (IHEP)
  • Upgrade of the LLRF system at ELBE
    Klaus Zenker (HZDR)
  • Direct Sampling of RF Signals up to 3 GHz in MTCA.4
    Johannes Zink (MicroTCA Technology Lab)
  • Software and Hardware Development For the MicorTCA Based LLRF System at IHEP
    Nan Gan (IHEP)

12:30 - 14:15

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch

DESY Tour #2

  The tour starts at the registration desk, please be on time!
14:15 - 15:45

Session 7, Chair: Dariusz Makowski

 
  • Keynote: MicroTCA future developments
    Christian Ganninger (nVent)
  • Multipurpose MTCA.4 data processing board based on FPGA device with builtin data converters
    Jaroslaw Szewinski (IRES Technologies)
  • The DBPM Development of IHEP
    Huizhou Ma (IHEP)
  • Practical experiences with a generic FPGA framework
    Christian Amstutz (ESS)
  • MTCA Multiprocessor system using PCI Express Non Transparent Bridging
    Ludwig Petrosyan (DESY)
15:45 - 16:15

Coffee Break

16:15 - 18:00

Session 8, Chair: Kay Rehlich

 
  • MicroTCA.4 based LLRF control system of the J-PARC RCS: design and status
    Fumihiko Tamura (J-PARC Center)
  • MTCA.4 based Cavity and Coupler Interlock at the European XFEL
    Dimitri Tischhauser (DESY)
  • Overview, experience and first results of MTCA applications at European XFEL Experiments
    Bruno Fernandes (XFEL)
  • MTCA image processing system based on Gig E Vision Boards and Protocols
    Friedrich Fix (Powerbridge)
  • How to solve common challenges with fast ADCs and user their full potential
    Kai Rohm (Analog Devices GmbH)
  • Improvements in ChimeraTK
  • Martin Killenberg (DESY)
  • Closeout Holger Schlarb (DESY)