Pre-Workshop Tutorials

December 04, 2012 - PCaPAC-2012

9.00 - 10.00 Registration

Tutorial – I

Venue: Silver Jubilee Guest House Conference Room

Topic: EPICS & CSS Tutorial Seminar and Hands-on

Speaker: Norihiko Kamikubota- High Energy Accelerator Research Organization, Japan

10.00 Tutorial

11.00 - 11.30 Tea Break

11.30 Tutorial Continued

13.15 - 14.30 Lunch

14.30 Tutorial Continued

15.30 - 16.00 Tea Break

16.00 Tutorial Continued

Tutorial – II

Venue: Ajay Divatia Lecture Hall

Topic: Programming EPICS enabled Real-Time and FPGA

Speaker: Arun Veeramani - National Instruments

10.00 Tutorial

11.00 - 11.30 Tea Break

11.30 Tutorial Continued

14.30 Lunch

14.30 Tutorial Continued

16.00 Tea Break

17.30 Tutorial Continued

Workshop Programme


December 05, 2012 - PCaPAC-2012

Venue: VECC/SINP Campus Auditorium Main Lecture Hall

8.30 - 9.30 Registration

9.30 - 11.00 Inaugural Session

9.30 Welcome Address, Ranadhir Dey, Head, CPIES Group, VECC

9.40 About the Workshop, Debranjan Sarkar, Chairman, PCaPAC 2012

9.50 Keynote Address, Matthias R. Clausen – DESY, Germany  

WEKA01  The CSS Story  

10.20 Keynote Address, Y S Mayya - BARC , India  

WEKA02  Evolution of Control Systems for Large Telescopes and Accelerators : A retrospective

10.50 Vote of Thanks, Sarbajit Pal, Secretary, PCaPAC 2012

11.00 - 12.00 Inauguration of Exhibition & High-Tea

12.00 - 13.15 WEIB Overview of Control System

Chair: Chandra Kant Pithawa – BARC, India

12.00 WEIB01  Implementation of Control Systems for Cyclotrons at VECC: A Status Report

Speaker: Sarbajit Pal – VECC, India

12.25 WEIB02  Review of Control Resources for J-PARC Accelerators

Speaker: Norihiko Kamikubota – KEK, Japan

12.50 WEIB03  Indus-2 Control System: A Closer Perspective

Speaker: Pravin Fatnani – RRCAT, India

13.30 Group Photo

13.30 - 14.45 Lunch

14.45 - 15.40 WEIC and WECC Latest Trends in GUI

Chair: Y S Mayya – BARC, India

14.45 WEIC01  Web2cToGo: Bringing the Web2cToolkit to Mobile Devices

Speaker: Reinhard Bacher – DESY, Germany

15.10 WECC02  EPICS Channel Access Using WebSocket

Speaker: Akito Uchiyama - Sokendai, Japan

15.25 WECC03  Qt Based GUI System for EPICS Control Systems  

Speaker: Ricardo Nogueira Fernandes – Australian Synchrotron Company, Australia

15.40 - 17.00 Poster & Tea

17.00 - 18.30 VECC Tour

18.30 - 22.30 Banquet

December 06, 2012 - PCaPAC-2012

Venue: VECC/SINP Campus Auditorium Main Lecture Hall

9.30 - 11.50 THIA and THCA Status Report of Control System    

Chair: Reinhard Bacher – DESY, Germany

9.30 THIA01  Trombay Programmable Logic Controller TPLC-32

Speaker: Uday W. Vaidya – BARC, India

9.55 THIA02  Current Status and Upgrade Plan of the Data-Acquisition System in SACLA

Speaker: Takashi Sugimoto – JASRI, Japan

10.20 THIA03 The IUAC Tandem-LINAC Control System

Speaker: Ajith Kumar – IUAC, India

10.45 THCA04 An Update on ConSys Including a New LabVIEW FPGA Based LLRF System  

Speaker: Torben Worm – ISA, Denmark

10.45 - 11.20 Tea Break

11.20 THCA05  PLC-based Control System for 10 MeV Linear Accelerator at EBC Kharghar, BARC  

Speaker: Alka S Chachondia -BARC, India

11.35 THCA06  Status of the Ultra Fast Tomography Experiments Control at ANKA  

Speaker: David Haas – KIT, Germany

11.50 - 13.00 THCB Control Database and Control system Interoperability  

 Chair: Takashi Kosuge -KEK, Japan

11.50 THCB01  HyperArchiver: an Evolution of EPICS Channel Archiver  

Speaker: María del Campo - ESS Bilbao Consortium, Spain

12.05 THCB02  EPICS MySQLArchiver - Integration Between EPICS and MySQL  

Speaker: Anindya Roy – VECC, India

12.20 THCB03  Using Memcached as Real-time Database in the SPARC Control System

Speaker: Giampiero Di Pirro – INFN, Italy

12.35 THIB04  Control System Interoperability, an Extreme Case: Merging DOOCS and TINE                    

Speaker: Philip Duval – DESY, Germany

12.35 - 13.15 Group Photo

13.15 - 14.30 Lunch

14.30 - 15.40 THIC and THCC Software and Hardware Technology          

Chair: Debranjan Sarkar -VECC, India

14.30 THIC01  Tango for Experiment Control    

Speaker: Jens Meyer – ESRF, France

14.55 THCC02  Controls Architecture for the Diagnostic Devices at the European XFEL  

Speaker: Olaf Hensler – DESY, Germany

15.10 THCC03  PC Based Real Time Data Exchange on 10GbE Optical Network Using RTOS  

Speaker: Rajeev Prasad Gupta – IPR, India

15.10 - 15.45 Tea Break

15.45 - 16.30 THCD Software and Hardware Technology & Data Integrity and Security  

Chair: Ralph C. Baer – GSI, Germany

15.45 THCD04 Master Slave Topology Based, Remotely Operated, Precision X-ray Beam Profiler and Placement System for High Pressure Physics Experiment at Indus-2 Beam Line  

Speaker: Harilal Savadas Vora – RRCAT, India

16.00 THCD05 A Flexible and Testable Software Architecture: Applying Presenter First to a Device Server for the DOOCS Accelerator Control System of the European XFEL

Speaker: Andreas Beckmann - European XFEL, Germany

16.15 THCD06 Design Development and Analysis of a Comprehensive Open Source System for Proactive Management of Security Aspects of a Control Network  

Speaker: Shailendra Singh Tomar -RRCAT, India

16.30 - 18.00 Poster

18.30 - 19.30 Cultural Programme

19.30 - 22.30 Dinner

December 07, 2012 - PCaPAC-2012

Venue: VECC/SINP Campus Auditorium Main Lecture Hall

9.30 - 10.40 FRIA and FRCA Status Report of Control System          

Chair: Philip Duval – DESY, Germany

9.30 FRIA01 The New White Rabbit Based Timing System for the FAIR Facility  

Speaker: Dietrich Hans Beck – GSI, Germany

9.55 FRCA02 Status Report and Maintenance Issues of VME Based Cryogenic Control System at IUAC            

Speaker: Joby Antony – IUAC, India

10.10 FRCA03 Development of a Car-borne Survey System KURAMA

Speaker: Minoru Tanigaki – KUR, Japan

10.25 FRCA04 Control System for BARC-TIFR Pelletron  

Speaker: Sudheer Singh – BARC, India

10.40 - 11.05 Tea Break

11.05 - 12.05 FRCB Status Report of Control System          

Chair: Pravin Fatnani – RRCAT, India

11.05 FRCB01 Maintaining an Effective and Efficient Control System for the Electromagnetic Calorimeter of the Compact Muon Solenoid Experiment During Long-term CERN Large Hadron Collider Operations

Speaker: Oliver Holme - ETH Zurich IPP, Switzerland

11.20 FRCB02 Development of the Control System for PEFP 100-MeV Proton Linear Accelerator  

Speaker: Young-Gi Song – KAERI, Korea

11.35 FRCB03 RF Control System for 400 keV RFQ  

Speaker: Sandeep Kashinath Bharade – BARC, India

11.50 FRCB04 VEPP-2000 Collider Control System  

Speaker: Alexander Senchenko – BINP, Russia

12.05 - 13.05 FRCC PC vs Embedded Systems & Experimental Data Acquisition      

Chair: Amitava Roy – VECC, India

12.05 FRCC01 Design of the Data Acquisition System for the Nuclear Physics Experiments at VECC                    

Speaker: Partha Dhara – VECC, India

12.20 FRCC02 A FPGA Based High Speed Data Acquisition Card  

Speaker: Jaydeep Ashok Gore – BARC, India

12.35 FRCC03 Development and Performance Analysis of EPICS Channel Access Server on FPGA based Soft-core Processor  

Speaker: Shantonu Sahoo – VECC, India

12.50 FRCC04 Digital Pulse Processing Techniques for High Resolution Amplitude Measurement of Radiation Detector

Speaker: Payal Singhai – VECC, India

13.05 - 14.30 Lunch

14.30 - 14.45 Group Photo

Venue: Ajay Divatia Lecture Hall

FRID and FRCD Verification & Validation          

14.45 - 15.25 Chair: Wolfgang Mexner – KIT, Germany

14.45 FRID01 Introducing the !CHAOS Control Systems Framework    

Speaker: Luciano Catani – INFN, Italy

15.10 FRCD02 Process Control for Parallel Run of Two Helium Liquefiers at VEC Centre, Kolkata  

Speaker: Sandip Pal – VECC, Kolkata

15.25 - 15.45 Tea Break

16.45 Valedictory Session