CAT Chat Minutes

March 26, 2007

Operations Update, Mark Beno

There were five problems this past week. Two were power supply problems, two had to do with the RF system, and the cause of one is still under investigation. All are being looked at.


  • 98.6% - Scheduled beamtime
  • 108 hrs - Meantime between faults

The new schedule was introduced. May 29th will be an additional machine studies day, and the 2007-2 cycle will begin at 8:00 am on May 30th.

Next Meeting:

The next CAT Chat meeting will be held on Monday, April 2, 2007.