The Advanced Photon Source
a U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science User Facility

APS-EFOG Meeting Minutes - 11/06/2017

Attendees: Bruno Fieramosca, Nena Moonier, Clay White, Wendy VanWingeren, George Srajer, Dean Wyncott, Lisa Berkland, and Patti Pedergnana

Nena Moonier

  • Bruce will complete Performance Appraisals with comments and have employee discussions upon his return.

Dean Wyncott

  • 12-BM had PSS warnings on the beamline but no action was taken today during machine studies.
  • Dean reminded the group that 31-ID reposts their single proprietary ESAF every Monday morning.

George Srajer

  • George met with Stephen Streiffer and Paul Rossi about ESAF approvals and asked the group for ideas on ESAF approval in the future.
  • The Office of Enforcement will investigate the three electrical incidents at ANL during the week of December 11, 2017.

Patti Pedergnana

  • Rick Gammons from the USDA reapproved the APS’ regulated soil permit.
  • Mike Fagan said he would visit 9-BM’s George Sterbinsky to discuss the vacuum issues the beamline has been having.

Clay White

  • There is a meeting regarding the combination of the DMS with the Beamline Component Database and CCCL on Thursday.  Patti will attend in Clay’s stead.  It is from 2-3 p.m. in building 401 room B4100.

Wendy VanWingeren

  • 17-ID has two intermittent proprietary ESAFs that get posted.  Wendy has been squaring away proprietary time used with Anne Mulichak and Kevin Battaile as the experiments conclude.