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Drift Chamber Electronics Installation and Test:
Schedule and Requirements
 
 
Test / Installation Phase Date Electronics Hardware Requirements Software Requirements
Complete Readout Chain Test on Prototype II 3/1/98-3/15
  • 2 FEAs
  • 1 Data I/O Module (DIOM)
  • 1 ROM/FCDM/FCPM/9u crate
  • a-release Dataflow
  • Dataflow-Proto II Hybrid DAQ
HV Installation and Test on Drift Chamber 4/24 - 4/27
  • HV cables
  • CAEN HV system and modules
  • HV Filter box
  • 6u crate + VME mP
  • VME CAENET interface
  • Workstation running EPICS
  • Temporary Gas System Control, Monitoring and Safety Interlocks
  • EPICS w/ CAENET interface driver
Electronics Install and Test, 
Single Wedge
4/28-5/31
  • HV System + cables
  • LV System + cables
  • 3-6 FEAs w/cables
  • 1 DIOM
  • 1 Trigger IO mod. (TIOM)
  • 1 ROM/FCDM/FCPM/9u crate
  • Fiber-optic cables
  • Forward endplate env. monitoring modules
  • Slow Controls 6-u crate w/
    • CANBUS interface
    • CAENET interface
    • SIAMs
    • VSAM?
    • cables
  • Cosmic trigger counter
  • Workstation
  • Temporary Gas System Control, Monitoring and Safety Interlocks
Back-up and Test Hardware: 
  • vROM (4 available?)
  • Calorimeter Optical Transceiver Module (#?)
  • Dataflow/OEP (preferably w/ Calibration framework)
  • Detector control/ EPICS
  • Run Control
Back-up Software: 
  • vROM Stand-alone Driver
  • Dataflow-ProtoII Hybrid DAQ System
Electronics Install and Test, 
Full System
6/1-7/16
  • HV System + cables
  • LV System + cables
  • 48 FEAs w/cabes
  • 4 DIOM
  • 8 TIOM
  • 2 ROM + 1 FCDM/FCPM/9u crate
  • Fiber-optic cables
  • Forward endplate env. monitoring modules
  • Slow Controls 6-u crate w/
    • CANBUS interface
    • CAENET interface
    • SIAMs
    • VSAM
  • Cosmic trigger counter
  • Workstation
  • Full Gas System Electronics
  • Dataflow/OEP (w/ Calibration framework)
  • Detector control/ EPICS
  • Run Control
Cosmic Run 0 7/17-8/13 full complement of electronics and software as listed above.
  • + Electronics for BABAR DC Trigger tests (?)
(as above)
Cosmic Run 1,2,3 
in BABAR
9/18-1/15/99
(as above)
(as above)