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Year 1
Milestone number Milestone name WP no Delivery date Achieved? Forecast/actual delivery date Comments
MS1 Consortium Agreement 1 M01 Yes M06
15/07/11
Signed by participants (Task 1.1)
MS2 Kick-off meeting 1 M01 Yes M01
18/02/11
Marking the start of the project (Task 1.1)
MS3 Document repository operational 1 M03 Yes M07
12/08/11
Electronic repository for storing project documentation portal for submission and review of project related publications(Task 1.2)
It was decided to use a single online repository/database to satisfy both these milestones, see report.
MS4 Publications database operational 1 M06
MS25 Overall scope and timetable 4 M08 Yes M11
06/12/11
The overall project plan is to be refined and detailed, in particular addressing the industry contact network (Task 4.1)
The plan entails 2 academia-industry matching events per year and will adjust according to project needs. Event follow-up also foreseen with database of industrial contacts for informal exchange and follow-up events for topics where technology is evolving rapidly.
MS10 Running first prototype of the particle flow algorithm. 2 M10 Yes M12
05/01/12
Application to LC detector (Task 2.3).
Achieved and the algorithm was used for the CLIC CDR.
MS5 First Annual Meeting 1 M12 Yes M14
28/03/12
Marking the end of the first year of the project (Task 1.1), see event agenda.
MS27 Specifications for beamline fixed 8 M12 Yes M14
11/03/12
Final specification for the design study in Task 8.2, available here.
Year 2
Milestone number Milestone name WP no Delivery date Achieved? Forecast/actual delivery date Comments
MS37 Telescope arm interfaces 9 M13 Yes M17
01/06/12
Design for deliverable D9.4 (Task 9.3)
MS38 Off-beam infrastructure design 9 M13 Yes M16
02/05/12
Design for deliverable D9.4 (Task 9.3)
MS39 Design of Silicon micro-strip ladders 9 M13 Yes M15
01/04/12
Design for deliverable D9.5 (Task 9.4). Report available here.
MS18 Availability of wafers with ASIC 3 M17 Yes M19
24/08/12
Layout of ASICs in MPW (Task 3.2)
MS19 Submission of dedicated sensors for 3D interconnection 3 M17 Yes M19
24/08/12
Layout of sensors (Task 3.2)
MS11 Running prototype of tracking toolkit including some algorithms 2 M18 Yes M20
07/09/2012
Application to ILD-TPC simulation (Task 2.2). The latest iLCSoft framework release v01-15 with the tracking packages: MarlinTrk, Clupatra and KiTracking. These packages define a complete re-write of the pattern recognition and track fitting software for the ILD detector concept and serve as a prototype for the AIDA tracking toolkit. The tracking software will be used for a massive Monte Carlo production of Standard Model and New Physics channels for the Detailed Baseline Design report of ILD.
MS26 Working group report after first overall workshop 4 M20 Yes M21
30/10/2012
A first attempt to address objective 1 of the WP, to allow feedback and corrective actions (Task 4.1)
Report available
MS30 Definition of test procedure and specifications 8 M20 Yes M26
09/03/2013
Common agreement of how tests for materials will conducted and which components to test (Task 8.4)
Report available
MS28 Design of TASD and MIND 8 M20 Yes M22
26/11/2012
Design for deliverable D8.11 (Task 8.5)
Report available
MS29 Design of GIF++ infrastructure  8 M20 Yes M19
01/08/2012
Detailed design ready for the cosmic ray tracker, the radiation measurement facility and the DCS (Task 8.5)
Report available
MS40 Workshop upgrade 9 M23 Yes M35
11/12/2013
Intermediate stage for deliverable D9.2 MPGD workshop at CERN (Task 9.2)
Report available
MS41 Pixel gas read-out progress 9 M23 Yes M35
11/12/2013
Intermediate stage for deliverable D9.6 (Task 9.2)
Report available
MS6 Second Annual Meeting 1 M24 Yes M27
30/04/2013
Second Annual Meeting to be held in April 2013
MS7 Mid-term Review 1 M24 Yes M27
30/04/2013
Organised by the European Commission (Task 1.1)
MS42 Gas system, control and bench structure 9 M24 Yes M33
07/10/2013
Intermediate stage for D9.7 (Task 9.5) Report available
Year 3
Milestone number Milestone name WP no Delivery date Achieved? Forecast/actual delivery date Comments
MS20 Qualification of ASIC and sensors for 3D interconnection 3 M25 Yes M29
13/06/2013
Laboratory tests (Task 3.2)Report available
MS12 Running prototype of the geometry toolkit 2 M32 Yes M32
20/09/2013
Application to ILD detector simulation (Task 2.2)
Report available
MS13 Running prototype of the tracking code for the pile-up 2 M26 Yes M36
26/02/2014
Application to sLHC simulation (Task 2.3). Delayed to M36.
Report available
MS21 Validation of first set of IP blocks 3 M26 Delayed M48 Laboratory tests and full documentation of functional blocks (Task 3.3). Reasons for delay to see at D3.4.
MS31 Installation of new equipment 8 M26 Yes M31
19/08/2013
Movable irradiation tables operational (Task 8.3)
Report available
MS32 First test results on selected components 8 M26 Yes M34
01/11/2013
Intermediate result with respect to deliverable D8.7 (Task 8.4)
Report available
MS43 3rd generation fast readout chip 9 M30 Yes M30
12/07/2013
Availability of chip for deliverable D9.7 (Task 9.5) Report available
MS44 Multilayer tungsten structure with position control and monitoring for forward calorimeters 9 M30 Yes M33
01/10/2013
Availability for deliverable D9.7 (Task 9.5)
Report available
MS8 Third Annual Meeting 1 M36 Yes M38
28/03/2014
Marking the end of the third year of the project (Task 1.1)
Third Annual Meeting was held in March 2014
MS22 3D interconnection processing accomplished 3 M36 Yes M38
04/03/2014
3D integrated devices available for technology assessment (Task 3.2)
Report available
MS33 Installation of TASD and MIND 8 M36 Yes (TASD)
Delayed (MIND)
M37 (TASD) Installation at CERN for deliverable D8.11 completed (Task 8.5)
TASD report
MIND - 10 months delay
MS34 Test beam EDMS and DAQ commissioning 8 M36 Yes (EDMS)
 Delayed (DAQ)
M37 (EDMS)
M43 (DAQ)
Intermediate stage for deliverable 8.8 (task 8.6)
EDMS Report
Reasons for delay for the DAQ part, available here
MS45 Calibration and power supply system 9 M36 Yes M37
26/02/2014
Availability for deliverable D9.9 (Task 9.5)
Report available
MS46 Electromagnetic calorimeter of at least 18x18 cm² area 9 M36 Delayed M44 Prototype available for deliverable D9.7 (Task 9.5)
8 months delay
Year 4
Milestone number Milestone name WP no Delivery date Achieved? Forecast/actual delivery date Comments
MS35 Installation of infrastructure 8 M37     Cold boxes and fluence monitoring system operational (Task 8.3)
MS47 Multichannel readout ASICs for luminosity detector readout 9 M40     Availability for deliverable D9.7 (Task 9.5)
MS14 Integration of tracking toolkit into LC software framework 2 M44     Validation of physics performance (Task 2.3)
MS15 Application of PFA tools to sLHC detectors 2 M44     Demonstration of concept (Task 2.3)
MS16 Application of alignment tools to sLHC 2 M44     Validation of performance (Task 2.3)
MS17 Integration of pile-up tracking code in sLHC software frameworks 2 M44     Validation of tracking efficiency (Task 2.3)
MS36 Commissioning of tracking telescope 8 M44     Start of operation of telescope delivered in D8.5 (Task 8.5)
MS9 Final Project Meeting 1 M48     Marking the end of the project (Task 1.1)
MS23 Enable access to 3D interconnection technology 3 M48     Laboratory tests for validation of 3D integration processes (Task 3.2)
MS24 Validation of second set of IP blocks 3 M48      Laboratory tests and full documentation of functional blocks