April 12 16 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Time Title File(s)

7:30 AM – 8:30 AM

BREAKFAST - Atrium 3

8:30 AM – 9:15 AM

MEETING - Grand Ballroom

Introduction and Meeting Goals [Bob Woodward]

9:15 AM – 10:15 AM

Brief Introduction from each organization [5-10 minutes each]

  • LDEO IIC [Andrew Barclay]
  • SIO IIC [Jeff Babcock]
  • WHOI IIC [John Collins]
  • TA [Bob Busby]
  • IDA [Glen Offield]
  • ASL [Austin Holland]
  • MT [Adam Schultz]
  • PASSCAL [Bruce Beaudoin]

10:15 AM – 10:30 AM

BREAK - Grand Ballroom

10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Power

  • [Carpenter] Batteries in extreme environments
  • [McPeak] Battery system overview
  • [Gardner] WHOI Battery system implementation
  • [Bloomquist] Discussion of TA lithium battery - use of controller and BMS
  • [MeVay] Battery 101 - sys design, temp environment, fusing, control, etc.

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

LUNCH - Atrium 3

1:00 PM – 2:45 PM

Testing

  • [Pfeifer] Tracking PASSCAL calibrations, pier tests
  • [Holland] USGS aftershock deployment testing and QC
  • Pop up: [Sweet] T240 Calibration Rodeo
  • [Davis] Calibration practices and testing processes for evaluating new sensor technology at IDA
  • [Barclay] LDEO database for tracking inventory, histories and tests - current and future plans
  • [Vernon] In situ calibrations, method and results

2:45 PM – 3:00 PM

BREAK - Grand Ballroom

3:00 PM – 3:45 PM

Connectors and Cables

  • [Rapa] SIO Connector types and issues encountered
  • [Gardner] WHOI Connector types and issues encountered
  • [Carpenter] Cable inventories and PASSCAL and bulk testing systems

3:45 PM – 5:30 PM

Data and Data Media

  • [McPeak] Compact Flash Card Failure Analysis and Recovery Efforts
  • [Gardner] Replacing rotary disk drives with SSDs
  • [Reyes] Data offload / archive of balers  -  dual media reboot issue
  • [Fry/Schultz] Use of the cloud for MT
  • Pop Up: [Sumy] - miniSEED and StationXML
  • [Beaudoin] Portable metadata management
  • [Frassetto] Practical examples of LASSOing the MUSTANG for noise analysis and general QC

5:30 PM – 6:30 PM

Posters and Open Discussion - Grand Ballroom

7:00 PM

GROUP DINNER

Trio (707 N Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs; 760.864.8746). The restaurant is located about 0.5 miles (9 minute walk) from the hotel.