High Luminosity (HL) LHC CMS Detector Upgrade Project - Trigger & DAQ - Track Trigger

Project: Research project

Project Details

Description

Funds are requested to cover mileage and subsistence related to the PI’s frequent travel between Northwestern University (Evanston, IL) and the Fermilab National Accelerator Laboratory (Batavia, IL) to attend key meetings.

Foreign Travel
$15,000
Four round trips estimated at one week stay, per trip
Roundtrip airfare from Chicago, Illinois to Geneva, Switzerland. $2,000/per trip
Ground transportation to and from airports, $200/trip
Lodging, 7 nights at CERN sponsored, on-site hostel, $65/night, $455/trip
Per diem for 7 days in Geneva Switzerland, $152/day $1,065/trip
Total per trip $3,720/trip, approx. $15,000

Materials and Supplies
$2,225
Request funds to purchase 3 100gbps QSFP28 parallel active optical cables. Estimated at $740/10-meter optical cable piece (including accessories).

MTDC Other
COLA
$12,000
$12,000 is requested to cover 12 months of Cost-of-Living Adjustment (COLA) for postdoctoral fellow Kevin Sung at $1,000/month while he resides at CERN in Geneva, Switzerland to perform work.
StatusFinished
Effective start/end date1/1/179/30/17

Funding

  • Fermi Research Alliance, LLC, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (PO NO. 637604 // E9936-&264-o2)
  • Department of Energy (PO NO. 637604 // E9936-&264-o2)

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