ALMA Phasing Kickoff Meeting

MIT Haystack Observatory
Westford, MA, USA

December 13 - 14, 2011

The ALMA Phasing Kickoff meeting will be held at MIT Haystack Observatory in Westford, MA. The purpose of the meeting is to review the general design of the system to coherently phase signals from all antennas in the ALMA array for VLBI and Beamforming science.

The agenda will include presentations and discussion of all system elements, including ALMA Correlator modifications, ALMA software integration, optical fiber link, phasing algorithms, VLBI recorder, correlation of ALMA VLBI data, and testing/integration.