June 28th (Tuesday)
  • Attended talk about RARAF
  • Read "Systematic physical characterization of the gamma-ray spectra of 2FHL blazars"
  • Continued the troubleshooting for 1ES0229
    • download for lines 147-154 worked separately
    • submitted jobs to condor
June 28th (Monday)
  • Prepared some slides for the group meeting
  • Had some troubles with download of 1ES0229 (many sources took the whole weekend and failed) and reached out to Colin and Deivid:
    • run without the lines 147-154 --> worked, submitted the jobs
June 25th (Thursday)
  • Read "Cut-off Characterization of Energy Spectra of Bright Fermi Sources: Current instrument limits and future possibilities":
    • They analyzed 3 sources: 3C 454.4, 3C 279, and the Vela pulsar
  • Started download of 1ES0229
June 24th (Thursday)
  • Attended VERITAS collaboration meeting
  • Attended the talk "Hunting for ghost particles at the South Pole"
June 23th (Wednesday)
  • Attended VERITAS collaboration meeting
  • Organized runlist and timeCuts for 1ES0229 --> wrote a python script to make it faster (+400 runs) and sent to Qi so he could crosscheck
June 22th (Tuesday)
  • Attended VERITAS collaboration meeting
  • Attended Henrike Fleischhack's talk about HAWC Water Tanks
  • Talked with Qi:
    • start by doing an analysis on 1ES0229
  • Started writing about the scientific motivation
June 21th (Monday)
  • Attended VERITAS collaboration meeting
  • Undergraduates meeting with prof. Mukherjee
  • Some edits to Sonal's proceeding do ICRC
  • Talked with Qi over Slack about some VEGAS analysis for blazars
June 17th (Thursday)
  • Ari's Thesis presentation
  • Read more about FSRQs
  • Prof. David Savin's talk about astrochemistry
June 15th (Tuesday)
  • Completed the Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Training
  • Read Sonal's Overleaf document
June 14th (Monday)
  • Search more about the fours sources (when they were discovered, distance, location in the sky, etc.)
June 10th (Thursday)
  • Meeting with Manel and Patel
  • Attended the Introduction to the Barnard Summer Colloquium Series
  • Read about VEGAS (especially about upper limits )
June 9th (Wednesday)
  • Run Stage 6 analysis again for the fours sources because I had to set UL_PhotonIndex = -3.5 and UL_DifferentialEnergy = 0
  • Added results to wiki page
  • Talked with Colin through Slack
June 8th (Tuesday)
  • Run Stage 6 analysis again for two sources (GB6 J0043, S3 0218) with different parameters (UL_PhotonIndex and UL_DifferentialEnergy)
  • Read articles sent by Manel about TeV emission from quasars
June 7th (Monday)
  • Run Stage 6 analysis again for two sources (GB6 J0043, S3 0218) with different parameters (UL_PhotonIndex and UL_DifferentialEnergy)
  • Read Ari's thesis (initial chapters)
June 3rd (Thursday)
  • Meeting with Manel and Sonal
  • Add FSRQs results to twiki
June 2nd (Wednesday)
  • Read "Observing the Energetic Universe at Very High Energies with the VERITAS Gamma Ray Observatory"
June 1st (Tuesday)
  • Rerun stage6 for 3C 454.3 with Ma & Li calculation
  • Started Barnard Responsible conduct of research (RCR) training
  • Prepared slides for Thursday meeting with Manel and Sonal
May 28th (Friday)
  • Run Stage 6 for PKS 0736
  • Run Stage 6 for 3C 454.3
May 27th (Thursday)
  • Started analysis for 3C 454.3
  • Submitted jobs for condor
May 26th (Wednesday)
  • Run Stage 6 for GB6 J0043
  • Meeting with Colin: setted up Jupyter notebooks and looked at plotting code
  • Started analysis for PKS 0736
May 25th (Tuesday)
  • Tried to figure out why S30218 Stage 6 did not finish after more than 15hrs (talked with Colin through Slack)
May 24th (Monday)
  • Started run for S30218 stage 6
May 21th (Friday)
  • Tried to run stage 6 for S3 0218 and GB6 J0043+3426, but had some problems
    • talked with Colin and Deivid through Slack and got some help
May 20th (Thursday)
  • Continued GB6 J0043+3426 VEGAS analysis
  • Started S3 0218 VEGAS analysis
May 19th (Wednesday)
  • Continue writing VEGAS tutorial (stage 6)
  • Started GB6 J0043+3426 VEGAS analysis
    • T1 warning: missing telescope 1 data taking during observation
May 18th (Tuesday)
  • Failures in the Crab run --> permissions problem in 75245
  • Meeting with Colin and Deivid --> run Stage 6
May 17th (Monday)
  • Started to write VEGAS tutorial
  • Talked with Deivid and Colin through Slack:
    • discovered one of the jobs submitted Friday failed
    • resubmitted the job

May 14th (Friday)

  • Meeting with Colin and Deivid to get started with VEGAS analysis:
    • started to run Crab analysis
-- Massimo Capasso - 2021-05-25

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