A Virgin Megastore.
Saturday some time for sightseeing in Chicago.
Although sunny it was still bitter cold.
After not eating for one and a half day Fed's eyes were bigger than his stomach. Three quarters down this big fat Sushi plate he had to throw in the towel.
Announcement for Fed's next seminar.
Pasha commenting on Latzechar's presentation.
Philippe Canal working on a tricky ROOT problem during the meeting.˜
Pasha Murat explains the CDF analysis environment.
View from the front door of our hotel in Aurora, Il., typical Americana.
After the long trip a nightly dinner in a Denny's. Karel is being drowned in 4 refills of 7'UP.
Followed by a small double cheese.
We started with some light cheese nachos.
After more than 4 hours delay, we arrive around 23:00 in Chicago O'Hare for our visit to Fermilab.
On the way back to JFK, Fed is online via his GSM modem trying to guide us to a CompUSA for some gadget scouting.
The beam pipe.
This is a proper place to put a couple of Houston grad students for the summer.
Larry is trying to find a proper location for his NASA experiment.
I join Larry on a visit of the old BNL AGS (Alternating Gradient Synchrotron) accelerator. It is a high radiation facility so numerous forms have to be filled out.
Day 2, people from Phenix explaining their calibration scheme. Karel, on the right, is not completely sure about something.
Fed keeping up with his tremendous email load.
Fed trying out a new gadget.
Monday afternoon, Fed gives a presentation to STAR and Phenix on ALICE computing.
The whole team goes for their first Sushi dinner.
Brookhaven National Laboratory dorm room.
Arrival in NY from Paris. We start our mission at BNL in Brookhaven, Long Island.
Alice with Octavia and Eduardo.
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