Work items for 2004

Version 1.2

Dates assigned to items are to be considered just indicative.
Items marked with refer to new developments.
Items marked with will involve contribution from external sources interested in the project.
Items marked with will require coordination with more than one Working Group.

  1. Solids and volumes:
    • Twisted trapezoid shape
      by March 31st, 2004
    • Reflection of parameterised volumes
      by October 31st, 2004
    • Customisable geometry registration in stores
      by September 30th, 2004
    • Mixing of placements and parameterized volumes
      by October 31st, 2004
    • Handling of specific overlapping support structures [feasibility study]
      by June 30th, 2004
    • Enhancements to OLAP tool for detection of overlapping volumes
      by March 31st, 2004
    • BREPS: testing of specific shapes and advanced constructs
      by October 31st, 2004
  2. Tallies:
    • Analysis and design iteration
      by June 30th, 2004
  3. Magnetic field & propagation:
    • Tests and enhancement of performance for propagation in field
      by May 31st, 2004
  4. I/O persistency:
    • Extensions to GDML and new I/O streaming module
      by June 30th, 2004
  5. Robustness checking & performance tuning:
    • Categorization of error conditions criticality
      by May 31st, 2004
    • Improvements in errors diagnostics and verbosity
      by May 31st, 2004
    • New bechmark suite for tracking with/without field
      by May 31st, 2004
    • Increase of testing coverage
      by October 31st, 2004
  6. General code review and improvements:
    • Review of consistency in the usage of tolerances (relative and configurable)
      by July 31st, 2004
    • Code review for CSG solids
      by July 31st, 2004
    • Code review for magneticfield and trasportation
      by May 31st, 2004
    • Code review for navigators
      by May 31st, 2004
  7. URD revision:
    • Completion of detailed URD document
      by March 31st, 2004
  • Routine activities
    • Testing suite for solids (CSG/specific/Boolean/BREPS)
      Extend SBT/Fred to all solids, possible improvement in the area of graphics/GUI
    • Improve testing and documentation
  • Software Process Improvement
    • Traceability:
      • Generate map of unit tests classes/functionalities use cases
      • Generate map of system tests use cases


Major items above prioritized and with description


Previous years planned activities


2001 | 2002 | 2003


4 February 2004, GC