Time Scale

Spring 2001
Electronics tests in Lab & Bay Test Station
Summer 2001 Deep-Sea deployment & run 2- floors
Physics Test Run
Autumn 2001 Cable rectification & acceptance tests
(OTE & ALCATEL)

Recovery & re-deployment with 4-floors
Physics Run

2002 Full tower deployment in deep sea
Physics Data Taking
Enlarge collaboration
2003 Deployments of more towers
e.g. 7 towers (1176 PMT's)
  • 1,8 Megatons of DENSILY instrumented mass
    within the 7 towers (i.e.) few GeV threshold

  • 25 Megatons of enclosed mass ~ 100GeV threshold