Responsibilities of the Main Proposer

The Main Proposer on a HZB proposal has specific responsibilities for the experiment.

The Main Proposer has to:

  • nominate the experimental team
  • ensure that a trained team capable of running the experiment on a 24-hour basis will be available and that the researchers will observe the respective regulations, especially on safety, of HZB
  • inform the HZB User Office about any alteration concerning the prospective experimental team
  • ensure that information on sample and safety aspects of the experiment are correct and complete
  • ensure that an experimental report is submitted within 3 months of experiment completion and that results from experiments at HZB are published within a reasonable time frame
  • ensure that HZB is acknowledged in publications and that HZB staff, where appropriate, are included as authors