Share-the-ride: A new way to look at reservations
eap at gloworm.Stanford.EDU
Tue Mar 3 16:28:01 PST 2009
Inside the lab it works without a password.
Outside the lab, it's
This is for the whole site, not just the runshare.
On Tue, 3 Mar 2009, Mary Tang wrote:
> Thanks Eric --
> Yes, whatever works!! (I take it that everyone who needs to knows the
> password to access this system?)
> The Metal Quality Circle considered several different methods (such as a
> dedicated Google calendar). It seemed simplest to use something that
> already exists in Coral -- maybe not quite as elegant as desired, but
> the Coral team is considering improvements.
> Let us know how it goes!
> Eric Perozziello wrote:
> > A forum already exists:
> > http://www.lelandstanfordjunior.com/runsharefaq.html
> > Would that be useful?
> > -Eric
> > On Tue, 3 Mar 2009, Mary Tang wrote:
> >> Dear innotec user:
> >> Reservations, reservations, reservations. We know they are difficult to
> >> get and I'm afraid we don't have an easy solution.
> >> However, it is clear that many people would like to deposit similar
> >> films. So starting today, in order to encourage people to
> >> "share-the-ride", we are asking innotec users to list the film(s) you
> >> plan to deposit when you make your reservation.
> >> To do this, make your reservation as usual -- but before you hit "OK",
> >> make sure to enter information about your deposition on the "Process"
> >> field (normally, this reads "default".) It can be as simple as "100 A
> >> Cr/ 1000 A Au".
> >> To check the films planned for existing reservations, just double-click
> >> on the time slot on the Reservations tab on Coral. A pop-up window will
> >> show who has made the reservation (and in the case of staff members, for
> >> whom the reservation was made) as well as entries on the Process field.
> >> The Coral team is looking at ways to make it easier to look at
> >> Processes, but in the meantime, using the Reservations tab should be
> >> workable.
> >> When you see a reservation with a Process you are interested in, please
> >> contact that person directly to make your arrangements.
> >> No, this won't solve the reservations problem, it should be very handy
> >> for some people who have similar film needs --
> >> Nice gifts (courtesy of Maurice's amazing design skills) will be
> >> provided to the first pair of documented ride-sharers.
> >> Thanks for your attention --
> >> Your Metals Quality Circle
> >> --
> >> Mary X. Tang, Ph.D.
> >> Stanford Nanofabrication Facility
> >> CIS Room 136, Mail Code 4070
> >> Stanford, CA 94305
> >> (650)723-9980
> >> mtang at stanford.edu
> >> http://snf.stanford.edu
> Mary X. Tang, Ph.D.
> Stanford Nanofabrication Facility
> CIS Room 136, Mail Code 4070
> Stanford, CA 94305
> mtang at stanford.edu
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