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Project Title: A Decadal Strategy for Solar and Space Physics (Heliophysics)

PIN: DEPS-SSB-10-01         

Major Unit:
Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences

Sub Unit:
Aeronautics & Space Engineering Board DEPS
Space Studies Board DEPS

Charo, Art

Subject/Focus Area:
Space and Aeronautics

A Decadal Strategy for Solar and Space Physics Steering Committee Meeting 1
September 1, 2010 - September 3, 2010
Keck Center
500 5th Street, NW
Washington D.C. 20001

If you would like to attend the sessions of this meeting that are open
to the public or need more information please contact:

Contact Name: Linda Walker
Phone: 202-334-3477


Sept. 2:

9:00 am Agency Briefings/Expectations for the Survey
Dick Fisher, NASA
Howard Singer, NOAA

12:00 – 12:40 pm Lunch


12:40 Lessons Learned from Ongoing Surveys
Steve Squyres (planetary decadal)
Steve Battel (astronomy and astrophysics decadal)


2:00 Lessons Learned from the Previous Decadal Survey
Lou Lanzerotti (chair, 2003 solar and space physics decadal)

2:40 Break

2:50 NASA Heliophysics Roadmap
Andy Christensen, Dixie State Univ.
Barbara Giles, NASA HQ

4:00 Roundtable discussions with OMB/OSTP
Amy Kaminski, OMB (temporarily assigned to NASA HQ)
Kimberly Briggman, OSTP


4:40 Cmte Discussions until adjourn at 5:30 pm

Closed Session Summary Posted After the Meeting

The following committee members were present at the closed sessions of the meeting:
Dan Baker
Thomas Zurbuchen
Brian Anderson
Steven Battel
James Drake
Lennard Fisk
Sarah Gibson
Michael Hesse
J. Todd Hoeksema
Mary Hudson
David Hysell
Thomas Immell
Justin Kasper
Judith Lean
Ramon Lopez
Howard Singer
Harlan Spence
Edward Stone

The following topics were discussed in the closed sessions:
- Mission Studies, Cost and Technical Analysis of Missions
- Project Milestones and Schedule
- Tasks for Panels and Working Groups
- Panel and Working Group membership
- Future activities

The following materials (written documents) were made available to the committee in the closed sessions:
None. No Outside materials were distributed.

Date of posting of Closed Session Summary: September 7, 2010