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Project Title: A Decadal Strategy for Solar and Space Physics (Heliophysics) - Panel on Solar and Heliospheric Physics

PIN: DEPS-SSB-10-06         

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 (Heliophysics) - Panel on Solar and Heliospheric Physics
May 25, 2011 - May 27, 2011
Boulder, CO

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


This meeting is closed in it's entirety.

Closed Session Summary Posted After the Meeting

The following committee members were present at the closed sessions of the meeting:
Richard Mewaldt
Spiro Antiochos
Justin Kasper
Timothy Bastian
Joe Giacalone
George Gloeckler
John W. Harvey
Russell Howard
Robert Lin
Glenn Mason
Eberhard Moebius
Merav Opher
Jesper Schou
Nathan Schwadron
Amy Winebarger
Daniel Winterhalter
Thomas Woods

In addition to the committee
closed session attendees included (by telecon) steering cmte member Michael Hesse; theory and modeling working group co-lead Jon Linker; and
in person
steering cmte member Dan Baker.

The following topics were discussed in the closed sessions:
Topics for discussion:

o Significant Accomplishments of the Last Decade
o Science Goals for the Coming Decade
o Review Vision/Motivation/Actions template for panel report
o Aerospace cost and technical analyses of SH-related concepts
o Discussion of prioritization criteria to inform panel endorsements
o Discussion of NSF ground-based initiatives
o Discussion of NASA programs, with particular attention to the Explorer program
o Discussion of low-cost access to space
o Discussion of MO&DA, SR&T, R&A, and GI programs
o Discussion of SH connections to other disciplines

The following materials (written documents) were made available to the committee in the closed sessions:
No outside materials were distributed.

Date of posting of Closed Session Summary: September 21, 2011