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Project Title: The Effects of Solar Variability on Earth's Climate: A Workshop

PIN: DEPS-SSB-10-04         

Major Unit:
Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences

Sub Unit:
Space Studies Board DEPS

Sheffer, Abigail

Subject/Focus Area:
Earth Sciences; Space and Aeronautics

The Effects of Solar Variability on Earth's Climate: A Workshop
April 25, 2011 - April 25, 2011
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: Terri Baker
Phone: (202) 334-3477


April 25, 2011

Monday, April 25
Keck 105


9:30 am
Discussion with Sponsors Regarding Goals for the Workshop
Dick Fisher and Lika Guhathakurta, NASA
Rich Behnke and Eric DeWeaver, NSF

10:30 am

10:45 am
Overview of Current Research in Solar Physics and Variability
Peter Foukal,Heliophysics, Inc.

11:15 am
Overview of Current Research in Climate
Isaac Held, NOAA

11:45 am
Overview of Current Research on the Sun-Climate Connection
Ka-Kit Tung, University of Washington
12:15 am
Lunch available in meeting room

1:00 pm
open session ends

Closed Session Summary Posted After the Meeting

The following committee members were present at the closed sessions of the meeting:
Gerald North
Daniel Baker
Raymond Bradley
Peter Foukal
Isaac Held
Larry Paxton
Carolus Schrijver
Ka-Kit Tung

The following topics were discussed in the closed sessions:
The committee discussed planning for the workshop, including topics for sessions, possible speakers, and dates and locations.

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: May 2, 2011