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Project Title: Assessment of NASA's Earth Science Program

PIN: DEPS-SSB-10-10         

Major Unit:
Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences

Sub Unit:
Space Studies Board DEPS

Charo, Art

Subject/Focus Area:
Earth Sciences; Space and Aeronautics

Assessment of NASA's Earth Science Program
July 6, 2011 - July 8, 2011
Hyatt at Olive 8
1635 8th Avenue
Seattle, WA

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


(Updated 6/28/11)

Wednesday, July 6, 2011

8:30AM-1:00PM - Committee Closed Session

1:00PM - Discussion with Byron Tapley, Univ. of Texas at Austin, Chair of NASA Advisory Committee's Earth Science Subcommittee

1:30PM - Discussion with Graeme Stephens, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Principal Investigator of CloudSat

2:00PM - Discussion with Bruce Wielicki, NASA Langley Research Center, CLARREO [mission] Science Study Team Lead

2:30PM - Discussion with Brad Hager, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Co-Chair of DESDynI [mission] Science Study Group

3:00PM - Open Discussion between committee and all presenters

4:00PM - Committee enters Closed Session

Closed Session Summary Posted After the Meeting

The following committee members were present at the closed sessions of the meeting:
--Dennis Hartmann
--Mark Abbott
--Richard Anthes
--Philip Ardanuy
--Stacey Boland
--Antonio Busalacchi Jr.
--Ruth DeFries
--Brad Hager
--Anthony Janetos
--Dennis Lettenmaier
--Jennifer Logan
--Molly Macauley
--Anne Nolin
--Michael Prather
--David Schimel
--William Townsend
--Thomas Vonder Haar

The following topics were discussed in the closed sessions:
Open session presentations, report structure, contents of report, findings and recommendations

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: July 12, 2011