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Project Title: U.S.-Based Electron Ion Collider Science Assessment

PIN: DEPS-BPA-15-01         

Major Unit:
Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences

Sub Unit:
Board on Physics & Astronomy DEPS

Lancaster, James

Subject/Focus Area:
Math, Chemistry and Physics

U.S.-Based Electron Ion Collider Science Assessment
February 1, 2017 - February 2, 2017
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: david lang
Phone: 2023342395


Wednesday, February 1, 2017
Location: Keck 101

Closed Session:

8:00 AM Breakfast available in meeting room

9:00 Welcome and meeting overview, Chair

9:15 National Academies basics, Andrea Peterson, BPA Program Officer

9:30 Bias and conflict, David Lang, Study Director

10:15 Break

10:30 Discussion: The statement of task

Open Session:

11:30 European perspectives on an EIC facility, Peter Braun-Munzinger, GSI, Committee member

12:00 PM Lunch

1:00 The 2015 NSAC Long Range Plan, Donald Geesaman, Argonne National Lab

1:45 RHIC Cold QCD Plan for 2017 to 2023, Christine Aidala, U. Michigan, Committee Member

2:30 Discussion with Congressional staff, Adam Rosenberg, House Science & Technology Committee Energy Subcommittee

3:00 Break

3:15 Discussion with NSF Physics, Denise Caldwell, NSF PHY

4:00 Electron-Ion Collider: The next QCD frontier, Richard Milner, MIT, Committee Member

4:45 Discussion

5:00 Break

Closed Session:

6:00 Dinner at NoPa Restaurant, 800 F St NW, Washington, DC 20004

8:00 Adjourn for day

Thursday, February 2, 2017
Room 105

Open Session:

8:00 AM Breakfast available in meeting room

9:00 Discussion with DOE Nuclear Physics, Tim Hallman, DOE NP

10:00 Continued discussion with DOE

10:30 Break

11:00 Discussion with DOE Office of Science, Steve Binkley, DOE Office of Science

11:30 Continued discussion with DOE

12:00 PM Lunch

Closed Session:

1:00 Discussion: Next Steps
- Statement of Task
- Report outline
- Information gathering
- Future meetings, work plan and schedule

2:00 Adjourn

Closed Session Summary Posted After the Meeting

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The following topics were discussed in the closed sessions:

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