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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
April 19, 2017 - April 20, 2017
Arnold and Mabel Beckman Center
100 Academy Dr.
Irvine, California

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: Andrea Peterson
Phone: 202-334-1906


Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Huntington Room

8:00 AM Breakfast available in meeting room

--Closed Session--

9:00 Welcome
Gordon Baym, co-chair

9:10 General Discussion and review of previous meeting

--Open Session--

10:00 Physics of gluon saturation
Jean-Paul Blaizot, IPhT CEA-Saclay

10:45 Break

11:00 Heavy ion physics at CERN
Peter Braun-Munzinger, GSI (committee member)

11:45 Lunch

12:45 Deep inelastic scattering
Amanda Cooper-Sarkar, Oxford University

1:30 Theoretical Perspectives on EIC Science
Xiangdong Ji, University of Maryland/Shanghai Jiao Tong University

2:15 Break

2:30 JLAB 5-year physics agenda
Zein-Eddine Meziani, Temple University (committee member)

3:15 Science potential of a U.S.-based EIC
Abhay Deshpande, Stony Brook University

4:00 Discussion

5:00 Break

--Closed Session--

6:30 Dinner at 21 Oceanfront

8:30 Adjourn

Thursday, April 20, 2017
Huntington Room

8:00 AM Breakfast available in meeting room

--Closed Session--

9:00 Discussion:
- Preliminary conclusions and recommendations
- Report outline
- Writing responsibilities
- Further information gathering

10:45 Break

11:00 Discussion, continued

12:00 PM Lunch

1:00 Discussion: future meetings, assignments, and schedule

2:00 Adjourn

Closed Session Summary Posted After the Meeting

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