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Project Title: Extraterrestrial Sample Analysis Facilities

PIN: DEPS-SSB-16-13         

Major Unit:
Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences

Sub Unit:
Space Studies Board DEPS

Sheffer, Abigail

Subject/Focus Area:
Space and Aeronautics

Extraterrestrial Sample Analysis Facilities
January 22, 2018 - January 24, 2018
Lunar and Planetary Institute
3600 Bay Area Boulevard
Houston, TX 77058

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: Abigail Sheffer
Phone: (202) 334-3863


Draft agenda: OPEN and CLOSED sessions subject to change

22 JANUARY, 2018


10:30 AM Panel Discussion: The Curation and Analysis of Challenging Materials, Part I
                  Murthy Gudipati, NASA JPL
                  Christopher Herd, University of Alberta, via Zoom
                  Perry Gerakines, NASA Goddard, via Zoom
                  Philip Rumford, Texas A&M

12:30 PM Working lunch available

01:30 PM Panel Discussion: Laboratory Management and Viability, Part I
                  Jason Dworkin, NASA Goddard
                  Noriko Kita, University of Wisconsin, via Zoom
                  Rhonda Stroud, U.S. Naval Research Laboratory

03:00 PM Break

03:30 PM Panel Discussion, Laboratory Management and Viability, Part II
                  Edward Young, University of California, Los Angeles
                  Alan Brandon, University of Houston
                  Rita Parai, University of Washington, St. Louis
                  Steve Sutton, University of Chicago, via Zoom

05:00 PM General Discussion
                  Committee & Guests

05:30 PM Meeting moves to alternate location for working dinner

08:00 PM Meeting adjourns

23 JANUARY, 2018


08:30 AM Meeting convenes with general discussion
                  Committee & Guests

09:00 AM Panel Discussion: Technological Development & Innovation in Techniques
                  Andrew Davis, University of Chicago
                  Rich Walker, University of Maryland, via Zoom
                  Edward Young, University of California Los Angeles
                  Kevin McKeegan, University of California, Los Angeles, via Zoom

                  Steve Squyres
                  Cornell University
                  Working lunch available during talk

12:30 PM TBD

24 JANUARY, 2018


08:30 AM TBD

09:00 AM Panel Discussion: The Curation and Analysis of Challenging Materials, Part II
                  Michael Zolensky, NASA JSC
                  Conel Alexander, Carnegie Institution, via Zoom
                  John Rummel, SETI Institute, via Zoom
                  Dionysis Foustoukos, Carnegie Institution
                  Matt Schrenk, Michigan State University
                  Jan Amend, University of Southern California, via Zoom

10:30 AM Break