text-only page produced automatically by LIFT Text Transcoder Skip all navigation and go to page contentSkip top navigation and go to directorate navigationSkip top navigation and go to page navigation
National Science Foundation Home National Science Foundation - Mathematical & Physical Sciences (MPS)
Astronomical Sciences (AST)
design element
AST Home
About AST
Funding Opportunities
Career Opportunities
AST Presentations
Astronomy & Astrophysics Advisory Committee (AAAC)
AST Portfolio Review
View AST Staff
MPS Organizations
Astronomical Sciences (AST)
Chemistry (CHE)
Materials Research (DMR)
Mathematical Sciences (DMS)
Physics (PHY)
Office of Multidisciplinary Activities (OMA)
Proposals and Awards
Proposal and Award Policies and Procedures Guide
Proposal Preparation and Submission
bullet Grant Proposal Guide
  bullet Grants.gov Application Guide
Award and Administration
bullet Award and Administration Guide
Award Conditions
Other Types of Proposals
Merit Review
NSF Outreach
Policy Office
Other Site Features
Special Reports
Research Overviews
Multimedia Gallery
Classroom Resources
NSF-Wide Investments

Save the dateEmail this pagePrint this page
Astronomy and Astrophysics Advisory Committee (AAAC)

May 11, 2006 8:30 AM  to 
May 12, 2006 5:30 PM
National Science Foundation, Room 1235

The Astronomy and Astrophysics Advisory Committee (AAAC) is a federal advisory committee chartered under the Federal Advisory Committee Act.  The AAAC resulted from one of the primary recommendations of the Presidential Committee on the Organization and Management of Research in Astronomy and Astrophysics (COMRAA). COMRAA was originally called for in the President's budget blueprint for Fiscal Year 2002, which appeared in February 2001.

Meeting Type
Advisory Committee Meeting

Dana Lehr, (703) 292-7456, dlehr@nsf.gov
       Preferred Contact Method: Email

NSF Related Organizations
Division of Astronomical Sciences

Meeting Information
Laboratory Astrophysics White Paper -- Steven Federman
Letter to NSF-NASA Re: ExoPlanet Task Force
Letter to NSF Re: ALMA

Meeting Presentations
NSF Program Update -- G. Wayne Van Citters
DOE Program Update (Revised) -- Kathleen Turner
NASA Program Update -- Richard Howard
South Pole Astronomy and Astrophysics -- Vladimir Papitashvili
South Pole Communications -- Erick Chiang and Patrick Smith
JWST Update -- Eric Smith
JWST Project Status -- Phil Sabelhaus
JWST Science Update -- John Mather
Dark Energy Task Force Report -- Rocky Kolb
Discussion of Lessons-Learned Activity -- Robert Dimeo
Laboratory Astrophysics Workshop Report -- Steven Federman
NASA R&A -- Wilton Sanders
NSF R&A -- Eileen Friel
DOE HEP R&A (Revised) -- Kathleen Turner
SIM Summary -- Michael Shao


Save the dateEmail this pagePrint this page
Back to Top of page