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Astronomy and Astrophysics Advisory Committee (AAAC)

February 16, 2005 8:00 AM  to 
February 16, 2005 6:00 PM
National Science Foundation

The Astronomy and Astrophysics Advisory Committee is a federal advisory committee chartered under the Federal Advisory Committee Act, which 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, email:
       Preferred Contact Method: Email

NSF Related Organizations
Division of Astronomical Sciences

Meeting Information

Meeting Presentations
NASA Program Update -- Paul Hertz
NASA Roadmapping Activities -- Michael Salamon
DIE Program Update -- Kathy Turner
NSF Program Update -- G. Wayne Van Citters
Dark Energy Task Force Update -- G. Wayne Van Citters and Dana Lehr
Review of Progress in A&A Toward the Decadal Vision -- Meg Urry
Radio, Millimeter and Submillimeter Planning Group -- Martha Haynes
OMB FY'2006 Budget Request -- Amy Kaminski and David Trinkle
CMB Task Force Report -- Rainer Weiss
NSF Large Research Facilities Projects -- Mark Coles
National Virtual Observatory -- Alex Szalay
National Virtual Observatory -- Eileen Friel and J. Hayes
SAWG Letter and Ground-Based Archiving -- Alan Smale
Planet Searches with GSMT -- James Graham
Planet Searches with GSMT Video -- James Graham