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Astronomy and Astrophysics Advisory Committee (AAAC)

November 30, 2012 8:00 AM  to 
December 1, 2012 6:00 PM
National Science Foundation, Room 1235, Stafford I

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

Thomas Statler, (703) 292-4910, email:
       Preferred Contact Method: Email

NSF Related Organizations
Division of Astronomical Sciences

Meeting Information

Meeting Presentations
DOE Programs and Budget Update - Kathy Turner
LSST Update - Nigel Sharp, Kathy Turner and Fred Borcherding
Pu-238 Overview Briefing - Rebecca Onuschak
Pu-238 for Solar System Exploration - Leonard Dudzinski
NSF Programs and Budget Update - James Ulvestad
OPP Update - Vladimir Papitashvili
NASA Programs and Budget Update - Paul Hertz
WFIRST and AFTA Updates - Neil Gehreis
JWST Update - Eric Smith
Committee on Astronomy and Astrophysics Report - David Spergel
NSF-AST Additional Material - James Ulvestad