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November 2007 OPAG Meeting


Thursday , November 8


Welcome and PSS report
Fran Bagenal, OPAG Chair, University of Colorado

Flagship Studies
Curt Niebur, NASA Headquarters


First call for missions for the Cosmic Visions plan 2015–2025
Gerhardt Schwehm, ESA


Comet Surface Sample Return Study
Hal Weaver, JHU/APL
Mike A'Hearn, UMD
Glen Fountain, JHU/APL
James Leary, JHU/APL
Curt Niebur, NASA Headquarters


CSSR Mission Study - Science
Mike A'Hearn, UMD
Hal Weaver, JHU/APL


Solar Power for Outer Planets Study
Scott W. Benson, NASA Glenn Research Center


Wirtanen Surface Sample Probe: A Comet Surface Mission Design
K. M. Block, University of Arizona
Sharon M. Singer, University of Maryland


Discovery and Scout Mission Capabilities Expansion Program
Curt Niebur, NASA Headquarters


International Planetary Probe Workshop

Jim Cutts
David Atkinson
Bernard Bienstock
Sushil Atreya


NOSSE - New Frontiers Study


Icy Worlds Focus Group - NASA Astrobiology Institute
Ron Greeley, ASU

Friday, November 9

Planetary Science Division Update
Jim Green, Director, Planetary Science Division, NASA Headquarters


New Technologies for Space Exploration: Results of Investigations at the Center for Space Nuclear Research (CSNR)
Steve Howe, CSNR


Discussion of Future OPAG Issues
Fran Bagenal, University of Colorado


Actions, Findings, and Logistics