Lunar and Planetary Institute






 

 

 

 

Planetary Science Subcommittee Meeting

October 2–3, 2008
NASA Headquarters
Room 9H40

October 2 (8:00 AM – 6:00 PM)

8:00

Welcome and Other Administrativia

Sean Solomon

8:10

Planetary Science Division Update

Mars Exploration Program Update

MSL Cost Overrun Status and Plans

Jim Green

Doug McCuistion

Jim Green

10:00

Q&A with Ed Weiler, SMD AA

 
11:30 Discussion
Sean Solomon
12:00 Lunch  
1:00

Ellen Stofan
Clive Neal
Jack Mustard
Faith Vilas
Chip Shearer

2:35 Discussion Sean Solomon
3:00
Break  
3:15

Status of Lunar Science Roadmap

Clive Neal
3:45 Lunar Surface Scenarios Gordon Johnston
Laurie Leshin Marguerite Broadwell
4:45

Discussion

Sean Solomon
6:00

Adjourn
PSS dinner

Sean Solomon
October 3 (8:00 AM–3:00 PM)
8:00 Administrative Matters Sean Solomon
Michael New
8:10 R&A Practices in SMD

Paul Hertz

9:10 International Lunar Network (ILN) Anchor Nodes Barbara Cohen
10:00 Venus Flagship Study Mark Bullock
10:30

In-Space Propulsion Technology (ISPT) Project Overview

Aerocapture Technology Developmnets by the In-Space Propulsion Program

David Anderson

Michelle Munk

11:30 Outer Planets Flagship Mission Studies Curt Niebur
12:00 Lunch

 

1:00 Teleconference with Dr. Jack Burns, incoming Chair of NAC Science Committee  
2:00 Discussion, Finalization of Recommendations & Planning of Future Meetings Sean Solomon
3:00 Adjourn