Lunar and Planetary Institute






PSS Meeting
April 8–9, 2010
NASA Headquarters
Washington, DC

Agenda


April 8 (8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.)
8:00

Welcome and Other Administrative Matters

Ron Greeley
Michael New

8:30 Annual Ethics Briefing
Katie Spear
9:30 Mars Exploration Program Update Doug McCuistion
  Including:  
 
  • Update on ESA/NASA collaboration
  • Status of MSL
  • Status of ExoMars Orbiter planning
  • Status of Mars 2018 planning
 
10:00 Break
10:15

PSD Update

Jim Green
 

Including

    • Response to previous PSS recommendations
    • Uncosted carry-over
    • Update on Technology Panel
    • Discovery Program Launch Rate
    • NRC Report on Mission-Enabling Activities
    • SR&T Program Briefing
 
11:15 Planetary Science Decadal Survey Status
Larry Soderblom
12:00

Lunch

 
 

Science Talk: Recent results from CRISM

Scott Murchie
1:00 Analysis Group Reports  
 

MEPAG
OPAG
SBAG
CAPTEM
VEXAG
LEAG

Jack Mustard
Bill McKinnon
Mark Sykes
Mini Wadhwa
Sanjay Limaye
Clive Neal

4:00

Discussion

Ron Greeley
 
Geologically Recent Volcanism on Venus
Sanjay Limaye
5:00

Recess for the day
PSS dinner at Kinkead's

Ron Greeley
   

April 9 (8:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.)
8:00

Welcome and Other Administrative Matters

Ron Greeley
Michael New
8:15 NASA Science Plan
Greg Williams
9:15 Discussion
Ron Greeley
11:00 Conversation with Ed Weiler, SMD AA  
12:00 Lunch  
1:00 Selection of future meeting dates and locations
Discussion and finalization of recommendations
Ron Greeley
3:00 Adjourn