SEPTEMBER

4-6

Exploring the Astrophysics of Extremes:  Workshop on the Next Generation High-Energy Gamma-Ray Telescope, Greenbelt, Maryland.
E-mail:  extremes@egret.gsfc.nasa.gov

11-12

The Scientific Impact of the Goddard High Resolution Spectrograph, (GHRS Science Symposium), Greenbelt, Maryland. Contact:  Tom Ake, Co-Chair, LOC, Code 681/CSC, Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt MD 20771. Phone:  301-286-3924; fax:  301-286-1752.
E-mail:  hrssymp@hrs.gsfc.nasa.gov
WWW:  http://hrssun.gsfc.nasa.gov/ghrs-home-page.html

11-13

Space Microdynamics and Accurate Control Symposium (SMACS 2), Toulouse, France. Contact:  Agnes Letraublon, CNES, 18, avenue Edouard Belin-BPI 2011, 31055 Toulouse Cedex, France. Phone:  33-61-27-36-26; fax:  33-61-28-13-27.

24-27

ESO/IAC Workshop on Quasar Hosts, Tenerife, Spain. Contacts:  Monica Murphy, Instituto de Astrofisica de Canarias, C/Via Lactea s/n, E-38200 La Laguna, Tenerife, Spain. Phone:  34-22-605261; fax:  34-22-605210. D. Clements, European Southern Observatory, Karl Schwarzschild Strasse 2, D-85748 Garching bei München, Germany. Phone:  49-89-320060; fax:  49-89-3202362.
E-mail:  qhost@iac.es
E-mail:  dclement@eso.org
WWW:  http://www.iac.es/qhost/index.html

OCTOBER

7-10

Hypervelocity Impact Symposium, Freiburg, Germany. Contact:  Susanne Deschoux, 1996 HVIS, Ernst-Mach-Institut, Fraunhofer-Institut fur Kurtzzeitdynamik, Eckerstr. 4, D-79104 Freibur I. BR, Germany or Mark Boslough, MS 0821, Sandia National Laboratories, P.O. Box 5800, Albuquerque NM 87185-0821. Phone/fax:  505-845-8851.
E-mail:  mbboslo@sandia.gov

14-15

The Role of Small (0.6-2.0 m)Telescopes in Modern Astronomy:  The First Annual Lowell Observatory Fall Workshop, Flagstaff, Arizona. Contact:  Robert Millis, Lowell Observatory, 1400 Mars Hill Road, Flagstaff AZ 86001. Phone:  520-774-3358; fax:  520-774-6296.
E-mail:  rlm@lowell.edu

14-18

The 2nd International Lunar Workshop/ILEWG Meeting, Kyoto, Japan. Contact:  Secretary of International Prigram Committee, c/o Japan Space Forum, Heiwa Building 7F, 1-7-1 Hamamatsu-cho, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105, Japan. Phone:  81-3-3459-1651; Fax:  81-3-5402-7521.
E-mail:  KYQ03544@niftyserve.or.jp

16-18

Planets Beyond the Solar System and the Next Generation of Space Missions, Baltimore, Maryland. Contact:  Cheryl Schmidt, Space Telescope Science Institute, 3700 San Martin Drive, Baltimore MD 21218.
E-mail:  schmidt@stsci.edu
E-mail:  soderblom@stsci.edu
WWW:  http://www.stsci.edu/ftp/meetings/meetings.html

16-18

Workshop on Evolution of Igneous Asteroids:  Focus on Vesta and the HED Meteorites, Houston, Texas. Contact:  Publications and Program Services Department, LPI, 3600 Bay Area Boulevard, Houston TX 77058-1113. Phone:  713-486-2166; fax:  713-486-2160.
E-mail:  enticknap@lpi.usra.edu

22-25

28th Annual Meeting of the Division for Planetary Sciences of the American Astronomical Society, Tucson, Arizona. Contact:  Steve Larson, Lunar and Planetary Laboratory, University of Arizona, Tucson AZ 85721. Phone:  520-621-4973; fax:  520-621-4933.
E-mail:  slarson@lpl.arizona.edu

28-31

Annual Meeting of the Geological Society of America, Denver, Colorado. Contact:  Vanessa George, 3300 Penrose Place, Boulder CO 80301. Phone:  303-447-2020; fax:  303-447-1133.

31-Nov 2

Astrophysical Implications of the Laboratory Study of Presolar Material, St. Louis, Missouri. Contact:  Thomas J. Bernatowicz, Department of Physics, Campus Box 1105, Washington University, St. Louis MO 63130.
E-mail:  tom@howdy.wustl.edu
WWW:  http://tbland.wustl.edu/stardust.html

NOVEMBER

4-7

IAA Symposium on Small Satellites for Earth Observation, Berlin, Germany. Contact:  Bernd Kirchner, Symposium and Program Coordinator, DLR/WS. Phone:  49-30-69545-545; fax:  49-30-69545-532.
E-mail:  iaa.symp@dlr.de

12-14

Europa Ocean:  An International Conference, San Juan Capistrano, California. Contacts:  Doug Nash, San Juan Institute, 31872 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano CA 92675. Phone:  714-240-2010; fax:  714-240-0482. Dennis Matson (Program Chair). Phone:  818-354-2253; fax:  818-393-4495.
E-mail:  nash@sji.org
E-mail:  dmatson@jpl.nasa.gov
WWW:  http://www.sji.org/conf/europa.html

17-20

Third Annual International Lunar and Mars Exploration Conference:  Life in Space-- Past, Present, and Future, San Diego, California. Contact:  Michael Simon or Greg Nemitz, International Space Enterprises, 4909 Murphy Canyon Road, Suite 220, San Diego CA 92123. Phone:  619-637-5773; fax:  619-637-5776.
E-mail:  isehq@aol.com

DECEMBER

2-5

Aerospace Technologies in Earth Sciences, Moscow, Russia. Contact:  MIIGAIK, 103064, Gorochovskiy per., Moscow, Russia. Phone:  7-095-267-5436; fax:  7-095-267-4681 or Russian Aerosol Society, 103064, Vorontsovo pole str., 10, NIFHI, Moscow, Russia. Phone:  7-095-916-6389; fax:  7-095-147-4361.
E-mail:  kirill@cc.nifhi.ac.ru

9-11

American Astronautical Society National Conference and 43rd Annual Meeting-- Space Exploration and Development:  Beyond the Space Station, League City, Texas. Contact:  Willy Sadeh, AAS, 6352 Rolling Mill Place, Suite 102, Springfield VA 22152-2354. Phone:  703-866-0020; fax:  703-866-3526.
E-mail:  74673.724@compuserve.com

15-19

American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California. Contact:  AGU Meetings, 2000 Florida Avenue NW, Washington DC 20009. Phone:  202-462-6900; fax:  202-328-0566.

30-Jan 1

Astronomical Time Series (Wise Observatory 25th Anniversary Symposium), Tel- Aviv, Israel. Contact:  Dan Maoz, School of Physics and Astronomy, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv 69978, Israel.
E-mail:  dani@wise.tau.ac.il

1997

JANUARY


7-10

The Three Galileos:  The Man, The Spacecraft, The Telescope, Padova, Italy. Contact:  C. Bargieri, Department of Astronomy, University of Padova, Vicolo dell'Osservatorio 5, I 35122 Padova, Italy. Phone:  39-49-875-4343; fax:  39-49-875-4345.

26-30

Space Technology and Applications International Forum (STAIF-97), Albuquerque, New Mexico. Includes: 14th Symposium on Space Nuclear Power and Propulsion; 2nd Conference on Commercial Development of Space; 2nd Conference on Next Generation Launch Systems; 1st Conference on Future Space and Earth Science Missions; 1st Conference on Synergistic Power and Propulsion Systems Technology; 1st Conference on Applications of Thermophysics in Microgravity. Contact:  Mohamed S. El-Genk, Technical and Publications Chair, or Mary Bragg, Institute for Space & Nuclear Power Studies, University of New Mexico, School of Engineering, Albuquerque NM 87131-1341. Phone:  505-277-4950; fax:  505-277-2814.
E-mail:  mjbragg@unm.edu

FEBRUARY

13-18

AAAS Annual Meeting and Science Innovation Exposition, Seattle, Washington.
E-mail:  iau164@nrao.edu
WWW:  http://www.cv.nroa.edu/library/meetings.html

MARCH

10-20

Formation and Evolution of Solids in Space:  A NATO Advanced Study Institute--4th Course of the International School of Space Chemistry, Erice, Sicily. Contact:  J. Mayo Greenberg, Huygens Laboratorium, P.O. Box 9504, 2300 RA Leiden, The Netherlands. Fax:  31-71-5275804.
E-mail:  mayo@rulhl1.leidenuniv.nl

17-21

28th Annual Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Houston, Texas. Contact:  Publications and Program Services Department, LPI, 3600 Bay Area Boulevard, Houston TX 77058-1113. Phone:  713-486-2166; fax:  713-486-2160.
E-mail:  simmons@lpi.usra.edu

2-6

Seventh Annual V. M. Goldschmidt Conference, Tucson Arizona. Contact:  Michael J. Drake, Department of Planetary Sciences, Lunar and Planetary Laboratory, The University of Arizona, Tucson AZ 85721. Phone:  520-621-6962; fax:  520-621-4933.
E-mail:  goldconf@lpl.arizona.edu

8-13

12th IAA Man in Space Symposium:  The Future of Humans in Space, Washington, DC. Contact:  Terri Jones, USRA, Division of Space Life Sciences, 3600 Bay Area Boulevard, Houston TX 77058-1113. Fax:  713-244-2006.
WWW:  http://www.lpi.usra.edu/12misf.html

15-20

Gordon Research Conference on Origins of Solar Systems, Henniker, New Hampshire. Contact:  John Kerridge, Department of Chemistry 0317, UCSD, La Jolla CA 92093 orAlan Boss, Department of Terrestrial Magnetism, 5241 Broad Branch Road, Washington DC 20015.[Contributed papers in the form of poster talks welcomed.]
E-mail:  jkerridg@ucsd.edu
E-mail:  boss@axp1.ciw.edu

19-25

9th Rencontres de Blois:  Planetary Systems--The Long View, Blois, France. Contact:  L. M. Celnikier, Observatoire de Paris-Meudon, 92 Meudon, France. Fax:  1-45-07-74-69.
E-mail:  blois97@mesiob.obspm.fr

JULY

17-19

Workshop on Parent Body and Nebular Modification of Chondritic Materials, Maui, Hawai'i. Contact:  Publications and Program Services Department, LPI, 3600 Bay Area Boulevard, Houston TX 77058-1113. Phone:  713-486-2166; fax:  713-486-2160.
E-mail:  cangelosi@lpi.usra.edu

21-25

60th Meteoritical Society Meeting, Maui, Hawai'i. Contact:  Publications and Program Services Department, LPI, 3600 Bay Area Boulevard, Houston TX 77058-1113. Phone:  713-486-2144; fax:  713-486-2160.
E-mail:  cangelosi@lpi.usra.edu

21-25

CHERBS '97--Conference on the High-Energy Radiation Background in Space, Snowmass, Colorado. Contact:  Pam Solomon, Code 691, NASA Goddard Flight Center, Greenbelt MD 20771. Phone:  301-286-8797; fax:  301-286-1629.
E-mail:  xrphs@lepvax.gsfc.nasa.gov

AUGUST

30-Sept 5

Sudbury 1997:  Large Meteorite Impacts and Planetary Evolution, Sudbury, Ontario. Contact:  Burkhard Dressler, LPI, 3600 Bay Area Boulevard, Houston TX 77058-1113. Phone:  713-486-2112; fax:  713-486-2162.
E-mail:  dressler@lpi.usra.edu

NOVEMBER

11-14

International Conference on Isotopes in the Solar System, Ahmedabad, India. Contact:  J. N. Goswami, Physical Research Laboratory, Ahmedabad 380 009, India. Phone:  91-70-462129; fax:  91-79-6560502.
E-mail:  isotope@prl.ernet.in