7th MEETING OF THE NASA SMALL BODIES ASSESSMENT GROUP

Pasadena, CA

Agenda (All times Pacific)

TUESDAY, JULY 10, 2012

8:30 – 9:15 a.m. Welcome. Activities since last meeting, PSS report, NASA Budget Update, Discovery and New Frontiers program status, Roadmap update (Mark Sykes, PSI)
   
9:15 – 9:45 a.m. Update on research programs relevant to Small Bodies (Max Bernstein, NASA HQ)
   
9:45–10:15 a.m. Status and plans for the NEOO program (Lindley Johnson, NASA HQ)
HQ response to SBAG 6 findings (Lindley Johnson, NASA HQ)
   
10:15–10:30 a.m. Break
   
10:30–11:45 a.m. Strategic Knowledge Gap - Special Action Team report (Andy Rivkin, APL)
Precursor Science Analysis Group report (Paul Abell, NASA JSC)
   
11:45–12:15 p.m. Dawn Status Report (Carol Raymond, JPL)
   
12:15–1:45 p.m. Lunch
   
1:45–2:15 p.m. Integration of SKGs across destinations and the Global Exploration Roadmap (Mike Wargo, NASA HQ)
   
2:15–2:30 p.m. OSIRIS-Rex status (Lucy Lim, NASA GSFC)
   
2:30–2:45 p.m. Hayabusa 1 samples status, Hayabusa 2 status (Mike Zolensky, NASA JSC)
   
2:45–3:00 p.m. Rosetta status report (Paul Weissman, JPL)
   
3:00–3:15 p.m. New Horizons status report (Hal Weaver, APL)
   
3:15–3:30 p.m. NEOCam update (Amy Mainzer, JPL)
   
3:30–3:45 p.m. Break
   
3:45–4:15 p.m. B612 (Marc Buie, SWRI)
   
4:15–4:45 p.m. Planetary Resources, Inc. (Chris Lewicki, PRI)
   
4:45–5:00 p.m. An asteroid retrieval mission study (John Brophy, JPL)
   
WEDNESDAY, JULY 11, 2012
   
8:30–8:45 a.m. Planetary balloon update. (Tibor Kremik, NASA GRC)
   
8:45–9:00 a.m. Hummingbirds/Charm. (Dan Scheld, N-Science Corp.)
   
9:00–9:15 a.m. Phobos/Deimos update. (Pascal Lee, SETI Institute)
   
9:15–9:45 a.m. Tools for small bodies mission planning and a report on technology investments important to missions to small bodies. (John Dankanich, NASA GRC)

PriME mass spectrometer (Hal Weaver, APL)

   
9:45–10:15 a.m. PDS Small Bodies Node report (Mark Sykes, PSI)
   
10:30–10:30 a.m. Break
   
10:30–10:45 a.m. Appointment of New Steering Committee Members
   
10:45 a.m. – Noon Discussion of Findings, other business.