17th MEETING OF THE NASA SMALL BODIES ASSESSMENT GROUP

June 12–14, 2017
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Greenbelt, MD

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NOTE: All times are given in Eastern Daylight Time

Agenda

Monday, June 12

 
1:00 p.m. Welcome
     
1:10 p.m. Planetary Science Division overview   (Video) Jim Green
     
2:00 p.m. Responses to SBAG 16 findings  (Video) Lindley Johnson
     
2:30 p.m. BREAK  
     
3:00 p.m. New Horizons Alan Stern
     
3:15 p.m. JWST call for proposals   (Video) Stephanie Milam
     
3:20 p.m. WFIRST Solar System Working Group   (Video) Stephanie Milam
     
3:25 p.m. NASA R&A (Video) Tom Statler
     
3:55 p.m. Early career talk, “Dust behavior in microgravity: learning about small body interiors and surfaces”   (Video) Julie Brisset
     
4:25 p.m. Lightning talks (3 minutes each) by early career attendees – names will be posted to the SBAG website after the talks   (Video)  
     
4:55 p.m. Open Microphone   (Video)  
     
5:30 p.m. End of day  
     
Tuesday, June 13, 2017

     
8:30 a.m. Destiny + -   (Video) Tomoko Arai
 
8:45 a.m. Hayabusa-2   (Video)  
 
9:00 a.m. OSIRIS-REx   (Video) Lucy Lim
     
9:15 a.m. NEOWISE   (Video) James Bauer
     
9:30 a.m. NRC study on extended missions  (Video) Victoria Hamilton
     
10:00 a.m. Participating Scientist Program committee
report
  (Video)
Lori Feaga
     
10:15 a.m. BREAK  
   
10:45 a.m. ARM   (Video) Michelle Gates
 
11:00 a.m. Dawn Mission   (Video) Carol Raymond
   
11:15 a.m. Small Bodies and the Roadmap to Ocean Worlds  
  11:15    TNOs   (Video)
11:25     Ceres   (Video)
Bonnie Burratti
Julie Castillo-Rogez
     
11:35 a.m. Diversity in planetary missions   (Video) Janet Vertesi
     
12:05 p.m. LUNCH  
     
1:45 p.m. Asteroid mining  
  1:45    Deep Space Industries   (Video)
2:00    Planetary Resources   (Video)
David Gump
Chris Lewicki
     
2:15 p.m. Hermes regolith experiment opportunities   (Video) Marc Fries
     
2:30 p.m. PSDS3 selections   (Video) Carolyn Mercer
     
2:45 p.m. Decadal Survey   (Video) Tim Swindle
   
3:10 p.m. BREAK  
     
3:40 p.m. Common themes in small bodies missions   (Video) Lindley Johnson
     
3:55 p.m. ANSMET   (Video) Ralph Harvey
     
4:10 p.m. Open microphone  (Video)  
     
5:00 p.m. End of day  
     
Wednesday, June 14, 2017

     
8:30 a.m.   NEOO program   (Video) Kelly Fast
     
8:45 a.m. Planetary Defense Coordination Office   (Video) Lindley Johnson
     
9:00 a.m. Planetary Defense Conference in Tokyo  
  9:00    General conference  (Video)
9:15    Scenario  (Video)
Brent Barbee
Paul Chodas
     
9:30 a.m.   NASA Ames ATAP  (Video) Donovan Mathias
     
9:50 a.m. LSST Study  (Video)  
  9:50     LSST Discovery Potential for Solar
            System Science and Planetary Defense

10:00   LSST's Projected NEO Discovery             Performance
Zeljko Ivezic
Steve Chesley
     
     
10:20 a.m. BREAK  
     
10:35 a.m. NEO Science Definition Team  (Video) Grant Stokes
     
11:05 a.m. Discussion of Steering Committee meeting,
new members, findings  (Video)
Tim Swindle
     
12:00 End of day