DPS: The Next Steps in Ice Giant Exploration

Time: Monday, 16 October 2017, 12:00 – 13:15
Location: “Cascade C” room of the Convention Center
Organizers: Mark Hofstadter, Amy Simon, and Zibi Turtle

This workshop is an opportunity for interested members of the community to discuss the future of ice giant exploration. The discussion, moderated by members of the science team for the recently completed Ice Giant mission study:   https://www.lpi.usra.edu/icegiants/mission_study will address the following topics:

* Research within the R&A programs,
* Juno and Cassini results that inform ice giant science and missions,
* The role of Flagship, New Frontiers, and Discovery missions in ice
giant exploration,
* Atmospheric probes,
* Instrumentation and technology development for ice giant exploration.

For more information, contact Mark.Hofstadter@jpl.nasa.gov