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Open Meeting Agendas and Study Contributors

Committee on Extending Observations and Research Results to Practical Applications: A Review of NASA’s Approach

Board on Earth Sciences and Resources

National Research Council of the National Academies

Keck Center, Room 109

500 Fifth Street, NW

Washington, DC 20001

Meeting, January 26-27, 2006

Day 1 - Thursday, January 26, 2006


08:00-10:00 CLOSED SESSION (Committee and NRC Staff only)


10:00-16:00 OPEN SESSION (Open to public)

10:00-12:00

Ron Birk, NASA

 

Presentation by and discussion with sponsor: the NASA program and study issues—Extending the benefits of NASA Earth science research results for society

12:00-13:00

Lunch

13:00-13:45

Brad Doorn, USDA

 

Use of NASA data and observations by the USDA



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Assessment of the NASA Applied Sciences Program C Open Meeting Agendas and Study Contributors Committee on Extending Observations and Research Results to Practical Applications: A Review of NASA’s Approach Board on Earth Sciences and Resources National Research Council of the National Academies Keck Center, Room 109 500 Fifth Street, NW Washington, DC 20001 Meeting, January 26-27, 2006 Day 1 - Thursday, January 26, 2006 08:00-10:00 CLOSED SESSION (Committee and NRC Staff only) 10:00-16:00 OPEN SESSION (Open to public) 10:00-12:00 Ron Birk, NASA   Presentation by and discussion with sponsor: the NASA program and study issues—Extending the benefits of NASA Earth science research results for society 12:00-13:00 Lunch 13:00-13:45 Brad Doorn, USDA   Use of NASA data and observations by the USDA

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Assessment of the NASA Applied Sciences Program 13:45-14:30 Otis Brown, University of Miami   Use of NASA data and observations in marine research—applications from MODIS 14:30-14:45 Break 14:45-15:30 John Kappenman, Metatech Corporation   Use of NASA data and observations in the power industry—modeling electromagnetic storms 15:30-16:00 Tom Wilbanks, Chair   Concluding discussion with external speakers End of open session 16:00-17:30 CLOSED SESSION (Committee and NRC Staff only) Day 2 – Friday, January 27, 2006 08:00-15:00 CLOSED SESSION (Committee and NRC Staff only)

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Assessment of the NASA Applied Sciences Program Committee on Extending Observations and Research Results to Practical Applications: A Review of NASA’s Approach Board on Earth Sciences and Resources National Research Council of the National Academies Keck Center, Room 204 500 Fifth Street, NW Washington, DC 20001 Meeting April 27-28, 2006 Thursday, April 27, 2006 08:00-09:30 CLOSED SESSION (Committee and NRC Staff only) 10:00-15:00 OPEN SESSION (Open to public) 10:15-10:30   Jack Kaye,NASA   Presentation of NASA-NOAA partnership, past and present 10:30-10:45   Ron Birk, NASA   NASA Applied Sciences data and research contributions to NASA-agency partnerships, examples from NASA-NOAA 10:45-11:00 Questions Tom Wilbanks, Chair 11:00-12:30   Moderated by George Frederick   Panel group 1 -- Discussion Louis Uccellini (NOAA) Robert Adler (NASA Goddard) Sethu Raman (North Carolina State University) J. Marshall Shepherd (University of Georgia) 12:30-13:30 Lunch   13:30-15:15   Moderated by B. John Garrick   Panel group 2 -- Discussion Brad Colman (NWS) John Murray (NASA Langley) Mike Steinberg (AccuWeather) Mitch Roffer (Roffer's Ocean Fishing Forecasting Service, Inc.) 15:15-15:30 Concluding remarks Tom Wilbanks 15:30-17:00 CLOSED SESSION (Committee and NRC Staff only)

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Assessment of the NASA Applied Sciences Program Committee on Extending Observations and Research Results to Practical Applications: A Review of NASA’s Approach Board on Earth Sciences and Resources/Space Studies Board National Research Council of the National Academies Keck Center, Room 110 500 Fifth Street, NW Washington, DC 20001 Meeting, July 13-14, 2006 Day 1 - Thursday, July 13, 2006 08:00-09:00 CLOSED SESSION (Committee and NRC Staff only) 09:00-16:00 OPEN SESSION (Open to public) 09:00-09:10 Welcome and introductions Tom Wilbanks, Chair 09:10-12:00   Moderated by John Jensen   Federal government users -- Discussion Chris Barnard (SAIC and DHS, Geospatial management office) Alexis Lugo-Fernandez (Minerals Management Service) Diane Powers (NGA) Charlie Walthall (USDA) Dorsey Worthy (EPA)   12:00-13:00 Lunch   13:00-16:00   Moderated by John Garrick   Non-federal users -- Discussion Pietro Ceccato (Columbia University) Gerald Galloway (University of Maryland) Ricardo Lopez-Torrijos (IAGT and New York Dept. of Environmental Conservation) Laurie Ames (Nez Perce) Joseph Russo (ZedX, Inc.)   16:00-16:15 Concluding remarks Tom Wilbanks 16:15-17:00 CLOSED SESSION (Committee and NRC Staff only) Day 2 - Friday, July 14, 2006 08:00-16:00 CLOSED SESSION (Committee and NRC Staff only)

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Assessment of the NASA Applied Sciences Program Other contributors to the study Paul Doraiswamy, USDA Hydrology and Remote Sensing Lab Marty Frederick, NASA ASP Lawrence Friedl, NASA ASP Teresa Fryberger, Director, NASA ASP Shahid Habib, NASA Goddard, Assistant Director, Earth Science Directorate Robert Harriss, Houston Advanced Research Center Chuck Hutchinson, University of Arizona Anthony Janetos, Heinz Center John LaBrecque, NASA Headquarters Nancy Maynard, NASA Goddard Ken Miller, Maryland Department of Natural Resources Scott Pace, NASA, science and policy Fritz Pollicelli, NASA Goddard Cynthia Rosenzweig, NASA-Goddard and Columbia Earth Institute; Center for Climate Systems Research; (has had NASA ASP grants) Ed Sheffner, NASA ASP Alex Toyahov, retired, NASA Mark Weltz, USDA Agriculture Research Service, National Program Leader

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