SDT Meeting #2 - Jan 9-10, 2014

Washington National Harbor
Gaylord Hotel, Wilson B&C Room

Dial-in: 877-950-3146
Passcode: 267731

Webex: https://nasa.webex.com/
Meeting Number: 995 671 054
Meeting Password: NIRmission1!

Thu, Jan 9

9:30 Welcome  
9:40 Meeting Plan Spergel, Gehrels
9:50 HQ Update Benford
10:10 Project Report
Payload Design Activities
Widefield
Spacecraft Status
Telescope - Cold Temp Investigations
Grady & Team
 
Content
Melton
Goullioud
11:10 Break  
11:30 Project Report Cont.
Early STOP & Jitter Analysis Results
Level 1 Requirements Discussion
Level 2 Requirements Development
Early Detector Characterization
 
Jackson
Melton
Kruk
12:20 Lunch  
1:15 Meeting Plan Forward
Wide-Field IR Surveys: Science and Techniques
Unwin
Helou
1:35 Coronagraph Architecture Downselect Results Blackwood, Grady
2:00 Coronagraph Instrument Status & Technology Plan Zhao
2:30 DE Science Update Weinberg, Wang
2:50 Microlensing Update
Microlensing Survey: A To Do List
Exoplanet Microlensing Precusor Observations
 
Gaudi
Bennett
3:10 Astrometry Spergel
3:30 Break  
3:50 Coronagraph Science Update Traub
4:25 Splinter Meetings
1) Coronagraph & Microlensing Path Forward
     Macintosh Slides
2) Survey & DE Path Forward (including NRC questions)
     Weinberg Slides
     Hirata Slides
 
Macintosh, Gaudi
 
Weinberg, Dressler
6:30 Dinner  

Fri, Jan 10

9:00 Splinter Meeting Reports
The AFTA-WFIRST Coronagraph and Mission Impact
 
Kasdin
9:45 Discussion of Parallel Science Opportunities
1) Use of IFU for Galaxy Spectroscopy During HLS
2) Use of Camera During Exoplanet Imaging
 
Perlmutter, Hirata
10:15 Science Team Organization & Selection Process Gehrels, Spergel
10:30 Break  
10:45 NRC Questions (10 minutes each)
NAS Dark Energy Presentation
 
12:00 Lunch  
12:30 GO Program Update Kalirai, Donahue
12:50 High Latitude Survey Studies Hirata
1:10 Plan Forward for April Report  
2:00 Adjourn