Biological and Environmental Research Advisory Committee (BERAC) meeting October 27‐28, 2016 Rockville, Md.

Agenda

Presentations:

Patricia Dehmer

Comments from the Deputy Director for Science Programs

Sharlene Weatherwax

News from the Office of Biological and Environmental Research (BER)

Gary Geernaert

News from Climate & Environmental Sciences Division (CESD)

Mike Kuperberg

US Global Change Research Program: overview of multi‐agency efforts

Todd Anderson

News from Biological Systems Science Division (BSSD)

David Randall

CESD Conference of Visitors (COV) summary findings

Jim Hack

Workshop brief: BER exascale requirements

Jared DeForest and Dan Stover

Workshop brief: Terrestrial Aquatic Interfaces

Amy Swain

Workshop brief: Molecular to Mesoscale Technologies

Renu Joseph

Workshop brief: ILAMB

Bob Vallario

Workshop brief: IA and IAV modeling

Gary Stacey (no slides)

Grand Challenges Subcommittee brief

Judy Wall

Low Dose subcommittee brief

Bruce Hungate

BERAC Science Talk: The Microbial Ecology of Soil Carbon Across Scales