FESAC Agenda - February 2008

Fusion Energy Sciences Advisory Committee Meeting

 Gaithersburg Hilton
620 Perry Parkway, Gaithersburg
301-977-8900

February 19-20, 2008

 Agenda

 

Time

Topic

Speaker

February 19

 

 

 

9:00

Meeting Agenda and Logistics

Prof. Stewart Prager, FESAC Chair, University of Wisconsin 

9:05

OFES Perspectives and Strategic Planning Needs

 

Dr. Raymond Fonck, Associate Director for Fusion Energy Sciences, DOE

10:00

 

ITER Project Status

 

Dr. Ned Sauthoff, Director U.S. ITER Project Office 

10:30

DOE Perspectives

 

Dr. Raymond L. Orbach, Undersecretary for Science 

11:30

Lunch

 

 

12:30

 

 

 

A description of each chargewill be presented immediately before it is discussed

Dr. Raymond Fonck, Associate Director for Fusion Energy Sciences, DOE

 

The new charges will be discussed by FESAC.  At a convenient time, the Chair will call for a break of 10-15 minutes

Prof. Stewart Prager, FESAC Chair, University of Wisconsin, will lead the discussions

3:30

Presentation of a White Paper on University Involvement in Fusion Research 

Professor Steve Knowlton, President

University Fusion Associates

4:30

Public Comments 

 

TBD

5:00

 

Adjourn 

 




Time

Topic

Speaker

February 20

 

 

 

9:00

Frontiers in High Energy Density Physics - An Overview of Two National Studies 

Professor Ronald Davidson, Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory

10:00

Description of the new HEDLP charge-OFES perspective

 

Dr. Raymond Fonck, Associate Director for Fusion Energy Sciences, DOE

10:15

Description of the new HEDLP change-NNSA perspective

 

Dr. Chris Deeney, Director, Office of Defense Science, NNSA

10:45

Discussion of new HEDLP Charge

Prof. Stewart Prager, FESAC Chair, University of Wisconsin, will lead the discussions
 

12:00

Adjourn