Department of Energy.
Notice of open meeting.
This notice announces a meeting of the Basic Energy Sciences Advisory Committee (BESAC). Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463, 86 Stat. 770) requires that public notice of these meetings be announced in the Federal Register.
Thursday, August 2, 2001, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and Friday, August 3, 2001, 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Gaithersburg Marriott Washingtonian Center, 9751 Washingtonian Boulevard, Gaithersburg, MD 20878.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Sharon Long; Office of Basic Energy Sciences; U.S. Department of Energy; 19901 Germantown Road; Germantown, MD 20874-1290; Telephone: (301) 903-5565.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
Purpose of the Meeting: The purpose of this meeting is to provide advice and guidance with respect to the basic energy sciences research program.
Tentative Agenda: Agenda will include discussions of the following:
Thursday, August 2, 2001
- Welcome and Introduction.
- Remarks from Acting Director, Office of Science.
- News from Basic Energy Sciences.
- Spallation Neutron Source Update.
- Interagency Working Group on Neutron Science.
- Update on the Nanoscale Science Research Centers.
- National Science Foundation Nanoscale Science, Engineering, and Technology.
- Linac Coherent Light Source Update.
Friday, August 3, 2001
- Other Department of Energy Briefings.
Public Participation: The meeting is open to the public. If you would like to file a written statement with the Committee, you may do so either before or after the meeting. If you would like to make oral statements regarding any of the items on the agenda, you should contact Sharon Long at 301-903-6594 (fax) or firstname.lastname@example.org (e-mail). You must make your request for an oral statement at least 5 business days prior to the meeting. Reasonable provision will be made to include the scheduled oral statements on the agenda. The Chairperson of the Committee will conduct the meeting to facilitate the orderly conduct of business. Public comment will follow the 10-minute rule.
Minutes: The minutes of this meeting will be available for public review and copying within 30 days at the Freedom of Information Public Reading Room; 1E-190, Forrestal Building; 1000 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20585; between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, except holidays.Start Signature
Issued in Washington, D.C. on July 5, 2001.
Deputy Advisory Committee, Management Officer.
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