2018-11271. Proposal Review Panel for Physics; Notice of Meeting  

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    In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92-463, as amended), the National Science Foundation announces the following meeting:

    NAME AND COMMITTEE CODE:

    LIGO Operations Review for the Division of Physics (1208)—LIGO Livingston Observatory Site Visit.

    DATE AND TIME:

    June 19, 2018; 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

    June 20, 2018; 9:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

    June 21, 2018; 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

    PLACE:

    LIGO Livingston Observatory, 19100 Ligo Ln, Livingston, LA 70754.

    TYPE OF MEETING:

    Part-Open.

    CONTACT PERSON:

    Dr. Mark Coles, Program Director, Division of Physics, National Science Foundation, 2415 Eisenhower Avenue, Room W 9216, Alexandria, VA 22314; Telephone: (703) 292-4432.

    PURPOSE OF MEETING:

    Site visit to provide an evaluation of the progress of the projects at the host site for the Division of Physics at the National Science Foundation.

    AGENDA

    June 19, 2018:
    08:30 a.m.-09:15 a.m. Executive SessionCLOSED.
    09:15 a.m.-09:45 a.m. WelcomeOPEN.
    09:45 a.m.-10:30 a.m. LIGO Laboratory ManagementOPEN.
    10:30 a.m.-10:40 a.m. Break
    10:40 a.m.-12:00 p.m. LIGO Detector Commissioning and UpgradesOPEN.
    12:00 p.m.-01:00 p.m. Lunch
    01:00 p.m.-01:45 p.m. LIGO Scientific ProgramOPEN.
    01:45 p.m.-02:30 p.m. LIGO ComputingOPEN.
    02:30 p.m.-03:15 p.m. LIGO Laboratory LIGO-India ProgramOPEN.
    03:15 p.m.-03:30 p.m. Break
    03:30 p.m.-04:15 p.m. LIGO Laboratory Education and Public OutreachOPEN.
    04:15 p.m.-05:30 p.m. Panel Executive SessionCLOSED.
    June 20, 2018:
    09:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. LIGO Laboratory Education and Public OutreachOPEN.
    11:00 a.m.-02:00 p.m. American Physical Society CeremonyOPEN.
    02:00 p.m.-04:00 p.m. LIGO Gravitational-wave Science; LIGO Laboratory Management/Budget IOPEN.
    04:00 p.m.-05:30 p.m. Executive SessionCLOSED.
    June 21, 2018:
    09:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m. Responses to Committee QuestionsOPEN.
    10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. LIGO ComputingOPEN.
    12:00 p.m.-01:00 p.m. Lunch
    01:00 p.m.-03:30 p.m. Executive SessionCLOSED.
    03:30 p.m.-04:00 p.m. Close Out BriefingOPEN.

    REASON FOR CLOSING:

    The work being reviewed during closed portions of the site visit include information of a proprietary or confidential nature, including technical information; financial data, such as salaries and personal information concerning individuals associated with the project. These matters are exempt under 5 U.S.C. 552b(c), (4) and (6) of the Government in the Sunshine Act.

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    Dated: May 22, 2018.

    Crystal Robinson,

    Committee Management Officer.

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    [FR Doc. 2018-11271 Filed 5-24-18; 8:45 am]

    BILLING CODE 7555-01-P

Document Information

Published:
05/25/2018
Department:
National Science Foundation
EntryType:
Notice
Document Number:
2018-11271
Pages:
24360-24360 (1 pages)
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PDF File:
2018-11271.pdf