[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 26 (Tuesday, February 10, 2009)]
[Page 6608]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E9-2786]



DOE/Advanced Scientific Computing Advisory Committee

AGENCY: Department of Energy, Office of Science.

ACTION: Notice of open meeting.


SUMMARY: This notice announces a meeting of the Advanced Scientific 
Computing Advisory Committee (ASCAC). Federal Advisory Committee Act 
(Pub. L. 92-463, 86 Stat. 770) requires that public notice of these 
meetings be announced in the Federal Register.

DATES: Tuesday, March 3, 2009, 9 a.m. to 5:15 p.m.; Wednesday, March 4, 
2009, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

ADDRESSES: American Geophysical Union (AGU), 2000 Florida Avenue, NW., 
Washington, DC 20009-1277.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Melea Baker, Office of Advanced 
Scientific Computing Research, SC-21/Germantown Building; U.S. 
Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 
20585-1290; Telephone (301) 903-7486, (E-mail: 
[email protected]).

    Purpose of the Meeting: The purpose of this meeting is to provide 
advice and guidance with respect to the advanced scientific computing 
research program.
    Tentative Agenda: Agenda will include discussions of the following:

Tuesday, March 3, 2009

View from Washington
ASCR Update
Changes to INCITE Program
Update on Extreme Scale Science Workshops
Cyber Security R&D Planning
Realizing Petascale Computing
ESnet Update
ASCAC Subcommittee Updates
Public Comment

Wednesday, March 4, 2009

Gordon Bell Petascale Application--Superconductors
International Collaboration
INCITE User Perspective
Public Comment
    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 Melea Baker via FAX at 301-903-
4846 or via e-mail ([email protected]). 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 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through 
Friday, except holidays.

    Issued in Washington, DC, on February 5, 2009.
Rachel Samuel,
Deputy Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. E9-2786 Filed 2-9-09; 8:45 am]