[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 42 (Friday, March 2, 2012)]
[Page 12823]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-5147]



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). The 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 27, 2012; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. and Wednesday, March 28, 
2012; 9 a.m.-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.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Purpose of the Meeting: The purpose of this 
meeting is to provide advice and guidance to the Department of Energy 
on scientific priorities within the field of advanced scientific 
computing research.

Tentative Agenda Topics

 View from Washington
 View from Germantown
 Update on Exascale
 ARRA projects--Magellan final report, Advanced Networking 
 Status from Computer Science COV
 Early Career technical talks
 Summary of Applied Math and Computer Science Workshops
 ASCR's new SBIR awards
 Data-intensive Science
 Public Comment (10-minute rule)

    Public Participation: The meeting is open to the public. A webcast 
of this meeting may be available. Please check the Committee's Web site 
below for updates and information on how to view the meeting. 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 at (301) 903-7486 or by email: [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 viewing 
on the U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Advanced Scientific 
Computing Web site at: www.sc.doe.gov/ascr/ascac/.

    Issued at Washington, DC, on February 27, 2012.
LaTanya R. Butler,
Acting Deputy Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. 2012-5147 Filed 3-1-12; 8:45 am]