[Federal Register Volume 80, Number 112 (Thursday, June 11, 2015)]
[Page 33249]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2015-14299]



Basic Energy Sciences Advisory Committee

AGENCY: Office of Science, Department of Energy.

ACTION: Notice of open meeting.


SUMMARY: This notice announces a meeting of the Basic Energy Sciences 
Advisory Committee (BESAC). 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.

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday, July 8, 2015 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon.

ADDRESSES: Bethesda North Hotel and Conference Center, 5701 Marinelli 
Road, Bethesda, MD 20852.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Katie Runkles; Office of Basic Energy 
Sciences; U.S. Department of Energy; Germantown Building, 1000 
Independence Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20585-1290; Telephone: (301) 

    Purpose of the Board: The purpose of this Board is to make 
recommendation to DOE-SC with respect to the basic energy sciences 
research program.
    Tentative Agenda:

 Call to Order, Introductions, Review of the Agenda
 News from the Office of Science
 News from the Office of Basic Energy Sciences
 Report by the BESAC Subcommittee on Transformational 
 LCLS-II Update
 Materials Sciences and Engineering Division Strategic Planning 
 Chemical Sciences, Geosciences, and Biosciences Division 
Strategic Planning Process
 Materials Sciences and Engineering Division Committee of 
Visitors Report
 Advanced Photon Source Update and Response to the BESAC Future 
Light Source Report
 Public Comment Session
Breaks Taken as Appropriate

    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 
Katie Runkles at (301) 903-6594 (fax) or [email protected] 
(email). 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 45 days by contacting Katie Runkles at the 
address above.

    Issued in Washington, DC, on June 5, 2015.
LaTanya R. Butler,
Deputy Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. 2015-14299 Filed 6-10-15; 8:45 am]