IAU GA 2003 - Commission 51 Program

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Commission 51 Business Meeting - Thursday 7/17/03
09:00-12:30 in Room PM 1

9:00 Welcome and logistics Meech
9:15 Proposal of slate for election of New Officers/OC members Meech/All
9:45 Acceptance of new Commission 51 members Meech
10:00 Report on the next Bioastronomy meeting - 2004 Iceland Meech
Thorsteinnson
10:30 COFFEE BREAK  
11:00 Future Bioastronomy Meetings - Discussion of combining with ISSOL All
11:30 Other meetings relevant to Comm 51 (5 min each)
  • Protostars and Planets V Meeting
  • GA 2009 in Hawaii?
  • ABSciCon - NASA Ames 2004

Reipurth
Meech
Morrison
12:00 Other Issues
  • Comm 51 membership - How do we get more?
  • WGESP structure within Comm 51

All

All
12:30 Adjourn  

Commission 51 Science Meeting - Monday 7/17/03
09:00-12:30 in Room HM 4

9:00 Welcome and Agenda Meech
9:15 Short review talks to summarize progress (15 min)
  • Extrasolar planet research latest discoveries
  • Planet list of the WGESP
  • Optical SETI programs
  • Mars and Europa life Detection
  • Results from NASA Astrobiology CAN 3


Tarter
Shostak


10:30 COFFEE BREAK  
11:00 Short review talks continued




11:30 Latest News - observations, experiments, theory, facilities
  • Status of the Allen Telescope Array


Tarter




12:30 Adjourn  


Visits since 5/03. Last Updated on May 20, 2003
Karen. Meech, Institute for Astronomy, UH
meech@ifa.hawaii.edu