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Meeting of the Committee on Radio Frequencies of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences

August 10 – 11, 2009

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Meeting Agenda

MONDAY, August 10, 2009

9:00 – 9:15 a.m.Welcome by the Undersecretariat of the Chilean Administration of TelecommunicationsChristián Nuñez-Pacheco, SUBTEL
9:15 – 9:25 a.m.Welcome from CORFJeff Piepmeier, Chair, CORF
9:25 – 10:00 a.m.Introduction to CORFJeff Piepmeier, Chair, CORF
10:00 – 10:15 a.m.Protecting Radio Astronomy in Chile: The ALMA-Chajnantor Quiet ZoneEduardo Hardy, NRAO/AUI
10:15 – 11:00 a.m.Spectrum management at SUBTELMónica Rodríguez Miranda, SUBTEL
11:00 – 11:15 a.m. Break 
11:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.U.S. Views on the World Radiocommunication Conference

Tomas Gergely, National Science Foundation

12:00 – 1:00 p.m.Working Lunch 
1:00 – 1:45 p.m.Earth remote sensing and spectrum protection Steve Reising, CORF
1:45 – 2:30 p.m.The Aquarius SAC-D MissionSandra Torrusio, CONAE
2:30 – 2:45 p.m.Break 
2:45 – 3:00 p.m.NAOJ activities in the AmericasRyusuke Ogasawara, NAOJ
3:00 – 3:45 p.m.ALMA science      Richard Hills, ALMA
3:45 – 4:30 p.m.ALMA technology plans & RFI mitigation strategy Nick Whyborn, ALMA
4:30 – 5:00 p.m.The Large Millimeter Telescope   Celso Gutierrez, INAOE
7:00 p.m.Working Dinner 

TUESDAY, August 11, 2009

9:00 – 9:05 a.m.WelcomeJeff Piepmeier, Chair, CORF
9:05 – 9:45 a.m. Interference mitigation for radio astronomy  

Michael Davis, CORF

9:45 – 10:15 a.m. Geodetic Observatory TIGO    Hayo Hase, Geodetic Observatory TIGO
10:15 – 10:30 a.m. Break 
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.General discussion of common goals 
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.Working Lunch and discussion with guests   
1:00 – 2:00 p.m.General discussion of common goals   
2:00 p.m.

Adjourn

 

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Meeting Location

Hotel Atton El Bosque
Roger del Flor 2770, Santiago, Chile
Lingue Room

Support

The Committee is pleased to acknowledge support from the National Science Foundation and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Committee funding is provided by the National Science Foundation's Division of Astronomical Sciences, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's Science Mission Directorate, and the NASA Space Operations Management Office.