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Decadal Assessment on Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Science

 

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine will conduct the Decadal Assessment and Outlook Report on Atomic, Molecular, and Optical (AMO) Science with support from the Department of Energy and the National Science Foundation. The committee's final report will aim to help federal agencies, policymakers, and academic leadership understand the importance of AMO research and make informed decisions about AMO​ funding, workforce, and research directions.​  For more details, check out the Statement of Task.

 

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SUBMIT INPUT

 

Community input on key developments, challenges, and future directions for the field of AMO is critical for the success of this decadal survey.  Share your thoughts with the committee by filling out this study input form.

 

White Paper Instructions

White Paper Submission Form

View Submitted White Papers and Comments

 

COMMITTEE MEETINGS

 

September 19-20, 2018

Lecture Room
NAS Building

  
Agenda

 

May 31, 2018
Dolphin Conference Room
Hilton Fort Lauderdale Marina,

Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

 
Agenda  

 

 


 

COMMITTEE ROSTER

 

Jun Ye (NAS), Co-chair, JILA
Nergis Mavalvala (NAS), Co-chair, Massachusetts Institute of Technology 

            Ray Beausoleil, Hewlett Packard Enterprise
            Patricia M. Dehmer, Department of Energy (Ret.)
            Louis DiMauro, Ohio State University              
            Mette Gaarde, Louisiana State University
            Chris H. Greene, Purdue University    
            Steve Girvin (NAS), Yale University
            Taekjip Ha (NAS), Johns Hopkins University
            Mark Kasevich, Stanford University
            Michal Lipson, Columbia University
            Mikhail Lukin (NAS), Harvard University
            A. Marjatta Lyyra, Temple University
            Peter J. Reynolds, Army Research Office
            Marianna Safronova, University of Delaware
            Peter Zoller (NAS), University of Innsbruck

 

 

SURVEY TOWN HALLS

September 19, 2018
9-10 a.m.
OSA Frontiers in Optics + Laser Science APS
Washington Hilton

 

 

May 30, 2018
6-7 p.m.
APS Division of Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics APS Meeting
Hilton Fort Lauderdale Marina
Ft. Lauderdale, Florida           

            Program   

 

 

 

 

 


  
      


 

CONTACT US
 

Please email questions or comments to:

 

Chris Jones, Study Director
cjjones@nas.edu

  

Jim Lancaster, Board Director
jlancaster@nas.edu


 

 

  BACKGROUND READING

 

condensed-matter-coverThe Board on Physics and Astronomy has a long history of reports on the future of AMO. Click the links below to download past reports for free:

 

AMO2010

AMO2000 update

AMO2000

AMO1990