SOUTH POLE USERS COMMITTEE

ANNUAL MEETING, 11 JUNE 2003

Raytheon Polar Services Company, Centennial, Colorado

 

7:00 - 7:30 CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

 

7:30 8:20 Opening

 

      Welcome and introduction of attendees (10 min) A. Stark, P. Sullivan

      Overview of meeting agenda (10 min) A. Stark, P. Sullivan

      NSF welcome and remarks (15 min) TBD

      RPSC welcome and remarks (15 min) S. Dunbar

 

8:20 - 9:15 Committee Business

 

      Review and approval of membership (30 min) A. Stark

      Working Group Status Reports (25 min) A. Stark

BREAK (15 min)

 

9:30 9:45 Health and Safety (15 min) Steve Frost

 

9:45 12:00 IT and Communications

 

      Internet Security Update (30 min) R. Mitalski

      EMI Survey Overview (30 min) N. Powell

      Time Frequency Standards (10 min) D. Leger

      Elevated Dorm TDRSS move (10 min) N. Powell

      Iridium Narrowband Update (15 min) M. Perry

      SPSM IT update (10 min) D. Brooks

      PolarIce status (15 min) S. Holbrook

      Status of existing Sat Systems (10 min) N. Powell

       

BREAK FOR LUNCH (1 hr)

 

1:00 1:30 SPSE/SM Project and Construction Update

 

      Construction schedules including DSL (15 min) D. Scheuerman

      Science Transition Plan (15 min) D. Scheuerman

 

1:30 2:45 Operations

 

      Power Plant operations for FY03 (15 min) M. Lewis

      Population (20 min) R. Ofstedal, J. Marty

      New mobile equipment (15 min) M. Lewis

      LC-130 Flight Operations (15 min) TBD

 

BREAK (15 min)

3:00 3:30 Special Topics

 

      Meteorology support plan (10 min) K. Hill

      Cryogenic support plan (10 min) A. Baker

      IceCube Project update (10 min) E. Jensen

 

3:30 4:30 Executive Session SPUC Members