[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 29 (Wednesday, February 12, 2014)]
[Pages 8444-8445]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-03051]



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.

DATES: Thursday, February 27, 2014 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m., and Friday, 
February 28, 2014, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 noon.

ADDRESSES: Hilton Washington, DC/Rockville Hotel and Executive Meeting 
Center, 1750 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD 20852.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Katie Perine; Office of Basic Energy 
Sciences; U.S. Department of Energy; Germantown Building, 1000 
Independence Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20585; Telephone: (301) 903-

    Purpose of the Meeting: The purpose of this meeting is to provide 
advice and

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guidance with respect to the basic energy sciences research program.
    Tentative Agenda: Agenda will include discussions of the following:

[ssquf] News from Office of Science/DOE
[ssquf] News from the Office of Basic Energy Sciences
[ssquf] Joint Center for Artificial Photosynthesis Science Discovery 
[ssquf] LCLS-II
[ssquf] APS Upgrade
[ssquf] New BESAC Charge
[ssquf] NSLS-II, NSLS Science transition
[ssquf] Upcoming COV for the Chemical Sciences, Geosciences and 
Biosciences Division
[ssquf] SNS/HFIR Update

    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 Perine at 301-903-6594 (fax) or katie.perine@science.doe.gov 
(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 30 days by contacting Ms. Katie Perine at the 
address and/or email above.

    Issued in Washington, DC, on February 6, 2014.
LaTanya R. Butler,
Deputy Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. 2014-03051 Filed 2-11-14; 8:45 am]