Biological and Environmental Research Advisory Committee, 11552-11553 [2016-04869]

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[FR Doc. 2016–04731 Filed 3–3–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 15:22 Mar 03, 2016 Jkt 238001 DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Advanced Scientific Computing Advisory Committee Office of Science, Department of Energy. ACTION: Notice of open meeting. AGENCY: This notice announces a meeting of the Advanced Scientific Computing Advisory Committee (ASCAC). 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: Monday, April 4, 2016, 8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.; Tuesday, April 5, 2016, 8:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m. ADDRESSES: American Geophysical Union (AGU), 2000 Florida Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20009–1277. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Christine Chalk, Office of Advanced Scientific Computing Research; SC–21/ Germantown Building; U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20585–1290; Telephone (301) 903–7486. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Purpose of the Committee: To provide advice and guidance on a continuing basis to the Office of Science and to the Department of Energy on scientific priorities within the field of advanced scientific computing research. Purpose of the Meeting: This meeting is the semi-annual meeting of the Committee. SUMMARY: Tentative Agenda Topics • View from Germantown • Program Response to the report from the Next Generation Networking for Science Committee of Visitors • Update on Exascale project activities • Summary of workshops on technologies ‘‘beyond exascale’’ • Technical presentations • Public Comment (10-minute rule) The meeting agenda includes the program response to the report from the Committee of Visitors on the Next Generation Networking for Science program; an update on the budget, accomplishments and planned activities of the Advanced Scientific Computing Research program; an update on exascale computing project activities; information on recent workshops exploring potential technologies ‘‘beyond exascale’’—such as quantum computing and neom orphic computing; a technical presentation from an exascale researcher; and an opportunity for comments from the public. The meeting will conclude at noon on April PO 00000 Frm 00045 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 5, 2015. Agenda updates and presentations will be posted on the ASCAC Web site prior to the meeting at: http://science.energy.gov/ascr/ascac/. Public Participation: The meeting is open to the public. Individuals and representatives of organizations who would like to offer comments and suggestions may do so during the meeting. Approximately 30 minutes will be reserved for public comments. Time allotted per speaker will depend on the number who wish to speak but will not exceed 10 minutes. The Designated Federal Officer is empowered to conduct the meeting in a fashion that will facilitate the orderly conduct of business. Those wishing to speak should submit your request at least five days before the meeting. Those not able to attend the meeting or who have insufficient time to address the committee are invited to send a written statement to Christine Chalk, U.S. Department of Energy, 1000 Independence Avenue SW., Washington DC 20585, email to Christine.Chalk@ science.doe.gov. Minutes: The minutes of this meeting will be available within 90 days on the Advanced Scientific Computing Web site at http://science.energy.gov/ascr/ ascac/. Issued at Washington, DC, on February 26, 2016. LaTanya R. Butler, Deputy Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2016–04854 Filed 3–3–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Biological and Environmental Research Advisory Committee Office of Science, Department of Energy. ACTION: Notice of open meeting. AGENCY: This notice announces a meeting of the Biological and Environmental Research Advisory Committee (BERAC). 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: Tuesday, March 22, 2016; 9:00 a.m.– 6:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 23, 2016; 8:30 a.m.– 12:30 p.m. ADDRESSES: Gaithersburg Marriott Washingtonian Center, 9751 Washingtonian Boulevard, Gaithersburg, Maryland 20878. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dr. Sharlene Weatherwax, Designated SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\04MRN1.SGM 04MRN1 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 43 / Friday, March 4, 2016 / Notices Federal Officer, BERAC, U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Science, Office of Biological and Environmental Research, SC–23/Germantown Building, 1000 Independence Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20585–1290; Phone (301) 903–3251; Fax (301) 903–5051 or email: sharlene.weatherwax@ science.doe.gov. The most current information concerning this meeting can be found on the Web site: http:// science.energy.gov/ber/berac/meetings/. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Purpose of the Committee: To provide advice on a continuing basis to the Director, Office of Science of the Department of Energy, on the many complexes scientific and technical issues that arises in the development and implementation of the Biological and Environmental Research Program. jstallworth on DSK7TPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Tentative Agenda Topics • Report from the Director, Office of Science • Report from the Office of Biological and Environmental Research • News from the Biological Systems Science and Climate and Environmental Sciences Divisions • Multiple DOE National Laboratories report on their strategic plans and future visions • Presentations on Microbiome, CESD Computational Requirements, ASR Aerosols, Trait Methods for Land Models • Next Generation Ecosystem Experiments Tropics presentation • BERAC member Science Talk • New Business • Public Comment Public Participation: The day and a half 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 Sharlene Weatherwax at sharlene.weatherwax@ science.doe.go (email) or (301)903–5051 (fax). You must make your request for an oral statement at least five business days before the meeting. 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 45 days at the BERAC Web site: http://science.energy.gov/ber/ berac/meetings/berac-minutes/. VerDate Sep<11>2014 15:22 Mar 03, 2016 Jkt 238001 Issued in Washington, DC, on February 26, 2016. LaTanya R. Butler, Deputy Committee Management Officer. 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[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 43 (Friday, March 4, 2016)]
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[FR Doc No: 2016-04869]


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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY


Biological and Environmental Research Advisory Committee

AGENCY: Office of Science, Department of Energy.

ACTION: Notice of open meeting.

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SUMMARY: This notice announces a meeting of the Biological and 
Environmental Research Advisory Committee (BERAC). 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: 
Tuesday, March 22, 2016; 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Wednesday, March 23, 2016; 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

ADDRESSES: Gaithersburg Marriott Washingtonian Center, 9751 
Washingtonian Boulevard, Gaithersburg, Maryland 20878.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dr. Sharlene Weatherwax, Designated

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Federal Officer, BERAC, U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Science, 
Office of Biological and Environmental Research, SC-23/Germantown 
Building, 1000 Independence Avenue SW., Washington, DC 20585-1290; 
Phone (301) 903-3251; Fax (301) 903-5051 or email: 
sharlene.weatherwax@science.doe.gov. The most current information 
concerning this meeting can be found on the Web site: http://science.energy.gov/ber/berac/meetings/.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 
    Purpose of the Committee: To provide advice on a continuing basis 
to the Director, Office of Science of the Department of Energy, on the 
many complexes scientific and technical issues that arises in the 
development and implementation of the Biological and Environmental 
Research Program.

Tentative Agenda Topics

 Report from the Director, Office of Science
 Report from the Office of Biological and Environmental 
Research
 News from the Biological Systems Science and Climate and 
Environmental Sciences Divisions
 Multiple DOE National Laboratories report on their strategic 
plans and future visions
 Presentations on Microbiome, CESD Computational Requirements, 
ASR Aerosols, Trait Methods for Land Models
 Next Generation Ecosystem Experiments Tropics presentation
 BERAC member Science Talk
 New Business
 Public Comment

    Public Participation: The day and a half 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 Sharlene Weatherwax at 
sharlene.weatherwax@science.doe.go (email) or (301)903-5051 (fax). You 
must make your request for an oral statement at least five business 
days before the meeting. 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 45 days at the BERAC Web site: http://science.energy.gov/ber/berac/meetings/berac-minutes/.

    Issued in Washington, DC, on February 26, 2016.
LaTanya R. Butler,
Deputy Committee Management Officer.
[FR Doc. 2016-04869 Filed 3-3-16; 8:45 am]
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