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Astrophsyics

Documents

Planning for Decadal Survey Astro2020

COR Brochures

  • January 2014 Three-fold [PDF]

SAG Reports

Decadal Survey Astro2010

  • 2010 Astrophysics Decadal Report
  • The Astro2010 Pre-publication report, New Worlds, New Horizons in Astronomy and Astrophysics [PDF, 81.2 MB]
  • The Astro2010 Report in Brief [PDF, 1.52 MB]
  • The Astro2010 Panel reports volume, Panel Reports—New Worlds, New Horizons in Astronomy and Astrophysics [PDF, 18.6 MB]
  • Astro2010 Implementation Panel Report of the Panel on Implementing Recommendations from the New Worlds, New Horizons Decadal Survey [PDF, 18.6 MB]
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    Technology

  • Technology maturation process: The NASA strategic astrophysics technology (SAT) program [PDF]
  • Technology Gap Submission Form: Due by June 1 each year for prioritization in the same year

  • 2017 COR Program Annual Technology Report (PATR) [PDF]
  • 2016 COR Program Annual Technology Report (PATR) [PDF]
  • 2015 COR Program Annual Technology Report (PATR) [PDF]
  • 2014 COR Program Annual Technology Report (PATR) [PDF]
  • 2013 COR Program Annual Technology Report (PATR) [PDF]
  • 2012 COR Program Annual Technology Report (PATR) [PDF]
  • 2011 COR Program Annual Technology Report (PATR) [PDF]
  • UV/Optical Space Telescope

    • White paper on Science Requirements for future UV/Visible Astrophysics Mission Concepts [PDF] - Scowen et al. 2013

    AURA Study on Future Large UV/Visible Mission

    • Astronomers Envision a "High-Definition Hubble" to Look for Life Beyond Earth [PDF]

    Proceedings

    • Hubble's Legacy: Reflections by Those Who Dreamed It, Built It, and Observed the Universe with It, Roger D. Launius, David DeVorkin (Volume editor), based upon talks given at a public symposium in November 2009 at the National Air and Space Museum [Synopsis][Download]

    Heritage

    COPAG-related

  • Presentation by COPAG Chair Ken Sembach to the Astrophysics Subcommittee (APS), March 17, 2015 [PDF]
  • Ken Sembach COPAG Presentation to APS, November 14, 2014 [PDF]
  • Presentation by COPAG Chair Chris Martin to the Astrophysics Subcommittee, 24 Feb, 2012 [PDF]
  • Technology

  • TMB Criteria for Prioritization Draft 2011-09-06 [PDF]
  • COPAG Pre-workshop Technology Matrix Draft 2011-09-22 [PDF]
  • COPAG Post-workshop Technology Matrix Draft 2011-09-27 [PDF]
  • Congratulations, OSIRIS-Rex!

    OSIRIS-REx TAGs Surface of Asteroid Bennu

    Successful TAG with asteroid Bennu


    COR News

    Program News and Announcements

    16 December 2020
    The 237th Meeting of the American Astronomical Society, Virtually Anywhere, 11–15 January 2021, will include Cosmic Origins events. The COR AAS2021 Meeting page lists currently scheduled sessions, presentations, chats, and displays. »  Details.
    16 December 2020
    The Astrophysics Division of NASA’s Science Mission Directorate has announced a call for nominations, including self-nominations, to serve on the Executive Committee (EC) of NASA’s Cosmic Origins Program Analysis Group, or COPAG. »  Full details.
    5 November 2020
    ROSES Amendment 68: New Opportunity in ROSES: E.11 Payloads and Research Investigations on the Surface of the Moon (PRISM) »  Details.
    14 October 2020
    Astrophysics Advisory Committee meeting on 19–21 October 2020 »  Details.
    14 October 2020
    Astrophysics Explorers Announcement of Opportunity Community Announcement »  Details.
    17 September 2020
    NASA announces major revisions in Astrophysics Research and Analysis opportunity. Due dates remain unchanged. »  Details.
    17 September 2020
    NASA releases Citizen Science Seed Funding Program opportunity. Notices of Intent requested by 13 October 2020, with proposals due 11 December 2020. »  Details.
    4 September 2020
    Call for nominations to the Cosmic Origins Program Analysis Group (COPAG) Executive Committee. »  Details.
    26 June 2020
    Based on extensive feedback from the community, including the recent COPAG survey and APAC discussion, the Astrophysics Data Analysis Program will be solicited in ROSES-2021. »  Details.

    Project News


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