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Astrophsyics

X-ray Astronomy Mission

FINAL REPORT RELEASED AUGUST 10, 2012. Please download here.

New! Forum for community input to the X-ray Mission Architecting Study! Join the discussion here.

Instrument Design Laboratory (IDL) Studies

  • Files under review
  • X-ray Mission Design Laboratory (MDL) Studies

  • Files under review
  • NASA's Request for Information (RFI)

    The RFI, "Concepts for the Next NASA X-ray Astronomy Mission," was released in the NASA NSPIRES Web site on September 13, 2011, as solicitation number NNH11ZDA018L. Responses were due by October 28, 2011. The full text of this NASA research opportunity is posted at http://nspires.nasaprs.com/.

    Community Science Team (CST)

    NASA has issued a call for Letters of Application for Membership in the Community Science Team for X-ray Astronomy Mission Concepts. The "Dear Colleague" letter can be found here. The deadline for responding was October 19th at 4:30pm EST.

    CST Members

    Mark Bautz (MIT)Stephen Murray (JHU)
    Joel Bregman (Chair - Michigan)Paul Plucinsky (CfA)
    Dave Burrows (Penn State)Brian Ramsey (MSFC)
    Webster Cash (U Colorado)Ron Remillard (MIT)
    Christine Jones (CfA)Colleen Wilson-Hodge (MSFC)

    Documents


    The European Space Agency LISA observatory


    PCOS News

    Program News and Announcements

    18 January 2021
    Meeting of Astronomy and Astrophysics Advisory Committee (AAAC) on 26–27 January 2021 »  Details.
    14 January 2021
    NuSTAR General Observer Cycle 7 Proposal Deadline 29 January 2021 »  Details.
    6 January 2021
    Draft Astrophysics Explorers Program Solicitations Released for Community Comment for Solicitations for both Medium Explorer (MIDEX) and Missions of Opportunity (APEXMO) and Comments for both draft solicitations due by 25 February 2021 »  Details.
    16 December 2020
    The 237th Meeting of the American Astronomical Society, Virtually Anywhere, 11–15 January 2021, will include Physics of the Cosmos events. The PCOS AAS2021 Meeting page lists currently scheduled sessions, presentations, chats, and displays »  Details.
    4 December 2020
    Payloads and Research Investigations on the Surface of the Moon (PRISM) Step-2 Due Date. Step-2 proposals now due 3 February 2021. Step-1 proposal due date unchanged as 11 December 2020 »  Details.
    4 December 2020
    Release of Final text and Due Dates for ROSES Post-COVID Recovery program. Requests received by 4 January 2021 will be processed first. Final due date is 5 March 2021. »  Details.

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