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MAST Users Group Meeting
January 23-24, 2018
Rotunda RW333 Conference Room


Tuesday January 23, 2018
8:45-9:00 Coffee  
9:00 Welcome and Introduction Josh Peek  
9:10 - 9:30 MAST Overview
a talk giving very light overview of scope (including general stats)
and defining what MAST is, very broad questions for the MUG)
Josh Peek WhatisMAST_.pdf
9:30-10:30 Updates from 2017
HST Consolidated Pipeline
Subscription Service
JWST Builds
Website Redesign
Kepler/K2 close out
TESS planning

Jonathan Hargis
Oliver Oberdorf
Lee Quick
Karen Levay
Scott Fleming
Scott Fleming
Josh Peek

DOI slides

10:30-10:45 Break
10:45-11:00 ASB Hiring and Staff
overview of who we have, with focus on new and future hires
Jonathan Hargis, Lee Quick, Karen Levay
11:00-11:30 NAVO Theresa Dower and Tom Donadson MUG_Jan_2018_NAVO.pdf
11:30-12:00 High Level Science Products
General overview, progress
progress toward HLSPs in CAOM
progress toward a better HLSP formalism
ADS bibliometric Analysis
Scott Fleming
Dick Shaw
12:00-1:15 Lunch
1:15-2:15 API/Astroquery
Includes hands-on session
Clara Brasseur
2:15-2:30 WFIRST Josh Peek WFIRST_MASTusers_intro.pdf
2:30-2:45 Astrometric Improvements Brian McLean MUG_23Jan2018_Astrometry_Brian.pdf
2:45-3:00 JWST Data Products Dick Shaw Shaw_JWSTdata_MUG2018
3:00-3:15 Break
3:15-3:45 HLA & HSC Rick White MUG_HLA_HSC_White_2018jan.pdf
3:45-4:15 PanSTARRS update Rick White MUG_PS1_White_2018jan.pdf
4:15 - 5:00 Open Discussion
Wednesday January 24, 2018
8:45-9:00 Coffee  
9:00 - 9:30 Science Platforms Arfon Smith & Mike Fox MUGSciencePlatform.pdf
9:30 - 10:00 ExoCTK and "contributed services" Kevin Stevenson & Josh Peek Stevenson-ExoCTK-MUG.pdf
10:00 - 10:15 Break
10:15 - 10:45 Strategic Directions Arfon Smith and Josh Peek
10:45 - 12 SWOT excercise Josh Peek
12:00-1:15 Lunch
1:15-1:30 What is the MUG? Josh Peek
1:30-? Executive Session Dan Foreman-Mackey (Chair)