The first Science Team Meeting of the Atmospheric System Research (ASR) program begins, Monday, March 15-19, 2010, at the Marriott Bethesda North Hotel & Conference Center in Bethesda, Maryland. Officially beginning on Tuesday, March 16, with a plenary session, this meeting will bring together 300 researchers and ARM Facility staff for a full schedule of formal presentations by invited speakers and breakout sessions through Thursday.

An orientation will be held Monday, March 15, for principal investigators, followed by special focus meetings in the afternoon. Poster session receptions will be held on Tuesday and Wednesday to review research results. Working group meetings for the Aerosol Life Cycle, Cloud Life Cycle, and Cloud-Aerosol-Precipitation Interactions groups will be held on Thursday.