Committee Reports

Recent NASA and NRC Reports resulting from Committees or Teams

Calvin, W.M., Putzig, N.E., Matousek, S., and the MORIE Team, 2020. MORIE: Mars Orbiter for Resources, Ices, and Environments. A Planetary Mission Concept Study Report for the NASA Planetary Science Decadal Survey for the decade 2023-2032. Report posted September 2020 at

NASA Planteary Protection Independent Review Board (PPIRB) Report to NASA/Science Mission Directorate, 2019. 48 pages posted at:

MEPAG ICE-SAG Final Report (2019), Report from the Ice and Climate Evolution Science Analysis group (ICE-SAG), Chaired by S. Diniega and N. E. Putzig, 157 pages posted July 2019, by the Mars Exploration Program Analysis Group (MEPAG) at

MEPAG NEX-SAG Report (2015), Report from the Next Orbiter Science Analysis Group (NEX-SAG), Chaired by B. Campbell and R. Zurek, 77 pages posted December, 2015 by the Mars Exploration Program Analysis Group (MEPAG) at

National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. 2015. The Space Science Decadal Surveys: Lessons Learned and Best Practices. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. ISBN: 978-0-309-37735-5  DOI: 10.17226/21788

Vision and Voyages for Planetary Science in the Decade 2013-2022, (2011) Committee on the Planetary Science Decadal Survey, National Research Council, National Academies Press.