Charges/Reports

Recent BERAC Reports

Review of DOE Climate and Environmental Sciences Division by a Committee of Visitors.pdf file (217KB), a report prepared September 2010 (in response to the charge dated August 27, 2009).pdf file (1.2MB).

Joint ASCAC-BERAC Report on Modeling and Simulation for GTL.pdf file (894KB), in response to the charge dated February 23, 2007.pdf file (378KB)

Report to the Biological and Environmental Research Advisory Committee by the Committee of Visitors for the Review of the Life and Medical Sciences Division (LMSD).pdf file (1.3MB) a report prepared September 5, 2008 (in response to the charge dated January 23, 2008)..pdf file (773KB) BER response..pdf file (53KB)

Report on the DOE/BERAC Workshop, Identifying Outstanding Grand Challenges in Climate Change Research: Guiding DOE's Strategic Planning.pdf file (991KB). A report approved September 5, 2008 in response to the charge dated October 1, 2007.pdf file (567KB)

Report to the Biological and Environmental Research Advisory Committee by the Committee of Visitors for the Review of the Environmental Remediation Sciences Division.pdf file (786KB) a report prepared May 2008 (in response to the charge dated May 10, 2007).pdf file (777KB). BER response.pdf file (140KB) to the COV report.

Report to BERAC on the Low Dose Radiation Research Program.pdf file (625KB) (in response to the charge dated June 11, 2007).pdf file (428KB)

Joint ASCAC-BERAC Report on Climate Modeling.pdf file (148KB), a report prepared March 2008 (in response to the charge dated June 26, 2007).pdf file (252KB)

Review of DOE Climate Change Research Division Committee of Visitors.pdf file (826KB), a report prepared May 2007 (in response to the charge dated December 27, 2006).pdf file (713KB). BER response.pdf file (854KB) to the COV report.

Report of the BERAC ARM Facility Review Panel.pdf file (137KB), a report prepared May 2007 (in response to the charge dated October 24, 2006).pdf file (366KB)

BERAC Report on the Integrated Assessment Research Program Review.pdf file (286KB), a report prepared May 2007 (in response to the charge dated August 14, 2006).pdf file (39KB)

Report of the BERAC Subcommittee Reviewing the FACE and OTC Elevated CO2 Projects in DOE.pdf file (912KB), a report prepared October 16, 2006 (in response to the charge dated August 14, 2006).pdf file (37KB)

BERAC assessment of performance towards completion of the three PART measures (October 16, 2006): Life Sciences.pdf file (47KB); Climate Change Research.pdf file (46KB); and Environmental Remediation Sciences.pdf file (208KB)

Follow-on Management and Operations Review of the William R. Wiley Environmental Molecular Sciences Laboratory (EMSL).pdf file (579KB). This report is a result of a follow-on review held May 31-June 1, 2006, to assess the appropriateness of the EMSL response to the findings and recommendations of the OPA and BERAC review May 2005.

Report on the Review of the Joint Genome Institute.pdf file (350KB), a report approved July 2006 (in response to the Charge dated November 14, 2005).pdf file (943KB)

Report to the Biological and Environmental Advisory Committee (BERAC) by the Committee of Visitors for the Review of the Life Sciences Division.pdf file (904KB), a report approved December 2005 (in response to the charge dated November 18, 2004.pdf file (665KB). BER response.pdf file (1014KB) to the COV report.

Recommendations on the DOE Terrestrial Carbon Cycle Research Program.pdf file (468KB), a report prepared December 2005 (in response to the charge dated April 18, 2005).pdf file (770KB)

Report of the Subcommittee on the BERAC Charge in Regard to Synchrotron Structural Biology Resources.pdf file (315KB), a report prepared October 2005 (in response to the charge dated January 14, 2005).pdf file (497KB)

Report on Planning and Development of the GTL-1 Facility and Further Consideration of GTL Facilities 2, 3, and 4.pdf file (227KB), a report prepared October 7, 2005 (in response to the Charge dated August 15, 2005).pdf file (638KB)

Advice on the Mission, Operation, and Future Plans of the Environmental Molecular Sciences Laboratory.pdf file (562KB), a report prepared October 7, 2005 (in response to the Charge dated November 18, 2004).pdf file (436KB)

The Need for Enhanced Research on Cloud Parameterization Methods and Abrupt Climate Change.pdf file (379KB), a report prepared April 2005, (in response to the Charge dated April 21, 2004).pdf file (96KB)

Letter Report.pdf file (31KB) of the Biological and Environmental Research Advisory Committee on Long Term Performance Goals for the Office of Biological and Environmental Research, a report prepared January 6, 2005 (in response to the Charge dated April 21, 2004).pdf file (145KB)

Report on Potential Scientific Impact and Design Considerations and Objectives for the Proposed Facility for the Production of Proteins and Molecular Tags (GTL-1).pdf file (406KB), a report prepared December 2004 (in response to the Charge dated September 23, 2004).pdf file (347KB)

Synthetic Genomes: Technologies and Impact.pdf file (40KB), a report prepared December 2004 (in response to the remarks made by the Secretary of Energy, Spencer Abraham on November 13, 2003)

Committee of Visitors for the Review of the Environmental Remediation Sciences Division.pdf file (161KB), a report prepared November 2004, and approved by BERAC in December 2004, (in response to the Charge dated April 21, 2004).pdf file (161KB). BER response.pdf file (140KB) to the COV report.

Report to the Biological and Environmental Research Advisory Committee (BERAC) Committee of Visitors for Climate Change Research Division.pdf file (643KB), a report prepared November 2004, and approved by BERAC in December 2004, in response to the Charge dated July 23, 2003).pdf file (643KB). BER response.pdf file (135KB) to the COV report.

Need for a Subsurface Geosciences Laboratory as proposed by the Idaho National Engineering and Environmental Laboratory.pdf file (167KB) a report prepared April 2004 (in response to the Charge dated July 23, 2003).pdf file (156KB)

Need for Additional Field Research Sites for Environmental Remediation Research.pdf file (225KB), a report prepared April 2004 (in response to the Charge dated July 23, 2003).pdf file (138KB)

Radiopharmaceutical Development and the Office of Science.pdf file (252KB), a report prepared April 2004 (in response to the Charge dated December 4, 2002).pdf file (522KB)

A Reconfigured Atmospheric Science Program.pdf file (1.4MB), a report prepared April 2004 (in response to the Charge dated July 23, 2003.pdf file (134KB))

Report on the Access Use of Synchrotron X-Radiation for Research in Structural Molecular Biology.pdf file (146KB), dated April 2003, (in response to the Charges of April 30, 2001.pdf file (87KB), and January 9, 2003.pdf file (116KB))

An Evaluation of the Biosphere 2 Center as a National Scientific User Facility.pdf file (501KB), a report prepared March 2003

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