PAST PROJECTS

Selected Teams for 2013 Flight Season:

California Polytechnic University

0g Tracking/Targeting Experiment in Real-Time

Carthage College

Degassing of FC-72 in Microgravity

Massachusetts Institute of Technologyy

Model and Test an Artificial Gravity Vehicle

University of Nebraska-Lincoln

ARGOS and Microgravity Free Flyer Evaluation

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Hands Free Controller for an EVA Jetpack

Yale University

Effects of Screen Curvature in Spacecraft Propellant Management Devices

 

Selected Teams for 2012 Flight Season ( Annual Report 2012 ):

Carthage College

Fluid Vessel Quantity Using Non-Invasive PZT Technology Phase 2

Georgia Institute of Technology

Suitport Alignment in Microgravity

Northwest Nazarene University

Novel Phase Separation Methods in Micro-gravity using Hydrophobic and Hydrophilic Surfaces

Oklahoma State University

Techniques for Motion Analysis in Reduced Gravity

University of Houston-Clear Lake & San Jacinto College

Robotic Control using Gesture and Voice

University of Illinois @ Urbana/Champaign

Human-Systems Integration of Tablet Computing in Microgravity

University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Flame Behavior of a MEMS-GC Detector

University of Wisconsin @ Madison

Space Suit Dust Removal Techniques in Reduced Gravity

Washington University in St. Louis

Feed Water Supply Assembly (FSA) Proximity Sensor Low Water Level Alert

Yale University

Investigation into the Effects of Curvature on Surface Tension Screen Performance on NASA Exploration Spacecraft

 

Selected Teams for 2011 Flight Season ( Annual Report 2011 ):

University of Kentucky

Bubble Free Injection System

University of Wisconsin at Madison

Electric Capacitance Volumetric Tomography ECVT for fuel gauging under zero gravity

California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

Emergency Atmospheric Entry with Control in One Axis

University of Texas at El Paso

Feasibility and Reliability of Construction Techniques in a Microgravity Environment

Carthage College

Fluid vessel quantity using non-invasive PZT technology

Portland State University

Heating/lighting in microgravity

Northwest Nazarene University

Investigation of surface tension induced water entrapment in the microgravity environment

University of Nebraska at Lincoln

Extended Investigation of Propellant Sloshing in the Orion Crew Exploration Vehicle

Washington University in St. Louis

In-flight Carbon Dioxide Monitoring Capability

 

Selected Teams for 2010 Flight Season ( Annual Report 2010 ):

Boise State University

Dynamic Wheel Traction in Lunar Gravity

Washington University in St. Louis

Removal of Lunar Regolith from Solar Panels

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Compaction of Lunar Regolith for Dust Mitigation

University of Wisconsin at Madison

Demonstration of Lunar Regolith Handling Technologies

Boise State University

Gravitational Effects on Water in Regoliths

Ohio State University

Correlation Aerospace Materials Flammability Data

University of Nebraska at Lincoln

Cryocooler Validation for the VASIMR ISS Demonstrator Mission

University of Toledo

Sharps Containment

Carthage College

Validation of Propellant Dynamics Model

Yale University

Apparatus Development for 3D Cell Culture

University of Kentucky

Bubble Free Injection Syringe

University of Colorado at Boulder

Personal Body Attached Liquid Liquidator (PBALL)

Purdue University

Characterize the Escape of Water Vapor through a Heated Trash Composite

 

Selected Teams for 2009 Flight Season ( Annual Report 2009 ):

Boise State University

Lunar Surface Traction Concepts for Pressurized or Unpressurized Manned or Robotic Rovers

Carthage College

Angle of Repose of Lunar Simulants in Reduced Gravity

Ohio State University

Correlation of 1-g Aerospace Materials Flammability Data with Data

University of Colorado at Boulder

Sustainable Water Management Technologies for the Lunar Outpost

University of Kentucky

Medical Injections for Emergency Extended EVA Suit

University of Nebraska Lincoln

Flow of Granular Lunar Soil Simulant through a Hopper

University of Nebraska Lincoln

Surface Habitat 1/6g Suitlock Evaluation

Washington University in St. Louis

Effects of Lunar Dust on Solar Panel and Radiator Materials

 

Selected Teams for 2008 Flight Season ( Annual Report 2008 ):

Auburn University EVA Drink Bag Filling Process
Portland State University Droplet Coalescence
Polytechnic University Propellant Transfer Utilizing Cyclonic Separation
University of Cincinnati Mini AERCam Docking in Microgravity
University of Nebraska at Lincoln Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Data Accuracy
Carthage College Inertial Filtration in Lunar Gravity
Ohio State University Lunar Regolith Simulant Hopper Interface Feasibility Tests (LRSHIFT)
Purdue University Angle of Repose of Lunar Regolith Simulant
University of Colorado at Boulder RFLUSH: Lunar Regolith Filter for Wastewater
University of Kentucky GRF on Various Surface Types at 1/6 G


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