ISRU Seminars

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Speaker Title Date
Humberto Campins: Physics, UCF November 8, 2016
Terry Hurford: Planetary Scientist, NASA Goddard Tidal Activity On Phobos October 5, 2016
Sven Bilén, Pennsylvania State University An Overview Of The OSIRIS-3U CubeSat Mission To Investigate Ionospheric Heating September 28, 2016
Antonio Paris: St. Petersburg College, FL The Moon: 3D September 7, 2016
Jordan Steckloff: Purdue University SPINNING OUT OF CONTROL! How Sublimative Torques Alter And Destroy Cometary Bodies

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June 6, 2016
Amalio Garrido: CEO Drage & mate International METALIQ: Passive High Gravimetric Density Sun-Independent Chemical Energy Storage Compatible With RFC (Regenerative Fuel Cells) And Surface ISRU (In-Situ Resource Utilization) Systems May 4, 2016
Noemi Pinilla-Alonso: FSI, UCF James Webb Space Telescope: All I Want For My Birthday March 30, 2016
David Carrier The Four Things You Need To Know About The Geotechnical Properties Of Lunar Soil March 16, 2016
Kieran A. Carroll: Chief Technology Officer, Gedex Asteroid Surface Gravimetry, Weighing Boulders On Asteroids February 24, 2016
Peter Brown: Western University, Canada Physical Structure And Origin Of Meter-Sized Earth Impactors February 17, 2016
Zoe Landsman: Physics, UCF Primitive Asteroids In The Mid-Infrared: Comparing Young And Old Families February 10, 2016
Dr. Leslie Gertsch Asteroids, Economic Geology, And The Exploration Of Spaceabstract December 7, 2015
Scott Branting: Anthropology, UCF The Necessity Of Space-Based Monitoring Of Cultural Heritage Destruction In Syria And Iraq December 2, 2015
Serkan Saydam: UNSW, Australia An Integrated Economics Model Of ISRU In Support Of A Mars Colony November 18, 2015
Jim Pawelczyk: Astronaut What Price A Martian? Human Limits To Exploring The Red Planet November 11, 2015
Andrew Schuerger: University of Florida Hypobarophile Bacteria Capable Of Growth Under Martian Conditions Of 7 mbar, 0 C, And CO2-enriched Anoxic Atmospheres November 4, 2015
Charles F. Radley: Associate Fellow AIAA Lunar Surface Operations – Major Cost Reduction By A Lunar Elevator October 28, 2015
Patrick Michel: Observatoire de la Côte d’Azur Asteroid Impact And Deflection Assessment (AIDA) Mission: Science Return And Technology Demonstration October 14, 2015
Rodger Handberg: Political Science, UCF US Commercial Space Enterprise: Confronting Competition Domestically And Internationally September 30, 2015
Jim Cantrell: Co-founder of Space X The Role Of Rogue Thinkers And Doers In Human Progress September 23, 2015
Dan Britt: Physics, UCF Economics And Exploration: A Bit of Historical Perspective On The New Age Of Exploration September 2, 2015
Larry Taylor: University of Tennessee at Knoxville Space Weathering In Its Totality April 29, 2015
Gal Sarid: UCF, Florida Space Institute It’s Icy Out There – Bulk Processing In Outer Solar System Minor Bodies April 15, 2015
Lindy Elkins-Tanton: Arizona State University Planetesimals: Early Differentiation And Consequences For Planets April 8, 2015
Justin Karl: Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, UCF Cheaper Private Suborbital Flight Opportunities On The Horizon- Research Implications April 1, 2015
Jocelyn Dunn: Purdue University, School of Industrial Engineering Toward detecting human health and stress states via wearable devices and habitat systems data on a simulated long-duration Mars missionIf you have trouble with the streaming of Jocelyn’s portion of the presentation, you can switch over after Kim’s intro and watch that portion here: March 25, 2015
Faith Vilas: Planetary Science Institute What Can We Learn About The Space Weathering Of S-Complex Asteroids In The UV/Blue? March 4, 2015
Dan Scheeres: University of Colorado, Boulder Evidence For And Implications Of Cohesion In Rubble Pile Asteroids February 25, 2015
Phil Metzger: Florida Space Institute, UCF Compaction Of Regolith On The Moon, Asteroids, And Other Airless Bodies: By Vibration Or By Thermal Cycling? January 28, 2015
Guy Consolmagno: Vatican Observatory Is Vesta A Protoplanet? December 3, 2014
Barbara Cohen: Marshall Space Flight Center Lunar Flashlight: Mapping Lunar Surface Volatiles Using A Cubesat November 19, 2014
Dan Durda: Southwest Research Institute Asteroid Surfaces – Geology And Milli-g Dynamics October 22, 2014