Future In-Space Operations (FISO) Working Group Presentations Archive 2013-present
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"Near Real-Time State Models: a Foundational Technology for Space Automation and Robotics" 

Gary Barnhard , XISP Inc.                                                        June 22, 2016


"Robotic Servicing of Geosynchronous Satellites (RSGS) Program Overview"  •

Gordon Roesler , DARPA TTO                                                       June 15, 2016

"Future Spacesuits, the Moon vs Mars, and Engaging STEM Talent"  •
Lawrence Kuznetz , Space Spinoffs Inc.                                           June 8, 2016

"Campaign-Level Dynamic Network Modelling for Spaceflight Logistics for the Flexible Path Concept"  •
Koki Ho , University of Illinois                                                 June 1, 2016


"HERACLES: Preparing Human Exploration by Integrated Certification of Crew and Hardware for Lunar Surface Operations"  •
Markus Landgraf , ESA/ESTEC                                                      May 25, 2016

"The Tendon-Actuated Lightweight In-Space MANipulator (TALISMAN): An Enabling Capability for In-Space Servicing"  •
John Dorsey , NASA LaRC
                                                          May 18, 2016

"Prospects for Relativistic Flight Using Directed Energy"  •
Philip Lubin , UC Santa Barbara                                                  May 11, 2016

"Orbital Debris and Breaking Cognitive Biases"
  •
Darren McKnight , Inegrity Applications Inc.                                     May 4, 2016

"Electrospray Propulsion for Small Satellites"  •
Paulo Lozano , MIT                                                             April 27, 2016

"Re-Establishing the Domestic Capability to Produce Pu-238"  •
Robert Wham , Oak Ridge National Laboratories                                  April 20, 2016
 
"Options for Staging Orbits in Cislunar Space" 
Ryan Whitley , NASA JSC                                                        April 13, 2016

"Rideshare and the Orbital Maneuvering Vehicle: The Key to Low Cost Access to Space"
Marissa Stender , Moog Inc.                                                      March 30, 2016

"Mars Human Landing Sites Study Overview"  •
Rick Davis, Ben Bussey  NASA HQ                                                  March 16, 2016


"Affording and Sustaining Human Mars Exploration: Recommendations from the Third Community Workshop"  •
Harley Thronson , NASA GSFC & Mark Craig , Space Strategics                    March 2, 2016

 
"Update from the Google Lunar XPRIZE (GLXP) Competition"
Andrew Barton , Google Lunar XPRIZE                                            February 24, 2016
 
"Solving the Problems of Working in Outer Space Using Virtual Reality Technology" 
Evelyn Miralles , NASA JSC                                                     February 17, 2016


"Lunar COTS: An Economical and Sustainable Approach to Reaching Mars"  •
Allison Zuniga , NASA ARC                                                      February 10, 2016
 
"Solar Thermal Propulsion at MSFC"  •
Harold Gerrish , NASA MSFC                                                     February 3, 2016


"Ending Apollo to Mars"
   
Rand Simberg , Interglobal Media LLC                                           January 27, 2016
 
"NASA Extreme Environment Mission Operations (NEEMO) Project Overview: Leveraging the Undersea Environment to Help Define the Future of Human Space Exploration" 
Jason Poffenberger , NASA JSC/Wyle                                             January 20, 2016
 

"Planetary Defense at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory"  •
Megan Bruck Syal , LLNL                                                        January 13, 2016

"Exploring Extreme Cave Environments from Earth to Mars and Beyond:  Microbes, Robots, and Muons, Oh My!"
Penny Boston , New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology                   January 6, 2016

"Astrobee: A Free-Flying Robot for the International Space Station" 
Terry Fong , NASA ARC                                                          December 2, 2015

"Seeing Like a Rover: How Robots and Teams Work Together to do Science on Mars" 
Janet Vertisi , Princeton University                                           November 18, 2015

"What Do We Give Up and Leave Behind? Cultural Challenges for Space Travel"  
Marc Cohen , Astrotecture                                                      November 4, 2015

"The James Webb Space Telescope" 
Jonathan Gardner, NASA GSFC                                                    October 28, 2015

"CASIS: Enabling Research on the ISS National Lab for the Benefit of Earth" 
Michael Roberts , Center for the Advancement of Science in Space, Inc.         October 21, 2015

"Concept for a Lunar Power and Communications Utility" 
Jim Schier , NASA HQ                                                           October 14, 2015

"In-Space Manufacturing: 3D Printers on the International Space Station"     
Matthew Napoli , Made In Space                                                 October 7, 2015

"Affording a Return to the Moon by Leveraging Commercial Partnerships" 
Charles Miller , NexGen Space LLC                                              September 30, 2015

"Perception of Object Size, Distance, and Depth in Astronauts on Board the International Space Station" 
Gilles Clément , Lyon Neuroscience Research Center                             September 16, 2015

"Mars Sample Return Using Red Dragon" 
Larry Lemke , NASA ARC retired & Andy Gonzales NASA ARC                        September 9, 2015

"American Competitiveness in Human Space Flight" 
Ken Davidian , FAA & Greg Autry , University of Southern California            August 26, 2015

"Opposing Apollo: Political Resistance to the Moon Landings" 
Roger Launius , National Air and Space Museum                                  August 12, 2015

"Orbital Disposal of Launch Vehicle Upper Stages" 
John Reed , ULA Launch                                                         August 5, 2015

"Evolvable Mars Campaign Small Habitat Commonality Reduces Cost and Improves Operations" 
Brand Griffin , NASA MSFC                                                      July 29, 2015

"High Efficiency Electric Motors/Generators for Exploration" 
Frank Eichstadt , MS Space Architecture & Dan Jones , Greentech Motors         July 15, 2015

"Human Exploration of Phobos" 
Michael Gernhardt , NASA JSC                                                   July 8, 2015

"Bigelow Aerospace's Past Accomplishments, Present Activities, and Future Plans" 
Mike Gold , Bigelow Aerospace                                                  July 1, 2015

"SHEPHERD: A Concept for Gentle Asteroid Retrieval with a Gas-Filled Enclosure" 
Peter Jenniskens , SETI Inst. &  Bruce Damer , DigitalSpace                    June 24, 2015

"The German Free Flyer Study: A European Perspective on an International Infrastructure in the Earth Moon Libration Point 2" 
Uwe Derz , Airbus Defence and Space & Jürgen Hill , DLR                        June 17, 2015

"Evolvable Mars Campaign Overview"  
Doug Craig , NASA HQ                                                           June 10, 2015

"Nanotechnology and Aerospace" 
Michael Meador , NNCO-OSTP/NASA GRC                                            June 3, 2015

"Exploration Telepresence: Value and Challenges" 
Dan Lester , University of Texas                                               May 27, 2015

"Affordable Human Missions to Mars During the 2030s" 
Hoppy Price , NASA JPL                                                         May 20, 2015

"Inflatable Antenna for Cubesats" 
Alessandra Babuscia , NASA JPL                                                 May 6, 2015

"AIDA Planetary Defense Demonstration" 
Andy Cheng , Johns Hopkins University                                          April 29, 2015

"Lunar Flashlight: Mapping Lunar Polar Volatiles Using a Cubesat" 
Barbara Cohen , NASA MSFC                                                      April 22, 2015

"Thinking Through the Ethics of Health Risks and Long Duration Space Flight" 
Jeff Kahn , Johns Hopkins University                                           April 15, 2015

"A Crewed Mars Exploration Architecture Using Fly-by and Return Trajectories"  
Cesar Ocampo , Odyssey Space Research/NASA JSC & Damon Landau , NASA JPL       April 8, 2015

"Overview of the NASA Space Radiation Laboratory"                               
Adam Rusek , NASA SRL/Brookhaven                                               April 1, 2015

"Solar Sail Propulsion for Interplanetary Cubesats" 
Les Johnson , NASA MSFC                                                        March 25, 2015

"Coactive Design: Designing for Interdependence in Robotics" 
Matt Johnson , IHMC                                                            March 18, 2015

"Promoting American Spaceflight- The Analogy of the U.S. Antarctic Program" 
James Spiller , College at Brockport SUNY                                      March 11, 2015

"SpiderFab: Architecture for On-Orbit Manufacture of Large Aperture Space Systems" 
Robert Hoyt , Tethers Unlimited                                                March 4, 2015

"Optical Detection of Submillimeter and Millimeter Debris in LEO" 
Mike Gruntman, University of Southern California                               February 25, 2015

"An Independent Assessment of the Technical Feasibility of the Mars One Mission Plan" 
Sydney Do , MIT                                                                February 11, 2015

"Report on The Second Affording Mars Workshop: Toward a Community-Wide Architecture for Human Mars Exploration" 
Harley Thronson , NASA GSFC & Joe Cassady , Aerojet Rocketdyne                 February 4, 2015

"Findings and Strategies for Enabling Human Habitation during Remote Destination Space Transit" 
Lora Bailey , NASA JSC                                                         January 28, 2015

"Trends in Additive Manufacturing and Space Applications" 
Jim Bredt , MIT/Viridis3D                                                      January 7, 2015

"EVA/Robotic Servicing in the Commercial Space Era" 
Dave Akin , University of Maryland                                             December 17, 2014

"International Inter-Operability Standards for Space Exploration" 
Matt Duggan , Boeing                                                           December 3, 2014

"Human and Automation/Robotic Integration in Spaceflight: Design and Operations Challenges" 
Jessica Marquez , NASA ARC                                                     November 19, 2014

"Analyzing Scenarios for International Cooperation in Human Exploration Beyond LEO" 
Jonathan Battat , MIT & Mariel Borowitz , Georgia Inst. of Technology          November 12, 2014

"Trajectory Trades for Missions to Mars"                                                         
Chel Stromgren , Binera                                                        November 5, 2014

"VASIMR® Solar Electric Propulsion, Status, Performance, and Mission Enablement"       
Mark Carter , AdAstra Rocket                                                   October 29, 2014

“SLS Derived Vertical Habitat"       
Robert Howard , NASA JSC                                                       October 22, 2014

"Reinventing Space -- Why Aren't We There?" 
James Wertz , Microcosm                                                        October 8, 2014

"MOIRE: Technology Development for Large Aperture Membrane Diffractive Telescopes" 
Jeanette Domber , Ball Aerospace                                               September 24, 2014

"Multicore in Space: NASA and AFRL Invest in the Future of Flight Computing" 
Rich Doyle , JPL                                                               September 17, 2014

"Cygnus Beyond Low Earth"
Carl Walz , Orbital Sciences                                                   September 10, 2014

"SSIKLOPS (Space Station Integrated Kinetic Launcher for Orbital Payload Systems) - Cyclops" 
Daniel Newswander , NASA JSC                                                   September 3, 2014

"Commercial Spaceflight" 
Garrett Reisman , SpaceX                                                       August 27, 2014

"Aquarius, A Reusable Water-Based Interplanetary Human Spaceflight Transport" 
Dan Adamo , Independent Astrodynamics Consultant                               July 23, 2014

special … "Biological and Cultural Dimensions of Human Space Colonization" 
Cameron Smith , Portland State University                                      July 16, 2014

"Space Sector Innovation: How Mission Sequencing Interacts with Technology Investment" 
Zoe Szajnfarber , George Washington University                                 July 9, 2014

"NRC's Pathways to Exploration Report: Co-Chair's Perspective" 
Jonathan Lunine , Cornell University                                           July 2, 2014

"ESA's Space Exploration Strategy" 
Bernhard Hufenbach , ESTEC                                                     June 18, 2014

"Humans in Orbit and Tele-Robotics: the ISU Mars-X Stepping Stone to Mars" 
Udrivolf Pica , Skolkovo Institute & Rakshatha Kabbaliege , U. Houston         June 11,2014

"The Z Suits: NASA's Next Generation Space Suits for Exploration" 
Phil Spampinato , ILC Dover                                                    Jun 4, 2014

"Smallsat Applications and Formation Flying Technologies" 
Glenn Lightsey , University of Texas                                           May 28, 2014

"Solar Sail Description and Space Weather (and Other) Mission Capabilities" 
Bruce Campbell , formally ATK, GSFC                                            May 21, 2014

"Mission to Mars Using Six 'Not So Easy' Pieces" 
Mike Raftery , Boeing                                                          May 14, 2014

"On-Orbit Servicing: Telepresence and the DEOS Simulator" 
Jordi Artigas , DLR                                                            May 7, 2014

"Continuum Trunk and Tentacle Robots for Space Applications"  
Ian Walker , Clemson University                                                April 30, 2014

"Planetary Exploration and the Plutonium-238 Connection" 
Ralph McNutt , APL/JHU                                                         April 16, 2014

"Evaluating International Collaboration for Human Exploration Beyond LEO"
Emanuele Capparelli , Skolkovo Inst. & Natasha Bosanac , Purdue Univ.          April 9, 2014

"Critical Risks for Extending Human Spaceflight" 
Mark Shelhamer , NASA JSC                                                      April 2, 2014

"Defending the Earth From Asteroids: Meeting the Challenges of Planetary Defense" 
Bill Ailor , Aerospace Corp.                                                   March 12, 2014
                                     
"Affording Mars - a Workshop, a Plan, a Future Course for Human Spaceflight"  
Michael Raftery , Boeing & Joseph Cassady , Aerojet                            February 19, 2014

"Sunjammer - A Solar Sail Navigation Demonstration" 
Nathan Barnes , L.Garde Inc.                                                   February 12, 2014

"DARPA Space Programs: Access to and Thru Space"  
Jess Sponable , DARPA/TTO                                                      February 5, 2014

"Applications of Inflatable AirBeams for Aerospace Structures"
Allen Lowry & Lynn Fogelman, Airborne Systems/HDT                              January 29, 2014

"Innovative Robotic Systems for In-Space Operations"    
Dave Akin, University of Maryland                                              January 22, 2014


"Minimoons: New Prospective Targets for Human Exploration" 
Bill Bottke, SWRI Boulder                                                      January 15, 2014

"Co-Robots and the Future of Space Activity" 
Madhu Thangavelu , Ubuversity of Southern California                           January 8, 2014

"ISECG and Global Exploration Roadmap"
Kathy Laurini , NASA JSC                                                       December 11, 2013

"Interplanetary Rideshare Concept" 
Gerard (Jake) Szatkowski, United Launch Alliance                               November 20, 2013

"Rationale for Need of In-Orbit Servicing Capabilities for GEO Spacecraft" 
Bryan Benedict , Intelsat General                                              November 13, 2013

"A Stable Home For Redirected Asteroids (And More?): Selenocentric Distant Retrograde Orbits (SDROs)" 
Dan Adamo , Independent Astrodynamics Consultant                               November 6, 2013

"Suspending Disbelief - Unbundling Space Power Systems to Foster Applications of Space-to-Space Power Beaming" 
Gary Barnhard , XISP Inc.                                                      October 30, 2013

"Overview of the Laser Communications Relay Demonstration Project" 
Bernard Edwards , NASA GSFC                                                    October 23, 2013

"90 Day Single Launch to Mars: A Case Study for The Fusion Driven Rocket" 
Anthony Pancotti , MSNW Llc.                                                   September 25, 2013

"Copernicus Trajectory Design and Optimization System" 
Jerry Condon , NASA JSC                                                        September 18, 2013

"SBAG Findings on ARM - Is There a Role for NEOs in Human Exploration?"
Mark Sykes , Planetary Science Institute                                       September 4, 2013

"Target NEO2: Workshop Summary and Next Steps" 
Rich Dissly , Ball Aerospace                                                   August 28, 2013

"Bigelow Aerospace Story: Genesis, the BEAM, and Beyond" 
Mike Gold , Bigelow Aerospace                                                  August 14, 2013

"NASA's Planetary Protection Policy for Mars Exploration - Planetary Protection Part 2" 
Cassie Conley , NASA HQ                                                        August 7, 2013

"Direct Fusion Drive for Fast Mars Missions with the Orion Spacecraft" 
Joseph Mueller , Princeton Satellite Systems                                   July 24, 2013

"Affected Government Engagement Model – Collaboration or Intervention"
Matt Smith , United Launch Alliance                                            July 17, 2013

"Surface Telerobotics" 
Ed Tunstel , APL/Johns Hopkins University                                      July 10, 2013

"SPHERES Distributed Satellite Algorithm Research Aboard the ISS" 
Alvar Saenz-Otero , MIT                                                        June 26, 2013

"Known NEOs In Earthlike Orbits And Their Accessibility For Exploration" 
Dan Adamo , Independent Astrodynamics Consultant                               June 12, 2013

"PISCES: Settling the Near Space Frontier" 
Doris Hamill , NASA LaRC                                                       June 5, 2013

"METERON and its Related Robotics Technologies at ESA Telerobotics & Haptics Lab – Part 2" 
André Schiele , Delft Univ of Technology & ESA/ESTEC                           May 29, 2013

"Environmental Control and Life Support Systems: Current Status and Future Development" 
Robert Bagdigian & Robyn Carrasquillo , NASA MSFC                              May 22, 2013

"NASA's Planetary Protection Policy for Human and Robotic Missions - Part 1" 
Cassie Conley , NASA HQ                                                        May 15, 2013

"OPALS: An Optical Communications Technology Demonstration from the ISS" 
Bogdan Oaida , NASA JPL                                                        April 17, 2013

special … "Feasibility Analysis for a Manned Mars Free-Return Mission in 2018"   co-hosted by AIAA 
Taber MacCallum , Paragon & John Carrico , ADS                                 April 3, 2013

"Skylab II, Making a Deep Space Habitat from a Space Launch System Propellant Tank" 
Brand Griffin , Gray Research                                                  March 27, 2013

"Reducing the Cost of Exploration using Near-Term Advanced In-Space Propulsion" 
Roger Myers , Aerojet                                                          March 13, 2013

"Combined SEP-Chemical for Piloted Mars Missions" 
Steve Oleson , NASA GRC                                                        March 6, 2013

"Orion/MoonRise: a Joint Human/Robotic Sample Return Mission from the Lunar South Pole-Aitken Basin" 
Leon Alkalai , NASA JPL                                                        February 27, 2013

"Evolved Human Space Exploration Architectures Using Commercial Launch and Propellant Depots" 
Alan Wilhite , Georgia Inst. Tech./ Natl. Inst. Aerospace                      February 13, 2013

"CST-100 Program Status" 
Keith Reiley , Boeing                                                          February 6, 2013

"Highlights of the NRC Report on NASA's Strategic Direction" 
Marcia Smith , SpacePolicyOnline.com                                           January 30, 2013

"An Overview of Disruption Tolerant Networking Technology and Applications" 
Kevin Gifford , University of Colorado                                         January 16, 2013



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