Future In-Space Operations (FISO) Working Group Presentations Archive 2013-present
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"Optical Detection of Submillimeter and Millimeter Debris in LEO" 

Mike Gruntman, USC                                                             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, and 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 , U Md                                                               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, U. 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 , USC                                                         January 8, 2014

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

"Interplanetary Rideshare Concept" 
Gerard (Jake) Szatkowski, ULA                                                  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 , ULA                                                               July 17, 2013

"Surface Telerobotics" 
Ed Tunstel , APL/JHU                                                           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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