Expedition 5 (ISS-5)

Experiments Program

During the ISS-5 mission 126 session by 29 experiments are intended to be implemented. The major part of them, i.e. 26 experiments refers to the activities that have already been started in the previous expeditions. Three experiments (Pulse, Biorisk, Rastenia-2) are new ones.

Breakdown of Experiments by Research Areas

Research Area Experiment Name
Human life research Sprut-MBI, "Parodont", "Farma", "Cardio-ODNT"*, "Profilaktika"*, Pulse*, Biorisk, Rastenia-2*, "Prognos", "Brados"
Geophysical research "Relaksatsia", "Uragan", "Molniya-SM"
Earth resources sensing "Diatomeya"
Technical research "Meteoroid", "Tenzor", "Vektor-T", "Izgib", "Privyazka", "Iskazheniye", "Identifikatsiya", "Skorpion", "Kromka"
Contract activities GTS, MPAC&SEED, HDTV, "Vzglyad"
Study of cosmic rays "Platan"
Space technology and material science "Plasma crystal"

* Experiments which can be implemented during ISS-5, if time is available.

For implementation of the xperiments program the following is required:

CARGO FLOW

Delivery of Science Hardware:

by Progress M-46 TCV
by Progress M1-9 TCV

TOTAL:

 

2,31 kg
41,65 kg

43,96 kg

Return of materials with SE results:

by Space Shuttle, 11A
by Soyuz TM-34 TSC

TOTAL:

 

0,92 kg
16,04 kg

16,96 kg

POWER CONSUMPTION

Continuous

Maximum during a session (1 - 3 hours)

up to 0.2KW

up to 1KW

CREW TIME

Crew commander
Flight Engineer-1
Flight Engineer-2

TOTAL:

32 h 15 min
1 h 5 min
36 h 50 min

70 h 10 min

RECORDING AND TRANSFER OF SCIENTIFIC DATA TO PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATORS
- Sample Kits
- Electronic data carriers
- Telemetry data

7 pcs,
51 pcs,
1.33 Gbyte

ISS Crew


PARMITANO Luka PARMITANO
Luka



KOCH Christina  KOCH
Christina



SKVORTSOV Alexandr SKVORTSOV
Alexandr



MORGAN   Andrew MORGAN
Andrew



  SKRIPOCHKA
Oleg



   MEIR
Jessica