Expedition 6 (ISS-6)

Experiments Program

During the ISS-6 mission 79 sessions by 28 experiments are intended to be implemented. All experiment activities have already been started in the previous expeditions.

Breakdown of Experiments by Research Areas

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

For implementation of the xperiments program the following is required:

CARGO FLOW

Delivery to ISS RS:

within ISS-5
within ISS-6

TOTALLY:

 

9.70 kg
5.40 kg

15.10 kg

Return of materials with SE results:

within ISS-6
in further missions

TOTALLY:

 

1.37 kg
3.90 kg

5.27 kg

POWER CONSUMPTION

Permanent Power Consumption

Maximum Power Consumption per Session (during 2 hours)

up to 135 W

up to 200 W

CREW TIME

Flight Engineer-1, N. Budarin
Flight Engineer-2, D. Pettit

TOTALLY:

44 h 10 min
7 h 45 min

51 h 55 min

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

23 pcs,
35 pcs,
0.9 Gbyte

ISS Crew


Hoshide  AkihikoHoshide
Akihiko



leg Novitskiy Novitskiy
leg



Petr Dubrov Dubrov
Petr



Mark Vande Hei Vande Hei
Mark



Robert Shane KIMBROUGH KIMBROUGH
Robert Shane



Megan McArthur McArthur
Megan



Thomas PESQUETPESQUET
Thomas