Expedition 13 (ISS-13)

Experiments Program

During ISS-13, it is planned to implement 434 sessions of 53 experiments. Forty experiments have been started during the previous increments. Eleven experiments (KAF, Biotrek, Antigen, Infrazvuk-M, Golf, "Myocite", "Stroma", "Amphibody", "Tubul", "MIA", "NKA", "Bioculture", "Cult") are new ones.

Breakdown of Experiments by Research Areas

Research Area Experiment Name
Human life research Pulse, Pilot, Biorisk, Akvarium, Rastenia-2, Statokonia, Regeneration, Prognos
Geophysical research Relaksatsia, Uragan, Plasma-MKS
Earth resources sensing Diatomeya, Volny, Ekon
Space biotechnology Glikoproteid, Mimetik-K, KAF, Vaktsina-K, Biotrek, Konjugatsia, Biodegradatsia, Bioecologia, Interleikin-K, Antigen
Technical research Infrazvuk-M, Meteoroid, Vector-T, Izgib, Identifikatsiya, Skorpion, Sreda-MKS, Infotech, Kromka
Contract activities GTS, GCF-JAXA, Rokviss, Golf, ETD, Myocite, Stroma, Amphibody, Tubul, MIA, NKA, Bioculture, Altcriss, Cardiocog-4, NOA, Cult
Study of cosmic rays Matroshka-R
Space technology and material science SVS, Crystallizator, Plasma Crystal

For implementation of the xperiments program the following is required:

CARGO FLOW

Ascent to ISS RS:

by Soyuz TMA-8
by Progress M-56
by Progress M-57
by Soyuz TMA-9

TOTALLY:

 

74.30 kg
22.94 kg
31.10 kg
3.39 kg

131,73 kg

Return of materials with SE results:

by Soyuz TMA-7
by Shuttle in flight ULF1.1
by Soyuz TMA-8

TOTALLY:

 

46.26 kg
13.47 kg
29.95 kg

89,68 kg

POWER CONSUMPTION

Continuous

Daily average

Up to 270 W

Up to 350 W

CREW TIME

ISS-13 Crew Commander P. Vinogradov (RF)
ISS-13 Flight Engineer J. Williams (USA)

TOTALLY:

189 h 05 min
   5 h 55 min

195 h 00 min

RECORDING AND TRANSFER OF SCIENTIFIC DATA TO PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATORS
  • Sample Kits,
  • including:
    • material sample containers
    • Protein and cell cultivators
    • Microorganism propagators,
      biosamples
    • Passive dosimeters pouch
    • Plant and animal kits
  • Electronic data carriers
  • including:
    • Video tapes
    • Photo cassettes
    • Hard drives, memory units
    • Floppy disks
    • Memory cards
    • Temperature data loggers
  • Log sheets
  • Telemetry data

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5
62
9

6
6
74
16
11
12
12
18
5
7
13.4 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