Expedition 15 (ISS-15)

Experiments Program

During ISS-15, it is planned to implement 272 sessions of 47 experiments. Forty three experiments have been started during the previous increments. Four experiments ("Dykhanie", "BIMS", "Plasma-Progress", "GTS-2") are new ones.

Breakdown of Experiments by Research Areas

Research Area Experiment Name
Human life research Cardio-ODNT, Profilaktika, Pilot, Dykhanie, Pneumocard, BIMS, Biorisk, Rastenia, Plasmida, Statokonia, Regeneration, Prognos
Geophysical research Relaksatsia, Uragan, Plasma-ISS, Plasma-Progress, Ten-Mayak
Earth resources sensing Diatomeya, Ekon
Space biotechnology Glikoproteid, Mimetik-K, KAF, Vaktsina-K, Biotrek, Konjugatsia, Biodegradatsia, Bioecologia, Bioemulsiya, Interleikin-K, Antigen
Technical research Infrazvuk-M, Vector-T, Izgib, Identifikatsiya, Sreda-MKS, Infotech
Contract activities GTS-2, GCR-JAXA, ALTCRISS, Cardiocog, NOA, IMMUNO, Sample
Study of cosmic rays BNT-Neutron, Matroshka-R
Space technology and material science Crystallizator, Plasma Crystal

For implementation of the xperiments program the following is required:

CARGO FLOW

Ascent to ISS RS:

by Soyuz TMA-10
by Progress M-60
by Progress M-61
by Soyuz TMA-11

TOTALLY:

 

18.61 kg
68.95 kg
11.50 kg
9.69 kg

108.75 kg

Return of materials with SE results:

by Soyuz TMA-9
by Shuttle in flight 10A
by Soyuz TMA-10

TOTALLY:

 

17.45 kg
 0.90 kg
23.70 kg

42.05 kg

POWER CONSUMPTION

Continuous

Daily average

Peak

70.6 W

171.4 W

up 1.0 kW

CREW TIME

ISS-15 Crew Commander F. Urchikhin (Russia)
ISS-15 Flight Engineer O. Kotov (Russia)

TOTALLY:

157 h 15 min
175 h 47 min

333 h 02 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
    • Blood and urine samples,
      microbiological samples
  • Electronic data carriers
    including:
    • Video tapes
    • Photo cassettes
    • Hard drives, memory units
    • Floppy disks
    • Memory cards

  • Log sheets
  • Telemetry data

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ISS Crew


PARMITANO Luka PARMITANO
Luka



KOCH Christina  KOCH
Christina



SKVORTSOV Alexandr SKVORTSOV
Alexandr



MORGAN   Andrew MORGAN
Andrew



  SKRIPOCHKA
Oleg



   MEIR
Jessica