Expedition 39/40 (ISS-39/40)

Experiments Program

During ISS-39 and ISS-40, 650 sessions of 51 experiments are planned to be implemented. 48 experiments were started in the previous increments. 3 experiments (Biopolimer, Otklik and Biosignal) are new.

Breakdown of Experiments by Research Areas

Research Area Experiment Name
Physico-chemical processes and materials in space conditions Kristallizator
Earth and space sciences BTN-Neutron, Microsatellite, Napor-mini RSA, Obstanovka, Radar-Progress, Relaksatsia, Seyner, Seismoprognoz, Uragan, Ekon-M,
Man in space Vzaimodeystviye, Virtual, Immuno, Matryoshka-R, Motocard, SPLANH, Chromato-Mass Spectr M, Biosignal
Space biology and biotechnology ARIL, Aseptik, Bacteriofag, Biodegradatsia, Biorisk, Bioemulsia, Kaltsiy, Kaskad, Konstanta, Conjugation, Membrana, Regeneratsia-1, Struktura
Technologies of space exploration Albedo, Bar, Biopolimer, Vector-T, Vizir, VIRU, Vynoslivost, Dalnost', Identifikatsiya, Izgib, Kontrol, Otklik, Sreda-MKS, Test
Education and promotion of space research Great Start, Kulonovskiy Kristall, About Gagarin from Space, RadioScaf
Contract works and experiments "EXPOSE-R"

 

For implementation of the experiments program the following is required:

CARGO FLOW

Ascent to ISS RS:

by Soyuz TMA-12M
by Soyuz TMA-13M
by Progress M-23M
by Progress M-24M

TOTALLY:

 

 15.56 kg
   3.05 kg
 26.56 kg
104.80 kg

149.97 kg

Return of materials with SE results:

by Soyuz TMA-11M
by Soyuz TMA-12M

TOTALLY:

 

  15,87 kg
  19,90 kg

  35,77 kg

POWER CONSUMPTION

Continuous

Daily average

up to 306 W

308 W

 

CREW TIME

In the ISS-39 phase

Flight Engineer-4 Mikhail Tyurin (Russia)
Flight Engineer-1 Alexander Skvortsov (Russia)
Flight Engineer-2 Oleg Artemyev (Russia)

TOTALLY:

In the ISS-40 phase

Flight Engineer-1 Alexander Skvortsov (Russia)
Flight Engineer-2 Oleg Artemyev (Russia)
Flight Engineer-4 Maksim Suraev (Russia)

TOTALLY:

 

 47 h 15 min
 56 h 30 min
 61 h 35 min

 165 h 20 min

 

 135 h 30 min
 139 h 00 min
  87 h  05 min

361 h 35 min

 

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