Expedition 41/42 (ISS-41/42)

Experiments Program

During ISS-41 and ISS-42, 715 sessions of 59 experiments are planned to be implemented.
51 experiments were started in the previous increments. 8 experiments (Biocard, Cardiovector, Cosmocard, MORZE, Bioplenka, Pheniks, Proboy Khimia-Obrazovanie) are new.

Breakdown of Experiments by Research Areas

Research Area Experiment Name
Physico-chemical processes and materials in space conditions Kristallizator, Plazma Crystal
Earth and space sciences BTN-Neutron, Microsatellite, Napor-mini RSA, Obstanovka, Relaksatsia, Seismoprognoz, Uragan, Ekon-M
Man in space BIMS, Biocard , Vzaimodeystviye, Virtual, Immuno, Cardiovector, Cosmocard, Matryoshka-R, MORZE, Motocard, Parodont-2, SPLANH, Chromato-Mass Spectr M
Space biology and biotechnology Akvarium, ARIL, Aseptik, Biodegradatsia, Biofilm , Biorisk, Bioemulsia, Kaltsiy, Kaskad, Conjugation, Poligen, Regeneratsia-1, Struktura, Phoenix
Technologies of space exploration Albedo, Bar, Biopolimer, Vector-T, Vizir, VIRU, Dalnost', Identifikatsiya, Izgib, Kontrol, Otklik, Proboy, Sreda-MKS, Test, Epsilon-NEP
Education and promotion of space research Great Start, Kulonovskiy Kristall, About Gagarin from Space, RadioScaf, Chemistry - Education
Contract works and experiments "EXPOSE-R"
Experiments, performed according to the NASA-Roscosmos protokol dated July 18, 2013 IVA Clothing Study

 

For implementation of the experiments program the following is required:

CARGO FLOW

Ascent to ISS RS:

by Soyuz TMA-14M
by Soyuz TMA-15M
by Progress M-25M
by Progress M-26M

TOTALLY:

 

 42.94 kg
   8.96 kg
237.90 kg
 74.54 kg

364.34 kg

Return of materials with SE results:

by Soyuz TMA-13M
by Soyuz TMA-14M

TOTALLY:

 

  14,71 kg
  20,39 kg

  35,10 kg

POWER CONSUMPTION

Continuous

Daily average

up to 490 W

735 W

 

CREW TIME

In the ISS-41 phase

Commander Maxim Suraev (Russia)
Flight Engineer-1 Alexander Samokutyaev (Russia)
Flight Engineer-2 Elena Serova (Russia)

TOTALLY:

In the ISS-42 phase

Flight Engineer-1 Alexander Samokutyaev (Russia)
Flight Engineer-2 Elena Serova (Russia)
Flight Engineer-4 Anton Shkaplerov (Russia)

TOTALLY:

 

 51 h 30 min
 75 h 55 min
 67 h 15 min

 194 h 40 min

 

 213 h 10 min
 225 h 15 min
 125 h 55 min

564 h 20 min

 

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

39 units
82 units
298 Gbyte

ISS Crew


PARMITANO Luka PARMITANO
Luka



KOCH Christina  KOCH
Christina



SKVORTSOV Alexandr SKVORTSOV
Alexandr



MORGAN   Andrew MORGAN
Andrew



  SKRIPOCHKA
Oleg



   MEIR
Jessica