Technical Research on ISS Russian Segment

Experiment BAR


Objective:

Development of a procedure to detect the signs of air leakage from ISS modules.

Tasks:

Development of methods for detecting physical signs of the ISS loss of pressure integrity.

Science Hardware Used:

BAR scientific equipment consisting of:

  • Remote infrared thermometer Kelvin-video;
  • Thermohygrometer Iva-6A;
  • Heat-loss anemometer/thermometer TTM-2;
  • Ultrasound analyzer AU-01;
  • Leak detector UT2-03.

Consumables:

  • BAR-RM kit.

Expeted Results:

Obtaining background conditions determining the existence of leaks in the working compartments of the space station, which will help to increase the space flight safety.

Experiment Results:

Returned to Earth is BAR-RM kit with the record of the background characteristics database.

ISS Crew


Shannon Walker WALKER
Shannon



leg Novitskiy Novitskiy
leg



Petr Dubrov Dubrov
Petr



Mark Vande Hei Vande Hei
Mark



Michael Hopkins Hopkins
Michael



Victor Glover Glover
Victor



Soichi Noguchi Noguchi
Soichi