Human Life Research on ISS Russian Segment
Experiment HBM forms part of the scientific research program performed by Italian Astronaut Roberto Vittori (ESA) on the ISS in the frame of
ENEIDE ISM Project. The European Space Agency is a customer of the preparation and
implementation of the research program.
Development of ‘intelligent’ clothing for astronauts, capable of checking their life functions, using devices to allow the free motion onboard.
Measurements to monitor heart beat rate.
Science Hardware Used:
- HBM belt with sensors - specifically developed experiment belt with attached sensors and the analog to digital interface.
- HBM cable;
- HBM memory card;
- HBM video tape.
Flight Equipment Used:
- A31P laptop (assembled with cables).
- Information obtained in the course of measuring the astronaut heart beat recorded on PCMCIA card;
- Video tape with the experiment run.