Technical Research on ISS Russian Segment

E-NOSE Experiment


Experiment E-NOSE 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.



Objective:

Demonstrate the technology of the electronic nose that detects odours.

Task:

Demonstration of the technology of E-nose capable to detect the presence of even small amount of gases released by the onboard euiqpment.

Used Science Hardware:

ENM pouch consisting of:

  • ENM electronic unit;
  • Reference probe tubes (2);
  • Cables (3);
  • ENM memory card;
  • ENM video tape.

Flight Equipment Used:

  • Laptop A31P (assembled with cables).

Support Facilities:

  • Camera Nikon D1X;
  • Camcorder DSR PD-150P.

Experiment Results:

Information on air quality in different locations on the ISS received automatically and recorded on a PCMCIA card and video tape.

ISS Crew


Hoshide  AkihikoHoshide
Akihiko



leg Novitskiy Novitskiy
leg



Petr Dubrov Dubrov
Petr



Mark Vande Hei Vande Hei
Mark



Robert Shane KIMBROUGH KIMBROUGH
Robert Shane



Megan McArthur McArthur
Megan



Thomas PESQUETPESQUET
Thomas