Navigation Links
18th International Academy of Astronautics Humans in Space Symposium
Date:4/4/2011

It has been 50 years since mankind first glimpsed beyond the boundaries of Earth's atmosphere and 30 years since the space shuttle program carried the first teams of astronauts to orbit around our planet.

The 18th International Academy of Astronautics Humans in Space Symposium, hosted by the University of Houston and NASA, partners in educating the next generation of space professionals, comes to Houston's Westin Galleria Hotel, April 11-15 to consider "Integration and Cooperation in the Next Golden Age of Human Space Flight."

Opening ceremonies begin at 9 a.m., Monday, April 11, in the Galleria Ballroom and feature welcomes from Rep. Pete Olson, Johnson Space Center Director Mike Coats, UH President Renu Khator and Dr. Chiaki Mukai, Japanese physician and two-time space traveler.

Researchers and other space industry professionals from around the world will attend. Among the highlights of the week-long symposium:

  • Commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the first human space flight by Yuri Gagarin with discussion of the future of humans in space
  • Commemoration of the 30th anniversary of the landing of the first space shuttle, featuring Robert Crippen, astronaut and pilot of the first shuttle flight
  • Research presentations and panel discussions on space technology and habitats, space medicine and commercial space flights

A complete event agenda is available here http://www.dsls.usra.edu/meetings/IAA/pdf/program.pdf

Parking is available at the hotel. Press credentials are available at the registration table, but advance notice is appreciated. Please contact Marisa Ramirez, mrcannon@uh.edu /713-743-8152 or William Jeffs, William.pjeffs@nasa.gov /281-483-5111.

WHAT: 18th International Academy of Astronautics Humans in Spa
'/>"/>

Contact: Marisa Ramirez
mrcannon@uh.edu
713-743-8152
University of Houston
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. First international index developed to predict suicidal behavior
2. Enhancing nuclear security: Training and international collaboration
3. International experts to converge in Singapore for second Keystone Symposia Conference on Biofuels
4. Aethlon Medical to Present at 4th Congress of the International Society for Hemodialysis in India
5. Elsevier sponsors launch ceremonies for the International Year of Chemistry
6. International conference puts food safety under the microscope
7. US launches International Year of Chemistry Feb. 1 with panel of world-renowned chemists
8. Biophysical Society announces winners of 2011 International Travel Awards
9. George W. Sledge, Jr., M.D., honored for international contributions to breast cancer research
10. MU cancer scientists form new company with international pharmaceutical firm
11. Scientists propose new international cancer effort akin to Human Genome Project
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/16/2014)... war on the human body. Battles are won, ... pancreatic cancer, this stalemate—known as tumor dormancy—can last ... a phenomena that is poorly understood. , ... of Salvatore Torquato, a Professor of Chemistry at ... tumor dormancy and the switch to a malignant ...
(Date:10/16/2014)... researchers have challenged conventional thinking on how the bowel ... mechanism for how bowel cancer starts. , The researchers ... and regenerating the ,crypts, that are a feature of ... involved in bowel cancer development, a controversial finding as ... , Using 3D imaging technologies, Dr Chin Wee Tan ...
(Date:10/16/2014)... (October 16, 2014) – Post-menopausal women experienced improvements ... hormone levels or genital bleeding, after 12 weeks ... investigational fermented soy germ-based nutritional supplement previously shown ... a new peer-reviewed pilot study reported in a ... annual scientific meeting. , "These data documented ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Modeling tumor dormancy 2Cryptic clues drive new theory of bowel cancer development 2S-equol supplements associated with improved measures of reproductive health in postmenopausal women 2
... new technique that can test for up to ... blood have scooped a prestigious national award which ... basophil-microarray based allergy assay is the brainchild of ... Pharmacy and Biosciences, in collaboration with colleagues in ...
... Writing in this week,s Journal of the ... urge physicians to test for mutations of the fragile ... after decades of research, it is clear that mutations ... neurodevelopmental delays and autism in children, infertility in women ...
... in the spotlight for its pivotal role in the Genomics ... in genomics to undergraduate classrooms across the country. ... of DNA), is an exciting area for students to get ... consists of over 40 faculty members from a variety of ...
Cached Biology News:Lab test for allergy scoops national 2Lab test for allergy scoops national 3M.I.N.D. Institute researchers call for fragile X testing throughout the lifespan 2M.I.N.D. Institute researchers call for fragile X testing throughout the lifespan 3Research-based undergraduate course expands beyond Washington University 2Research-based undergraduate course expands beyond Washington University 3Research-based undergraduate course expands beyond Washington University 4Research-based undergraduate course expands beyond Washington University 5
(Date:10/18/2014)... 2014 The Biomass Power ... five years to 2014. The industry's expansion has been ... credits that encouraged the use of biomass power. Furthermore, ... (RPSs), which require local utilities to generate electricity from ... portfolio. Increased campaigning for green technology also influenced industry ...
(Date:10/18/2014)... 18, 2014 The “Global Diagnostic ... Monitor), by End-user (Hospitals, Home/Ambulatory, Research Center, Physician ... 12) -Global Forecast to 2020” provides a detailed ... current market trends, and strategies impacting the global ... forecasts of the revenue and share analysis. , ...
(Date:10/17/2014)... Germany , October 17, 2014 ... Translational research in cancer and other diseases will ... American Society of Human Genetics annual meeting   ... to Ingenuity ®  Knowledge Base greatly exceeds any ... Ingenuity ®  Variant Analysis™ adds fully integrated ...
(Date:10/17/2014)... (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 The ... Critical Radiant Boilers, Super Critical Boilers, Ultra Super ... (Combined Cycle Plants, Cogeneration Plants, Natural Gas Power ... Geography - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2019", ... with the analysis and forecast of the global ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Biomass Power in the US Industry Market Research Report from IBISWorld Has Been Updated 2Biomass Power in the US Industry Market Research Report from IBISWorld Has Been Updated 3The Electrocardiograph (ECG) Market Is Expected to Reach $5,435 Million By 2020 - New Research Report by MarketsandMarkets 2The Electrocardiograph (ECG) Market Is Expected to Reach $5,435 Million By 2020 - New Research Report by MarketsandMarkets 3The Electrocardiograph (ECG) Market Is Expected to Reach $5,435 Million By 2020 - New Research Report by MarketsandMarkets 4The Electrocardiograph (ECG) Market Is Expected to Reach $5,435 Million By 2020 - New Research Report by MarketsandMarkets 5QIAGEN Demonstrates Expanded Bioinformatics Workflows at ASHG; Strong Market Adoption as Researchers Analyze Genomic Data on More Than a Quarter-Million Samples in Secure Private Cloud 2QIAGEN Demonstrates Expanded Bioinformatics Workflows at ASHG; Strong Market Adoption as Researchers Analyze Genomic Data on More Than a Quarter-Million Samples in Secure Private Cloud 3QIAGEN Demonstrates Expanded Bioinformatics Workflows at ASHG; Strong Market Adoption as Researchers Analyze Genomic Data on More Than a Quarter-Million Samples in Secure Private Cloud 4QIAGEN Demonstrates Expanded Bioinformatics Workflows at ASHG; Strong Market Adoption as Researchers Analyze Genomic Data on More Than a Quarter-Million Samples in Secure Private Cloud 5QIAGEN Demonstrates Expanded Bioinformatics Workflows at ASHG; Strong Market Adoption as Researchers Analyze Genomic Data on More Than a Quarter-Million Samples in Secure Private Cloud 6Advanced Utility Boiler Market Worth $2,764.19 Billion by 2019 - New Report by MarketsandMarkets 2Advanced Utility Boiler Market Worth $2,764.19 Billion by 2019 - New Report by MarketsandMarkets 3Advanced Utility Boiler Market Worth $2,764.19 Billion by 2019 - New Report by MarketsandMarkets 4Advanced Utility Boiler Market Worth $2,764.19 Billion by 2019 - New Report by MarketsandMarkets 5
... study of Global Methylation with results in half the time ... ... ST. LOUIS, Oct. 30 Sigma-Aldrich (Nasdaq:,SIAL) today introduced ... http://www.sigma-aldrich.com/mdq1 . The,Methylated DNA Quantification Kit employs a familiar ELISA-like ...
... Olive stones can be turned into bioethanol, a renewable fuel ... an alternative to petrol or diesel. This gives the olive ... million tonnes of waste in olive stones it generates every ... products as fuels. Researchers from the Universities of Jan and ...
... under development at the National Institute of ... inexpensive optical microscope to quickly and cheaply ... Termed Through-focus Scanning Optical Microscope (TSOM) imaging, ... semiconductor process control and biotechnology. , Optical ...
Cached Biology Technology:Sigma-Aldrich Introduces Methylated DNA Quantification Technology for Epigenetic Research 2Sigma-Aldrich Introduces Methylated DNA Quantification Technology for Epigenetic Research 3Powered by olive stones? Turning waste stones into fuel 2Nanoscale dimensioning is fast, cheap with new NIST optical technique 2
Please email us with project details and we will respond within 24 hours to your query!...
Request Info...
Makes gels easy to load and track during electrophoresis. 10X concentrate of Bromophenol Blue, glycerol solution....
"BioTracker 6X Bromophenol Blue Tracking Dye is composed of 60% St DI H2O, 30% Glycerol, 10% 10XTE, 0.25% BPB Dye and 0.85% SDS....
Biology Products: