"Development of a musculoskeletal human spacesuit interaction model", NASA Human research Program Investigators' Workshop, Galveston, TX, 2013.
"Shape Memory Alloy (SMA) Coil Actuators for Use in Controllable Mechanical Counter-Pressure (MCP) Space Suits", NASA Human Research Program Investigators' Workshop, Galveston, TX, 2013.
"Developing a Spacesuite Injury Countermeasure Sytem for Extravehicular Activity: Modeling and Analysis", International Conference on Environmental Systems 2012, San Diego, CA, 2012.
"Development of a comprehensive astronaut spacesuit injoyry database", 63rd International Astronautical Congress, Naples, Italy, 2012.
"An EVA Mission Planning Tool based on Metabolic Cost Optimaization", 39th International Conference on Environmental Systems (ICES), Savannah, GA, 12-16 July 2012.
"Methodology Toward Developing a Spacesuit Trauma Countermeasure System for Extravehicular Activity", NASA Human Research Program Investigators' Workshop 2012, Houston, TX, 2012.
"Pulse Oximetry and Ventilation Data during Exposure to 7620m (25,000 feet) Normobaric Hypoxia", 83rd Annual Meeting of the Aerospace Medical Association, Atlanta, GA., 2012.
"Using inertial measurement units for space vehicle safety, comfort, design, and performance optimization", Next-Generation Suborbital researchers Conference 2012 Session: Life Sciences, Palo Alto, CA, 2012.
"Preliminary Astronaut Injury Countermeasure and Protection Suite Design", IAA Humans in Space Conference 2011, Houston, TX, 2011.
"Using Space-Inspired Education tools to Enhance STEM Learning in Rural Communities", American Society of Engineering Education Annual Conference 2011, Vancouver, 2011.
"Characterization of a lower-body exoskeleton for simulation of space-suited locomotion", Acta Astronautica, vol. 62, no. 2008, pp. 308-323, 2008.
" Quantifying Astronaut Translational Motion During Parabolic Flight (abstract)", Aerospace Medical Association (AsMA) Annual Science Meeting, vol. 79, no. 3, Boston, MA, Aviation, Space, and Environmental Medicine, May 12-15, 2008.
"Application of Quantized Control to Self-Rotation Maneuvers in Microgravity", IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, New Orleans, LA, Dec. 2007.
"Development of Astronaut Orientation Strategies Using Optimization Methodologies", ECCOMAS Thematic Conference, Milano, Italy, June 25-28, 2007.
"Educcational Tool for Modeling and Simulatin of a Closed Regenerative Life Support System", 16th IAA Human in Space Symposium, Beijing, China, May 24, 2007.
"Loping: A Strategy for Human Locomotion?", International Conference on Environmental Systems (ICES), Chicago, IL, July 2007.
"Modeling and testing of a Mechanical Counterpressure Bio-Suit System", International Conference on Environmental Systems (ICES), Chicago, IL, July 2007.
"A Novel Engineering System Approach for Bioengineering Education: The MIT-Portugal Collaboration", International Conference on Engineering Education, Coimbra, Portugal, 2007.
"Project-Based Learning in First Year Engineering Curricula: Course Development and Student Experiences in Two New Classes at MIT", International Conference on Engineering Education, 2007 ICEE Annual Conference Proceedings, Coimbra, Portugal, Sept. 2007.
"Recommendations for Real-Time Decision Support Systems for Lunar and Planetary EVAs", International Conference on Environmental Systems (ICES), Chicago, IL, July 2007.
"Revolutionary Design for Astronaut Exploration - Beyond the BioSuit", Space technology and Applications International Forum -STIF-2007, Albuquerque, NM, February 11-15, , 2007.
"Shifting the emphasis: from cost models to satellite untiity or revenue models. The case for a value-entric mindset in space system design"", Acta Astronautica, January 2007.
"Shifting the Emphasis: From Cost Models to Satellite Utility or revenue Models, - The case for a value-centric mindset in space system design", Acta Astronautica, vol. 69, no. 10, pp. 889-900, 2007.
"Space Suit Bioenergetics: Cost of transport During Walking and Running", Journal Aviation, Space Environmental Medicine, 2007.
"Space Suit Bioenergetics: Framework and Analysis of Unsuited and Suited Activity", Aviation Space and Environmental Medicine, vol. 78, pp. 1013-1022, 2007.
"A strategy for reduced gravity human locomotion? ", In 37th International Conference on Environmental Systems , Chicago, IL, Society of Automotive Engineers, Inc., Warrendale, PA, July 9-12, 2007.
"Technological Emergence and Adaption: the Case of Earth-Orbiting Satellites", Atlanta Conference on Science, Technology, and Innovation Policy 2007, Atlanta, GA, Oct. 19-20, 2007.
"Applying K-8 science and technology curricula to engineering education: What can be learned from the Educator Resouce Center at the Museum of Science, Boston", ASEE , Chicago, IL, June 2006.
"An automatic procedure to map the skin strain field with applictation to advanced locomotion space suit design", Proceedings of the 5th World Congress of Biomechanics, Munich, Germany, July 2006.
"Characterization of a lower-body exoskeleton for simulation of space-suited locomotion", Acta Astronautica, vol. 62, pp. 308-323, 2008, 2006.