Aerospace Medicine Grand Rounds (3/28, 9a, 37-322) Tue, 03/21/2017

**Please note, date changed to Last Tuesday only for the month of March.  Regular schedule resumes in April.


Aerospace Medicine Grand Rounds

March 28, 2017, 9AM, MIT ROOM 37-322


MVL Seminar: Forrest Meyen (3/22. 9a, 33-218) Fri, 03/17/2017

SMART control of the Mars Oxygen ISRU Experiment and implications for support of crewed Mars exploration missions

Forrest Meyen, PhD Candidate, Man Vehicle Laboratory

As humankind expands its footprint in the solar system, it is increasingly important to make use...

MVL Seminar: Prof. Dava Newman (3/15, 9a, 37-252) Fri, 03/10/2017

NASA - An Insider's Perspective

Prof. Dava Newman
Apollo Professor of Astronautics
Former Deputy Administrator, NASA

*** NOTE: Venue will be in the Marlar Lounge, 37-252 !!

MVL Seminar: Joe F. Edwards (3/1, 9a, 33-218) Thu, 02/16/2017

Astronaut Joe F. Edwards will stop by to discuss aviation and spaceflight related topics with interested students.  Mr. Edwards is the CEO of Polaris Technology Solutions, a company engaged in advanced technology development with the Federal Government, including advanced manned and unmanned...

MVL Seminar: Dr. Matthieu Komorowski (2/22, 9a, 33-218) Wed, 02/15/2017

Dr Matthieu Komorowski

Clinical Research Fellow in Intensive Care

PhD student, Dept of Surgery and Cancer & Dept of Bioengineering, Imperial College London


MVL Meeting: First meeting of the term (2/15, 9a, 33-218) Tue, 02/14/2017

First MVL meeting of the term. Please attend!

MVL Meeting: Forrest Meyen & Matteo Seregni, Ph.D (12/16, 1pm, 33-218) Mon, 12/12/2016

Discoveries during an investigation of the solid oxide electrolysis cells for the Mars Oxygen ISRU Experiment

Forrest Meyen
MVL, Ph.D. Candidate


Discoveries during an investigation of the solid oxide electrolysis...

MVL Seminar: Dr. Andrew Abercromby (12/9, 1pm, 33-218) Mon, 12/05/2016

Integrated EVA Human Research Plan

Dr. Andrew Abercromby

Multiple organizations within NASA as well as industry and academia fund and participate in research related to extravehicular activity (EVA). In October 2015, representatives of the...

MVL Seminar: Nils-Alexander Bury (11/17, 2pm, 33-116) Mon, 11/14/2016

Spatial Orientation in simulated and real weightlessness: Where is 'up'?

Nils-Alexander Bury
Institute of Physiology and Anatomy, German Sport University Cologne, Germany

Key words: egocentric, allocentric, gravicentric, spatial orientation, intuitive...

MVL Seminar: Giovanni Bertolini, Ph.D. (11/21, 4p, 33-206) Mon, 11/14/2016

Visual Reinforcement of Illusory Rotations during Centrifugation: A Novel Habituation Strategy to Motion Sickness

G. Bertolini1, J.E. Bos2, D. Bron3, T. Frett1, E. Groen2, R. Hemmersbach1, F.L. Wuyts4


Background: Artificial...