Our Completed Projects:

1. Active Debris Removal Policy Project
2. Object Prioritization for Active Debris Removal
3. Orbital Debris Management
4. Mars Space Suit Safety
5. Colonies Governance
6. Space Weather
7. International Spacecraft Design Policies for On-Orbit Servicing
8. One-way Human Mission to Mars
9. Active Debris Removal Mapping
10. Safety analysis of a manned mission to Venus

Advisory Team:

David Finkleman (CSSI/AGI)
Ronald Kohl (AIAA)
Shannon Ryan (IAF)
Maite Trujillo (ESA/IAASS)
Brian Weeden (SWF)
Minoo Rathnasabapathy (Former SSS Co-Lead)
Matteo Emanuelli (SGAC Co-chair, former SSS Co-Lead)
Ali Nasseri (former SGAC Co-chair, former SSS Co-Lead)
Joao Lousada (Former SSS Co-Lead)
Aureliano Rivolta (Former SSS Co-Lead)

Selected Previous Work:

G.R. Kamaletdinova, L. Bettiol, A. De La Torre, D. Patel, F.A. Oluwafemi, Y. Lakmal, U. Heshani, R. Singh, A. Rivolta, A. Sorokin, “Manned Mars Mission Risks Evaluation, International Astronautical Congress 2018, Bremen, Germany.

F.A. Oluwafemi, A. De La Torre, E.M. Afolayan, B.M, Olalekan-Ajayi, B. Dhital, J.G. Mora, G. Potrivitu, J. Creech, A. Rivolta, “Space food and nutrition in a long term manned mission”, Advances in Astronautics Science and Technology 1, 1, 1-21, 2018.

S. Bhattacherjee, S. Mirji, M. Karnal, C. Akniyazov, J. Ferreira, K.R.R, “De-orbiting small space debris through space-based laser system: the case of nano- and pico-satellites fleet”, International Astronautical Congress 2018, Bremen, Germany.

A. Neduncheran, J. Lai, H. Gamel, G. C. Potrivitu, J. Creech, A. Sinnappoo, “Study of Venus Cloud Movements by Comparative Analysis with Terrestrial Planets”, European Planetary Science Congress 2018, Berlin, Germany.

F.A. Oluwafemi, E.M. Afolayan, R. Abdelbaki, A. De La Torre, B.M, Olalekan-Ajayi, J. Mora, “Astronautical Hygiene: A communal discipline to space medicine and a preventative measure to space diseases”, International Astronautical Congress 2018, Bremen, Germany.

J. Lousada , G.R. Kamaletdinova, D. Patel, Y. Lakmal, F.A. Oluwafemi, A. De La Torre, U. Heshani, M.P.Onevsky, S.A.Skvortsov, “Approaches and Solutions for Martian Spacesuit Design”, International Astronautical Congress 2017, Adelaide, Australia.

J. Lousada, “Mars Space Suit Safety”, IAASS 2017, Toulouse, France

J. Lousada , G.R. Kamaletdinova, D. Patel, Y. Lakmal, F.A. Oluwafemi, A. De La Torre, U. Heshani, M.P.Onevsky, S.A.Skvortsov, “Mars Space Suit Safety”, IAA Symposium on Human Space Exploration 2017, Torino, Italy.

H. Gamal, M. J. Pardo Spiess, B. Aliaj, L. Barrow, M. Afouna, “Human Exploration of Venus: a comparative study of crewed missions to Mars and Venus”, International Astronautical Congress 2016, Guadalajara, Mexico.

C. M.l Entrena Utrilla, L. Bettiol, J. Piness, I. Revesz, F. Oluwafemi, J. Lousada, “Safety Analysis of Spacesuit Design for Martian Surface”, International Astronautical Congress 2016, Guadalajara, Mexico.

Y. Porat, A. Rivolta, C. Thro, A. Nasseri, J. Chan-Hao Wang, J. Lousada, J. R. Medel, N. Carletti, N. Chiu, “The On Orbit Servicing Answer to Safety and Sustainability for Future Space Activities”, International Astronautical Congress 2016, Guadalajara, Mexico.

M. Emanuelli, G. Federico, J. Loughman, D. Prasad, T. Chow, M. Rathnasabapathy, “Conceptualizing an economically, legally, and politically viable active debris removal option“, Acta Astronautica 104, 1, 197-205, 2014.

Quick Links:

International Space Safety Foundations
International Association for the Advancement of Space Safety
NASA’s Orbital debris page 
ESA’s page dedicated to debris
Space Situational Awareness:
Space Data Association
Space Safety Magazine
Secure World Foundation: Space sustainability – a practical guide