HSL News

Fri, 04/12/2019

HSL Seminar: Andrew Liu, Ph.D. (9 a.m., 4/17, 33-206)

"Why are Space Station Remote Manipulator System (SSRMS) Operations hard? A look at some human factors issues."

Andrew Liu, Ph.D.
Research Scientist
MIT Human Systems...

Fri, 04/05/2019

HSL Seminar: Timothy McGrath, HSL PhD Candidate (9 a.m., 4/10, 33-218)

"IMU-Based Human Kinematics Estimation and Application to EVA Operations"

Timothy McGrath
HSL PhD Candidate

Abstract: “Current state-of-the-art human kinematic...

Mon, 03/25/2019

HSL Seminar: Paul Stegall, PhD (9 a.m., 4/3, 33-206)

"Past Work: From Mines to Minds"

Paul Stegall, PhD
HSL Postdoc

Abstract: "I will present some of the work I have previously done, from my internships on rugged vehicles at the...

Mon, 03/18/2019

HSL Seminar: Faisal Karmali, Ph.D. (9 a.m., 3/20, 33-206)

"Optimization of dynamics by the brain: Bayesian models of vestibular processing"

Faisal Karmali, Ph.D.
Harvard Medical School
Instructor in Otolaryngology...

Thu, 02/28/2019

HSL Seminar: Prof. Jeff Hoffman (9 a.m., 3/6, 33-206)

Topic:  MOXIE (Mars Oxygen In-situ resource utilization Experiment)

Wed, 02/06/2019

HSL Seminar: Janet C. Johnston (9 a.m., 2/13, 33-206)

"What You Need to Know About Export Control"

Janet C. Johnston
MIT Export Control Officer
Office of Sponsored Programs

Abstract: Everyone in a technology-related career needs...

Thu, 01/24/2019

Panel Talk Title: Developing Future NASA Human Spaceflight Operations Concepts and Technologies, Today.


1) Matthew J. Miller, Ph.D.
Exploration Research Engineer
JACOBS/JETS | Advanced Exploration Group, NASA...

Mon, 12/10/2018

Aerospace Medicine Grand Rounds
“Autonomous Medical Support for Exploration Missions: Research, Training, and Operations”


Douglas Ebert, Ph.D.
Senior Scientist, KRBwyle/NASA JSC
Fellow, NASA Human Health and Performance Contract


Wed, 12/05/2018

"Teaching Able-Bodied People How to Walk Like They Are Paralyzed: Measuring and Modeling the Gait of Persons with Paraplegia"

W Brett Johnson, PhD
Research Engineer
Global Engineering And Research (GEAR) Laboratory
Mechanical Engineering...

Mon, 11/26/2018

"Cultivating Ingenuity: A Modern Renaissance and the Role of Government"

Howard A. Zucker, M.D., J.D.
Commissioner of Health for New York State


Abstract: Traveling through history from the 15th century and...