HSL News

Mon, 05/24/2021

A Multimodal Communication Platform for IVA/EVA Teaming
Allison Porter, Human Systems Laboratory

Abstract: Human missions to Mars are fast approaching, with current NASA timelines planning these missions for the 2040s. Extended transmission delays...

Thu, 05/13/2021

Title: Neural Control of Exoskeletons
Speaker:  Hosea Siu, LL Technical Staff and HSL Alum

Zoom:  https://mit.zoom.us/j/96678010991


Thu, 04/29/2021

Title: Physics-Informed Deep learning for Uncertainty Quantification in Localized Climate Projections

Speaker: Björn Lütjens, HSL Graduate Student

Climate models forecast a global warming of 1 to 5 °C until 2100 (CMIP6 model ensemble, 2019...

Thu, 04/22/2021

MOXIE (Mars Oxygen In-situ Resource Utilization Experiment), a small, gold box-shaped instrument on the Mars2020 rover, Perserverance, successfully demonstrated a solid oxide electrolysis technology for converting the Martian atmosphere to oxygen on Tuesday evening, 4/20. This the first...

Tue, 04/20/2021

Title:  EarthDNA Ambassadors: Connecting leaders, empowering students, and engaging the world on climate

Speaker:  Brandon Leshchinskiy


Climate change is the challenge of our...

Mon, 04/12/2021

HSL Diversity Training Workshop

This is a note that the HSL Diversity Workshop Training will now be held on May 11 3-5p by Zoom. All members of the lab should make plans to attend the meeting. Meeting Zoom link will be sent closer to the date. All of the AeroAstro labs...

Fri, 04/02/2021

Aerodynamics and Impact Simulation​ of an Air-Dropped Ice Penetrator


Daniel Pekka Poe, HSL Graduate Student


In order to investigate movement of the Ross Ice Shelf in Antarctica, an air-dropped ice penetrator will...

Thu, 03/18/2021


Virtual HSL Talk

March 23, 2021, 4-5pm

Zoom:   Contact Liz Zotos if you need the Zoom link.

Title:  NASA Big Idea Challenge – MELLTTSpeakers:

Jess Todd, Becca Browder, Eric Hinterman, Human Systems Lab


Mon, 02/22/2021

The first HSL meeting of the Spring term will be held virtually at 4p, Feb 23 (Tuesday)!

Contact Liz if you need the Zoom meeting link.

Thu, 01/07/2021

The Skinsuit: A Wearable Countermeasure Suit and Load Monitoring System for Spaceflight
Rachel Bellisle, Ph.D. Student | DRΛPER Fellow

Abstract: Human spaceflight is accompanied by physiological changes, largely due to the lack of gravity, that can affect the health...