Accepted Talks

SpaceCHI 2021

Session 1 & 2 | 9:15 – 10:30am EST

Human-Machine Collaboration & Future of Work in Space

Human Augmentation for future Space Explorers 

Valentina Sumini (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)*; Manuel Muccillo (MIT Media Lab); Ariel Ekblaw (MIT Media Lab); Joseph Paradiso (MIT Media Lab); Domenico Prattichizzo (Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia)

Enviro-Monitor: Keeping an Eye on Astronauts’ Workspace

Foram R Madiyar (Embry Riddle Aeronautical University)*; Daewon  Kim (Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University); Rishikesh Srinivasaraghavan  Govindarajan (Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University)

Toward Designing Social Human-Robot Interactions for Deep Space Exploration

Huili Chen (MIT)*; Cynthia Breazeal (MIT)

The Dynamics of Trust and Adaptability in Human-Robot Interaction

Alexandra Forsey-Smerek (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)*; Lindsay Sanneman (MIT); Julie A. Shah (MIT); Dava Newman (MIT)

To (Not So) Boldly Introduce Systems No One Has Used Before: Challenges for the Design and Introduction of Novel Interfaces for Space Operations

Sebastian S. Feger (Lmu Munich); Tobias Zimmer, (European Space Agency); Jakob Karolus (Lmu Munich); Sebastian Martin (European Space Agency); Luke Haliburton (Lmu Munich); Albrecht Schmidt (Lmu Munich)

How the Internet of “Space” Things will Disrupt and Transform Astronaut Work-Life

Jessica Marquez (NASA)*; John Karasinski (NASA); Jimin Zheng (SJSURF)


Space Health

Sweating the Small Stuff: A sensor for real-time neuro-immune axis monitoring 

Amber M Paul (NASA Ames Research Center)*; Foram R Madiyar (Embry Riddle Aeronautical University); Jinxin Li (Embry Riddle Aeronautical University); Barbara Chaparro (Embry Riddle Aeronautical University)

Garment-integrated biosignal sensors for astronaut health during long-duration space missions

Katya Arquilla (University of Colorado Boulder)*; Allison Anderson (CU Boulder)

Design of Wearable Soft Robotic System for Gait Muscles Stimulation during Lunar Colonization

“Victor M Ticllacuri (Bioastronautics and Space Mechatronics Research Group)*; José Cornejo (Bioastronautics and Space Mechatronics Research Group ); Gustavo Jamanca-Lino (Bioastronautics and Space Mechatronics Research Group ); Aurora Diaz (Bioastronautics and Space Mechatronics Research Group); Niels Castrejon (Bioastronautics and Space Mechatronics Research Group); Devjoy Dev (Space Generation Advisory Council); Yen-Kai Chen (Space Generation Advisory Council)”

Astronaut Health & Task Performance for Deep Space Operations: Clinical Decision Support Needs

Bettina L Beard (NASA)*; Brian Russell (University Space Research Associates); Barbara Burian (NASA); William Toscano (NASA); Michael Krihak (University Space Research Association); Tianna L.  Shaw (NASA Ames Research Center)

SENS-Hab: A Smart Habitat Architecture for Promoting Behavioral Health, Teamwork, and Peak Operational Performance Through Sensing and Environmental Manipulation 

Aleksandra Stankovic (Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School)*

    Session 3 & 4 | 12:30 – 1:45pm EST

    Humanizing Space

    Concepting Personal Input Devices for Micro-Gravity

    Damien Brun (University of Lapland)*; Çağlar Genç (University of Lapland); Jonna Hakkila (University of Lapland)

    The Smell of Home

    Nonna Shabanova (UCL)*

    Decoupled Communication System for Long-Duration Space Missions?

    Chang Hee Lee (Royal College of Art)*; Tibor Balint (JPL NASA); Raphael Kim (Queen Mary University of London); Bjorn Sommer (Royal College of Art)

    Designing for Earth-to-Mars Family Communication

    Hanieh Shakeri (Simon Fraser University)*; Carman Neustaedter (Simon Fraser University)

    Space Aged: Prepping Space for Grandma

    Alexander M Curth (MIT – Design and Computation Group)*; Oliver Moldow (UC Berkeley)

    Mission Operation

    Using Augmented Reality in a Planetary Surface Greenhouse for Crew Time Optimization

    Conrad Zeidler (DLR)*; Gerrit Woeckner (Technical University of Braunschweig)

    A virtual reality mission simulation system for lunar rover missions

    Cody A Paige (MIT)*; Ferrous Ward (MIT); Trent Piercy (MIT); Dava Newman (MIT)

    MESSE : Molecular Encoded Storage for Space Exploration

    Nattanon Dungsunenarn (Spaceth)*; Chayapatr  Archiwaranguprok (Spaceth); Prompt Suathim (FREAK lab)

    PIXLISE-C: Exploring the data analysis needs of NASA scientists for mineral identification

    Lukas Hermann (Carnegie Mellon University)*; Connie Ye (Carnegie Mellon University); Domonik Moritz (Carnegie Mellon University); Nur Yildirim (Carnegie Mellon University); Shravya Bhat (Carnegie Mellon University); Scott Davidoff (NASA JPL)

    Extreme Problem Solving: The New Challenges of Deep Space Exploration

    Kaitlin McTigue (San José State University); Megan Parisi (San José State University)*; Tina Panontin (San José State University); Shu-Chieh Wu (San José State University); Alonso Vera (NASA Ames Research Center)

    Accepted Posters

    SpaceCHI 2021

    HCI for the Imperfect Astronaut

    Johannes Schöning (University of Bremen)*; Christiane  Heinicke (University of Bremen)

    Enhancing User Experience in Space Through Wearable Technologies

    Livia Tenuta (Politecnico di Milano)*; Susanna Testa (Politecnico di Milano)

    Designing for Flexible Space Operations

    Guy A Boy (Paris Saclay University)*

    Deep Space & Haptic Encounters of The HRI Kind

    Jeremy I Bloom (Raphael Recanati International School )*

    Reconfigurable Structures for Rapid Prototyping in Microgravity

    Martin Nisser (MIT)*

    Resource Constrained Interactivity in Solar Powered Robots

    Enrico Cacciapuoti ( UCL)*

    Making space more human: Integration of color psychology, new nature and transformational technology into space habitats to support health, wellbeing and performance.

    Phnam Bagley (Nonfiction Design)*; Mardis Bagley (Nonfiction, LLC.)

    Let’s Go for a Space Walk: Asynchronous Interplanetary Experiences

    Rune M Jacobsen (Aalborg University)*; Stine Schmieg Johansen (Aalborg University); Mikael B. Skov (Aalborg University); Jesper Kjeldskov (Aalborg University)

    Deep Learning and Autonomous Robotic Systems for Space Exploration

    Chiara Piacenza (Argotec )*; Matteo El Hariry (Argotec); Emilio Fazzoletto (Argotec)

    ‘Gardening with the Mind’ – A Brain-Computer Interface exploration towards mood enhancement in deep space journeys

    Mohd Saim Nasim Lari (Siemens)*; Srinjoy Ghosh (Siemens)

    4D Printing and Self-assembling Materials: A Revolutionary Game Changer to Future Space Mission Collaboration

    Ka Hei Carrie Lau (Universität Siegen)*

    Development of a human-machine interaction framework for measurement and evaluation of the crew’s social cohesion

    Christopher B Stapleton (Simiosys Real World Labs)*; Valentino Megale (Softcare Studios)

    Human– machine interaction for health beyond the orbit: Is there pervasive mHealth in Space?  

    Christos Tsagkaris (University of Crete, Faculty of Medicine)*; Ana Sofia Mota (University of Lisbon, Faculty of Medicine, Lisbon); Rehab Rayan (Department of Epidemiology, High Institute of Public Health, Alexandria University); L. Matiashova (L.T.Mala NIT NAMSU); Andrea Camera (University of Brescia, Department of Experimental Science); Athanasios Alexiou (Novel Global Community Educational Foundation)

    The Asymmetry of Technical Development and the Knowledge of Its Impact on Humans Leaves Astronauts at Risk

    Lucie Ráčková (Masaryk University)*; Julie Bienertová-Vašků (RECETOX, Masaryk University)

    Personalized Collective Memory Assistant “COMA”

    Yasin Erdal (Lufthansa Group)*; Ben Ronning (Zalando SE)

    Emerging Autonomy Solutions for Human and Robotic Deep Space Exploration

    Aaquib Tabrez (University of Colorado Boulder); Matthew Luebbers (University of Colorado Boulder); Christine T Chang (University of Colorado Boulder)*; Jordan Dixon (University of Colorado Boulder); Bradley Hayes (University of Colorado Boulder)

    Developing a Mixed Reality Application to Increase Autonomy and Improve Communication in Extravehicular Activity Procedures

    Caleb Cram (Boise State University NASA SUITS Team)*; Marc Frances (Games, Interactive Media and Mobile Technology Department at Boise State University); Karen Doty (Games, Interactive Media and Mobile Technology Department at Boise State University); Olivia Thomas (Games, Interactive Media and Mobile Technology Department at Boise State University)

    A Framework for use of immersive technologies for human-system integration testing of space hardware

    Vittorio Netti (SICSA)*; Leonardo Guzman (SICSA); Albert Rajkumar (SICSA)

    Textured Wall in Space Habitats

    Mahsa Moghimi Esfandabadi (University of Houston)*

    Opportunities for Augmented Reality and Wearables to Support Humans in Space

    Hannah Weiss (University of Michigan )*; Andrew Liu (Massachusetts Institute of Technology ); Leia Stirling (University of Michigan)

    Communicating Efficiently to Enable Human-Multi-Robot Collaboration in Space Exploration

    Stewart C. Jamieson (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)*; Jessica Todd (Massachusetts Institute of Technology); Jonathan How (MIT); Yogesh Girdhar (WHOI / Samsung Research)

    Money on the Brain and Mischief on the Screen with Collective Minds in Space:  Precaution at the Intersection of Neurocapitalism, Brain-Computer-Interfaces, and Biocybersecurity

    Ernestine E Powell (Christopher Newport University)*; Xavier-Lewis Palmer (Old Dominion University)

    Life in the Outpost: Applying Work-life Research to Interplanetary Habitation

    Rhema P Linder (University of Tennessee Knoxville)*; Austin Henley (University of Tennessee Knoxville); Alex C Williams (University of Tennessee, Knoxville)

    Investigating AR and Shared Control Assistance in Extreme Environments

    David B Miller (University of Central Florida)*; Katherine Rahill (Organization); Ben Sawyer (University of Central Florida)

    Detect Chaotic Attractor in the Brain in the Presence of a New Physiological Environment.

    Marialessia Musumeci

    Designing Extended Reality Interfaces for Spacesuits

    Bowen Zhou (Rhode Island School of Design Space Design)*

    Exploratory design on Microgravity Wearables SomnumSmartSuit for space interplanetary travel

    Galina Mihaleva (NTU)*