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Inflatable Lunar Mars Habitat

Mission to ‘Mars’

October 11, 2018 at

UND Space Studies team launches sixth mission in Inflatable Lunar/Mars Habitat

The three ILMH 14 day mission crew, from left to right: UND biomechanical engineering student Nelio Nascimento; mission commander and UND Space Studies grad student Prabhu Victor; and Michael Castro, MD, a physician from Florida and the mission’s medical officer. Juan Pedraza/UND image

Demystifying Mars without leaving home

May 22, 2018 at

UND ‘Mars’ explorers emerge from two-weeks in sealed habitat after latest mission to test long-duration stays on the Red Planet

UND Space Studies Professor Pablo de León and colleagues test out his UND-developed NDX-1 spacesuit to see if space travelers can perform various tasks in hars space environemnts, such as on the moon or Mars.  Image courtesy of Pablo de León.

UND spacesuit rockets into cosmos

April 23, 2019 at

Fabric from ‘NDX-1’ spacesuit launched Wednesday for yearlong tests on International Space Station

Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today.

Leader in Action’s limit is beyond the sky

June 1, 2021 at

Now a NASA engineer, Stefan Tomovic found literal launching pads at UND that helped propel him into space industry

North Dakota Space Grant Consortium turns 30

North Dakota Space Grant Consortium turns 30

February 11, 2021 at

Decades of support, collaboration and outreach have paid off for Space Grant and its host institution, UND

Robert Kraus

A Q&A with Robert Kraus, UND’s new aerospace dean

January 21, 2021 at

Fourth dean of Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences talks military career, School’s strengths, his approach to leadership and more

At the NASA-funded Inflatable Mars/Lunar Habitat, Bridenstine (center) and Sen. Kevin Cramer (right) are greeted by a student wearing a space suit designed by Pablo DeLeon (left), head of the UND Human Spaceflight Laboratory. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today.

UND research and North Dakota: Space & national security

January 14, 2021 at

Just as North Dakota has become a UAS hub, so, too, can it become a center for space and national security research, UND leaders say 

Pablo de Leon and the NDX-1 suit, the first suit he built at UND. UND archival image.

To UND and beyond!

October 16, 2020 at

Legacy of cosmic research has eyes of the space world on the University of North Dakota

Pablo de Leon and the NDX-1 suit, the first suit he built at UND. UND archival image.

UND teams with NASA for paradigm shift in space exploration

September 24, 2020 at

Space Studies Department’s three-year project will focus on the development, manufacturing of spacesuits using advanced 3D printing

UND archival image.

Leader of newly formed Space Force visits UND

January 14, 2020 at

Gen. John Raymond made his first public visit since the formation of the U.S. Space Force at the invitation of Sen. Kevin Cramer

Down-to-earth international space exploration

Down-to-earth international space exploration

October 3, 2019 at

Four Latin American countries represented in latest Inflatable Mars/Lunar Habitat mission

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine visited the UND John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences on Wednesday to learn about research being conducted there for the agency and to discuss future collaborations. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today.

UND positioned for future space exploration

September 5, 2019 at

NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine lauds University’s aerospace research In a visit to UND recently, NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine commended theRead More

UND Space Studies graduate student Stefan Tomovic was recently featured in National Geographic magazine wearing a space suit designed for NASA by Pablo de León, director of the University of North Dakota Human Spaceflight Laboratory. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today.

Moon mission still resonates

July 16, 2019 at

UND’s space research will leave imprint on future NASA missions

A collaboration between the University of Hawaii and the University of North Dakota tested the potential of Box Farm technology to grow fresh produce for future space missions to the moon and Mars. Photo by Shawna Schill/UND Today.

Aloha, North Dakota

May 28, 2019 at

University of Hawaii students partner with UND Space Studies to test out-of this-world farm concept

Stefan Tomovic, Pretoria, South Africa, is a University of North Dakota Space Studies student who served as mission commander for the seventh Lunar/Mars Habitat (ILMH) mission completed on May 8. Photo by Patrick C. Miller/UND Today.

Science, but no fiction

May 19, 2019 at

UND Space Studies student researchers conclude two extraterrestrial weeks sealed in Inflatable Lunar/Mars Habitat