LIFE SCIENCES: LIFE SUPPORT SYSTEMS STUDIES - IAuthor: R.M. Wheeler , Biomedical Operations Office, Mail Code JJ-G, NASA, John F. Kennedy Space Center, FL 32899, USA J.L. Garland , Dynamac Corporation, Mail Code DYN-3, NASA, John F. Kennedy Space Center, FL 32899, USA T.W. Tibbitts , Department of Horticulture, University of Wisconsin, 1575 Linden Drive, Madison, WI 53706-1590, USA S.S. Nielsen , Department of Food Science, Purdue University, 1160 Smith Hall, West Lafayette, IN 47907-1160, USA C.A. Mitchell , NASA Specialized Center of Research and Training (NSCORT) in Bioregenerative Life Support, Purdue University, 1165 Horticulture Building, West Lafayette, IN 47907-1165, USA
Publish date: February 1998
This publication contains 36 papers presented at four symposia during the Thirty-first COSPAR Scientific Assembly held in Birmingham, UK during 1996. Papers reflect the following symposia themes: life science support system studies; production, processing and waste recycling in a CELSS (Controlled Ecological Life Support System); biological effects of closure and recycling in a CELSS; nutrition and productivity for bioregenerative life support; integration of bioregenerative and physical/chemical processes for space life support systems. Findings presented in this volume will be a valuable resource for CELSS researchers for many years to come.