Life Support for Space Systems
From 07 to 20 August, 2011 in Siberian State Aerospace University will be held International Summer School "Space Life Support Systems."
The Faculty of Machine Science and Mechatronics, the Institute of Computer Science and Telecommunications and the Research and Education Center "Closed Space Systems" of Siberian State Aerospace University provides a unique program for foreign students in the areas of variety of spacecrafts, fundamentals of automatic systems of spacecrafts, fundamentals of scientific and engineering creativity, physical fundamentals of space flights, substances and energy flows cycling, control theory, expert systems, fundamentals of artificial neural networks, image processing and analysis. It allows students to study the principles of closed space systems design and functioning; to observe small spacecrafts elements producing process; to explore deep space from the uniquely located observatory; to have an adventure around the Siberian Region; to feel the power of the full-flowing river Yenisei.
The program totals 126 hours or 3 academic credit units.
The language of instruction is English.
The program includes a variety of cultural activities. Students may enjoy visiting the experimental production base for creating small spacecrafts, the Training and Demonstration Center of Rocket-and-Space Equipment, the Flight Control Center, the Îbservatory, the Nature Reserve "Stolby", the Krasnoyarsk Hydroelectric Power Station, the Krasnoyarsk Regional Museum of Local Lore, as well as the house-museums of a famous Russian artist Vasily Surikov and a famous Russian writer Viktor Astafyev. Students will also have tour around the city of Krasnoyarsk getting to know its landmarks.
The program cost is 785 euro. This includes tuition, cultural program, accommodation, breakfast and dinner. Accommodation will be provided in the Krasmashevsky Sanatorium Sanatorium, which is near the university. Double rooms are available. Students may need about 150-200 euros to cover lunch expenses. Travel expenses are not included.
Ekaterina V. Shashkova
International Cooperation Department
phone: +7(391) 262-93-62, +79029160862
See also: Siberian State Aerospace University named after academician M.F. Reshetnev