Furthering research, exploration, and the peaceful use of outer spacethrough international cooperation
Terms of Reference
Scientific experiments in materials and fluid sciences performed in space that utilize the physical conditions of space, mainly reduced gravity, for their objectives. The Commission reviews fundamental theoretical and experimental investigations which will yield significant new understanding in this field, recommends promising avenues for future research, and coordinates exchanges of information on scientific subjects.
Last update of terms of reference 12 September 2008
* (after officer term) = second and final term in the office indicated