Scientific Commission G: Materials Sciences in Space

Marc Avila (Germany), 2018 – 2022 (marc.avila – at –
Katharina Brinkert (UK), 2021 – 2024
Jeff Porter (Spain), 2018 – 2022
Taishi Yano (Japan), 2018 – 2022

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