EP-107 Skylab: A Guidebook

 

[228-232] CHAPTER VIII: Listing of Skylab Experiments

 

 

Number

Title

Location on Skylab

Principal Investigator

Manned Mission

Responsibility

1

2

3

.

.

Solar Studies

.

S020

Ultraviolet and X-Ray Solar Photography

OWS

Dr. R. Tousey, U.S. Naval Research Laboratory

.

X

X

JSC

S052

White-Light Coronagraph

ATM

Dr. R. MacQueen, High Altitude Observatory

X

X

X

MSFC

S054

X-Ray Spectrographic Telescope

ATM

Dr. R. Giacconi, American Science and Engineering Corp. Acting: Dr. G. Vaiana

X

X

X

MSFC

S055

UV Scanning Polychromator Spectroheliometer

ATM

Dr. L. Goldberg, Kitt Peak National Observatory. Acting: Dr. E. Reeves, Harvard College Observatory.

X

X

X

MSFC

S056

X-Ray Telescope

ATM

J. E. Milligan, MSFC

X

X

X

MSFC

S082A

Extreme UV Spectroheliograph

ATM

Dr. R. Tousey, U.S. Naval Research Laboratory

X

X

X

MSFC

S082B

Ultraviolet Spectrograph

ATM

Dr. R. Tousey, U.S. Naval Research Laboratory

X

X

X

MSFC

.

.

Stellar Astronomy

.

S019

UV Stellar Astronomy

OWS

Dr. K G. Henize, JSC

X

X

.

JSC

S150

Galactic X-Ray Mapping

IU

Dr. W. L. Kraushaar, University of Wisconsin

.

.

X

MSFC

S183

UV Panorama Telescope

OWS

Dr. G. Courtes, Laboratoire d'Astronomie Spatiale, France

X

X

.

MSFC

.

.

Space Physics

.

S009

Nuclear Emulsion Package

MDA

Dr. M. M. Shapiro, U.S. Naval Research Laboratory

X

.

.

MSFC

S063

UV Airglow Horizon Photography

OWS

Dr. D. M. Packer, U.S. Naval Research Laboratory

X

.

.

JSC

S073

Gegenschein and Zodiacal Light

OWS

Dr. J. L. Weinberg, Dudley Observatory

X

X

X

MSFC

S149

Micrometeoroid Particle Collection

OWS

Dr. C. L. Hemenway, Dudley Observatory

X

X

X

JSC

S228

Transuranic Cosmic Rays

OWS

Dr. P. B. Price, University of California at Berkeley

X

X

X

MSFC

S230

Magnetospheric Particle Composition

ATM

Dr, D. L. Lind, JSC, and Dr. Johannes Geiss, University of Bern, Switzerland.

X

X

X

MSFC

.

.

Earth Resources Experiments

.

S19OA

Multispectral Photographic Cameras

MDA

K. Demel, Project Scientist, JSC

X

X

X

JSC

S190B

Earth Terrain Camera

OWS

K. Demel, Project Scientist, JSC

X

X

X

JSC

S191

Infrared Spectrometer

MDA

Dr. T. L. Barnett, JSC

X

X

X

JSC

S192

Multispectral Scanner

MDA

Dr. C. K. Korb, JSC

X

X

X

JSC

S193

Microwave Radiometer/Scatterometer and Altimeter

MDA

D. E. Evans, JSC

X

X

X

JSC

S194

L-Band Radiometer

MDA

D. E. Evans, JSC

X

X

X

JSC

Number

Title

Location on Skylab

Principal Investigator

Manned Mission

Responsibility

1

2

3

.

.

Life Sciences Projects

.

M071

Mineral Balance

OWS

G. D. Whedon, M.D., National Institutes of Health, and L. Lutwak, M.D., Cornell University

X

X

X

JSC

M073

Bioassay of Body Fluids

OWS

Dr. C. S. Leach, JSC

X

X

X

JSC

M074

Specimen Mass Measurement

OWS

W. E. Thornton, M.D., JSC, and J. W. Ord, Col., Medical Corps, Clark AFB

X

X

X

JSC

M078

Bone Mineral Measurement

None

J. M. Vogel, M.D., U.S. Public Health Service Hospital, San Francisco, and Dr. J. R. Cameron, University of Wisconsin Medical Center

(Preflight and posflight)

JSC

M092

Lower Body Negative Pressure Device

OWS

 

R.L. Johnson, M.D., JSC, and J.W. Ord, Col.,Medical Corps, Clark AFB.

X

X

X

JSC

M093

Vectorcardiogram

OWS

N. W. Allebach, M.D., USN Aerospace Medical Institute, and R. F. Smith, M.D., School of Medicine, Vanderbilt University

X

X

X

JSC

M111

Cytogenic Studies of the Blood

None

L. H. Lockhart, M.D., University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, and P. C. Gooch, Brown and Root-Northrop.

(Preflight and postflight)

JSC

M112

Man's Immunity In-Vitro Aspects

OWS

S. E. Ritzmann, M.D., and W. C. Levin, M.D., both of University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston.

X

X

X

JSC

M113

Blood Volume arid Red Cell Life Span

OWS

P. C. Johnson M.D., Baylor University College of Medicine

X

X

X

JSC

M114

Red Blood Cell Metabolism

OWS

C. E. Mengel, M.D., University of Missouri, School of Medicine

X

X

X

JSC

M115

Special Hematological Effects

OWS

Dr. S. L. Kimsey and C. L. Fischer, M.D., JSC

X

X

X

JSC

M131

Human Vestibular Function

OWS

A. Graybiel, M D., and Dr. E. F. Miller, both of USN Aerospace Medical Institute.

X

X

.

JSC

M133

Sleep Monitoring

OWS

J. D. Frost, Jr., M.D., Baylor University College of Medicine

X

X

.

JSC

M151

Time and Motion Study

OWS

Dr. J. F. Kubis, Fordham University and Dr. E. J. McLaughlin, NASA Hq. OMSF.

X

X

X

JSC

M171

Metabolic Activity

OWS

E L. Michel and Dr. J. A. Rummel, JSC

X

X

X

JSC

M172

Body Mass Measurement

OWS

W. E. Thornton, M.D., JSC

X

X

X

JSC

S015

Effect of Zero-Gravity on Single Human Cells

CM

P. 0. Montgomery, M.D., and Dr. J. Paul, both of University of Texas Southwestern Medical School at Dallas.

X

.

.

JSC

S071

Circadian Rhythm, Pocket Mice

CSM

Dr. R. G. Lindberg, Northrop Corporation Laboratories

.

X

.

ARC

S072

Circadian Rhythm, Vinegar Gnats

CSM

Dr. C S. Pittendrigh, Stanford University

.

X

.

ARC

.

.

Material Science & Manufacturing in Space

.

M479

Zero-Gravity Flammability

MDA

J. H Kimzey, JSC

.

.

X

MFSC

M512

Materials Processing Facility

MDA

P. G. Parks, MSFC

X

.

X

MSFC

(M551)

Metals Melting

MDA

R. M. Poorman, MSFC

X

.

.

MSFC

(M552)

Exothermic Brazing

MDA

J. Williams, MSFC

X

.

.

MSFC

(M553)

Sphere Forming

MDA

E. A. Hasemeyer, MSFC

X

.

.

MSFC

(M555)

Gallium Arsenide Crystal Growth

MDA

Dr. M. Rubenstein, Westinghouse Electric Corporation

X

.

.

MSFC

M518

Multipurpose Electric Furnace System

MDA

A. Boese, MSFC (Project Engineer)

.

.

X

MSFC

(M556)

Vapor Growth of II-VI Compounds

MDA

Dr. H. Wiedemeir, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

.

.

X

MSFC

(M557)

Immiscible Alloy Compositions

MDA

J. Reger, Thompson Ramo Wooldridge

.

.

X

MSFC

(M558)

Radioactive Tracer Diffusion

MDA

Dr. T. Ukanwa

.

.

X

MSFC

(M559)

Microsegregation in Germanium

MDA

Dr. F. Padovani, Texas Instruments

.

.

X

MSFC

(M560)

Growth of Spherical Crystals

MDA

Dr. H. Walter, University of Alabama in Huntsville

.

.

X

MSFC

(M561)

Whisker-Reinforced Composites

MDA

Dr. T. Kawada, National Research Institute for Metals, Japan

.

.

X

MSFC

(M562)

Indium Antimonide Crystals

MDA

Dr. H. Gatos, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

.

.

X

MSFC

(M563)

Mixed III-V Crystal Growth

MDA

Dr. W. Wilcox, University of Southern California, Los Angeles

.

.

X

MSFC

(M564)

Halide Eutectics

MDA

Dr. A. Yue, University of California at Los Angeles

.

.

X

MSFC

(M5B5)

Silver Grids Melted in Space

MDA

Dr. A. Deruythere, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium

.

.

X

MSFC

(M566)

Copper-Aluminum Eutectic

MDA

E. Hasemeyer, MSFC

.

.

X

MSFC

Number

Title

Location on Skylab

Principal Investigator

Manned mission

Responsibility

1

2

3

.

.

Zero-Gravity Systems Studies

.

M487

Habitability/Crew Quarters

OWS

C. C. Johnson, JSC

X

X

X

MSFC

M509

Astronaut Maneuvering Equipment

OWS

Maj. C. E. Whitsett, Jr., USAF Space & Missile Systems Organization.

.

X

X

JSC

M516

Crew-Activities arid Maintenance Study

OWS

R. L. Bond, JSC

X

X

X

JSC

T002

Manual Navigation Sightings

OWS

R. J. Randle, ARC

.

X

X

ARC

T013

Crew/Vehicle Disturbance

OWS

B. A. Conway, LaRC

.

X

.

LaRC

T020

Foot-Controlled Maneuvering Unit

OWS

D. E. Hewes, LaRC

.

X

X

LaRC

.

.

Spacecraft Environment

.

D008

Radiation in Spacecraft

CM

Capt. A. D. Grimm, USAF, Kirtland Air Force Base

X

.

.

AF, JSC

D024

Thermal Control Coatings

AM

Dr. W. Lehn, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base

X

.

.

AF, JSC

M415

Thermal Control Coatings

IU

E. C. McKannan, MSFC

X

.

.

MSFC

T003

Inflight Aerosol Analysis

OWS

Dr. W. Z. Leavitt, Department of Transportation

X

X

X

MSFC

T025

Coronagraph Contamination Measurements

OWS

Dr. M. Greenberg, Dudley Observatory

X

X

X

JSC

T027

ATM Contamination Measurements

OWS

Dr. J. A. Muscari, Martin-Marietta Corporation

X

X

X

MSFC

.

.

Skylab Student Project

Secondary School Student Winners

.

ED11

Absorption of Radiant Heat in the Earth's Atmosphere.

None

J. B. Zmolek, Oshkosh, Wisconsin

X

X

X

MSFC

ED12

Space Observation and Prediction of Volcanic Eruptions.

None

T. A. Crites, Kent, Washington

X

X

X

MSFC

ED21

Photography of Libration Clouds

None

A. Hopfield, Princeton, New Jersey

.

X

.

MSFC

ED22

Possible Confirmation of Objects within Mercury's Orbit.

None

D. C. Bochsler, Silverton, Oregon .

X

X

X

MSFC

ED23

Spectrography of Selected Quasars

None

J. C. Hamilton, Aiea, Hawaii

X

.

.

MSFC

ED24

X-Ray Content in Assoeiation with Stellar Spectral Classes

None

J.W.Reihs, BatonRouge, Louisiana

.

.

X

MSFC

ED25

X-Ray Emission from the Planet Jupiter

None

J. L. Leventhal, Berkeley, California

.

X

.

MSFC

ED26

A Search for Pulsars in Ultraviolet Wavelengths

None

N. W. Shannon, Atlanta, Georgia

X

.

.

MSFC

ED31

Behavior of Bacteria and Bacterial Spores in the Skylab Space Environments

OWS

R. L. Staehle, Rochester, New York

X

.

.

MSFC

ED32

As In-Vitro Study of Selected Isolated Immune Phenomena

OWS

T. A. Meister, Jackson Heights, New York

.

X

.

MSFC

ED41

A Quantitative Measure of Motor Sensory Performance During Prolonged Flight in Zero-g Gravity

OWS

K. L. Jackson, Houston, Texas

.

.

X

MSFC

ED52

Web Formation in Zero Gravity

OWS

J. S. Miles, Lexington, Massachusetts

.

X

.

MSFC

ED61

Plant Growth in Zero Gravity

OWS

J. G. Wordekemper, West Point, Nebraska

.

.

X

MSFC

ED62

Phototropic Orientation of an Embryo Plant in Zero Gravity

OWS

D. W. Schlack, Downey, California

.

.

X

MSFC

ED63

Cytoplasmic Streaming in Zero Gravity

OWS

C. A. Peltz, Littleton, Colorado

.

X

.

MSFC

ED72

Capillary Action Studies in a State of Free Fall

OWS

R. G. Johnson, St. Paul, Minnesota

.

.

X

MSFC

ED74

Zero Gravity Mass Measurement

OWS

V. W. Converse, Rockford, Illinois

.

X

.

MSFC

ED76

Earth Orbital Neutron Analysis

OWS

T. C. Quist, San Antonio, Texas

X

X

X

MSFC

ED78

Wave Motion Through a Liquid in Zero Gravity

OWS

W.B.Dunlap, Youngstown, Ohio

.

.

X

MSFC

 

AF- Air Force.

ARC- Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, Calif.

LaRC- Langley Research Center, Hampton, Va.

JSC- Johnson Space Center, Houston, Tex.

MSFC- Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville, Ala.