Description: Professor Ramón Ganigué shows the delegation of astronauts around the brand new lab of the ‘Center for Microbial Ecology and Technology’. In this lab of UGENT research is done within the framework of the European MELiSSA project. The final goal of MELiSSA is an efficient and closed selfsupport system that astronauts will need on extended space journeys. Scientific institutes all over the world are working on this efficiency within the different modules of MELiSSA.
Public: Ghent University Bio-engineers, Students of ‘Master of Space Studies’, MELiSSA researchers. (not a public event)
Partners: Ghent University, Faculty of Bio-engineers