Architecture for Astronauts: An Activity-based Approach by Sandra Häuplik-Meusburger

By Sandra Häuplik-Meusburger

Living and dealing in extra-terrestrial habitats ability being probably susceptible to very harsh environmental, social, and mental stipulations. With the stringent technical requisites for release cars and delivery into area, a truly tight framework for the production of liveable house is determined. those constraints bring about a really difficult “partnership” among the habitat and the inhabitant.

This booklet is the results of gaining knowledge of the interface among humans, house and items in an extra-terrestrial surroundings. The evaluate of extra-terrestrial habitats compared to the user’s viewpoint results in a brand new framework, evaluating those structures from the perspective of human job. it may be used as reference or as conceptual framework for the aim of evaluate. It additionally summarizes correct human-related layout instructions. The paintings is addressed to architects and architects in addition to engineers.

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The Saturn V hydrogen tank was converted into a big two-storey living and working space. It was the 14m Orbital Workshop Module, which had been A: 54 the largest living and working space ever constructed for a space station. The industrial designer Raymond Loewy gave a large input to the design of the orbital workstation. Eight habitability studies were conducted under his supervision. His positive influence on the interior design is expressed in a letter from 1974 by Dr. ” (Loewy, 1980 p. 206) B: Apollo Telescope Mount (ATM) Solar Observation Unpressurized section with scientific payloads and attitude control components (credit A: NASA; B: NASA, adapted by the author, source: Skylab News Reference (March 1973)) Figure B shows the main elements of the space station: the Orbital Workshop (OWS), the Multiple Docking Adapter (MDA), The Apollo Telescope Mount (ATM), solar wings and the docked Apollo Command and Service Module.

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