Scorpion: Development and Acquisition of Multifunctional Control-Measurement Device for Controlling the Environment of Scientific Experiments Inside a Pressurized Station (Scorpion) - 09.17.14
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Sponsoring Space Agency
Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos)
ISS Expedition Duration
March 2001 - April 2007
Previous ISS Missions
Development and testing of a multipurpose instrument for monitoring of intra-object environment and conditions of scientific experiments performance inside the station's pressurized compartments.
SKR-1 equipment for measuring environmental parameters in the pressurized compartment.
Mounting of apparatus and generation of operation information on environmental parameters in the pressurized compartments as regards micro-gravity, electromagnetic and radiation situation and climatic conditions. Providing performance of scientific and technical experiments in microbiology and engineering research as regards environment monitoring. Development tests of control algorithms of the environment monitoring system.
Borisov VV, Deshevaya EA, Grachov E, Grigoryan OP, Tchurilo I, Tsetlin VV. The " Scorpion" experiment onboard the International Space Station. Preliminary results. Advances in Space Research. 2003 Dec; 32(1): 2373-2378.
Ground Based Results Publications
Energia - Science Research on the ISS Russian Segment
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