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Salute to Space Magazine Features HHP's Research.

"A Salute To Space" magazine celebrated 10 years of the International Space Station in its November 2008 issue. The magazine featured an article detailing HHP's extensive research projects with NASA.

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 Below are some excerpts from the article, click to read the entire article (pdf)

Six HHP students have gone on to receive fellowships with NASA that further their careers in the space industry. In fact, many astronauts call UH their alma mater...

...Numerous HHP faculty bring their NASA expertise to research critical issues such as

  • monitoring of bone loss in astronauts following long space flights
  • testing of specially designed boots that counter motor control challenges in space
  • increasing effectiveness of space walks by redesigning the astronauts space suits