Development and production of the programmable space crystallizer
CSK-1C for the material research in Space (operational on board MIR
orbital laboratory from 1984 up to 2001). It was used for numerous
experiments within the INTERKOSMOS programme, EuroMIR'94 and EuroMIR'95
missions and others.
Establishment and operation the laboratory
for the ground-based preparation, realisation and scientific evaluation
of space experiments (International
Users Support Centre for Interkosmos
projects in materials sciences which also served for German experiment
TES in 1993-4).
CSK-1C furnace - astronauts Pedro Duque (Spain) and Ulf Merbold (Germany)
CSK-1C space furnace with the German astronaut Klaus-Pieter Flade (Project MIR'92) (Photo DLR, Germany)