Publications

TitleDateAuthorsPublication
Commissioning and Testing of Dusty Thermal Vacuum Chamber Designed for Lunar Environment Simulation11-1-2020Guadagno M, van Susante PAIAA ASCEND
Research results and prototype development and testing for water extraction from polyhydrated sulphate rock on Mars11-1-2020van Susante P, Allen JAIAA ASCEND
LOON–An Integrated Development Vision for the pre-2100 Lunar Industrial Town4-1-2020Montes J, Hudgins E, Cohen L, Schingler J, van Susante P, Lordos G, Cannon K, Barrett JPASCE
NASA Lunabotics Robotic Mining Competition: 10th Anniversary (2010-2019): Taxonomy and Technology Review4-1-2020Mueller R, van Susante P, Reiners E, Metzger PTASCE
Proper Sizing of Lunar and Mars ISRU Excavation Hardware4-1-2020van Susante PASCE
Providing Wired Power and Data in Lunar Permanently Shadowed Regions with Rover-Deployed Superconducting Tether4-1-2020Guadagno M, van Susante PASCE
The Snow Badger Mission Concept: Trenching for Ice with Humans and Robots4-1-2020Cannon KM, Mueller RP, Deutsch AN, Colaprete AC, Sowers G, Drever C, Li S, Secel J, van Susante P, Britt DTLunar Surface Science Workshop
Water Extraction from Rock Gypsum on Mars4-1-2020van Susante P, Allen J, Eisele T, Medici E, Foetisch MS, Fitzgerald Z,, Zacny KASCE
Water mining from rock gypsum on Mars10-1-2019van Susante P, Allen J, Eisele T, Medici E, Foetisch MS, Fitzgerald Z, Zacny K70th International Astronautical Congress
Water mining methods for the Moon and Mars10-1-2019van Susante P, Zacny K70th International Astronautical Congress
Proposed New Testing Facility for Cold and Operational Long Duration Testing of Lunar and Mars ISRU and Mobility7-1-2019van Susante P, Alger RLunar ISRU Workshop: "Developing a New Space Economy through Lunar Resources and their Utilization"
RedWater: Approach for Mining Water from Mars' Ice Deposits Buried 10s of Meters Deep7-1-2019Zacny K, Mank Z, Buchbinder M, Sabahi D, Hecht M, Putzig N, van Susante P Ninth International Conference on Mars
Lunar ISRU and design and sizing of regolith excavation & handling hardware6-1-2019van Susante PISDC
Poly-hydrated sulfate mining and water extraction on Mars; experimental results and system requirements6-1-2019van Susante P, Allen J, Eisele T, Medici E, Foetisch MS, Zacny K, Fitzgerald ZProceedings of the Space Resources Roundtable and Planetary and Terrestrial Mining Sciences Symposium
Environmental Constraints of Non-Mechanical Excavation of Water from Gypsum on the Martian Surface5-1-2019Bayani-Ahanger S, Medici EF, van Susante P, Eisele T, Allen JSInterpore 11th Annual Meeting
Gypsum and other evaporites as a potential source for water extraction on Mars: experimental update9-1-2018van Susante P, Allen J, Eisele T, Medici E, Zacny KAIAA Space Forum
Hard rock water jet mining, a novel method to extract water from poly-hydrated sulphates on Mars6-1-2018van Susante P, Allen J, Eisele T, Medici E, Zacny KSpace Resources Roundtable and Planetary and Terrestrial Mining Sciences Symposium
RedWater: Extraction of Water from Mars' Ice Deposits6-1-2018Zacny K, Hecht M, Putzig N, Sabahi D, van Susante PSpace Resources Roundtable and Planetary and Terrestrial Mining Sciences Symposium
Minerals from Space: Terrestrial and Extra-terrestrial Perspectives4-1-2018van Susante P, Gertsch LLASCE
Robotic Mars and Lunar Landing Pad Construction Using In-Situ Rocks4-1-2018van Susante P, Zacny K, Hedlund M, Atkinson J, Gelino N, Mueller RASCE
The Possible Strategic Significance of Mid-Latitude Ice Deposits to a Potential Future Human Mission to Mars9-1-2017Beaty DW, Hays LE, Davis R, Bussey B, Abbud-Madrid A, Boucher D, Gertsch L, Hoffman SJ, Kleinhenz J, Mueller R,, van Susante P, Whetsel C, Zbinden ESixth International Conference on Mars Polar Science and Exploration
Long Term Environmental Monitoring: Necessary Strategy and Integrated Technologies to Ensure Successful Science, Resource Utilization, and Planetary Protection during Human Exploration3-1-2017Bleacher JE, Conrad PG, Domagal-Goldman SD, Evans CA, Glavin GP, Glotch TD, Graff TG, Guzewich SD, Lewis R, Lupisella ML, McAdam A, Niles PB, Petro NE, Rogers AD, Skinner J, Stern JC, van Susante P, Trainer MG, Young KE, Bell MS, Hoffman SJ, Needham DH, Hays LE, Hurowitz JAPlanetary Science Vision 2050 workshop
Description of Water Resources on Mars that have the Potential to Become Reserves as Part of a Human Exploration Zone, The M-WIP Study, Part 16-1-2016Beaty D, Abbud-Madrid A, Boucher D, Bussey B, Davis R, Gertsch L, Hays L, Kleinhenz J, Meyer M, Moats M, Mueller R, Paz A, Suzuki N, van Susante P, Whetsel C, Zbinden ESpace Resources Roundtable and Planetary and Terrestrial Mining Sciences Symposium
Engineering Analysis of Candidate Ore Cases for ISRU Water Production on Mars: The M-WIP Study, Part 26-1-2016van Susante P, Abbud-Madrid A, Beaty D, Boucher D, Bussey B, Davis R, Gertsch L, Hays L, Kleinhenz J, Meyer M, Moats M, Mueller R, Paz A, Suzuki N, Whetsel C, Zbinden ESpace Resources Roundtable and Planetary and Terrestrial Mining Sciences Symposium
Engineering Sensitivities to Ore Characteristics for Water Resources on Mars and Implications for Resource Exploration Approaches: M-WIP Study, Part 36-1-2016Whetsel C, Abbud-Madrid A, Beaty DW, Boucher D, Bussey B, Davis R, Gertsch L, Hays L, Kleinhenz J, Meyer M, Moats M, Mueller R, Paz A, Suzuki N, van Susante P, Zbinden ESpace Resources Roundtable and Planetary and Terrestrial Mining Sciences Symposium
Successes and Challenges in Implementation and Running of the First ME-Practice Class in the 2nd Undergraduate Year as Part of a Curriculum Revision6-1-2016van Susante P, Barr NB, Blough J, De Clerck JP, Miller M, Miskioglu I, Odegard GMASEE
Earth & Space 2016 Conference Proceedings4-1-2016Malla R, Agui J, van Susante PASCE
Report of the Mars Water In-Situ Resource Utilization (ISRU) Planning (M-WIP) Study4-1-2016Abbud-Madrid A, Beaty DW, Boucher D, Bussey B, Davis R, Gertsch L, Hays LE, Kleinhenz J, Meyer MA, Moats M, Mueller RP, Paz A, Suzuki N, van Susante P, Whetsel C, Zbinden EANASA
Design, Test and Simulation of Lunar and Mars Landing Pad Soil Stabilization Built with In-Situ Rock Utilization1-1-2016van Susante P, Metzger PTEarth & Space 2016 Conference, ASCE
Environmental Dynamics of the EZ: A Measurement Priority for Science and Resource Exploration10-1-2015Conrad PG, Bleacher JE, van Susante PLanding Site/Exploration Zone Workshop for Human Missions to the surface of Mars
Using Direct Information Literacy Assessment to Improve Mechanical Engineering Student Learning - A Report on Rubric Analysis of Student Research Assignments6-1-2015Phillips M, Lucchesi S, van Susante PASEE
Curriculum Revision to Better Integrate Mechanical Engineering Science and Practice in the 2nd and 3rd Undergraduate Years1-1-2014Miller M, van Susante PASEE Annual Conference
Parametric Optimization and Prediction Software for Excavation and Prospecting Tasks1-1-2013Zacny K, Chu P, Paulsen G, Spring J, Hedlund M, Craft J, van Susante P, Mueller R, Galloway G, Mantovani JAIAA Space 2013 Conference and Exposition
A Review of Extra-Terrestrial Mining Robot Concepts1-1-2012Mueller RP, van Susante PEarth & Space 2012 conference, ASCE
Landing Pad Construction Rover Attachment Development1-1-2012van Susante PEarth & Space 2012 conference, ASCE
A Review of Lunar Regolith Excavation Robotic Device Prototypes1-1-2011Mueller RP, van Susante PAIAA Space 2011 conference
Case Studies in Application of System Engineering Practices to Capstone Projects1-1-2011Schmidt PL, Morris T, Zalewski J, Carmen CL, van Susante PASEE conference
Lunar Landing Pad Construction Technologies Mounted on Rovers1-1-2011van Susante P2nd Workshop on Lunar and Martian Plume Effects and Mitigation
Lunar Excavation Systems at the Colorado School of Mines10-1-2010Dreyer CB, van Susante PWorkshop for the Lunar Applications of Mining and Mineral Beneficiation
Influence of Rocking Motion on Vibratory Roller-Based Measurement of Soil Stiffness7-1-2010Facas NW, van Susante P, Mooney, MAJournal of Engineering Mechanics
Comparing Blade/Soil Interaction Models in a Matlab Program to Measurements of Forces to Push Narrow Rods Through Sand and Simulant Materials for Design of Extraterrestrial Soil Handling Machines6-1-2010King RH, van Susante P, Gefreh MFirst Joint Space Resources Roundtable and Planetary and Terrestrial Mining Sciences Symposium
Comparison of Lance Blade Data and Analytical Force Models6-1-2010King RH , van Susante P, Mueller RPFirst Joint Space Resources Roundtable and Planetary and Terrestrial Mining Sciences Symposium
Finite Element Method to Calculate Forces and Stresses on Blades Excavating Lunar Simulants6-1-2010van Susante P, King RHFirst Joint Space Resources Roundtable and Planetary and Terrestrial Mining Sciences Symposium
Lunar and Planetary Excavation Systems: Lessons Learned at the Colorado School of Mines6-1-2010van Susante P, Dreyer CBFirst Joint Space Resources Roundtable and Planetary and Terrestrial Mining Sciences Symposium
Analytical models and laboratory measurements of the soil-tool interaction force to push a narrow tool through JSC-1a lunar simulant and Ottawa sand at different cutting depths1-1-2010King, RH, van Susante P, Gefreh, MJournal of Terramechanics
Lunar and Planetary Excavation Prototype Development and Testing at the Colorado School of Mines1-1-2010van Susante P, Dreyer CBEarth and Space 2010, Engineering, Science, Construction, and Operations in Challenging Environments
Lunar Excavator Validation1-1-2009van Susante PEnergid Technologies Corporation
Nonlinear Lumped Parameter Modeling of Vibratory Roller Compactor8-1-2008van Susante P, Mooney MAJournal of Engineering Mechanics
In-Situ Geotechnical Measurement Evaluation – RESOLVE year 2 final report4-1-2008King RH , van Susante PNASA / CSM
A Cryogenic, Liquid-mirror Telescope on the Moon, to Study the Early Universe1-1-2008Angel RA, Worden SP, Borra EF, Eisenstein DJ, Foing B, Hickson P, Josset J-L, Ma KB, Seddiki O, Sivanadam S, Thibault S, van Susante PThe Astrophysical Journal
Final Report, NIAC Phase II, A Deepfield Infrared Observatory Near the Lunar Pole8-1-2007Angel RA, Worden SP, van Susante PNASA NIAC
MPED: An ISRU Bucket Ladder Excavator Demonstrator System7-1-2007Arbuckle D, Rodriguez G, Slane FA, Johnson L, van Susante P, Rodriguez JGNASA JSC
Geotechnical Properties of the JSC1-A Lunar Simulant6-1-2007King RH , van Susante PPTMSS
Lunar Frontier Transport System6-1-2007Pearson J, Wykes H, Levin E, Oldson J, Heiss K, van Susante PRutgers Symposium on Lunar Settlements
Intelligent Soil Compaction Systems, Interim Report2-1-2007Mooney MA, White DJ, van Susante PNCHRP Transportation Research Board of The National Academies
ISRU-Based Development of a Lunar Water Astroparticle Observatory10-1-2006Ignatiev A, Heiss K, van Susante PInternational Astronautical Conference
A lunar liquid mirror telescope (LLMT) for deep-field infrared observations near the lunar pole1-1-2006Angel R, Eisenstein D, Sivanandam S, Worden SP, Burge J, Borra E, Gosselin C, Seddiki O, Hickson P, Ma KB, Foing B, Josset JL, Thibault S, van Susante PSPIE
Development of a Lunar Water Astroparticle Observatory Using In Situ Resources1-1-2006Heiss K, Ignatiev A, van Susante PSpace Resources Roundtable VIII
Excavation System Comparison: Bucket Wheel vs Bucket Ladder1-1-2006Johnson LL, van Susante PSpace Resources Roundtable VIII
ISRU-Based Development of a Lunar Water Astroparticle Observatory1-1-2006Heiss K, Ignatiev A, van Susante PPTMSS 2006
Wave-propagation and lumped-mass modeling of a vibratory rigid drum on an elastic half-space1-1-2006van Susante P, Martin PA, Mooney MAUSNCTAM 2006
A condominium of observatories on the Moon, considerations of an integrated approach7-1-2005van Susante P, Heiss KJournal of the Washington Academy of Science
Modeling Vibratory Roller Compaction of Soil Using a Two-DOF Nonlinear Lumped Parameter Model1-1-2005Mooney MA, van Susante P, Chaghajerdi AMcMath 2005, Section 4 of Session 98: "Nonlinear Soil-Structure Interaction and Soil Dynamics: Testing and Simulation"
The Influence of Heterogeneity on Vibratory Roller Response1-1-2005Mooney MA, Rinehart RV, van Susante PGeoCongress 2006
Human aided construction of a large lunar telescope1-1-2004van Susante PCCACS, NASA
Economic Rationale for Lunar Exploration10-1-2003Blair B, van Susante PSpace Resources Roundtable V
Moon base design concepts for lunar exploration and resource utilization10-1-2003Mohanty S, Imhof B, van Susante P54th International Astronautical Congress of the International Astronautical Federation, the International Academy of Astronautics, and the International Institute of Space Law
European Lunar Base Concepts1-1-2003Mohanty S, Imhof B, van Susante PInternational Conference On Environmental Systems - Aerospace Architecture II: Habitats, Hardware, and Philosophy
Large Lunar Telescope Construction, An Example1-1-2003van Susante P ILC2003 / ILEWG 5
Lunar Propellants And "Gateway" Space Transportation Architectures1-1-2003Blair BR, Diaz J, van Susante PILC2003 / ILEWG 5
New Concepts for Permanently Manned Lunar Bases, Report of the Lunar Base Design Workshop, held in Noordwijk, The Netherlands from 10–21 June 20021-1-2003Imhof B, Mohanty S, Jurgen H, van Susante P, Volp JAIP
Study towards construction and operations of large lunar telescopes1-1-2003van Susante PAdvances in Space Research
Design and Construction of a Lunar South Pole Infrared Telescope (LSPIRT)10-1-2002van Susante P34th COSPAR Scientific Assembly, The Second World Space Congress
Lunar South Pole Infrared Telescope Facility10-1-2002van Susante PCOSPAR Scientific Assembly, The Second World Space Congress
Study towards construction and operations of large lunar telescopes10-1-2002van Susante P34th COSPAR Scientific Assembly, The Second World Space Congress
Lunar Base Design and Operation Study (LB-DAOS 1)6-1-2002Imhof B, Mohanty S, Rombaut HJ, van Susante P, Volp JEarth-Like Planets and Moons, Proceedings of the 36th ESLAB Symposium
Scenario description of the construction of a Lunar South Pole Infrared Telescope (LSPIRT)6-1-2002van Susante PEarth-like planets and moons, Proceedings of the 36th ESLAB Symposium
Design and construction of a lunar south pole infrared telescope1-1-2002van Susante PISDC 2002
Scenario Description of the Construction of a Lunar South Pole Infrared Telescope (LSPIRT)1-1-2002van Susante PSpace 2002 and Robotics 2002 conference
Study Towards Human Aided Construction of Large Lunar Telescopes1-1-2002van Susante PThe Moon Beyond 2002: Next Steps in Lunar Science and Exploration
Results and Recommendations from the International Conference on the Exploration and Utilisation of the Moon 4 (ICEUM4)3-1-2001Foing B H, Heather D J, Duke M, Racca G, Pieters C, Mizutani H, Galimov E, Dunkin S K, van Susante P, Frischauf N, Almeida M, Participants of Iceum432nd Annual Lunar and Planetary Science Conference
Design and construction study of a Lunar South Pole Infrared Telescope (LSPIRT)1-1-2001van Susante PTU-Delft and the European Space Agency
Lunar Explorers Society: Goals And Activities1-1-2001Foing B, van Susante P, Almeida M, Heather D, Duke M, Dunkin SEarth, Moon, and Planets, Vol 85/86, p 533-538, KLUWER
Outreach and Education from ESA's SMART-1 Mission to the Moon1-1-2001Heather DJ, Foing BH, van Susante P, Almeida M32nd Annual Lunar and Planetary Science Conference
The Highlights from ICEUM4, the 4th International Conference on the Exploration and Utilisation of the Moon1-1-2001Foing B H, Duke M, Galimov E, Mizutani H, Pieters C, Racca G, Heather D J, Frischauf N, van Susante P, Almeida MEarth, Moon, and Planets, Vol 85/86, p 533-538, KLUWER
Earthrise 1, building a stripmining base on the moon1-1-2000van Susante PSpace 2000 and Robotics 2000 Conference
Earthrise I, Design of a stripmining base on the Moon1-1-1999van Susante PTU-Delft Civil Engineering Project Education final report