Second International Conference “Heat Pipes for Space Application” (2HPSA)
Dear colleagues and friends!
Organizing Committee of the Second International Conference “Heat Pipes for Space Application (2HPSA)” invites you to take part in the work of the Conference to be held in Moscow, Russia on September 15-19, 2014.
The First International Conference “Heat Pipes for Space Application (1HPSA)” was held in Moscow in September 2009. 94 heat pipe specialists from 11 countries took part in the 1HPSA. There were presented 58 papers.
2HPSA will be held under support of Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos), Government of Moscow region, Administration of the city of Khimky and at the initiative of Heat Pipe Center of Roscomos. The Partners of the Conference are leading manufacturers of the heat pipes for space application.
We expect that Russian and foreign heat pipe designers and manufacturers, leaders of thermal control departments of different Russian and foreign companies will take part in the work of the Conference. We expect that up to 150 specialists from Russia, Byelorussia, Ukraine, Spain, Germany, France, Great Britain, USA, Canada, Brazil, Israel, India, China, Japan and other countries will take part in the Second HPSA.
Main goals of the Conference are:
- Extend cooperation between designers of thermal control systems and manufacturers of units for such systems;
- Coordinate investigations of units developed on base of heat pipes between different countries and companies, specify main problems in heat pipes development taking into account current needs for thermal control systems;
- Ensure wide experience exchange in the field of heat pipes application for spacecrafts;
- Draw together system approaches to designing and testing of units developed on base of heat pipes application.
Main language of the conference is English.
To simplify your discussions with Russian colleagues we will invite interpreters.
Oral presentations of papers, posters and exhibition of books and participants products, cultural program will be held during the Conference.
The papers to be presented on the Conference will be selected by International Scientific Committee.
Brochure with abstracts of papers and CD ROM with all the papers to be presented on the Conference will be handed to the participants before starting of the Conference.
The participants accommodation will be arranged in the hotel “Planernoye” and health center “Nightingale Grove”. Delivery of participants to the place of the conference holding will be arranged by buses. There will be arranged meeting and dispatch of the conference participants.