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ICES 2014

44th International Conference on Environmental Systems

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Registration for the 44th International Conference on Environmental Systems is now open:

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Date and Location

July 13-17, 2014

Tucson Marriott University Park
880 East Second Street
Tucson, Arizona 85719 U.S.A.




Important Dates

Conference Hotel Rate and Registration

ICES: Standard Group Block

ICES: Government Block

Parking is available at a discounted rate of $9 per day.

Wi-Fi is complementary in guest rooms with registration.

Event Due Date
Call for Abstracts Announced
September 1, 2013
Abstract Deadline November 18, 2013
Author Notification December 10, 2013
Draft Manuscript Deadline

ICES Paper Template

How to Submit a Paper
for an Accepted Abstract

Paper Submission Website
March 10, 2014
Final Manuscript Deadline May 16, 2014
ICES Student Poster Competition
Abstract Deadline
June 1, 2014


The 44th International Conference on Environmental Systems (ICES) will be held in Tucson, Arizona at the Tucson Marriott University Park on July 13–17. The conference is organized by members of the AIAA Life Sciences and Systems Technical Committee and Space Environmental Systems Program Committee, AIChE Environmental Systems Committee, ASME Crew Systems Technical Committee, and ICES International Committee. The conference will cover numerous topics relating to humans living and working in hostile environments including: aerospace human factors, environmental control and life support, system technologies, environmental monitoring and controls, planetary protection, EVA system technology, life sciences, planetary habitats and systems, and thermal control systems for both manned and unmanned vehicles. The conference is open to participants from any nation, academics, government, and industry organizations. The conference is composed of 4 days of 30–minute technical presentations and student poster competition. The conference has a no podium/no paper and no paper/no podium policies.

Contact Information


Texas Tech University
Paragon Space Development Corporation
UTC Aerospace Systems
European Space Agency

For general questions you can contact us at ices.ce@ttu.edu or feel free to contact any steering committee member.

Steering Committee

General Chair
Chang Son The Boeing Company
Vice Chair
Wes Ousley Genesis Engineering Solutions, LLC
Grant Anderson Paragon Space Development Corporation
Jeff Farmer NASA Marshall Space Flight Center
Matthias Holzwarth Astrium Space Technology
Andrew Jackson Texas Tech University
Tom Leimkuehler Paragon Space Development Corporation
Tim Nalette United Technologies Aerospace Systems
Amy Ross NASA Johnson Space Center