Published on June 7, 2016

IAC 2015 - Winners of the interactive presentation competition

The IAF is pleased to announce the award recipients of the 2015 IAF Distinguished Service Award.

Congralutations to:

Science and Exploration

  • Name : Kateryna Aheieva
  • Country : Japan
  • Presentation Title : Dorbit system based on Vacuum Arc Thruster for micro satellite
  • Video

Applications and Operations

  • Name : Kavya K. Manyapu
  • Country : United States
  • Presentation Title : Feasibility of Multi-Technology Integration Strategy for Dust Mitigation of Planetary Spacesuits


  • Name : Eran Rosenthal
  • Country : Israel
  • Presentation Title : Useful alternative parameterization of an orbital state vector with application to formations of LEO satellites


  • Name : Rui Li
  • Country : China
  • Presentation Title : Optimum Open-Loop Actuator Design of High Stability Pointing Mechanisms for High Precision Remote Sensing Satellites
  • Video

Space and Society

  • Name : Silvia Ciccarelli
  • Country : Italy
  • Presentation Title : Public-private partnerships to develop new applications from space resource utilisation: the case of green air experiments on board the ISS