NASA Daily ISS On-Orbit Status Report

NASA ISS On-Orbit Status 13 June 2013, SpaceRef

"New Status: Capillary Flow Experiment (CFE) Vane Gap-1: Flight Engineer (FE)-6 Nyberg completed the 8th of 11 planned test sessions. With ground direction, Nyberg used the CFE-2 vessel to observe fluid interface and critical wetting behavior in a cylindrical chamber with elliptic cross-section and an adjustable central perforated vane. CFE uses the low-gravity environment provided by the International Space Station to understand the special dynamics of capillary flow and will aid in the design of fluid transport systems on future spacecraft."

- SpaceRef Space Station Home - Previous ISS Status Reports

Marc's note: For those who don't know, SpaceRef has archived over 5,000 International Space Station reports over the last 11 years. You can access them from the links above. We post the report every day one is, generally late in the afternoon. You get the text report and usually at least one video.

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