Determining Mission Effects of Equipment Failures

  title={Determining Mission Effects of Equipment Failures},
  author={Paul Henry Morris and Minh Binh Do and Robert S. McCann and Liljana Spirkovska and Mark Schwabacher and Jeremy D. Frank and Vijaykumar Baskaran},
NASA plans call for long duration deep space missions with human crews. Because of lighttime delay and other considerations, increased autonomy is needed. Crews on next-generation missions will likely be small, perhaps with as few as four members. A small crew is not likely to possess the full range of expertise needed to deal with unexpected failures and anomalies. Applied artificial intelligence technologies have developed decision support tools with the potential to fill the gap, but these… 

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