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Roverroma

Dining experience for long-duration space travel

Initial research 

Looking at history of the space missions.

How food is consumed?

What is consumed?

How food is related to emotions of astronauts?

Food cycle in space

Food is relational

SECONDARY RESEARCH

WHERE

WHEN

HOW

WHAT

WHO

sensory deprivation

food is multisensorial experience

effects of how food is consumed in space

food packaging - scalping

how may we create something that cancels out scalping from food package?

smell is essential for flavor

smell and taste is correlated

food packaging - dehydrated and re-heat

condiments and sauces are used to flavor

utensils are closest to nose and mouth, attach smell infusion to the utensils

how to infuse smell instead of adding sauces and condiments?

Sketches

prototype

Thinking of material and motion to understand how food engulfs in zero g

how to avoid smell leakage ?

lack of utensils and framework for space specific equipment regarding food 

Finalising

creating final prototypes and creating a scenario for an instructional manual for using smell infused packaging and utensils

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