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Dr.-Ing. Irene Lia Schlacht (PhD) is a researcher in Human Factors and Design for future innovations in extreme environments. She is coordinating the Extreme-Design.eu research group.
She has taken part as a crew member and principal experiment investigator in Moon and Mars mission simulations and ESA weightlessness missions.
She is a member of the IAASS Technical Committee for Human Factors & Performance for Safety, a Human Factors specialist for the German Aerospace Center (DLR), and the International Lunar Exploration Working Group (ILEWG) at ESA.