Senior Scientist and Principal Investigator, Biomodel Performance Laboratory at NASA Ames Research Center in Silicon Valley

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Sharmila is working to understand the effects of the spaceflight environment on biology so that we are better able to respond to long duration missions in our solar system.

Sharmila will join a panel about the International Space Station and new technologies NASA is developing to sustain life in space, including how plants, animals, microbes and other organisms from Earth adapt to being in space.