• Space Architecture Program Welcomes Nippon Foundation Chairman Yohei Sasakawa

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  • Falcon Heavy Rocket Will Be One Of Spacex’s Biggest Tests Yet: Olga Bannova Speaks With LA Times

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  • RASC-AL 2017 competition

    SICSA students are RASC-AL competition finalists

  • AIAA Human Spaceflight: Phobos Base Design Competition

    2016-2017 First Place winners

  • Genesis Single Person Spacecraft Interior Design Competition

    SICSA Students Win Superior Design Award

  • Ancile-Hab

    The Shield of Mars. SICSA team was one of ‘Top 30’ finalists of 3D-printed Habitat Challenge competition.

  • Space Exploration

    Modular Architecture for 0-G

  • Lunar Habitat

    Surface Habitat Concept

  • Space Exploration


  • The Expedition

    A Cislunar / Martian Orbiter

  • Deep Space Exploration

    Mission to Phobos and Deimos

  • Planetary Exploration

    Mars Surface Base

  • Extreme Environment

    Offshore Oil Rig Re-Purposing

  • Mars Transfer Vehicle

    Re-Configurable Building System


Houston's Spaceport is the winner of Deals of the Year Award
The winner of the Deal of the Year in the Economic Development category of 2015 is Houston Airport System's Houston Spaceport project. The...
Houston Airport System inks deal for Houston's Spaceport
NEW SICSA VIDEO featuring Apollo 11 Astronaut Buzz Aldrin talking about SICSA, space architecture and Houston!
NEW SICSA VIDEO featuring Apollo 11 Astronaut Buzz Aldrin talking about SICSA, space architecture and Houston! YOUTUBE LINK: https://youtu.be/...
Public seminar: Detecting Asteroids on a Collision Course with Earth
Former Houston NASA astronauts Rusty Schweickart (MIT Alum) and Ed Lu, who are founders of the B612 organization dedicated to detecting asteroids,...
Attention Students Applying for SICSA
Sasakawa International Center for Space Architecture has been moved to the Cullen College of Engineering. All applications must be submitted...
Spaceport in Houston - Update
A new article about developments in The Architect's Newspaper from March 12, 2014. "Boldly Go: the commercial space flight industry is...
Commercial spaceflight discussion and future spaceport in Houston
Two generations of SICSA's students Sam Ximenes and Nejc Trost are working together on a spaceport project in Houston. The proposal was unveiled...
Advertisment of Houston Spaceport project on Times Square, New York, NY.
University of Houston's College of Engineering on Space Architecture program
You can read the article and an interview with Prof. Larry Bell about Space Architecture program here: Shooting for the stars.
Larry Bell and Bonnie Dunbar discuss re-engineering space program in forbes.com column
University of Houston's College of Engineering featuring on its website: Read Larry Bell's full op-ed column, "A Discussion with...
63rd International Astronautical Congress - Naples 2012
Naples, Italy - This year two SICSA students and a faculty Olga Bannova presented technical papers at the IAC 63 in Naples. Last year graduate MS-...
Thomas Hockenberry
University of Houston SICSA graduate student, Abraham Chavez got first hand experience on how crew performance and productivity may be affected in a...