Welcome to The CASIS Request for Information

Utilization of Existing ISS Hyperspectral Imaging
for Commercial Product Development

RFI No. CASIS 2013-1 | RFI Issued October 12, 2012 | Due Date: November 12, 2012    

The Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS) is pleased to release this Request For Information (RFI) directed at commercial entities with potential business interests to utilize certain remote sensing instruments currently operating on the ISS for maritime hyperspectral imaging.  CASIS intends to ascertain the availability of individuals and organizations with an interest in developing commercial products and/or applications using imaging data derived from the ISS-based imaging platform.  Based on the interest received that may indicate commercial application, CASIS will issue a Request for Proposals (RFP) that will provide funding to initiate the development of commercial applications and/or products. 

Please follow the steps below to indicate your interest in utilizing the ISS for maritime hyperspectral imaging:

Download the PDF to review CASIS’ Request for Information:
Download the CASIS RFI
Please click the following link to find instructions to submit a White Paper in response to RFI No. CASIS 2013-1:
RFI Instructions - White Paper Submission
All submittals must be made in PDF format electronically and emailed to info@iss-casis.org. CASIS must receive White Papers by 5:00pm EST on November 12, 2012. 

CASIS encourages applicants to read the RFI before submitting white papers to ensure compliance
with required content
. We thank you for your interest in conducting research on the ISS!