This concept was a project done with NASA JPL collaboration and review.

The design brief specified a sustainable design strategy considering the principles of ecology and life cycle assessment (LCA). Comprehensive research and experimentation were applied to design a product for the Mars mission in the year 2030. First, an LCA was completed for an existing similar tool to set a benchmark.

Download: Mitchell_DFS2LCAFIN.pdf

‍‍‍Download: Mitchell_SCHMITT.pdf‍‍‍

‍‍‍Download: Mitchell_TOOL.pdf