Interplanetary Initiative Lab

a space maker space


The Interplanetary Initiative lab is an interdisciplinary research and development workspace committed to innovation and discovery. We connect external partners with ASU students, faculty, and staff to produce solutions for space exploration and development.

We design, build and test space hardware and software to solve society's urgent space challenges.

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Welcome to a community for space hardware and software development! Learn more about our 6,800 square-foot lab.

Capabilities and Equipment:
Prototyping Space • Vacuum Testing • AV-Enabled Meeting Room • Electronics work statons • Ground Station • Collaborative Workspace • 3D Printers • Fume hood • Mechanical tools • Rooftop access •  Test Equipment • Clean Room  •  Secure Storage

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We offer ASU students the opportunity for hands-on experience working with cutting-edge space-industry technology. We will help you chart your career, pursue your research aspirations and grow your network.

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Corporate members

We form partnerships for research and development that drive innovation and benefit society. Together, we can produce rapid solutions to challenges in space exploration. 

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