Super Pressure Ballon - releveant links

Some background on super pressure:

NASA is leading quite a bit of research into balloons, specifically very long term duration. Here’s a paper from my notes:

Here are some key people leading the field that I’d like to connect with:

David Bowen
http://whitestarballoon.com/?p=516

https://ukhas.org.uk/projects:splat

https://ukhas.org.uk/ideas:super-pressure_balloon_skin_tension_calculations

Richard Meadows

https://www.richard.fish/

Potential IP / patent issues, we may need to get a license or something:

US20150266559A1 - Superpressure Balloon Envelope Cage Structure and Rigging Technique - Google Patents (super pressure balloon/envelope cage)

One of the key value propositions is being able to inexpensively return the payload for service/data recovery etc. Some links on that:

Parafoil return system

https://os.mbed.com/users/lhiggs/notebook/autonomous-parafoil-return-vehicle/

https://www.nps.edu/documents/106608270/107784480/Fields+-+Lower+Stratospheric+Deployment+Testing+of+a+Ram-Air+Parafoil+System.pdf/be8ab409-185b-495b-8a18-5546be31b288

https://my.nps.edu/web/adsc/pegasus?inheritRedirect=true

https://my.nps.edu/web/adsc/networking-snowflake-n

https://my.nps.edu/web/adsc/snowflake

etc (nps seems to be the main place this stuff is being researched)