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Applying Standard Interfaces to a Process-Control Language

 A method of applying open-operating-system standard interfaces to the NASA User Interface Language (UIL) has been devised.

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FastScript3D a Companion to Java 3D

FastScript3D is a computer program, written in the Java 3D™ programming language, that establishes an alternative language that helps users who lack expertise in Java 3D to use Java 3D for constructing three-dimensional (3D)-appearing graphics.

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Generating Mosaics of Astronomical Images

“Montage” is the name of a service of the National Virtual Observatory (NVO), and of software being developed to implement the service via the World Wide Web.

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Rover Sequencing and Visualization Program

The Rover Sequencing and Visualization Program (RSVP) is the software tool for use in the Mars Exploration Rover (MER) mission for planning rover operations and generating command sequences for accomplishing those operations.

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Software Template for Instruction in Mathematics

Intelligent Math Tutor (IMT) is a software system that serves as a template for creating software for teaching mathematics.

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Support for User Interfaces for Distributed Systems

An extensible Java™ software framework supports the construction and operation of graphical user interfaces (GUIs) for distributed computing systems typified by ground control systems that send commands to, and receive telemetric data from, spacecraft.

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Measuring Low-Order Aberrations in a Segmented Telescope

This algorithm requires less computation than prescription-retrieval algorithms do.

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