June 1, 2012 NASA Tech Briefs - June 2012 - Vol. 36 No. 6 Here are links to this issue's Features, Tech Briefs, Products and more. You can download the complete issue, LOGIN TO DOWNLOAD Don't have an account? Sign up here. Subscribe to future issues. SUBSCRIBE Inside this issue Supplements Features Application Briefs NASA Adopts Modeling and Simulation Software for Space Exploration Projects Thin-Film Tape Protects Mars Rover Wiring Rendering Software Helps NASA’s Conceptual Image Lab Bring Science to the Public Who's Who Who's Who at NASA: Jack Vieira, Range Project Manager Articles Changing How We Fly Aviation Technology Today and Tomorrow Bacteria Provide Cleanup of Oil Spills and Wastewater Tech Briefs Bio-Medical Hardy Bacterium Isolated From Two Geographically Distinct Spacecraft Assembly Cleanroom Facilities Loading, Release, Biodegradation, and Biocompatibility of a Nanovector Delivery System Physical Sciences Broad-Bandwidth FPGA-Based Digital Polyphase Spectrometer Integrated Laser Characterization, Data Acquisition, and Command and Control Test System Dual Double-Wedge Pseudo-Depolarizer With Anamorphic PSF Sample-Clock Phase-Control Feedback A Compact, High-Flux Cold Atom Beam Source Microgravity Passive Phase Separator Cavitating Jet Method and System for Oxygenation of Liquids 360° Camera Head for Unmanned Sea Surface Vehicles In Situ Potassium-Argon Geochronology Using Fluxed Fusion and a Double Spike Fiber-Optic Micrometeoroid/Orbital Debris Impact Detector System Nanostructure Secondary- Mirror Apodizing Mask for Transmitter Signal Suppression in a Duplex Telescope Advanced Fire Detector for Space Applications Manufacturing & Prototyping Single-Layer, All-Metal Patch Antenna Element With Wide Bandwidth Scanning Laser Infrared Molecular Spectrometer (SLIMS) Next-Generation Microshutter Arrays for Large-Format Imaging and Spectroscopy Software iGlobe Interactive Visualization and Analysis of Spatial Data Small Aircraft Data Distribution System Earth Science Datacasting v2.0 Security Data Warehouse Application Active Mirror Predictive and Requirements Verification Software (AMP-ReVS) Personal Computer Transport Analysis Program Navigation/Prop Software Suite Pressure Ratio to Thermal Environments Probabilistic Fatigue Damage Program (FATIG) ASCENT Program JPL Genesis and Rapid Intensification Processes (GRIP) Portal Data::Downloader Fault Tolerance Middleware for a Multi-Core System DspaceOgreTerrain 3D Terrain Visualization Tool Trick Simulation Environment 07 Water Detection Based on Color Variation Geometric Reasoning for Automated Planning Materials Three-Dimensional Porous Particles Composed of Curved, Two-Dimensional, Nano-Sized Layers for Li-Ion Batteries Enhanced-Adhesion Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes on Titanium Substrates for Stray Light Control Detection of Carbon Monoxide Using Polymer-Composite Films With a Porphyrin-Functionalized Polypyrrole Ultra-Lightweight Nanocomposite Foams and Sandwich Structures for Space Structure Applications Information Sciences Algorithm for Compressing Time-Series Data Onboard Science and Applications Algorithm for Hyperspectral Data Reduction Sampling Technique for Robust Odorant Detection Based on MIT RealNose Data Rapid Process to Generate Beam Envelopes for Optical System Analysis High-Performance, Multi-Node File Copies and Checksums for Clustered File Systems Space Operations Learning Center Facebook Application Stiffness and Damping Coefficient Estimation of Compliant Surface Gas Bearings for Oil-Free Turbomachinery Sampling and Reconstruction of the Pupil and Electric Field for Phase Retrieval Rotorcraft Diagnostics Recursive Branching Simulated Annealing Algorithm Method for Pre-Conditioning a Measured Surface Height Map for Model Validation Semiconductors & ICs Thermally Resilient, Broadband Optical Absorber From UV to IR Derived From Carbon Nanostructures Verilog-A Device Models for Cryogenic Temperature Operation of Bulk Silicon CMOS Devices Electronics & Computers High-Voltage, Low-Power BNC Feedthrough Terminator Dichroic Filter for Separating W-Band and Ka-Band Hardware Implementation of Lossless Adaptive Compression of Data From a Hyperspectral Imager SpaceCube Mini Radiation-Hard SpaceWire/Gigabit Ethernet-Compatible Transponder Products DT9862S Imaging Technology LOGIN TO DOWNLOAD Subscribe to future issues. SUBSCRIBE Articles Camera Trends 2012: Speed, Resolution, and Software Products Imaging Module GigE-Compatible Camera Microscope Color Camera Power Over Ethernet (PoE) Cameras High-Speed Camera System Motion Control and Automation Technology LOGIN TO DOWNLOAD Subscribe to future issues. SUBSCRIBE Articles Influence of Position Measurement on Accuracy in 5-Axis Machining Applications New Automotive Test Bench Concept Eliminates Gyrating Mass Products Servo Drives Magnetic Encoder Accelerometer Actuators Brushless Motors Digital Servo Drive Acceleration Sensors Digital Torquemeter Servo Motor Servo Drive Torque Limiters Flow-Regulating Valve Motion Control Systems Stepping Motor Motor Control IC Topics: View the discussion thread.