June 1, 2013 NASA Tech Briefs - June 2013 - Vol. 37 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 Battery Pack Powers NASA Rocket Launch Radioisotope System Keeps Mars Rover Moving Cryogenic Turbines Aid NASA’s Morpheus Lander Who's Who Huy Tran, Deputy Director, Aeronautics Directorate, Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, CA Articles NASA Announces 2012 Inventions of the Year Digital Picture Technology Connects Sports Teams with Fans A New American Space Age Tech Briefs Physical Sciences Cloud Absorption Radiometer Autonomous Navigation System — CANS Hyperspectral Imager-Tracker Simple Laser Communications Terminal for Downlink From Earth Orbit at Rates Exceeding 10 Gb/s Environmental Qualification of a Single- Crystal Silicon Mirror for Spaceflight Use Multi-Pass Quadrupole Mass Analyzer Lunar Sulfur Capture System Qualification of UHF Antenna for Extreme Martian Thermal Environments Planar Superconducting Millimeter-Wave/Terahertz Channelizing Filter Manufacturing & Prototyping Phase Change Material Thermal Power Generator The Thermal Hogan — A Means of Surviving the Lunar Night Micromachined Active Magnetic Regenerator for Low- Temperature Magnetic Coolers Software Web Application Software for Ground Operations Planning Database (GOPDb) Management Application Program Interface for the Orion Aerodynamics Database Ensemble Eclipse: A Process for Prefab Development Environment for the Ensemble Project Space Operations Learning Center (SOLC) iPhone/iPad Application ISS Live! Software to Compare NPP HDF5 Data Files Materials Nano-Ceramic Coated Plastics Preparation of a Bimetal Using Mechanical Alloying for Environmental or Industrial Use Phase Change Material for Temperature Control of Imager or Sounder on GOES Type Satellites in GEO Information Sciences Software Method for Computed Tomography Cylinder Data Unwrapping, Re-slicing, and Analysis Discrete Data Qualification System and Method Comprising Noise Series Fault Detection Modeling the Behavior of a Polymer Electrolyte Membrane within a Fuel Cell Semi-Supervised Eigenbasis Novelty Detection Translating MAPGEN to ASPEN for MER Mechanics & Machinery Dual-Compartment Inflatable Suitlock Piezoelectrically Initiated Pyrotechnic Igniter Folding Elastic Thermal Surface — FETS Genesis Ultrapure Water Megasonic Wafer Spin Cleaner Modular Connector Keying Concept Electronics & Computers Compact Radar Transceiver With Included Calibration Software Defined Radio With Parallelized Software Architecture Products EMCCD With Enhanced UV Response Diode Lasers Optical Chopper/Shutter Tunable Light Sources Product of the Month: the Model 3330 G-Logger Imaging Technology LOGIN TO DOWNLOAD Subscribe to future issues. SUBSCRIBE Briefs Planetary Data Systems (PDS) Imaging Node Atlas II Automatic Calibration of an Airborne Imaging System to an Inertial Navigation Unit Support Routines for In Situ Image Processing Articles Flexible’ Machine Vision: Sensors, Lenses, and Software Pixel-Scale Coated Sensors Bring Multispectral Imaging to New Users Applications Rugged IP-Based Video Surveillance System Keeps Taipei Trains Moving Products Frame Grabbers Spherical Imaging System Frame Grabbers Imaging Objectives Infrared Camera 3D Machine Vision Inspection 3D Machine Vision Camera Camera Board CMOS/CCD Camera PoE Switch Motion Control and Automation Technology LOGIN TO DOWNLOAD Subscribe to future issues. SUBSCRIBE Articles Linear Guide Systems Streamline Aircraft Seat Assembly and Operation Applications Custom Drive System Helps Mercedes-Benz Reduce Draft in Convertibles Products Slide Control Platform Inclination Sensors Coupler Brake Rotary Actuator Slotless Motor Servo Controller Actuator Linear Motors Position Switches Rotary Position Sensor Vibration Isolator Rotary Position Sensors Linear Servo Actuator Controllers Cartesian Robot AC Vector Drives Lens Actuator Gear Reducer View the discussion thread.