July 1, 2013 NASA Tech Briefs - July 2013 - Vol. 37 No. 7 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 Thermal Management Technologies Keep Satellite Cool LIDAR System Enables Global Mapping of Carbon Sources Who's Who Lora Koenig, Glaciologist, Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD Articles Network Interface Links Sensor-Web Instruments Sensor-Web Experiments Advance Earth Science Spacesuit Materials Add Comfort to Undergarments Tech Briefs Physical Sciences Dielectrophoresis-Based Particle Sensor Using Nanoelectrode Arrays Global Shutter Imaging Multi-Dimensional Damage Detection for Surfaces and Structures Autonomous Cryogenic Leak Detector for Improving Launch Site Operations Submillimeter Planetary Atmospheric Chemistry Exploration Sounder Micro-XRF for In Situ Geological Exploration of Other Planets Hydrogen-Enhanced Lunar Oxygen Extraction and Storage Using Only Solar Power Miniaturized, High-Speed, Modulated X-Ray Source Uplift of Ionospheric Oxygen Ions During Extreme Magnetic Storms Hollow-Fiber Spacesuit Water Membrane Evaporator Recirculating 1-K-Pot for Pulse-Tube Cryostats Method for Processing Lunar Regolith Using Microwaves Manufacturing & Prototyping Silicon Micromachined Microlens Array for THz Antennas Method for Reduction of Silver Biocide Plating on Metal Surfaces Software ULTRA: Underwater Localization for Transit and Reconnaissance Autonomy SynGenics Optimization System (SynOptSys) CFD Script for Rapid TPS Damage Assessment radEq Add-On Module for CFD Solver Loci-CHEM Science Opportunity Analyzer (SOA) Version 8 Autonomous Byte Stream Randomizer Materials Differential Muon Tomography to Continuously Monitor Changes in the Composition of Subsurface Fluids Conductive Carbon Nanotube Inks for Use with Desktop Inkjet Printing Technology Enhanced Schapery Theory Software Development for Modeling Failure of Fiber-Reinforced Laminates High-Performance, Low-Temperature-Operating, Long-Lifetime Aerospace Lubricants Carbon Nanotube Microarrays Grown on Nanoflake Substrates Information Sciences Risk-Constrained Dynamic Programming for Optimal Mars Entry, Descent, and Landing Dynamic Server-Based KML Code Generator Method for Levelof-Detail Traversal of Geospatial Data Automated Planning of Science Products Based on Nadir Overflights and Alerts for Onboard and Ground Processing Distributed Engine Control Empirical/Analytical Verification Tools Linked Autonomous Interplanetary Satellite Orbit Navigation Deepak Condenser Model (DeCoM) Flight Software Math Library Scheduling Operations for Massive Heterogeneous Clusters Estimating the Backup Reaction Wheel Orientation Using Reaction Wheel Spin Rates Flight Telemetry from a Spacecraft Mechanics & Machinery Microgravity Drill and Anchor System Miga Aero Actuator and 2D Machined Mechanical Binary Latch Granular Media-Based Tunable Passive Vibration Suppressor Wells for In Situ Extraction of Volatiles from Regolith (WIEVR) Electronics & Computers Forward-Looking IED Detector Ground Penetrating Radar Battery Charge Equalizer with Transformer Array An Efficient, Highly Flexible Multi-Channel Digital Downconverter Architecture Fully Printed, Flexible, Phased Array Antenna for Lunar Surface Communication Dimmable Electronic Ballast for a Gas Discharge Lamp Products Product of the Month: The Lantronix® xSenso™ Controller Laser Cutting System 10 to 1000eV Spectrometer High-Speed 3D Laser Scanner Optical Fiber Fast Axis Collimators 45W UV Laser Photonics Tech Briefs LOGIN TO DOWNLOAD Subscribe to future issues. SUBSCRIBE Briefs High-Power Single-Mode 2.65-μm InGaAsSb/AlInGaAsSb Diode Lasers A Hybrid Fiber/Solid-State Regenerative Amplifier with Tunable Pulse Widths for Satellite Laser Ranging X-Ray Diffractive Optics Optical Device for Converting a Laser Beam Into Two Co-aligned but Oppositely Directed Beams Applications Using Adaptive Optics to Perform Deep-Tissue Cell Imaging Articles Using Vacuum Technology to Cool CCDs Lighting Technology LOGIN TO DOWNLOAD Subscribe to future issues. SUBSCRIBE Briefs Atomic-Scale Investigations Solve Key Puzzle of LED Efficiency Nanometer-Scale Material Can Speed Up and Squeeze Light Applications LED Technology Shines Light on Bay Bridge as Sustainable Art New Smart Lighting Sensor Solution Can Help Enable Smart Cities New LED Streetlight Design Curbs Light Pollution Articles Alternate Methods for Testing LED Tube Lights Adhesives for Optoelectronics Products LED Downlight Dimming Driver 35W T5 LED Driver Mid-Power LED Package 120/240 VAC Panel Mount LEDs LED Lighting Units Universal Lighting Controller LED-Downlight Reference Design Dual Color LED Light Bar Buck LED Controller IC 150 Watt Constant Voltage LED Driver Research News Army Explores Potential Of Light-Emitting Monolayers To Benefit Soldiers New Manufacturing Technique Could Lead to Brighter, Smarter, More Efficient LEDs Researchers Demonstrate New Way to Control Light in Semiconductor Nanocrystals View the discussion thread.