December 1, 2013 NASA Tech Briefs - December 2013 - Vol. 37 No. 12 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 Articles Industry Roundtable: Analysis & Simulation Software 2013 Elemental Scanning Devices Authenticate Works of Art Speed2Design: A Chance of a Lifetime Who's Who Jim Lux, Task Manager, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA Application Briefs Cryogenic Supply System Protects Crews from Hazardous Gases NASA Selects “Game-Changing” Thermal Management Concept Air-Data System Detects Aircraft Icing Tech Briefs Mechanics & Machinery Temperature Considerations When Specifying LVDT Linear Position Sensors Electric Machine With Boosted Inductance to Stabilize Current Control Positive-Buoyancy Rover for Under Ice Mobility International Space Station- Based Electromagnetic Launcher for Space Science Payloads Information Sciences Data Quality Screening Service Software Scatter-Reducing Sounding Filtration Using a Genetic Algorithm and Mean Monthly Standard Deviation CFD Extraction Tool for TecPlot From DPLR Solutions RECOVIR Software for Identifying Viruses Enhanced Contact Graph Routing (ECGR) MACHETE Simulation Model Orbital Debris Engineering Model (ORDEM) v.3 Manufacturing & Prototyping Hermetic Seal Designs for Sample Return Sample Tubes Thermo-Mechanical Methodology for Stabilizing Shape Memory Alloy Response Silicon Alignment Pins: An Easy Way To Realize a Wafer-to-Wafer Alignment Advanced Hybrid Spacesuit Concept Featuring Integrated Open Loop and Closed Loop Ventilation Systems Electronics & Computers Microwave Kinetic Inductance Detector With Selective Polarization Coupling Flexible Microstrip Circuits for Superconducting Electronics High-Temperature, Distributed Control Using Custom CMOS ASICs Use of Highly Integrated Components in the Design of Small Gasoline Engine Controllers Products Products Product of the Month: the GEN3i Portable Data Recorder Thermal Night Vision Systems Microspectrometer Infrared Imaging Camera Engines Dual Inverted Selective Plane Illumination Microscope Vote for NASA Tech Briefs’ 19th Annual Readers’ Choice Awards USB-TO-SPI Bridge Chip Universal Emulation Configurator Mid-Range Oscilloscope Imaging Technology Articles 3D Visualization Technologies: Seeing a World of Opportunity Precision Electronics and Laser Optics Expand Thermal Applications Applications Ophthalmology Imaging: The Importance of Color Reproduction Products Multi-Touch Displays Lenses High-Speed Camera Frame Grabbers Vision System Thermal Cameras Camera Software Thermal Imaging System Wireless Surveillance Camera Machine Vision Camera Motion Control and Automation Technology Articles Optimizing Closed-Loop Control in Hydraulic Motion View the discussion thread.