November 1, 2014 NASA Tech Briefs - November 2014 - Vol. 38 No. 11 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 Products of Tomorrow: November 2014 Evaluating Electrically Insulating Epoxies 2014 Create the Future Design: Grand Prize Winner 2014 Create the Future Design: Aerospace & Defense Category Winner 2014 Create the Future Design: Machinery/Automation/Robotics Category Winner 2014 Create the Future Design: Automotive & Transportation Category Winner 2014 Create the Future Design: Consumer Products Category Winner 2014 Create the Future Design: Electronics Category Winner 2014 Create the Future Design: Medical Category Winner 2014 Create the Future Design: Sustainable Technologies Category Winner 2014 Create the Future Design Contest Who's Who Jeff Ding, Aerospace Welding Engineer, Marshall Space Flight Center, Huntsville, AL Application Briefs Integrated Data Acquisition and Measurement Hardware Tests New Launch System Tech Briefs Mechanics & Machinery Hydraulic High-Pressure Valve Controller Using the In Situ Pressure Difference Safely Testing Parachute-Based Extraction Systems Hybrid Gear Information Sciences Industrial Computed Tomography Inspects Parts in 3D System Health Monitoring Software Learns System Behavior from Data Detecting High Stress in Oral Interviews and Text Documents Titan Lake and Shore Sampler VLBI Antenna Calibration by GPS Predicting Heart Age Using Electrocardiography Machine Vision for High-Precision Volume Measurement in Levitated Materials Processing Lunar Mapper v1 Integrated and Automated Software Test Environment for JPL Software Defined Radio Time Series Product Tool (TSPT) Version 2.0 NASA Data Acquisition System (NDAS) Integrated Genomic and Proteomic Information Security Protocol Flight Processor Virtualization for Size, Weight, and Power Reduction Massively Parallel Dantzig-Wolfe Decomposition Applied to Traffic Flow Scheduling Mission Control Technologies (MCT) Manufacturing & Prototyping Design and Analysis of Metal-to-Composite Nozzle Extension Joints Modeling Laser Ablation and Plume Chemistry in a Boron Nitride Nanotube Production Rig Damage-Free Finishing of Silicon X-Ray Optics Using Magnetic Field-Assisted Finishing Smart Crucibles and Heat Pipes Bio-Medical Mobility Augmentation System Using Switchable Spring Mechanisms Electronics & Computers Technology-Independent RHBD Library Through Gate Array Approach Advanced Pulse Compression System and Testbed Quasi-Static Electric Field Generator Aerospace Flap Side Edge Liners for Airframe Noise Reduction GEO-CAPE Airborne Simulator (GCAS) Mars Science Laboratory Flight Software Airspace Concepts Evaluation System MAVEN Flight and Ground Software Prediction of Visual Acuity from Wavefront Aberrations Products Products Product of the Month: November 2014 Single Photon Counting Modules Photonics Tech Briefs Applications Ruggedized Displays Improve Automotive Safety Articles Industry Roundtable: Imaging Technology Products Product of the Month: Laser Illumination System >60 W Ultraviolet (UV) Laser Monolithic Light Engine Laser Diode Driver Green Laser Diode Modules ESD Protection For Laser Diodes Spectral Surface Mapping Software CMOS Video Camera Platform Sapphire Windows Thermal Chassis Camera Lighting Technology Briefs Quantum Dots Improve Colors on TV and Computer Screens Scientists Create Semiconductor Junction Only Three Atoms Thick Applications Solar Powered LEDs Offer Security to Mesa Residential Community LEDs Reduce Energy Consumption for Monte Carlo Resort’s Street of Dreams Articles State-of-the-Art Testing for LED Lamps and Luminaires Fluid Dispensing Solutions for LEDs Choosing the Right Circuit Protection for LEDs Products LED Solar Simulator Wireless Software Suite Light Controller LED Spot Lamp Research News Researchers Solve the Mystery of Efficiency Droop in LEDs Pyramid Scheme for Brighter Organic LEDs Could Produce Better Light Bulbs View the discussion thread.