January 1, 2015 NASA Tech Briefs - January 2015 - Vol. 39 No. 1 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: January 2015 15 Questions to Ask About Circuit Protection for Wearable Electronics Brainwave Monitoring Software Helps Distracted Minds Who's Who Susan Draper, Materials Research Engineer, Glenn Research Center, Cleveland, OH Application Briefs Design and Analysis Software Ensures Safety of Launch Vehicle Structures Tiny Camera Lets NASA Inspection Tool “See” Tech Briefs Information Sciences Enhanced Project Management Tool Advanced Navigation Strategies for Asteroid Sample Return Missions Half-Cycle Crack Growth NASA Visualization Explorer Simple Safe Site Selection (S4) Algorithm Fast Classification Method for Multivariate Mixtures of Spectroscopic Responses Feature Database DRAT: A Distributed Release Audit Tool Materials High-Performance Polyimide Powder Coatings Selective Functionalization of Carbon Nanotubes Predictive Modeling of Corrosion Efficiencies and Toxicities Improving Foreign Object Damage Performance for 2D Woven Ceramic Matrix Composites Test & Measurement A Continuous-Flow, Microfluidic, Microwave-Assisted Chemical Reactor High-Resolution Data Acquisition System Enables Reliable Engine Parameter Measurements Guarded Flat Plate Insulation Test Cryostat Electronics & Computers PATTERNS: Panoptic Aspect Time Triggered Ethernet Robust Network Scheduler, Version 1.0 Electromagnetic Waves Transformed from a Coherent to a Quasi-Coherent Nature An Earth-Observing, Frequency-Agile Radar Receiver for RFI Mitigation Wireless Electrical Devices Using Floating Electrodes Sensors/Data Acquisition Magnetic Thermometer for High-Resolution 10-mK Scale Thermometry High-Temperature Ultrasonic Probe for In-Service Health Monitoring of Steam Pipes Low-Weight, Durable, Low-Cost Metal Rubber Sensor System for Ultra-Long-Duration Scientific Balloons Low-Power Charged Particle Counter for Space Radiation Monitoring Ground-to-Space Laser Calibration System Process-Hardened, Multi-Analyte Sensor for Characterizing Multiple Rocket Plume Constituents in a Test Environment Aerospace Web-Enabled and Automatic Ground Processing Infrastructure Servicing the UAVSAR Airborne Missions Variable-Sweep-Wing Aircraft Configuration Automated Table Lookup Solution Algorithm of the Optimal Powered Descent Guidance for Planetary Landing Head-Worn Display Concepts for Ground Operations for Commercial Aircraft Computation of Wing Deflection and Slope from Measured Strain Communications Automatic Dependent Surveillance Broadcast System for Traffic Situational Awareness E-Textile Antenna Tuning Stitches Protograph-Based LDPC Bit-Interleaved Coded Modulation Flight Imagery Recorder Locator (FIRLo) and High-Temperature Radome Multiparty Policy Negotiation Engine Products Products Product of the Month: January 2015 Photonics Tech Briefs Briefs Active Layer Optimization in Ultra-Thin, Surface-Parallel, Deformable Mirrors Monolithic Dual Telescope for Compact Biaxial Lidar Passive Aerosol Cloud Suite Applications Fabricating Custom Components from Stock Optics Articles Design of High-Brightness, Fiber-Coupled Diode Laser Modules SPIE Photonics West 2015 Preview Products Product of the Month: LED Light Engines for Large FOV Fluorescence Imaging Systems Low Viscosity, Two Component Epoxy CCD Image Sensor Thermal Imaging Core CCTV Lenses Fiber Optic Laser Source Modules AFM TERS Solution Imaging Sensor Targets Laser Optics Coatings Optical Measurement System 4 x 25G Lasers sCMOS Camera Solid-State Lasers High-Accuracy Galvo Scanner High-Speed Cameras Focus Module Developer’s Kit View the discussion thread.