July 1, 2016 NASA Tech Briefs - July 2016 - Vol. 40 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 Articles Products of Tomorrow: July 2016 NASA's Game-Changing Robotics Primer Stops Corrosion Without Requiring Rust Removal NASA’s Infrared Sensor Spots Near-Earth Asteroids Who's Who Dr. Patrick Fink, Chief Technologist, Wireless Communication Systems Branch, Johnson Space Center, Houston TX Application Briefs Machined Parts Accelerate Design Tests for NASA Tech Briefs Mechanics & Machinery Dust Tolerant Connectors Systems, Methods, and Apparatus of a Low-Conductance Silicon Micro-Leak for Mass Spectrometer Inlet In-Situ Load System for Calibrating and Validating Aerodynamic Properties of Scaled Aircraft in Ground-Based Aerospace Testing Applications High-Heat-Flux-Capable Boundary Layer Vortex Generator and Boundary Layer Transition Device GEMINI Stability Control for Reducing Pointing Jitter in CubeSats and Smallsats Piezoelectric-Actuated Rotary Ultrasonic Motor Materials Method for Exfoliation of Hexagonal Boron Nitride Sucrose-Treated Carbon Nanotube and Graphene Yarns and Sheets Method for Manufacturing a Thin Film Structural System Integrated Ceramic Matrix Composite-Carbon/Carbon Structures for Large Rocket Engine Nozzles and Nozzle Extensions Aromatic Thermosetting coPolyester (ATSP) Composites for High-Temperature and Cryogenic Applications Ultralow-Temperature-Operable Solid Propellant Binder Carbon Nanotube-Assisted Microwave Healing of Thermally Re-Mendable Composites Aluminoborosilicate Supplement for Thermal Protection of a Re-entrant Vehicle Processing and Manufacture of Inorganic-Organic Hybrid Syntactic Structural Cryogenic Insulator Software Method and Apparatus for Generating Flight-Optimizing Trajectories Systems, Methods, and Apparatus for Developing and Maintaining Evolving Systems with Software Product Lines Team Electronic Gameplay Combining Different Means of Control The K Development Language Mission Assurance Systems (MAS) Software Used for Engineering Data Sets Across NASA MATTC Method for Efficient Prediction of Boundary Layer Transition Google Earth Offline Cache Pre-loader v1 (GEOCP) Robustness Analysis and Robust Design of Uncertain Systems XDB3 Extension for Equality and Relational Operators Simulator for a Self-Stabilizing Synchronization Protocol for Arbitrary Digraphs Testing Encapsulation of Internet, DTN, and LTP Traffic over AOS Space Data Link Protocol Machinery & Automation Release of a Stuck Solar Array or Antenna Physical Sciences Foldable and Deployable Power Collection System Solid-State Ultracapacitor Bio-Medical Computer-Controlled Solid-State Lighting Assembly to Emulate Diurnal Cycle and Improve Circadian Rhythm Control Capillary Driven Microorganism Cultivation Platform for Human Life Support Device and Method for Healing Wounds Portable Acoustic Holography Systems for Therapeutic Ultrasound Sources Probiotic Therapy for Astronauts, and During Radiation Therapy Methods of Manufacturing Bioactive Gels from Extracellular Matrix Material Multi-Parameter Biodosimetric HemoDose Tools Soft-Tissue Emulsification Using a Mechanism of Ultrasonic Atomization Inside Gas or Vapor Cavities Test & Measurement Hermetic Seal Leak Detection Apparatus with Variable Size Test Chamber Extreme Low Frequency Acoustic Measurement System Low-Temperature Radiometer Lightweight Internal Device to Measure Tension in Hollow-Braided Cordage Improved Method to Quantify Leak Rates Flight Test System for Accurately Predicting Flutter TestEVAL Software to Assist in Mechanical Testing Technique to Measure Degradation of Submillimeter-Wave Spectrometer Response to Local Oscillator Phase Noise Electronics & Computers Polymer Nanofiber-Based Reversible Nano-Switch/Sensor Schottky Diode (nanoSSSD) Device Method of Fault Detection and Rerouting Metal Oxide Vertical Graphene Hybrid Supercapacitors Reconfigurable Drive Current System System and Method for Transferring Telemetry Data Between a Ground Station and a Control Center Aerospace System and Method for Aiding Pilot Preview, Rehearsal, Review, and Real-Time Visual Acquisition of Flight Mission Progress System, Apparatus, and Method for Pedal Control RapidScat Flight Software Achieving a Realistic Model of Flight Dynamics and Aeroelasticity of Flexible Aircraft AutoNav: Navigation Flight Software on a Smartphone Energy Method and Circuit for In-Situ Health Monitoring of Solar Cells in Space Double-acting Extremely Light Thermo-Acoustic (DELTA) Converter Chassis Short Mitigation and Characterization Technique for the Multi-Mission Radioisotope Thermoelectric Generator Products Products Product of the Month: July 2016 Product of the Month Photonics & Imaging Technology Briefs Smartphone Video Guidance Sensor A Smooth-Walled Feedhorn with Sub-30-dB Cross-Polarization Over a 30-Percent Bandwidth Partially Transparent Circular Mask to Suppress Narrowband Laser Light Characterizing Richness of Previously Unmapped Terrain and Estimating its Impact on Navigation Performance using 3D Range Sensors in Flight Large-Area, Polarization-Sensitive Bolometer for Multi-Mode Optics A Novel Orbiting Cloud Imager System for IR/UV/X-Ray Bands Applications Algorithm Helps Lunar Rover Move Through Clutter Ground Tactical Vision Comes Full-Circle Articles Using Optical Simulation Tools to Design 3D Printers Advanced Digital Microscopes Providing Simple Solutions to Common Microscopy Issues Products Transmission Electron Microscope High-Speed Cameras Laser-Based Light Engines Hyperspectral Camera 45 W LED Power Supplies Inspection System Industrial Camera Laser Modules for Harsh Environments CMOS Camera 2D Optical Measuring Device Rapid Alignment Mirror Mounts Laser Polishing View the discussion thread.