October 1, 2016 NASA Tech Briefs - October 2016 - Vol. 40 No. 10 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 Seeing Closer and Clearer with NASA Imaging Technology Products of Tomorrow: October 2016 Who's Who Edward Chow, AUDREY Program Manager, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA Tech Briefs Mechanics & Machinery Jet Engine Exhaust Nozzle Flow Effector A Structural Joint with Multi-Axis Load Carrying Capacity Eddy-Current-Minimizing Flow Plug for Use in Flow Conditioning and Flow Metering Process for Forming a High-Temperature Single Crystal Preloader Compact Vibration Damper Fluidic Oscillator Array for Synchronized Oscillating Jet Generation Information Sciences Python Interface to T-Matrix Scattering Computations (PyTMatrix) Materials In-Situ Formation of Reinforcement Phases in Ultra-High- Temperature Ceramic Composites Multi-Phase Ceramic System Minimally Machined HoneySiC Panels and T300 HoneySiC Flexible Volumetric Structure Aeroplastic Composites Software System and Method for Space Utilization Optimization and Visualization Reducing Sensor and Readout Circuitry Noise in Digital Domain Using Reference Pixels Method and Software Tool for Evaluation and Automated Generation of Space Habitat Interior Layouts Airborne Wind Profiling Algorithm for Doppler Wind Lidar NETMARK Fast Search Test & Measurement Small-Body Testbed Photogrammetry System and Method for Determining Relative Motion Between Two Bodies Directed Design of Experiments for Validating Probability of Detection Capability of a Testing System Method and Apparatus for Measuring Surface Air Pressure HEIST Ironbird to Test Cutting-Edge Hybrid Electric Propulsion Technologies Saturn Net Flux Radiometer (SNFR) Applying the Dynamic Inertia Measurement Method to Full-Scale Aerospace Vehicles Modules for Inspection, Qualification, and Verification of Pressure Vessels Electronics & Computers An Apparatus and Method for Communication Over Power Lines A High-Efficiency Power Module Addendum of Self-Aligned Ion Implant to Design and Processing of SiC High-Temperature Transistors for Durable Operation Above 400 °C Method and Apparatus to Detect Wire Pathologies Near Crimped Connector Instrumentation Neutral Mounting of Whispering Gallery Mode Resonators for Suppression of Mechanical Frequency Fluctuations Magnetostrictive Pressure Regulating System Shape Sensing Using a Multi-Core Optical Fiber Having an Arbitrary Initial Shape in the Presence of Extrinsic Forces Magnetic and Raman-Based Method for Process Control During Fabrication of Carbon-Nanotube-Based Structures Energy Method of Forming Textured Silicon Substrate by Maskless Cryogenic Etching Fully Premixed, Low-Emission, High-Pressure, Multi-Fuel Burner Selenium Interlayer for High-Efficiency Multi-Junction Solar Cell Tethered Vehicle Control and Tracking System Preventing Cell-to-Cell Thermal Runaway in Lithium-Ion Battery Modules Products Products Product of the Month: October 2016 Machining Software Power Converters Power System Power Supplies Energy Device Power Distribution Boxes Power Modules Electronics Enclosures Smart Graphics Displays Digital Storage Oscilloscope Coin Cell Batteries 3D Printer Stages Slides Clutch-Brake Variable Frequency Drive Servomotors Linear Actuator Press Brake Encoder Modules Couplings Block Spindle Automated Measurement Cell Accelerometers Weldable Couplings and Collars Linear Guide Kit Actuators Automation Cables Precision Ball Screws Servo Drives Translation Stages Sensor Technology Articles Learning the "Keys" of IoT Security CryoFOSS Optical Sensor Offers Next-Level Liquid Measurement Applications NASA Sensor Supports Flexible Aircraft Design Products Solid State Relays Pressure Gauge Regulator Position Sensors Wireless Temperature Sensing System Sensor Diagnostics Transceiver Lidar Sensor Pressure Sensor Magnetic Sensors Pressure Sensors Humidity Sensor Motion Control and Automation Technology Articles Precision Robotics and Automation: Hexapods Advance Production Processes Applications Motor Controller Provides Custom Electronic Control Solution Products Electro-Hydraulic Motion Controller Grippers Servo Drives Hollow Shaft Encoder AC Drive Brush DC Mini Motors Positioning Controllers Fan Controller Position Sensors Feedback Cylinder Brake Variable-Speed Systems Modular Drives Motion Controller Permanent Magnet Motors Pneumatic Grippers Positioning Tables and Stages View the discussion thread.