Information Technology & Software

Briefs: Software
Moon Tours Android

NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California

This Android app provides a native interface to the Lunar Mapping and Modeling Portal’s (LMMP) lunar data archive and analysis tools. It complements the iOS app...

Briefs: Information Technology
The Advanced Data Analytics Platform (ADAPT): Concept, Design, Architecture, and Operation

Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Maryland

NASA scientists are uniquely positioned to research and understand the processes affecting the...

Briefs: Information Technology
Distributed User Interface Management System for Interactive Collaborative Environments

The Ground Systems Development and Operations (GSDO) Smart Firing Room Project aims to create a firing room using cutting-edge technologies of today that are...

Briefs: Information Technology
Design Reference Mission Tool for Exoplanet Starshade Mission Study

This approach is nearly optimal for each observational tier.

NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California

The Design Reference Mission...

Briefs: Information Technology
Front End Data System (FEDS) Version 10.0

Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Maryland

In traditional missions at NASA, ground systems were normally custom-built for each project. Additionally, there would be separate ground systems...

Briefs: Information Technology
Link Complexity Scheduling Algorithm

NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California

NASA’s Deep Space Network (DSN) provides communication and other services for planetary exploration for both NASA and international users. The...

Briefs: Software
Advanced Numerical Integration Techniques for High-Fidelity SDE Spacecraft Simulation

Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Maryland

Simulation study is an integral part of the validation of navigation algorithms for spacecraft. While it...

Briefs: Information Technology
Launch Environment Water Flow Simulations Using Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics

One of the crucial ground structures employed at the launch pad during the Space Shuttle program is the rainbird nozzle system, whose primary objective is to suppress...

Briefs: Information Technology
The Space Station Modulator: A Configurable Surface Mesh Geometry Model for Aeroscience Analyses

Computational manipulation with solid bodies is improving ISS aeroscience analyses.

Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center, Houston,...

Briefs: Information Technology
Submersible Phase Change Float Sizing

NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California

This software allows sizing of submersibles powered by hydraulic generators that are pressurized by ocean thermal gradients at various depths....

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