Information Technology & Software


Briefs: Information Technology
Rigorous Antenna Noise Temperature Calculation Method for International Space Station Visiting Spacecraft

Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center, Houston, Texas

The temperature of the orbiting space station’s Sun-facing side could be up to 250...

Briefs: Information Technology
Recurring Anomaly Detection System (ReADS)

Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, California

NASA Engineering & Safety Center (NESC) subject matter experts analyze records in various International Space Station and shuttle databases to...

Briefs: Software
Method for Automatic Optimization of Yaw Maneuvers for Orbiting Space Vehicles

Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center, Houston, Texas

A new method for optimizing yaw attitude maneuvers on the International Space Station (ISS) was developed....

Briefs: Information Technology
Architecture Framework for Fault Management Assessment and Design

Marshall Space Flight Center, Alabama

Modern spacecraft, aircraft, and surface vehicles support complex science missions in harsh environments. These spacecraft and vehicles...

Briefs: Information Technology
Spacecraft Parameter Database Tool

Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Maryland

The GOES-R Program has requirements to maintain knowledge of the GOES-R satellite onboard memory contents, including managing general satellite operations...

Briefs: Electronics & Computers
Eliminating the Need for Payload-Specific Coupled Loads Analyses Without Mission Risk

Marshall Space Flight Center, Alabama

Amore efficient structural verification process for small satellites has been demonstrated. This new process...

Briefs: Information Technology
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...

Articles: Aerospace
Executive Perspectives: Internet of Things

Senior Vice President, Supplier
Management and Business Development
Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas
Phoenix, AZ

In a 1926 interview,...

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
Orion Heat Shield Thermal Mapping Tool

The Orion Heat Shield Mapping Tool collects data from a set of output files from various re-entry thermal response codes, interpolates the data, and maps the analysis code data onto a finely meshed finite...

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