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Allegrini, F., D.J. McComas, D.T. Young, J.-J. Berthelier, J. Covinhes, J.-M. Illiano, J.-F. Riou, H.O. Funsten and R.W. Harper. “Energy Loss of 1-50 keV H, He, C, N, O, Ne, and Ar Ions Transmitted Through Thin Carbon Foils.” Review of Scientific Instruments, no. 77, 044501, April 2006.

Andre, N., A.M. Rymer, A.J. Coates, H.J. McAndrews, G.R. Lewis, L.K. Gilbert, E.C. Sittler, M.F. Thomsen, T.W. Hill, F.J. Crary, J.L. Burch and D.T. Young. “Plasma Dynamics in the Outer Magnetosphere of Saturn.” Geophysical Research Abstracts, European Geophysical Union (EGU) 8, no. 05212. Vienna, Austria, April 2006.

Andre, N., E.C. Sittler, M. Blanc, J.L. Burch, A.J. Coates, F.J. Crary, J. Goldstein, T.W. Hill, K.K. Khurana, N. Krupp, D.T. Young, et al. “Plasma Transport Signatures at Saturn Observed During Cassini Inbound Orbit Insertion.” Geophysical Research Abstracts, EGU 8, no. 05212. Vienna, Austria, April 2006.

Benke, R.R., B.E. Hill and D.M. Hooper. “Fluvial Redistribution of Contaminated Tephra: Description of an Abstracted Model.” Proceedings of the 11th International High-Level Radioactive Waste Management Conference (IHLRWM), Las Vegas, Nev. April–May 2006 American Nuclear Society (2006): 958–962.

Benke, R.R. and M.D. Waters. “Consequence Sensitivity Analyses for a Risk-Informed Review of a Preclosure Safety Analysis.” Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Management. Paper PSAM-0440 New Orleans. M.G. Stamatelatos and H.S. Blackman, editors. New York, N.Y: ASME Press. May 2006.

Bertucci, C., F. Neubauer, M.K. Dougherty, C. Mazelle, J.E. Wahlund, E. Sittler, A.J. Coates, D.T. Young, A. Law and C.T. Russell. “The Structure of the Magnetic Pileup Boundary of Titan from Cassini Observations.” Geophysical Research Abstracts, EGU 8, no. 05212. Vienna, Austria. April 2006.

Blanc, M., N. Andre, S. Maurice, E. Pallier, T.I. Gombosi, K.C. Hansen, D.T. Young, F.J. Crary, S.J. Bolton, D. Santos Costa, et al. “Plasma Regions and Plasma Boundaries in Saturn’s Magnetosphere: A Multi-Instrument Overview from the First Orbits.” Geophysical Research Abstracts, EGU 8, no. 05212. Vienna, Austria, April 2006.

Bouhram, M., R.E. Johnson, M. Blanc, N. Andre, S. Maurice, E. Pallier, T.I. Gombosi, K.C. Hansen, D.T. Young, et al. “A Model of the Neutral and Plasma Tori Around Saturn’s A and B Rings.” Geophysical Research Abstracts, EGU 8, no. 05212. Vienna, Austria, April 2006.

Bredbenner, T.L. and D.T. Davy. “The Effect of Damage on the Viscoelastic Behavior of Human Vertebral Trabecular Bone.” Journal of Biomechanical Engineering 128, no. 4, (August 2006): 473–480.

Brinkfeldt, K., H. Gunell, P.C. Brandt, S. Barabash, R.A. Frahm, J.D. Winningham, E. Kallio, M. Holmström, Y. Futaana, A. Ekenbäck, R. Lundin, H. Andersson, M. Yamauchi, A. Grigoriev, J.R. Sharber, J.R. Scherrer, et al. “First ENA Observations at Mars: Solar Wind ENAs on the Night Side.” Icarus, 182 (2006): 439–447.

Burch, J.L., J. Goldstein, D.T. Young, F.J. Crary, A.J. Coates, W.F. Kurth and M.K. Dougherty. “Current Systems Associated with Local Plasma Injections in Saturn’s Magnetosphere.” Geophysical Research Abstracts, EGU 8, no. 05212. Vienna, Austria (April 2006): Abstract no. EGU06-A-03140.

Carlsson, E., A. Fedorov, S. Barabash, E. Budnik, A. Grigoriev, H. Gunell, H. Nilsson, J.A. Sauvaud, R. Lundin, Y. Futaana, M. Holmström, H. Andersson, M. Yamauchi, J.D. Winningham, R.A. Frahm, J.R. Sharber, J.R. Scherrer, et al. “Mass Composition of the Escaping Plasma at Mars.” Icarus, 182 (2006): 320–328.

Chan, K.S. and M.P. Enright. “Probabilistic Micromechanical Modeling of Fatigue Life Variability in an Alpha + Beta Ti-alloy.” Metallurgical Transactions A, (2005): 36(10), 2,621–2,631.

Chan, K.S., H. Ji, X. Wang, S.J. Hudak Jr. and B.R. Lanning. “Mechanical Properties and Interface Toughness of FeCo Thin Films on Ti-6Al-4V.” Materials Science and Engineering A, no. 422 (2006): 298–308.

Chan, K.S., S.J. Hudak Jr., B.R. Lanning, C.E. Smith, A. Veit and G.M. Light. “Durability of FeCo Thin Films on Ti-6Al-4V.” Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A, no. 37A (2006) 1,443–1,457.

Chan, K.S., Y.M. Pan and Y.D. Lee. “Computation of Ni-Cr Phase Diagram via a Combined First-Principles Quantum Mechanical and CALPHAD Approach.” Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A, no. 37A (2006): 2,039–2,050.

Chou, Y.M., R.L. Mason and J.C. Young. “The SPRT Control Chart for Standard Deviation Based on Individual Observations.” Quality Technology and Quantitative Management, no. 3, (September 2006): 335–345.

Coates, A.J., F.J. Crary, T.W. Hill, K. Szego, Z. Bebesi, A. Eviatar and D.T. Young. “Plasma Structure During the 26 December Titan Encounter: Electron Results.” Geophysical Research Abstracts, EGU 8, no. 05212.  Vienna, Austria, April 2006: Abstract no. EGU06-A-07513.

Crary, F.J., A.J. Coates, A. Eviatar, T.W. Hill, R.E. Johnson, K. Szego and D.T. Young. “Ion Flows and Composition in Titan’s Wake: Ion Measurements from the December 26 Encounter.” Geophysical Research Abstracts, EGU 8, no. 05212. Vienna, Austria, April 2006.

Crary, F.J., R. Goldstein, D. Reisenfeld, E.C. Sittler, H.T. Smith and D.T. Young. “The Composition of Saturn’s Magnetosphere.” EOS Transactions, AGU 86, no. 52. San Francisco, (December 2005): Abstract no. P51E-02.

Crary, F.J., R. Goldstein, T.W. Hill, M.F. Thomsen, R.L. Tokar, H.T. Smith and D.T. Young. “Plasma Conditions and Composition Away from Enceladus.” EOS Transactions, AGU 86, no. 52. San Francisco, (December 2005): Abstract no. P43A-0961.

Crifo, J.-F., S. Rodionov, K. Szego, T. Hill and J.H. Waite. “A 3-D Gas Dynamical Model of the Neutral Gas Environment of Enceladus.” EOS Transactions, AGU 86, no. 52. San Francisco. December 2005: Abstract no. P11B-0122.

Dasgupta, B., G.R. Adams, R.R. Benke, R.K. Johnson and M. Waters. “Safety Assessment Tool Developed for Nuclear Fuel Handling Facilities. Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Management, New Orleans. Edited by M.G. Stamatelatos and H.S. Blackman, New York, N.Y.: American Society of Mechanical Engineers Press. (May 2006): Paper PSAM0436.

Desai, M.I., G.M. Mason, R.E. Gold, S.M. Krimigis, C.M.S. Cohen, R.A. Mewaldt, J.E. Mazur and J.R. Dwyer. “Heavy Ion Abundances in Large Solar Energetic Particle Events.” Paper presented at the 2006 Joint Assembly Spring Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, Baltimore, EOS Transactions. AGU, 87(36), Joint Assembly Supplement, SH43B-04, 2006.

Dinwiddie, C.L., K.K. Bradbury, R.N. McGinnis, R.W. Fedors and D.A. Ferrill. “Fault Zone Deformation Overprints Permeability of Nonwelded Ignimbrite: Chalk Cove Fault, Bishop Tuff, Bishop, California.” Vadose Zone Journal, no. 5, (May 2006): 610–627.

Dubinin, E., J.D. Winningham, M. Fränz, J. Woch, R. Lundin, S. Barabash, A. Fedorov, R.A. Frahm, J.R. Sharber, A.J. Coates, N. Krupp, et al. “Solar Wind Plasma Protrusion into the Martian Magnetosphere: ASPERA-3 Observations.” Icarus, 182, 343–349, 2006.

Dubinin, E., R. Lundin, M. Fränz, J. Woch, S. Barabash, A. Fedorov, J.D. Winningham, N. Krupp, J.A. Sauvaud, M. Holmström, H. Andersson, M. Yamauchi, A. Grigoriev, J.-J. Thocaven, R.A. Frahm, J.R. Sharber, et al. “Electric Fields Within the Martian Magnetosphere and Ion Extraction: ASPERA-3 Observations.” Icarus, 182, 337–342, 2006.

Enright, M.P. and L.J. Huyse. “Methodology for Probabilistic Life Prediction of Multiple Anomaly Materials.” Paper AIAA-2005-2213, 46th American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Structures, Structural Dynamics, and Materials Conference, Austin, Texas, April 2006.

Enright, M.P. and L.J. Huyse. “Methodology for Probabilistic Life Prediction of Multiple Anomaly Materials,” AIAA Journal, 44, no. 4 (2006): 787–793.

Enright, M.P., H.R. Millwater and L.J. Huyse. “Adaptive Optimal Sampling Methodology for Reliability Prediction of Series Systems.” AIAA Journal, 44, no. 3 (2006): 523–528.

Enright, M.P., L.J. Huyse and R.C. McClung. “Fracture Mechanics-Based Probabilistic Life Prediction of Components with Large Numbers of Inherent Material Anomalies.” Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Structural Safety and Reliability (ICOSSAR), Rome Italy. June 2005: 601–607.

Enright, M.P., R.C. McClung and L.J. Huyse. “A Probabilistic Framework for Risk Prediction of Engine Components with Inherent and Induced Material Anomalies.” Paper GT2005-68982, Proceedings of the 50th ASME International Gas Turbine & Aeroengine Technical Congress, Reno, Nev., June 2005.

Enright, M.P., R.C. McClung and S.J. Hudak. “Nonparametric Risk Assessment of Gas Turbine Engine Usage.” Paper AIAA-2005-49448, 47th AIAA Structures, Structural Dynamics, and Materials Conference, Newport, R.I., May 2006.

Enright, M.P., R.C. McClung, S.J. Hudak and H.R. Millwater. “Application of Nonparametric Methods to Rainflow Stress Density Estimation of Gas Turbine Engine Usage.” Paper GT2006-90780, Proceedings of the 51st ASME International Gas Turbine & Aeroengine Technical Congress, Barcelona, Spain, May 2006.

Enright, M.P., R.C. McClung, S.J. Hudak and W.L. Francis. “Probabilistic Treatment of Crack Formation and Growth for Gas Turbine Engine Materials.” Paper GT2006-90813, Proceedings of the 51st ASME International Gas Turbine & Aeroengine Technical Congress, Barcelona, Spain, May 2006.

Enright, M.P., S.J. Hudak, R.C. McClung and H.R. Millwater. “Application of Probabilistic Fracture Mechanics to Prognosis of Aircraft Engine Components.” AIAA Journal, 44, no. 2 (2006): 311–316.

Eviatar, A., H.T. Smith, R.E. Johnson, R. Goldstein, D.T. Young and E.C. Sittler. “Where Has All the Nitrogen Gone?” EOS Transactions, AGU 86, no. 52., San Francisco, December 2005: Abstract no. P43A-0944.

Fedorov, A., E. Budnik, J.A. Sauvaud, C. Mazelle, S. Barabash, R. Lundin, M. Acuna, M. Holmström, A. Grigoriev, M. Yamauchi, H. Andersson, J.-J. Thocaven, J.D. Winningham, R. Frahm, J.R. Sharber, J.R. Scherrer, et al. “Structure of the Martian Wake.” Icarus, 182 (2006): 329–336.

Ferrill, D.A., M. Necsoiu and K.J. Smart. “Earthquake-Induced Ground-Rupture Mapping with InSAR-Derived Displacement Gradiometry.” EOS Transactions AGU Fall Meeting Supplemental, Abstract S51D-1042, San Francisco, December 2005.

Frahm, R.A., J.D. Winningham, J.R. Sharber, J.R. Scherrer, S.J. Jeffers, A.J. Coates, D.R. Linder, D.O. Kataria, R. Lundin, S. Barabash, et al. “Carbon Dioxide Photoelectron Energy Peaks at Mars.” Icarus, 182 (2006): 371–382.

Fränz, M., J.D. Winningham, E. Dubinin, E. Roussos, J. Woch, S. Barabash, R. Lundin, M. Holmström, H. Andersson, M. Yamauchi, A. Grigoriev, R.A. Frahm, J.R. Sharber, J.R. Scherrer, et al. “Plasma Intrusion Above Mars Crustal Fields-Mars Express ASPERA-3 Observations.” Icarus, 182 (2006): 406–412.

Futaana, Y., S. Barabash, A. Grigoriev, M. Holmström, E. Kallio, P. C:son Brandt, H. Gunell, K. Brinkfeldt, R. Lundin, H. Andersson, M. Yamauchi, S. McKenna-Lawlor, J.D. Winningham, R.A. Frahm, J.R. Sharber, J.R. Scherrer, et al. “First ENA Observations at Mars: Subsolar ENA Jet.” Icarus, 182 (2006): 413–423, and “First ENA Observations at Mars: ENA Emissions from the Martian Upper Atmosphere.” Icarus, 182 (2006): 424–430.

Goldstein, R., J. Berthelier, M. Bouhram, A.J. Coates, F.J. Crary, A. Eviatar, W.F. Huebner, M. Shapirio, H.T. Smith and D.T. Young. “Plasma Composition Near Enceladus.” EOS Transactions, AGU 86, no. 52. San Francisco (December 2005): Abstract no. P52A-03.

Gosling, J.T., S. Eriksson, R.M. Skoug, D.J. McComas and R.J. Forsyth. “Petschek-Type Reconnection Exhausts in the Solar Wind Well Beyond 1 AU: Ulysses.” Astrophysical Journal, 644 (June 2006): 613–621.

Green, R.T. and S.L. Painter. “Thermohydrological Model Uncertainty Reduction Using Physical Analog Models.” Proceedings of the 11th IHLRWM Conference, Las Vegas, Nev. May 2006: 638–645.

Grimm, R.E., E. Heggy, S. Clifford, C.L. Dinwiddie, R.N. McGinnis and D. Farrell. “Absorption and Scattering in Ground-Penetrating Radar: Analysis of the Bishop Tuff.” Journal of Geophysical Research — Planets, no. 111 (June 2006): E06S02, doi:10.1029/2005JE002619.

Grossman, C.J., B.W. Leslie, T.J. McCartin, S. Mohanty, O. Pensado and F.P. Bertetti. “Risk Insights for Use in the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s Program for the Potential Yucca Mountain Repository.” Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Management. New Orleans, May 2006. Edited by M.G. Stamatelatos and H.S. Blackman, ASME Press, May 2006.

Gunell, H., K. Brinkfeldt, M. Holmström, P.C:son Brandt, S. Barabash, E. Kallio, A. Ekenbäck, Y. Futaana, R. Lundin, H. Andersson, M. Yamauchi, A. Grigoriev, J.D. Winningham, R.A. Frahm, J.R. Sharber, J.R. Scherrer, et al. “First ENA Observations at Mars: Charge Exchange ENAs Produced in the Magnetosheath.” Icarus, 182 (2006): 431–438.

Hartle, R.E., E.C. Sittler Jr., M.H. Burger, M. Shappirio, R.E. Johnson, H.T. Smith, D. Reisenfeld, C. Bertucci, F.M. Neubauer and D.T. Young. “Composition of Pickup Ions at Titan Observed by the Cassini Plasma Spectrometer.” Geophysical Research Abstracts, EGU 8, no. 05212. Vienna, Austria, April 2006.

Hartle, R.E., E.C. Sittler Jr., F.M. Neubauer, R.E. Johnson, F.J. Crary, D.J. McComas, D.T. Young, et al. “Neutral Exosphere Densities and Structures at Titan Inferred from Pickup Ions Observed by CAPS.” EOS Transactions, AGU 86, no. 52. San Francisco (December 2005): Abstract no. P43B-07.

Hartle, R.E., E.C. Sittler Jr., F.M. Neubauer, R.E. Johnson, H.T. Smith, F.J. Crary, D.J. McComas, D.T. Young, A.J. Coates, D. Simpson, S.J. Bolton, et al. “Preliminary Interpretation of Titan Plasma Interaction as Observed by the Cassini Plasma Spectrometer: Comparisons with Voyager 1.” Geophysical Research Letters 33, (April 2006): L08201, doi: 10.1029/2005GL024817.

Havill, L.M., M.R. Allen, T.L. Bredbenner, D.B. Burr, D.P. Nicolella, S. Levine, D.M. Warren and M.C. Maheney. “Age-Related Changes in Trabecular Bone Mechanical and Material Properties in Baboon Vertebrae.” American Journal of Physical Anthropology (2006): 101–102.

Heggy, E., S.M. Clifford, R.E. Grimm, C.L. Dinwiddie, D.Y. Wyrick, and B.E. Hill. “Ground-Penetrating Radar Sounding in Mafic Lava Flows: Assessing Attenuation and Scattering Losses in Mars-Analog Volcanic Terrains.” Journal of Geophysical Research — Planets, no. 111 (June 2006): E06S04, doi:10.1029/2005JE002589.

Heggy, E., S.M. Clifford, R.E. Grimm, C.L. Dinwiddie, J.A. Stamatakos and S.H. Gonzalez. “Low-Frequency Radar Sounding Investigations of the North Amargosa Desert, Nevada: A Potential Analog of Conductive Subsurface Environments on Mars.” Journal of Geophysical Research — Planets, no. 111 (May 2006): E06S03, doi:10.1029/2005JE002523.

Heggy, E., S.M. Clifford, T.G. Farr, C.L. Dinwiddie and R.E. Grimm. “Radar Investigations of Planetary and Terrestrial Environments.” Journal of Geophysical Research — Planets, no. 111 (June 2006): E06S01, doi:10.1029/2006JE002759.

Hooper, D.M. and R.R. Benke. “Fluvial Redistribution of Contaminated Tephra: Process-Level Modeling and Parameter Estimation.” Proceedings of the 11th IHLRWM Conference, Las Vegas, Nev., (May 2006): 963–966.

Huyse, L.J. and M.P. Enright. “Efficient Conditional Failure Analysis — Application to an Aircraft Engine Component,” Structure and Infrastructure Engineering. Taylor & Francis 2, no. 3 (2006): 221–230.

Kallio, E., A. Fedorov, E. Budnik, T. Säles, P. Janhunen, W. Schmidt, H. Koskinen, P. Riihelä, S. Barabash, R. Lundin, M. Holmström, H. Gunell, K. Brinkfeldt, Y. Futaana, H. Andersson, M. Yamauchi, A. Grigoriev, J.A. Sauvaud, J.J. Thocaven, J.D. Winningham, R.A. Frahm, J.R. Sharber, J.R. Scherrer, et al. “Ion Escape at Mars: Comparison of a 3-D Hybrid Simulation with Mars Express IMA/ASPERA-3 Measurements.” Icarus, 182 (2006): 350–359.

Kallio, E., S. Barabash, K. Brinkfeldt, H. Gunell, M. Holmström, Y. Futaana, W. Schmidt, T. Säles, H. Koskinen, P. Riihelä, R. Lundin, H. Andersson, M. Yamauchi, A. Grigoriev, J.D. Winningham, R.A. Frahm, J.R. Sharber, J.R. Scherrer, et al. “Energetic Neutral Atoms (ENA) at Mars: Properties of the Hydrogen Atoms Produced Upstream of the Martian Bow Shock and Implications for ENA Sounding Technique Around Non-Magnetized Planets.” Icarus, 182 (2006): 448–463.

Kazatchenko, E., M. Markov, A. Mousativ and J.O. Parra. “Carbonate Microstructure Determination by Inversion of Acoustic and Electric Data: Application to a South Florida Aquifer.” Journal of Applied Geophysics, no. 59, (2006): 1–15.

Kennedy, E.A., A.R. Bonivtch, S.J. Manoogian, J.D. Stitzel, I.P. Herring and S.M. Duma. “The Effects of Extraocular Muscles on Static Displacements of the Human Eye.” Biomedical Sciences Instrumentation 42 (2006): 372–377.

Kucharek, H., E. Möbius, F. Allegrini, M.I. Desai, C.W. Smith, B. Klecker, C. Farrugia, M. Popecki, A.B. Galvin and P. Bochsler. “On the Acceleration of Helium in the Heliosphere.” EOS Transactions, AGU, 87(36), SH33B-06, May 2006.

Kurth, W.S., D.A. Gurnett, G.B. Hospodarsky, M.K. Dougherty, C.S. Arridge, N.A. Achilleos, N. Andre, F.J. Crary, H.J. McAndrews, K. Szego, et al. “Saturn’s Magnetospheric Boundaries.” EOS Transactions, AGU 86, no. 52. San Francisco (December 2005): Abstract no. P51E-01.

Liemohn, M.W., R.A. Frahm, J.D. Winningham, Y. Ma, S. Barabash, R. Lundin, J.U. Kozyra, A.F. Nagy, S.M. Bougher, J. Bell, D. Brain, D. Mitchell, J. Luhmann, M. Holmström, H. Andersson, M. Yamauchi, A. Grigoriev, S. McKenna-Lawler, J.R. Sharber, J.R. Scherrer, S.J. Jeffers, et al. “Numerical Interpretation of High-Altitude Photoelectron Observations.” Icarus, 182 (2006): 383–395.

Lundin, R., J.D. Winningham, S. Barabash, R.A. Frahm, H. Andersson, M. Holmström, A. Grigoriev, M. Yamauchi, H. Borg, J.R. Sharber, J.A. Sauvaud, et al. “Ionospheric Plasma Acceleration at Mars: ASPERA-3 Results.” Icarus, 182 (2006): 308–319.

Mason, G.M., D.K. Haggerty, E.C, Roelof, M.I. Desai, C.M.S. Cohen, R.A. Mewaldt and J.R. Dwyer. “Injection and Interplanetary Propagation of Solar Energetic Particles Observed at ACE.” EOS Transactions, AGU, 87(36), SH43B-01, May 2006.

McComas, D.J., H.A. Elliott, J.T. Gosling and R.M. Skoug. “Ulysses Observations of Very Different Heliospheric Structure During the Declining Phase of Solar Activity Cycle 23.” Geophysical Research Letter, 33, (May 2006): L09102, doi:10.1029/2006GL025915.

Mewaldt, R.A., C.M.S. Cohen, G.M. Mason, A.C. Cummings, M.I. Desai, R.A. Leske, E.C. Stone, T.T. von Rosenvinge and M.E. Wiedenbeck. “Solar Energetic Particle Intensities: Dependence on the Density of Suprathermal Seed Particles.” EOS Transactions. AGU, 87(36), Joint Assembly Supplements, SH43B-02, May 2006.

Michael, M., R.E. Johnson, V.I. Shematovich, V.D. La Haye, J.H. Waite Jr. and M.C. Wong. “Heating of the Upper Atmosphere and the Expansion of the Corona of Titan.” EOS Transactions, AGU 86, no. 52. San Francisco (December 2005): Abstract no. P33C-0257.

Mitchell, D.G., C. Paranicas, S.M. Krimigis, M. Dougherty, D.T. Young, F.J. Crary, W.S. Kurth, D. Gurnett, K.C. Hansen, S. Kempf, et al. “Magnetospheric Interaction with Saturn’s Icy Satellites.” EOS Transactions, AGU 86, no. 52. San Francisco (December 2005): Abstract no. P52A-01.

Mohanty, S. and R. Nes. “The Effect of Conservatism on Identifying Influential Parameters.” Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Management, New Orleans. Paper No. 0381, May 2006.

Montemayor, A.F., J.B. Redfield, B. Surampudi, G. Ray, H. McKee, T. Edwards and M. Lasecki. “Accessory Electrification in Class 8 Tractors.” Society of Automotive Engineers, SAE Paper No. 2006-01-0215, Detroit, April 2006.

Montemayor, A.F., B. Surampudi, J.B. Redfield, G. Ostrowski, H. McKee, T. Edwards, A.S. Carstensen and J.C. Lawrence,. “Electric Air Conditioning for Class 8 Tractor,” SAE Paper No. 2006-01-0165. Society of Automotive Engineers, Detroit, April 2006.

Nicolella, D.P., B.H. Thacker, H. Katoozian and D.T. Davy. “The Effect of Three-Dimensional Shape Optimization on the Probabilistic Response of a Cemented Femoral Hip Prosthesis.” Journal of Biomechanics 39 (2006): 1,265–1,278.

Nicolella, D.P., D.E. Moravits, A.M. Gale, L.F. Bonewald, and J.L. Lankford. “Osteocyte Lacunae Tissue Strain in Cortical Bone.” Journal of Biomechanics 39 (2006): 1,735–1,743.

Painter, S.L., and V. Cvetkovic. “Effect of Kinetic Limitations on Colloid-Facilitated Radionuclide Transport at the Field Scale.” Proceedings of the 11th IHLRWM Conference, Las Vegas, Nev. (May 2006): 323–329.

Painter, S.L., V. Cvetkovic and O. Pensado. “Time Domain Random Walk Algorithms for Simulating Transport in Porous Fractured Rock.” Proceedings of the 11th IHLRWM Conference, Las Vegas, Nev. (May 2006): 293–299.

Pensado, O. and B. Sagar. “Techniques for Sensitivity Analyses on Non-Monotonic Functions.” Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Management. New Orleans, ASME Press, May 2006.

Rath, A.L., S.J. Manoogian, S.M. Duma, S.J. Bolton, J.R. Crandall. “An Evaluation of a Fiber Optic Based Sensor for Measuring Chest and Abdominal Deflection.” SAE Transactions: Journal of Passenger Cars 113, no. 3 (2005): Paper 2005-01-0745.

Robertson, I., T.E. Cravens, A.J. Coates, J.E. Wahlund, D.T Young, W. Rowland, J.H. Waite Jr., A. Nagy and Y. Ma. “Electron Energetics of Titan’s Ionosphere.” EOS Transactions, AGU 86, no. 52. San Francisco, (December 2005): Abstract no. P43A-0963.

Rymer, A.M., B.H. Mauk, T.W. Hill, N. Andre, A.J. Coates, S.J. Bolton, M. Thomsen, E.C. Sittler, D.T. Young and M.K. Dougherty. “Comparison of Two Possible Mechanisms for the Transport of Plasma in Saturn’s Inner Magnetosphere.” Geophysical Research Abstracts, EGU 8, no. 05212. Vienna, Austria, April 2006.

Schippers P., M. Blanc, S. Livi, I. Dandouras, L. Gilbert, N. Andre, A. Coates, G. Lewis, S. Maurice, A. Rymer, E. Sittler, N. Krupp, B. Mauk, F.J. Crary, D.T. Young and S.M. Krimigis. “Analysis of Inter-Calibrated Electron Observations in Saturn’s Inner Magnetosphere.” Geophysical Research Abstracts, EGU 8, no. 05212. Vienna, Austria, April 2006.

Schwadron, N.A., D.J. McComas and C.E. DeForest. “Relationship Between Solar Wind and Coronal Heating: Scaling Laws from Solar X-rays.” Astrophysical Journal, 642 (May 2006): 1,173–1,176.

Shook, B., H.R. Millwater, M.P. Enright, S.J. Hudak and W.L. Francis. “Impact of Continual Inspection on Cumulative Probability of Detection.” Paper GT2005-68585, Proceedings of the 50th ASME International Gas Turbine & Aeroengine Technical Congress, Reno, Nev., June 2005.

Sittler Jr., E.C., N. Andre, M. Blanc, A.J. Coates, R.E. Johnson, R.A. Baragiola, R.E. Hartle, D. Reisenfeld, M.F. Thomsen, D. Chornay, M.D. Shappirio, D.G. Simpson, M. Dougherty, F.J. Crary, D.J. McComas and D.T. Young. “Ion Production and Loss within Saturn’s Inner Magnetosphere: Cassini Results.” EOS Transactions, AGU 86, no. 52. San Francisco (December 2005): Abstract no. P51E-07 and “Ion Production and Loss within Saturn’s Inner Magnetosphere: Cassini Results.” EOS Transactions, AGU 86, no. 52. Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco (December 2005): Abstract no. P51E-07.

Sittler Jr., E.C., N. Andre, M. Blanc, M. Burger, R.E. Johnson, A.J. Coates, R.A. Baragiola, R.E. Hartle, D. Reisenfeld, D.T. Young, et al. “Ion and Neutral Sources and Sinks within Saturn’s Inner Magnetosphere: Cassini Results.” Geophysical Research Abstracts, EGU 8, no. 05212. Vienna, Austria, April 2006.

Smith H.T., R.E. Johnson, M. Shappirio, M. Burger, E.C. Sittler, O.J. Tucker, J.H. Waite Jr., D. Reisenfeld, R. Tokar, F.J. Crary, D.T. Young, et al. “Nitrogen from Enceladus: CAPS-Cassini Detection of N+ in the Inner Magnetosphere.” Geophysical Research Abstracts, EGU 8, no. 05212. Vienna, Austria, April 2006.

Smith, H.T., M.D. Shappirio, E.C. Sittler Jr., D. Reisenfeld, R.E. Johnson, R.A. Baragiola, F.J. Crary, D.J. McComas, A. Eviatar and D.T. Young. “Inner Magnetospheric Nitrogen Source Detected at Saturn.” EOS Transactions, AGU 86, no. 52. San Francisco (December 2005): Abstract no. P43A-0943.

Song, F.M. and N. Sridhar. “A Two-Dimensional Model for Steel Corrosion Under a Disbonded Coating Due to Oxygen With or Without Cathodic Protection — Part 1: Full Numerical Solution.” Corrosion, NACE International, (August 2006): 676–686.

Soobiah, Y., A.J. Coates, D.R. Linder, D.O. Kataria, J.D. Winningham, R.A. Frahm, J.R. Sharber, J.R. Scherrer, et al. “Observations of Magnetic Anomaly Signatures in Mars Express ASPERA-3 ELS Data.” Icarus, 182 (2006): 396-405.

Sridhar N., K.T. Price, J.P. Buckingham, and J.F Dante. “Stress Corrosion Cracking of Carbon Steel in Ethanol.” Corrosion, NACE International, (August 2006). Vol. 62, No. 8: 687–702,

Sun, A.Y., S.L. Painter and G.W. Wittmeyer. “A Constrained, Robust Least Squares Approach for Contaminant Source Release History Identification.” Water Resources Research, no. 42, W04414, doi:10.1029/2005WR004312. April 2006.

Szego K., Z. Bebesi, G. Erdos, L. Foldy, F.J. Crary, D.T. Young, A.J. Coates, A. Rymer, R.E. Hartle, E.C. Sittler, et al. “Indirect Evidence for a Neutral Hydrogen Cloud Around Titan.” EOS Transactions, AGU 86, no. 52. San Francisco, (December 2005): Abstract no. P33C-0259.

Tokar, R.L., E.C. Sittler, R.E. Johnson, M.F. Thomsen, F.J. Crary, D.T. Young, T.W. Hill, A.J. Coates, D.A. Gurnett, R.A. Baragiola and M.H. Burger. “Thermal Plasma Flow Near Enceladus: Evidence for the 'Missing' Water Source.” EOS Transactions, AGU 86, no. 52. San Francisco, (December 2005): Abstract no. P43A-0954.

Wang, J. and R.G. Longoria. “Coordinate Vehicle Dynamics Control with Control Distribution.” Proceedings of the 2006 American Control Conference, (June 2006): 5,348–5,353.

Winningham, J.D., R.A. Frahm, J.R. Sharber, A.J. Coates, D.R. Linder, Y. Soobiah, E. Kallio, J.R. Espley, R. Lundin, S. Barabash, M. Holmström, H. Andersson, M. Yamauchi, A. Grigoriev, J.R. Scherrer, S.J. Jeffers, et al. “Electron Oscillations in the Induced Martian Magnetosphere.” Icarus, 182 (2006): 360–370.

Yang, L., R.T. Pabalan and M.R. Juckett. “Deliquescence Relative Humidity Measurements Using an Electrical Conductivity Method.” Journal of Solution Chemistry 35, no. 4 (April 2006): 583–604.

Young, D.T., C.J. Pollock, J.L. Burch, A. De Los Santos, G.P. Miller, F.J. Crary, J.P. Cravens, J.J. Hanley, S.E. Pope, R.P. Bowman, J. Rudzki, et. al. “A Hot Plasma Composition Analyzer for the Magnetosphere Multiscale Mission.” EOS Transactions, AGU 86, no. 52. San Francisco, (December 2005): Abstract no. SM23A-0391.

Young, D.T., C.J. Pollock, J.L. Burch, G.P. Miller, S.A. Fuselier, K.-H. Trattner, S.A. Livi, N. Paschalidis and H.O. Funsten. “Multipoint Composition Measurements in Reconnection Regions with MMS.” Geophysical Research Abstracts, EGU 8, no. 05212. Vienna, Austria (April 2006): Abstract no. EGU06-A-05229. “A Hot Plasma Composition Analyzer (HPCA) for the SMART/Magnetospheric Multiscale Mission.” Geophysical Research Abstracts, EGU 8, no. 05212. Vienna, Austria (April 2006): Abstract no. EGU06-A-05212.

Presentations

Benke, R.R. and M.D. Waters. “Consequence Sensitivity Analyses for a Risk-Informed Review of a Preclosure Safety Analysis.” Presented at the Eighth International Conference on Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Management, New Orleans, May 2006.

Benke, R.R., B.E. Hill and D.M. Hooper. “Fluvial Redistribution of Contaminated Tephra: Description of an Abstracted Model.” Presented at the 11th International High-Level Radioactive Waste Management Conference, “Global Progress Toward Safe Disposal,” Las Vegas, Nev., May 2006.

Bonivtch, A.R., E.A. Kennedy, S.J. Manoogian, J.D. Stitzel, I.P. Herring and S.M. Duma. “The Effects of the Extraocular Muscles on the Loading Response of the Human Eye Under Static Loading Conditions.” Presented at the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Summer Bioengineering Conference, Amelia Island, Fla., June 2006.

Bonivtch, A.R., W.L. Francis, D.E. Moravits, G. Paskoff, B. Shender, B.H. Thacker and D.P. Nicolella. “Development, Verification, and Validation of a Parametric Cervical Spine Injury Prediction Model.” Presented at the ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, Amelia Island, Fla., June 2006.

Bredbenner, T.L., D.P. Nicolella and D.T. Davy. “Modeling Damage in Human Vertebral Trabecular Bone Under Experimental Loading.” Paper Presented at the Annual Conference of the Society for Experimental Mechanics, St. Louis, Mo., June 2006.

Bredbenner, T.L., D.P. Nicolella and D.T. Davy. “Damage Modeling of Human Vertebral Trabecular Bone Specimens Under Experimental Loading.” Paper Presented at the 5th World Congress of Biomechanics, Munich, Germany, August 2006.

Bredbenner, T.L., K.A. Bartels L.M. Havill and D.P. Nicolella. “Analysis of a Probabilistic Shape-Based Femur Model.” Paper Presented at the 5th World Congress of Biomechanics, Munich, Germany, August 2006.

Bredbenner, T.L., K.A. Bartels, L.M. Havill and D.P. Nicolella. “Probabilistic Shape-Based Finite Element Modeling of Baboon Femurs.” Paper Presented at the ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, Amelia Island, Fla., June 2006.

Cai, B., F.J. McMaster, J.A. McDonough, N. Sadrieh, S. Brown, A.M. Wokovich, W.H. Doub, L.F. Buhse, P. Schwartz, R. Patel and M.L. Chen. “Development of In-Vitro Adhesion Testing for Transdermal Drug Delivery System.” Presented at the 12th Annual Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Science Forum, Washington, April 2006.

Caldwell, J.M. and S.D. Hawkins. “5S: Beginning the Lean Journey.” Presented at the Total Equipment Reliability Conference, San Antonio, May 2006.

Cardinal, J.W. “NASGRO® Fatigue Crack Growth Analysis Software.” Invited lecture presented at the Spring Meeting of the Swedish Fatigue Engineers Network, Finspong, Sweden, May 2006.

Clifford, S.M., E. Heggy, M. Ali, V. Ciarletti, C. Corbel, C.L. Dinwiddie, F. Dolon, A. Le Gall, R.E. Grimm, R.N. McGinnis, R. Ney and S.K. Sandberg. “Mars Analog Investigations of the West Egyptian Desert Utilizing Multi-Frequency GPR and Other Electromagnetic Sounding Techniques.” Presented at the Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXVII, League City, Texas, March 2006.

Currey, J.A., J.B. Brunski and D.P. Nicolella. “Characterization of the Mechanical Environment at an Implant Interface: An In Vitro Study.” Presented at the ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, Amelia, Island, Fla., June 2006.

Currey, J.A., P. Leucht, A. Vercnocke, D. Hansen, E.L. Ritman, D.P. Nicolella and J.B. Brunski. “A Micro-CT Based System for Determining Strain Fields at a Bone-Implant Interface in the Mouse Tibia,” Presented at the 52nd Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Chicago, March 2006.

Dasgupta, B., G.R. Adams, R.R. Benke, R.K. Johnson and M.D. Waters. “Safety Assessment Tool Developed for Nuclear Fuel Handling Facilities.” Presented at the 8th International Conference on Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Management, New Orleans, May 2006.

Durham, J.S. “Skin Dosimetry and Varskin 3.” Presented at the 51st Annual Meeting of the Health Physics Society, Providence, R.I., June 2006.

Durham, J.S., K. Krobl, H. Karagiannis and S. Sherbini. “A Backscatter Correction Model for Three-Dimensional Beta Sources.” Presented at the 51st Annual Meeting of the Health Physics Society, Providence, R.I., June 2006.

Eberle, D.C. “Crude Oil Corrosivity Measurement Using Radioactive Tracer Technology.” Presented at the American Institute of Chemical Engineers Spring Meeting, Orlando, Fla., April 2006.

Eberle, D.C. “The Effect of Vehicle Hybridization on Engine Wear.” Presented at the Production Engine Remanufacturers Association Annual Meeting, Dallas, April 2006.

Eberle, D.C. “The Measurement of Real-Time Wear and Corrosion Using Radioactive Tracer Technology.” Presented at the Society of Tribologists and Lubricant Engineers Annual Meeting, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, May 2006.

Francis, W.L., A.R. Bonivtch, D.E. Moravits, G. Paskoff, B. Shender, B.H. Thacker and D.P. Nicolella. “Probabilistic Response of a Validated and Verified Parametric Cervical Spine Finite Element Model.” Presented at the ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, Amelia Island, Fla., June 2006.

Fritz, S.G., R.L. Honc and L. Chen. “Engine Data Logging Of TxDOT Galveston Ferry Operations.” ASME Paper No. ICES2006-1301, Presented at the ASME Internal Combustion Engine Division Spring Technical Conference, Aachen, Germany, May 2006.

Garcia, D.B., W. Cutshall, J.W. Cardinal, C.B. Fohn, O.H. Burnside and J. Pendleton. “Application of Fracture Mechanics and Damage Tolerance Techniques to a Nose Landing Gear Drag Brace Fitting.” Presented at the International Conference “Residual Fatigue Life and Life Extension of In-Service Structures” 11th International Spring Meeting, Paris, May– June 2006.

Hedrick, J.C., S.G. Fritz and T. Stewart. “Effect of Blower and Injector Cutout on Performance and Emissions of an EMD 16-645E Engine,” ASME Paper No. ICES2006-1309, Presented at the ASME Internal Combustion Engine Division Spring Technical Conference, Aachen, Germany, May 2006.

Hooper, D. “Potential Tephra Dispersal and Redistribution at Yucca Mountain, Nevada.” Presented at Volcanic Flows and Falls: A Conference to Honor Professor Michael F. Sheridan. Buffalo, N.Y., May 2006.

Hudak Jr., S.J., L.J. Huyse, G.G. Chell, Y.D. Lee, D.S. Riha, B.H. Thacker, R.C. McClung, B.M. Gardner and J.B. Pleming. “A Probabilistic Fracture Mechanics Assessment of the Orbiter LH2 Feeedline Flowliner in Support of Return-To-Flight.” Paper presented at the 9th Joint Conference on Aging Aircraft, Atlanta, March 2006.

Hudak, Jr., S.J., L.J. Huyse, G.G. Chell, Y.D. Lee, D.S. Riha, B.H. Thacker, R.C. McClung, B.M. Gardner and J.B. Pleming. “A Probabilistic Return-to-Flight Assessment of the Orbiter LH2 Feedline Flowliner.” Paper presented at the 47th AIAA Structural Dynamics and Materials Conference, Newport, May 2006.

Huyse, L.J., A.R. Bonivtch, J.B. Pleming, C.J. Waldhart, D.S. Riha and B.H. Thacker. “Verification of Stochastic Solutions Using Polynomial Chaos Expansions.” Presented at the 47th AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics, and Materials Conference, Newport, R.I., May 2006.

Huyse, L.J., B.H. Thacker, D.S. Riha, S.H.K. Fitch, J. Pepin and E. Rodriguez. “A Probabilistic Treatment of Expert Knowledge and Epistemic Uncertainty in NESSUS®.” Paper presented at the 47th AIAA SDM Conference, Newport, R.I. May 2006.

Khalek, I.A. “Performance of Partial Flow Sampling Systems Relative to Full Flow CVS Using the 2007 Particle Sampling Procedures.” 16th Coordinating Research Council (CRC) On-Road Vehicle Emissions Workshop, San Diego, March 2006.

Khalek, I.A. “Volatile Nanoparticle Number Emissions from an Engine Equipped with a Catalyzed Diesel Particle Filter.” Presented at the Ultrafine Particle Conference, Los Angeles, April 2006.

Lesher, M.R. “Energy Harvesting — Some Unique Applications.” Presented at Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute Seminar Series, Moss Landing, Calif., July 2006.

McKeighan, P.C., D.B. Garcia, J.W. Cardinal and M.L. Thomsen. “The Role of Mechanical Testing in the Damage Tolerance Process.” Keynote paper presented at the International Conference Residual Fatigue Life and Life Extension of In-Service Structures, 11th International Spring Meeting, Paris, June 2006.

McMaster, F.J., A.R. Bonivtch, M.P. Blinn, P.C. McKeighan and M.L. Thomsen. “Spectrum Coupon Testing of Load Transfer Joints Utilizing the ForceTec® Rivetless Nutplate System for an Aging Military Aircraft.” Presented at the 9th Joint NASA/FAA/DOD Conference on Aging Aircraft, Atlanta, Ga., March 2006.

McMaster, F.J., M.P. Blinn, P.C. McKeighan and M.L. Thomsen. “Spectrum Coupon Testing of a Fatigue Resistant Fastener System for an Aging Military Aircraft.” Presented at the International Conference Residual Fatigue Life and Life Extension of In-Service Structures, 11th International Spring Meeting, Paris, June 2006.

Mohanty, S. and R. Nes. “The Effect of Conservatism on Identifying Influential Parameters.” Presented at the 8th International Conference on Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Management (PSAM 8), New Orleans, May 2006.

Necsoiu, M., K.J. Smart and D.A. Ferrill. “High-Resolution Ground-Rupture Mapping Using SAR Data and Public Domain Interferometric Software.” Poster presented at the American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing Annual Conference, Reno, Nev., May 2006.

Nicolella, D.P., W.L. Francis, A.R. Bonivtch, F. Pintar, N. Yoganandan, N. Koebbe and B.H. Thacker. “Development, Verification, and Validation of a Parametric Cervical Spine Injury Prediction Model.” Presented at the 47th AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics, and Materials Conference, Newport, R.I., May 2006.

Nyman, J.S., Q. Ni, H.L. Gayle and X. Wang. “Differences in Water Distribution Between Female and Male Cortical Bone.” Presented at the 52nd Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Chicago, March 2006.

Osidele, O.O. and S. Mohanty. “Application of Regionalized Sensitivity Analysis to a Performance Assessment Model of a High-Level Waste Repository.” Presented at the 11th International High-Level Radioactive Waste Management Conference, Las Vegas, Nev., May 2006.

Pabalan, R.T. “Discovering the Properties of Natural Zeolites: Ion Exchange.” Presented at the 7th International Conference on the Occurrence, Properties, and Utilization of Natural Zeolites, Socorro, N.M., July 2006.

Pabalan, R.T. and F.P. Bertetti. “Experimental and Thermodynamic Modeling Study of Multicomponent Ion Exchange of Alkali and Alkaline-Earth Metals in Clinoptilolite.” Presented at the 7th International Conference on the Occurrence, Properties and Utilization of Natural Zeolites, Socorro, N.M., July 2006.

Pensado, O. and B. Sagar. “Techniques for Sensitivity Analyses on Non-Monotonic Functions.” Presented at PSAM-8, New Orleans, May 2006.

Riha, D.S., A.R. Bonivtch and L.J. Huyse. “Efficient Use of Polynomial Chaos Expansions in Engineering Applications.” Presented at the Propulsion–Safety and Affordable Readiness Conference, Jacksonville, Fla., March 2006.

S.J. Bolton, D. Santos-Costa, R.J. Sault, R.M. Thorne. “Radio Emission and Dynamics of the Jovian Electron Radiation Belts.” Presented at the European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, April 2006.

Santos-Costa, D., “Planetary Radiation Belts: Physical Models for Jupiter and Saturn.” Seminar presented at the Monthly Cassini Team Meeting, Toulouse, France, February 2006.

Santos-Costa, D., S.J. Bolton, R.J. Sault, H.B. Garrett, R.M. Thorne, S. Levin and N. Krupp. “The Jovian Synchrotron Emissions Time Variability and the Radiation-Belt Electrons Dynamics.” Presented at the AGU, Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2005.

Schippers, P., N. André, M. Blanc, S. Livi, I. Dandouras, L.K. Gilbert, A.J. Coates, G.R. Lewis, S. Maurice, A.M. Rymer, E.C. Sittler, N. Krupp, B.H. Mauk, F.J. Crary, D.T. Young, S.M. Krimigis, D. Santos-Costa and S.J. Bolton. “Analysis of Inter-calibrated Electron Observations in Saturn’s Inner Magnetosphere.” Presented at the European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, April 2006.

Stanard, A.P. and A. Fernandez. “Cold Temperature Characterization of Volatile Organic Compounds and Particulate Matter from Tier 2 Vehicles.” Presented at the 16th Annual CRC On-Road Vehicle Emissions Workshop, San Diego, March 2006.

Sun, A.Y. “Continuous Updating of Groundwater Flow Models Using Ensemble Kalman Filter.” Presented at the Annual Devil’s Hole Workshop, Death Valley, Calif.,
April 2006.

Sun, A.Y., S.L. Painter and G.W. Wittmeyer. “A Robust Framework for Contaminant Source Identification Using MODFLOW/MT3DMS.” Presented at the MODFLOW and MORE Conference: Managing Groundwater Systems, Golden, Colo., May 2006.

Thacker, B.H., D.S. Riha, J.B. Pleming, L.J. Huyse, R. Gomez and P. Stuart. “Development and Verification of a Probabilistic Model for Space Shuttle Debris Transport.” Presented at the 47th AIAA SDM Conference, Newport, R.I. May 2006.

Wang, J. and R.G. Longoria. “Effect of Computational Delay on the Performance of a Hybrid Adaptive Cruise Control System.” SAE Paper 2006-01-0800, Presented at the SAE World Congress, Detroit, April 2006.

Wang, J., G.D. Neely and T.W. Ryan III. “On-Board Fuel Property Classifier for Fuel Property Adaptive Engine Control System.” SAE Paper 2006-01-0054, Presented at the SAE World Congress, Detroit, April 2006.

Zhan, R., Y. Huang, M. Khair. “Methodologies to Control DPF Uncontrolled Regenerations.” SAE Paper 2006-01-1090, Presented at the SAE World Congress, Detroit, April 2006.

Internal Research

Funded July 1, 2006

Bottke, W.F. “Development of a New Generation of Collisional and Dynamical Evolution Models for Asteroids, Meteoroids and Dust.”

Cox, R., J.A. Helffrich and A.L. Griffith. “Electronics Printing on Unconventional Substrates.”

Dellenback, S.W. “Investigation into Performance of Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS).”

Gordon, D.E.”Increasing Automation of Learning Object Metadata Generation through Data Harvesting Techniques.”

Grimm, R.E. “Measurement and Geological Interpretation of Ground-Penetration Radar Attenuation.”

Lysiak, K.A. “Numerical Modeling of Very Small Critical Details.”

Neely, G.L. and J.V. Sarlashkar. “Development of Clean Diesel Demonstration Vehicle with Alternative Combustion and Multivariable Control System.”

Pan, J.C. and E.R. Fanick. “Detailed Speciation and Quantification of Toxic Organic Pollutants on the Particulate Matters from Diesel Engine Exhaust Emissions.”

Schulze, J.S. “Synthesis, Characterization and Physical Properties of Quantum Dots.”

Smith, C.B. “Parametric Approaches to Steganalysis.”

Song, F., G.G. Chell and N. Sridhar. “Predicting Crack Growth Rates in Pipelines for Prioritization of Stress Corrosion Cracking Locations for Direct Examination.”

Steffl, A.J. “Capability Development of UV Analysis and Modeling in the Saturnian System.”

Steiber, J. “Lab-Based Automatic Transaxle Calibration.”

Walls, B.J. “Investigation of the Single Event Latchup Characteristics of High Density Flash Memory Devices and Their Applicability to Spacecraft Mass.”

Wilkinson, J.A. and W.L. Arensman. “Automated Interpretation of Medical Prescription Text.”

Wright, B. and E.A. Frame. “Development of Fire-Resistant Fuel for Use in Combat Vehicles.”

SwRI Patents

Anderson Jr., C.E., D.L. Orphal and G.R. Johnson. “Multi-Layered Trap Ballistic Armor.” U.S. Patent No. 7,077,048. July 2006.

Brun, K. “Single Wheel Radial Flow Gas Turbine.” U.S. Patent No. 7,062,900. June 2006.

Crouch, A.E. and G.L. Burkhardt. “System and Method for In-Line Stress Measurement by Continuous Barkhausen Method.” U.S. Patent No. 7,038,444. May 2006.

E.A. Franke, M.J. Magee, M.P. Rigney, J.N. Mitchell and R.J. Beeson. “Non-Contact Apparatus and Method for Measuring Surface Profile.” U.S. Patent No. 7,061,628.
June 2006.

Furman, B.R., S.T. Wellinghoff, H.R. Rawls, H. Dixon and B.K. Norling. “Functionalized Zirconium Oxide Particles.” U.S. Patent No. 7,037,583. May 2006.

Hedrick, J.C. and S.G. Fritz. “Locomotive Engine Charge Air Cooling System and Method for Cooling the Engine.” U.S. Patent No. 7,059,278. June 2006.

Khair, M.K. and H.D. Ferguson III. “Control Method for Dual Path NOx Adsorber System.” U.S. Patent No. 7,062,905. June 2006.

Lyles, M.B., C.A. McLaughlin, G.A. Halff and W.A. Mallow. “Implantable System for Cell Growth Control.” U.S. Patent No. 7,037,304. May 2006.

Mallow, W.A., R.J. Mathis, C.J. Schwartz, E.M. Brigance, K.R. Collins, N.K. Reinhardt and M.C. Marshall. “Easily Dispensed, Anti-Traction Mobility Denial System.” U.S. Patent No. 7,067,464. June 2006.

Pilcher, M.E. “Pre-Distortion of Input Signals to Form Constant Envelope Signal Outputs.” U.S. Patent No. 7,046,739. May 2006.

Senia, S., S. Minica, E.S. Senia, W.L. Wildey, G.Rimmer and E.D. Moore. “Endodontic Reamer and a Method for Manufacturing Endodontic Reamers and Files.” U.S. Patent No. 7,094,055. August 2006.

Wang, J. and J.V. Sarlashkar. “Engine Crankshaft Position Recognition and Tracking Method Applicable to Cam and Crankshaft Signals with Arbitrary Patterns.” U.S. Patent No. 7,076,361. July 2006.

Webb, C.C. and J.A. Mathis. “Diesel Fuel Burner for Diesel Emission Control System.” U.S. Patent No. 7,032,376. April 2006.

Wei, R., C. Rincon and J.H. Arps. “Method for Depositing Coatings on the Interior Surfaces of Tubular Structures.” U.S. Patent No. 7,052,736. May 2006.

Wellinghoff, S.T. and D.P. Hanson. “Methods for Synthesis of Liquid Crystals.” U.S. Patent No. 7,041,234. May 2006.

Wellinghoff, S.T. and D.P. Hanson. “Resin Blends and Methods for Making Same.” U.S. Patent No. 7,094,360. August 2006.

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