Technical Staff Activities

Publications

Presentations

Internal Research

Patents

Publications

Behner, T., V. Hohler, C.E. Anderson Jr. and D.L. Orphal. "Accuracy and Position Requirements for Penetration Experiments to Detect the Effect of Failure Kinetics in Ceramics." Proceedings of the 21st International Symposium on Ballistics, Adelaide, Australia (April 2004): 118-125.

Burns, J.A., D.P. Simonelli, M.R. Showalter, D.P. Hamilton, C.C. Porco, H.B. Throop and L.W. Esposito. "Jupiter's Ring-Moon System." Jupiter: The Planet, Satellites, and Magnetosphere. Cambridge, U.K.: Cambridge University Press, 2004.

Canup, R.M. "A Giant Impact Origin of Pluto-Charon." Science 307, no. 5,709 (January 2005): 546-550.

Carroll, J.N., J.J. White, I.A. Khalek, J. De Vita, M. Bekken and S. Lemieux. "Marine Outboard and Personal Watercraft Engine Gaseous Emissions, and Particulate Emission Test Procedure Development." Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) Paper No. 2004-32-0098 and the Society of Automotive Engineers of Japan Paper No. 20044380. Paper presented at the SAE Small Engine Technology Conference (SETC), Graz, Austria, September 2004.

Chan, K.S., M.P. Enright and J. Kong. "MicroFaVa: A Micromechanical Code for Predicting Fatigue Life Variability." Proceedings of the Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society Materials Science and Technology Symposium on Materials Damage Prognosis, New Orleans, September 2004.

Crouch, A.E., T.H. Goyen and P. Porter. "New Method Uses Comformable Array to Map External Pipeline Corrosion." Oil & Gas Journal (November 2004): 55-59.

DeForest, C.E. "High-Frequency Waves Detected in the Solar Atmosphere." Astrophysical Journal Letters 617 (December 2004): L89-L92.

DeForest, C.E., D.F. Elmore, M.P. Bradford, J. Elrod and D. Gilliam. "Stereoscopic Spectroscopy for Efficient Spectral Imaging and Magnetography." The Astrophysical Journal 616 (November 2004): 600-616.

Dellenback, S.W. "An Extensible and Scalable Software Architecture for the State of Florida Statewide ITS Software System." Proceedings of the Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) World Congress, Nagoya, Japan, October 2004.

Dellenback, S.W. and M.A. Brown. "A High XML/SOAP Environment to Support Center-to-Center Communications." Proceedings of the ITS World Congress, Nagoya, Japan, October 2004.

Enright, M.P. and K.S. Chan. "Application of a Microstructure-Based Fatigue Crack Growth Model to Probabilistic Life Prediction." Paper No. PMC2004-202. Proceedings of the 9th American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Specialty Conference on Probabilistic Mechanics and Structural Reliability, Albuquerque, July 2004. "Development of a Microstructure-Based Fatigue Crack Growth Model for Predicting Fatigue Life Variability." Paper No. JAI11566. Journal of American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) International 1, no. 8 (September 2004). Probabilistic Aspects of Life Prediction, ASTM STP 1450 (2004): 87-103.

Enright, M.P., L.J. Huyse, R.C. McClung and H.R. Millwater. "Probabilistic Methodology for Life Prediction of Aircraft Turbine Rotors." Edited by R.B. Malla and A. Maji. Proceedings of the 9th Biennial ASCE Aerospace Division International Conference on Engineering, Construction and Operations in Challenging Environments, Earth and Space, Houston. (March 2004): 453-460.

Enright, M.P., H.R. Millwater and L.J. Huyse. "Adaptive Optimal Sampling Methodology for Zone-Based Probabilistic Life Prediction." Proceedings of the 45th American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA)/American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)/ASCE/American Helicopter Society (AHS)/American Society of Composites (ASC) Structures, Structural Dynamics, and Materials Conference, Palm Springs, Calif., April 2004.

Flores, J.F. "Security Measures for Data Over Cable Service Interface Specifications (DOCSIS) Cable Modem Communications of Traffic Data." Proceedings of the ITS America Annual Meeting, San Antonio, April 2004.

Freitas, C.J. "Verification, Validation and Uncertainty - An ASME Perspective." Proceedings of the National Institute of Standards and Technology Workshop on Verification and Validation of Computer Models for Design and Performance Evaluation of High-Consequence Engineering Systems, Gaithersburg, Md. (November 2004): 265-282.

Freitas, C.J., I.S. Chocron, D.L. Palmer, P. Langley, M.E. Kipp, W.V. Saul and L.J. Langsten. "A Computational Study of Explosive Hazard Potential for Reusable Launch Vehicles." Paper No. AIAA-2004-5833. Paper presented at the AIAA Space Conference and Exhibition, San Diego, September 2004.

Gibbard, S.G., I. de Pater, B.A. Macintosh, H.G. Roe, C.E. Max, E.F. Young, and C.P. McKay. "Titan's 2 Micron Surface Albedo and Haze Optical Depth in 1996-2004." Geophysical Research Letters 31, no. 17 (July 2004): L17S02, doi: 10.1029/2004GL019803.

Gibbard, S.G., B.A. Macintosh, D. Gavel, C.E. Max, I. de Pater, H.G. Roe, A.M. Ghez, E.F. Young and C.P. McKay. "Speckle Imaging of Titan at 2 Microns: Surface Albedo, Haze Optical Depth, and Tropospheric Clouds 1996-1998." Icarus 169, no. 2 (June 2004): 429-439.

Gonzalez, S.H., C.L. Dinwiddie, R.E. Grimm, E. Heggy, D.Y. Wyrick, D.A. Ferrill and S.M. Clifford. "Electrical Conductivity of the Bishop Tuff, Bishop, CA: Implications for Ground-Penetrating Radar Performance." EOS Transactions 85, no. 46 (December 2004): Abstract No. GP11A-0826. Paper presented at the American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Gosling, J.T., C.A. de Koning, R.M. Skoug, J.T. Steinberg and D.J. McComas. "Dispersionless Modulations in Low-Energy Solar Electron Bursts and Discontinuous Changes in the Solar Wind Electron Strahl." Journal of Geophysical Research 109 (May 2004): A05102, doi:10.1029/2003JA010338.

Grundy, W.M. and L.A. Young. "Near-Infrared Spectral Monitoring of Triton with the IRTF/SpeX I: Establishing a Baseline for Rotational Variability." Icarus 172, no. 2 (December 2004): 455-465.

Hackert, C.L. and J.O. Parra. "Improving Q Estimates from Seismic Reflection Data Using Well-Log-Based Localized Spectral Correction." Geophysics 69, no. 6 (November-December 2004): 1,521-1,529.

Hamilton, D.P. and W.R. Ward. "Tilting Saturn II. Numerical Model." The Astronomical Journal 128, no. 5 (November 2004): 2,510-2,517.

Hudak Jr., S.J., M.P. Enright, R.C. McClung, W.L. Francis and H.R. Millwater. "A Probabilistic Analysis of the Benefits of In-Service Fatigue Damage Monitoring for Turbine Engine Prognosis." Proceedings of the 45th AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics, and Materials Conference, Palm Springs, Calif., April 2004.

Hudak Jr., S.J., B.R. Lanning, G.M. Light, J.M. Major, M.P. Enright, R.C. McClung and H.R. Millwater. "The Influence of Uncertainty in Usage and Fatigue Damage Sensing on Turbine Engine Prognosis." Proceedings of the Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society Materials Science and Technology Symposium on Materials Damage Prognosis, New Orleans, September 2004.

Huyse, L.J., M.A. Maes and B.H. Thacker. "Probabilistic Multi-Scale Modeling of Materials." Micromechanics and Nanoscale Effects: MEMS, Multi-Scale Materials and Micro-Flows, ICASE/LaRC Interdisciplinary Series in Science and Engineering 10. The Netherlands: Kluwer Academic Press, 2004.

Kazatchenco, E., M. Markov, A. Mousotov and J.O. Parra. "Application of Petrophysical Inversion of Well Logs for Pore-System Characterization of South Florida Aquifer." Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG) 74th Meeting Expanded Abstract (October 2004): 1,734-1,737.

Kinkler, E.S. "ITS, Emergency Medical Services (EMS), and Military Team for Improved Emergency Medical Care: Telemedicine Research Focused on Remote Physician-Directed Diagnostic Ultrasound Imaging During Patient Transport and Triage; Acute Care and Advanced Traffic Management Systems" and "Two-Way Live Video Between Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) Courtesy Patrol Trucks and the TransGuide Operations Center; An Approach to Improving Incident Response and Resource Coordination." Proceedings of the ITS America Annual Meeting, San Antonio, April 2004.

Koets, M.A., J.E. Porter, M.S. Moore and D.C. Varner. "An Analytical Framework and Implementation Architecture for a Reconfigurable Signal Classification System. " Proceedings of the Military Communications Conference, Monterey, Calif., October 2004.

Lamm, R.D. "Protecting ITS Communication Infrastructure Investment: The Benefits of Standards and Interoperability Testing." Proceedings of the ITS America Annual Meeting, San Antonio, April 2004.

Leverant, G.R., R.C. McClung, H.R. Millwater and M.P. Enright. "A New Tool for Design and Certification of Aircraft Turbine Rotors." ASME Journal of Engineering for Gas Turbines and Power 126, no. 1 (January 2004): 155-159.

Lima, W., F. Becker-Guedes, Y. Sahai, P.R. Fagundes, J.R. Abalde, G. Crowley and J.A. Bittencourt. "Response of the Equatorial and Low-Latitude Ionosphere During the Space Weather Events of April 2002." Annales Geophysicae 22, no. 9 (2004): 3,211-3,219.

Magee, M.J. and M.P. Rigney. "Adaptive Image Processing and Sensing Technologies for Detecting Anomalous Conditions Near Critical Transportation Infrastructure Assets." Proceedings of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) ITS Conference, Washington, October 2004. "Image Processing Based Automated Monitoring of Critical Transportation Infrastructure." Proceedings of the ITS Safety and Security Conference, Miami Beach, Fla., March 2004.

McClung, R.C., M.P. Enright, Y.-D. Lee, L.J. Huyse and S.H.K. Fitch. "Efficient Fracture Design for Complex Turbine Engine Components." ASME Paper No. GT2004-53323. Proceedings of the 49th ASME International Gas Turbine & Aeroengine Technical Congress, Vienna, Austria, June 2004.

McClung, R.C., M.P. Enright, H.R. Millwater, G.R. Leverant and S.J. Hudak Jr. "A Software Framework for Probabilistic Fatigue Life Assessment." Journal of ASTM International 1, no. 8 (September 2004): Paper ID JAI11563. Probabilistic Aspects of Life Prediction, ASTM STP 1450 (2004): 199-215.

McComas, D.J., F. Allegrini, P. Bochsler, M. Bzowski, M. Collier, H. Fahr, H. Fichtner, P. Frisch, H. Funsten, S. Fuselier, G. Gloeckler, M. Gruntman, V. Izmodenov, P. Knappenberger, M. Lee, S. Livi, D. Mitchell, E. Möbius, T. Moore, D. Reisenfeld, E.C. Roelof, N.A. Schwadron, et al. "The Interstellar Boundary Explorer (IBEX)." Proceedings of the Physics of the Outer Heliosphere, Third Annual Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics (IGPP) Conference. Riverside, Calif.: American Institute of Physics (AIP), no. 719 (February 2004): 162-181.

Momin, F., H.R. Millwater, W. Osborn and M.P. Enright. "Application of a Conditional Expectation Response Surface Approach to Probabilistic Fatigue." Paper No. PMC2004-204. Proceedings of the 9th ASCE Specialty Conference on Probabilistic Mechanics and Structural Reliability, Albuquerque, N.M., July 2004.

Moodie, M.L. "Reducing ITS Communications Infrastructure Costs Through Wireless Technologies: Design Issues and Considerations." Proceedings of the ITS America Annual Meeting, San Antonio, April 2004.

Oey, M.S., N.L. King, J.W. Parker, A.M. Watson and K.M. Kern. "Massive Stars in Clusters and the Field." Revista Mexicana de Astronomia y Astrofisica (Serie de Conferencias) 22 (2004):127-130.

Orphal, D.L., C.E. Anderson Jr., D.W. Templeton, T. Behner, V. Hohler and I.S. Chocron. "Using Long-Rod Penetration to Detect the Effect of Failure Kinetics in Ceramics." Proceedings of the 21st International Symposium on Ballistics, Adelaide, Australia (April 2004): 744-751.

Palmroth, M., T.I. Pulkkinen, P. Janhunen, D.J. McComas, C.W. Smith and H.E.J. Koskinen. "Role of Solar Wind Dynamic Pressure in Driving Ionospheric Joule Heating." Journal of Geophysical Research 109 (November 2004): A11302, doi: 10.1029/2004JA010529.

Pan, Y.-M. and G.A. Cragnolino. "Electrochemical Evaluation and Surface Characterization of Josephinite as a Natural Analog for Container Materials." Proceedings of the Scientific Basis for Nuclear Waste Management XXVIII Symposium, San Francisco 824 (April 2004): 63-68.

Parra, J.O., C.L. Hackert and P.C. Xu. "Q Logs for Lithology and Pore Structure Discrimination." SEG 74th Meeting Expanded Abstract (October 2004): 1,754-1,757.

Posner, A., N.A. Schwadron, D.J. McComas, E.C. Roelof and A.B. Galvin. "Suprathermal Ions Ahead of Interplanetary Shocks: New Observations and Critical Instrumentation for Future Space Weather Monitoring." Space Weather 2, no. 10 (October 2004): S10004, 10.1029/2004SW000079.

Roe, H.G., I. de Pater, S.G. Gibbard, B.A. Macintosh, C.E. Max, E.F. Young, M.E. Brown and A.H. Bouchez. "A New 1.6 Micro Map of Titan's Surface." Geophysical Research Letters 31, no. 17 (June 2004): L17S03, doi:10.1029/2004GL019871.

Rogers, W.R., J.H. Merritt, J.A. Comeaux, C.T. Kuhnel, D.F. Moreland, D.G. Teltschik, J.H. Lucas and M.R. Murphy. "Strength-Duration Curve for an Electrically Excitable Tissue Extended Down to Near 1 Nanosecond." IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science 32, no. 4 (August 2004): 1,587-1,599.

Sablik, M.J. and M. Augustyniak. "Nonlinear Harmonic Amplitudes in Air Coils Above and Below a Steel Plate as a Function of Tensile Strength Via Finite Element Simulation." IEEE Transactions on Magnetics 40, no. 4 (July 2004): 2,182-2,184.

Sablik, M.J., T. Yonamine and F.J.G. Landgraf. "Modeling Plastic Deformation Effects on Hysteresis Loops with the Same Maximum Flux Density in Steels." IEEE Transactions on Magnetics 40, no. 5 (September 2004): 3,219-3,226.

Sahai, Y., P.R. Fagunds, F. Becker-Guedes, J.R. Abalde, G. Crowley, X. Pi, K. Igarashi, G.M. Amarante, A.A. Pimenta and J.A. Bittencourt. "Longitudinal Difference Observed in the Ionospheric F-Region During the Major Geomagnetic Storm of March 31, 2001." Annales Geophysicae 22, no. 9 (2004): 3,221-3,229.

Schwadron, N.A. and D.J. McComas. "Heliospheric Pickup Ions and Favored Acceleration Locations at the Termination Shock (FALTS): Are Voyager Observations Really Inconsistent?" Proceedings of the Physics of the Outer Heliosphere, Third Annual IGPP Conference. Riverside, Calif.: AIP, no. 719 (February 2004): 81-86.

Skoug, R.M., J.T. Gosling, J.T. Steinberg, D.J. McComas, C.W. Smith, N.F. Ness, Q. Hu and L.F. Burlaga. "Extremely High Speed Solar Wind: October 29-30, 2003." Journal of Geophysical Research 109 (September 2004): A09102, doi: 10.1029/2004JA010494.

Soloviev, V.Y., N.A. Schwadron and D.J. McComas. "Influence of Electron Impact Ionization on the Termination Shock: Model Case Studies." Proceedings of the Physics of the Outer Heliosphere, Third Annual IGPP Conference, Edited by V. Florinski, N.V. Pogorelov and G.P. Zank. Riverside, Calif.: American Institute of Physics, no. 719 (February 2004): 59-63.

Thacker, B.H., M.P. Enright, D.P. Nicolella, D.S. Riha, L.J. Huyse, C.J. Waldhart and S.H.K. Fitch. "Applications of Reliability Assessment." Engineering Design Reliability Handbook, Boca Raton, Fla.: CRC Press, 2004.

Waldhart, C.J., M.P. Enright and S.H.K. Fitch. "Methodology for Application of 3-D Stresses to Surface Damage-Based Risk Assessment." Proceedings of the 45th AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics, and Materials Conference, Palm Springs, Calif., April 2004.

Walker, J.D. and D.J. Grosch. "Ballistics Help Determine the Cause of the Columbia Loss." Electronic Device Failure Analysis 6, no. 4 (November 2004): 6-11.

Walker, J.D. and W.F. Huebner. "Loading Sources for Seismological Investigations of Near-Earth Objects." Advances in Space Research 33, no. 9 (2004): 1,564-1,569. "Seismological Investigation of Asteroid and Comet Interiors." Mitigation of Hazardous Comets and Asteroids, Cambridge, U.K.: Cambridge University Press (2004): 234-265.

Wang, J., L. Alexander and R. Rajesh. "Friction Estimation on Highway Vehicles Using Longitudinal Measurements." ASME Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement and Control 126, no. 2 (June 2004): 265-275.

Wang, J. and R. Rajesh. "Should Adaptive Cruise Control Systems be Designed to Maintain a Constant Time-Gap Between Vehicles?" IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology 53, no. 5 (September 2004): 1,480-1,490.

Ward, W.R. and D.P. Hamilton. "Tilting Saturn I. Analytic Model." The Astronomical Journal 128, no. 5 (November 2004): 2,501-2,509.

White, J.J., C. Lela, J. Lourenco and D. Salardino. "Durability of Low-Emissions Small Off-Road Engines." Paper No. 04SETC-10. Paper presented at the SAE SETC, Graz, Austria, September 2004.

Young, E.F., R. Puetter and A. Yahil. "Direct Imaging of Titan's Extended Haze Layer From HST Observations." Geophysical Research Letters 31, no. 17 (September 2004): L17S09, doi:10.1029/2004GL020135.

Young, L.A., R.V. Yelle, R.E. Young, A. Seiff and D.B. Kirk. "Gravity Waves in Jupiter's Stratosphere, as Measured by the Galileo ASI Experiment." Icarus 173, no. 1 (January 2005): 185-199.

Presentations

Allen, R.L., B. Gladman, J.J. Kavelaars, J.W. Parker and J.-M. Petit. "First Results of the CFHLS Kuiper Belt Survey." Paper presented at the 36th Annual Meeting of the Division for Planetary Sciences (DPS) of the American Astronomical Society (AAS), Louisville, Ky., November 2004.

Anderson Jr., C.E. "Computational Ceramic Armor Modeling." Paper presented at the Focus Session on Ceramic Armor, 29th International Conference on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, Cocoa Beach, Fla., January 2005. "Simulations of the EMI/ARL Experiments with the 55W Penetrator." Paper presented at the Fraunhofer Institut Kurzzeitdynamik, Freiburg, Germany, December 2004.

Anderson Jr., C.E. and I.S. Chocron. "Effect of Lateral Confinement on Penetration Efficiency as a Function of Impact Velocity." Paper presented at the Computational Ballistics Conference, Cordoba, Spain, May 2005.

Anderson Jr., C.E., I.S. Chocron and J.D. Walker. "Time-Resolved Penetration of Long Rods into Glass Targets." Paper presented at the 29th International Conference on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, Cocoa Beach, Fla., January 2005.

Behner, T., C.E. Anderson Jr., D.L. Orphal, V. Hohler, M. Junginger and D.W. Templeton. "Accuracy and Position Requirements of Reverse Ballistic Experiments of Rod Penetration into SiC-Ceramic to Detect the Effect of Failure Kinetics in Ceramics." Paper presented at the 55th Meeting of the Aeroballistic Range Association, Freiburg, Germany, September-October 2004.

Brown, M.A. "Use of Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) Statewide Software Architecture for Border Safety Inspection Facilities." Paper presented at Transpo2004, Jacksonville, Fla., December 2004.

Burch, J.L., J. Goldstein, D.T. Young, A.J. Coates, W.S. Kurth, D.A. Gurnett, M.K. Dougherty, F.J. Crary, T.W. Hill, N. Andre and E.C. Sittler Jr. "Evidence for Alfven Wave Plasma Heating in the Middle Magnetosphere of Saturn." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Canup, R.M. "Satellite Formation, A James B. Macelwane Medal Award Talk." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Carroll, J.N. "Catalyzed Marine Engine Durability." Paper presented at the U.S. Coast Guard Carbon Monoxide Seminar, International Boatbuilders' Exhibition and Conference, Miami, October 2004. "Cleaner Marine Engines - Can It Be Done?" Paper presented at the U.S. Coast Guard Carbon Monoxide Meeting, Miami, February 2004. "Determination of Operating Ranges of Marine Engines." Paper presented at the American Boating Congress, National Marine Manufacturers Association, Washington, May 2004. "Durability of Low-Emission Small Off Road Engines." Paper presented at the New Strategies for Portable Generator Safety, Bethesda, Md., May 2004.

Chandler, R., A. Garabedian and J.R. Griffith Jr. "Current Fire Testing for SOLAS: An Insight into the Test Procedures and Approvals Process." Paper presented at the ASTM Committee F25 International Maritime Organization (IMO) Fire Test Procedures (FTP) Code Seminar, Washington, December 2004.

Chocron, I.S., K.A. Dannemann, A.E. Nicholls, J.D. Walker and C.E. Anderson Jr. "A Constitutive Model for Damaged and Powder Silicon Carbide." Paper presented at the 29th International Conference on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, Cocoa Beach, Fla., January 2005.

Coates, A.J., A.M. Rymer, T.W. Hill, D.T. Young, F.J. Crary, J.T. Gosling, E.C. Sittler Jr., K.R. Svenes, K. Szego, J. Vilppola, J.T. Steinberg, N. Andre, R.E. Hartle and S.J. Bolton. "Cassini's First Distant and Close Encounters with Titan: Initial Analysis from CAPS." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Crary, F.J., D.T. Young, B.L. Barraclough, S.J. Bolton, A.J. Coates, T.W. Hill, D.J. McComas, D. Reisenfield, A.M. Rymer, E.C. Sittler Jr., J. Vilppola, J. Clarke, J. Gerard, D. Grodent, J.H. Waite, G.R. Gladstone, et al. "The Solar Wind Upstream of Saturn: Cassini Plasma Measurements and Saturn's Aurora." Paper presented at the AGU Joint Assembly, Montreal, May 2004.

Crary, F.J., D.T. Young, J.L. Burch, R. Goldstein, D.J. McComas, J.D. Furman, C.J. Zinsmeyer, J.-J. Berthelier, J.-M. Illiano, M. Blanc, S. Maurice, E. Pallier, S.J. Bolton, et al. "Initial Cassini Plasma Observations at Saturn." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Crary, F.J., D.T. Young, A.J. Coates, E.C. Sittler Jr., D. Reisenfeld, K. Szego, J.-J. Berthelier, A.M. Rymer, J. Vilppola, D.J. McComas, et al. "A First Look at Plasma in Titan's Ionosphere: Initial Cassini/CAPS Results." Paper presented at the 36th Annual Meeting of the DPS of the AAS, Louisville, Ky., November 2004.

Crary, F.J., D.T. Young, D.J. McComas, A.J. Coates, E.C. Sittler Jr., D. Reisenfeld, K. Szego, J.-J. Berthelier, A.M. Rymer, J. Vilppola, et al. "A First Look at Plasma in Titan's Ionosphere: Initial Cassini/CAPS Results." Paper presented at the 36th Annual Meeting of the DPS of the AAS, Louisville, Ky., November 2004.

Crouch, A.E. "New Technologies for Continuous Monitoring of 3rd Party Intrusions." Paper presented on the Southern Gas Association Webcast: Pipeline Integrity Management, Session 6, Monitoring and Assessment, September 2004.

Crouch, A.E. and T.E. Beuker. "In-Line Stress Measurement by the Continuous Barkhausen Method." Paper presented at the International Pipeline Conference, Calgary, Canada, October 2004.

Crowley, G. "GUVI Contributions to New Understanding of Global Thermosphere-Ionosphere Response to Geomagnetic Storms." Paper presented at the Thermosphere-Ionosphere-Mesosphere-Energetics and Dynamics (TIMED) Science Working Group, San Antonio, September 2004.

Crowley, G. and C.L. Hackert. "Simulation of the 56 Day Yaw Cycle from 5/22-7/16, 2003 Using TIMEGCM." Paper presented at the TIMED Science Working Group, San Antonio, September 2004.

Crowley, G., B. Tapley, S. Bettadpur, M. Cheng, L.J. Paxton, Y. Zhang, D. Morrison, A.B. Christensen, R. Meier and D.J. Strickland. "Effect of the October-November 2003 Superstorm on Thermospheric Density and Composition." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Dannemann, K.A., A.E. Nicholls, I.S. Chocron, J.D. Walker and C.E. Anderson Jr. " Compression Testing and Response of SiC-N Ceramics: Intact, Damaged and Powder." Paper presented at the 29th International Conference on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, Cocoa Beach, Fla., January 2005.

De La Beaujardiere, O., J. Retterer, G. Crowley, B. Basu, J. Welsh, C. Baker, J. Mellein, C. Valladares, F. Rich, D. Cooke and P. Doherty. "Modeling Low Latitude Ion Densities During Magnetic Storms." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

DeForest, C.E. "Fluxon Modeling for a Brighter Tomorrow." Paper presented at the Living with a Star Solar and Heliospheric Modeling Workshop, Huntsville, Ala., October 2004. "Optimized Resampling for Image Preparation." Paper presented at the Second International Image Processing Workshop, Annapolis, Md., September 2004.

DeForest, C.E., H.J. Hagenaar, D. Lamb, C. Parnell and B. Welsch. "Artificial Vision and the Solar Dynamo." Paper presented at the International Magnetic Tracking Workshop, St. Andrews, Scotland, November 2004.

Dellenback, S.W. "Center-to-Center Agency Integration: Reality and Myths" and "SwRI C2C Eight Agency Integration." Papers presented at ITS Texas, Ft. Worth, Texas, November 2004.

Dinwiddie, C.L., K.K. Bradbury, R.N. McGinnis, R.W. Fedors and D.A. Ferrill. "Heterogeneous Permeability Induced by Fault Zone Deformation in Nonwelded Ignimbrite: Chalk Cove Fault, Bishop Tuff, Bishop, California." Paper presented at the Geological Society of America (GSA) Fall Meeting, Denver, November 2004.

Dinwiddie, C.L., S.M. Clifford, R.E. Grimm and E. Heggy. "Strategy for Selection of Mars Geophysical Analogue Sites." Paper presented at the Workshop on Radar Investigations of Planetary and Terrestrial Environments, Houston, February 2005.

Dissly, R.W., J.H. Waite, E. Chassefiere, R. Sacks, B. Block, S. Scherer, D.T. Young, G.P. Miller, D.K. Nicks, P.M. Beauchamp, et al. "The Mars Analytical Chemistry Experiment." Paper presented at the 36th Annual Meeting of the DPS of the AAS, Louisville, Ky., November 2004. 

Eberly, R., D. Flaherty, T. Ingram, U. Sorathia and J.R. Griffith Jr. "U.S. Coast Guard Approval Process." Paper presented at the ASTM Committee F25 IMO FTP Code Seminar, Washington, December 2004.

Eviatar, A., F.J. Crary, R. Goldstein, E.C. Sittler Jr. and D.T. Young. "The Nature of the Plasma Density Enhancements Near Titan." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Fisher, J.L. and D.R. Hamlin. "Enhancements to Acquisition and Analysis System for Rapid Inspection of Large Structures." Paper presented at the 4th International Conference on Nondestructive Evaluation in Relation to Structural Integrity for Nuclear and Pressurised Components, London, England, December 2004.

Frahm, R.A., J.D. Winningham, J.R. Sharber, D.R. Linder, A.J. Coates, et al. "Observations from the ASPERA-3 ELS of Photoelectrons in the Tail of Mars." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Frame, E.A., R.A. Alvarez, M.G. Blanks, R.L. Freerks, L.L. Stavinoha, P.A. Muzzell and L. Villahermosa. "Alternative Fuels: Assessment of Fischer-Tropsch Fuel for Military Use in 6.5L Diesel Engine." Paper presented at the SAE Powertrain and Fluids Systems Conference, Tampa, Fla., October 2004.

Froelund, K. "Impact of Engine Oil Consumption on Particulate Emissions." Paper presented at the International Conference on Automotive Technology, Istanbul, Turkey, November 2004.

Goldstein, R., J.L. Burch, C.J. Pollock, D.T. Young and J.J. Hanley. "First Solar Wind Measurements by the Rosetta Ion and Electron Sensor (IES)." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Gosling, J.T., R.M. Skoug, D.J. McComas and C.W. Smith. "Direct Evidence for Magnetic Reconnection in the Solar Wind Near 1 AU." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Griffith Jr., J.R. "Fire Performance Evaluation of Composite Piping Systems for Offshore Platforms and Surface Vessels." Paper presented at the Marine Application of Composite Materials Conference, Melbourne, Fla., March 2004.

Grimm, R.E., E. Heggy, S.M. Clifford and C.L. Dinwiddie. "Scattering Limits to Depth of Radar Investigation: Lessons from the Bishop Tuff." Paper presented at the Workshop on Radar Investigations of Planetary and Terrestrial Environments, Houston, February 2005.

Hackert, C.L., G. Crowley, J.H. Yee, E. Talaat and R. Roble. "Mesosphere Lower Thermosphere, and Ionosphere (MLTI) Science: TIMED Present and Future Contributions." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Hansen, K.C., J.T. Clarke, F.J. Crary, D. DeZeeuw, M.K. Dougherty, D.A. Gurnett, T.I. Gombosi, G. Hospodarksy, W.S. Kurth, D.T. Young and A.J. Ridley. "Saturn's Magnetosphere During Cassini's Approach and Initial Orbit." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Harrison, K.P. and R.E. Grimm. "Evolution of the Valley Network Formation: Surface Runoff to Groundwater Discharge." Paper presented at the Early Mars Conference, Jackson Hole, Wyo., October 2004. "Tharsis Recharge: A Source of Groundwater for Martian Outflow Channels." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Hartle, R.E., E.C. Sittler Jr., N. Andre, R.E. Johnson, H.T. Smith, F.J. Crary, D.J. McComas, D.T. Young, A.J. Coates, S.J. Bolton, et al. "Preliminary Interpretation of Titan Plasma Interaction as Observed by the Cassini Plasma Spectrometer Comparisons with Voyager 1." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Hassler, D.M., A. Posner, M.A. Bullock, S.C. Rafkin, D.H. Grinspoon, R.F. Wimmer-Schweingruber, R. Beaujean, S. Burmeister, R. Müller-Mellin, S. Böttcher, G. Reitz, F. Cucinotta and T. Cleghorn. "The Radiation Assessment Detector (RAD) for Mars." Paper presented at the 9th Workshop on Radiation Monitoring for the International Space Station, Vienna, August 2004.

Heggy, E., S.M. Clifford, R.E. Grimm, S.H. Gonzalez, D.R. Bannon and D.Y. Wyrick. "Mapping Subsurface Stratigraphy and Anomalies in Iron-Rich Volcanoclastics Using Ground-Penetrating Radar: Potential for Shallow Sounding on Mars." Paper presented at the Workshop on Radar Investigations of Planetary and Terrestrial Environments, Houston, February 2005.

Hill, T.W., J.L. Burch, F.J. Crary, M.F. Thomsen, D. Delapp, A.M. Rymer, A.J. Coates, D.T. Young, E.C. Sittler Jr., and S.J. Bolton. "Interchange Injection and Drift Dispersion of Hot Plasma in Saturn's Magnetosphere." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Hudak Jr., S.J., B.R. Lanning, G.M. Light and J.M. Major. "A Thin-Film Sensor for Direct Monitoring of Materials' Damage State." Paper presented at the Turbine Engine Workshop, Dayton, Ohio, September 2004.

Huebner, W.F. "PMP Report for Cosmic Objects." Paper presented at the International Seminars on Nuclear War and Planetary Emergencies, Erice, Italy, May 2004.

Huyse, L.J. and B.H. Thacker. "A Probabilistic Treatment of Conflicting Expert Opinion." Paper presented at the 45th AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics and Materials Conference, Palm Springs, Calif., April 2004.

Jahn, J.-M., H.A. Elliott, W.K. Peterson, K.J. Trattner, R.H.W. Friedel, A. Korth, P.C. Brandt and D.G. Mitchell. "M-I Coupling Observed: Concurrent Measurements of Precipitating and Trapped Magnetospheric Particle Populations from a Single Vantage Point." Paper presented at the 35th Committee on Space Research (COSPAR) Scientific Assembly, Paris, July 2004. "Substorm Oxygen Injections into the Ring Current: Simultaneous Inner Magnetosphere and Tail Observations." Paper presented at the International Conference on Substorms ICS-7, Levi, Finland, March 2004.

Jahn, J.-M., S.B. Mende, T.J. Immel, J.D. Perez, M.G. Henderson and C.J. Pollock. "Substorm Evolution Simultaneously Observed in Global Precipitating and Trapped Particle Measurements." Paper presented at the International Conference on Substorms ICS-7, Levi, Finland, March 2004.

Jahn, J.-M., J.D. Perez, P.C. Brandt, M.G. Henderson, R. Demajistre, D.G. Mitchell and C.J. Pollock. "Ring Current Observations with Energetic Neutral Atoms: Recent Results, Problems and the Future." Paper presented at the 1st General Assembly of the European Geosciences Union, Nice, France, April 2004.

Johnson, R.E., E.C. Sittler Jr., F.J. Crary, R.L. Tokar, D. Reisenfeld, T.W. Hill, D.T. Young, M.H. Burger, V.I. Shematovich, H.T. Smith, et al. "The Production and Redistribution of Oxygen in Saturn's Magnetosphere: CAPS Cassini Data." Paper presented at the 36th Annual Meeting of the DPS of the AAS, Louisville, Ky., November 2004 and the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Khalek, I.A. "2007 Diesel Particulate Research." Paper presented at the Diesel Engine Emissions Reduction Conference, San Diego, September 2004. "Solid and Total Exhaust Particle Mass, Number, and Size Emissions from a Diesel Powered Generator." Paper presented at the 8th Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Conference on Combustion Generated Nanoparticles, Zurich, Switzerland, August 2004. 

Kinkler, E.S. "Continuous Pre-Hospital Data as a Predictor of Outcome Following Major Trauma: A Study Using Improved and Expanded Data." Paper presented at the Telemedicine and Advanced Technology Research Center (Product Line Review), Fort Detrick, Md., August 2004.

Klein, K.-L., C. Marqué and A. Posner. "A Search for Solar Energetic Particle Events with Radio-Silent CMEs." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Kozyra, J.U., C.R. Claner, D. DeZeeuw, X.H. Fang, T.I. Gombosi, M.W. Liemohn, A.J. Ridley, T.H. Zurbuchen, B.J. Anderson, P.C. Brandt, H. Korth, D.G. Mitchell, L.J. Paxton, L.J. Zanetti, Y. Zhang, C.A. Cattell, J.P. Dombeck. G. Crowley, R.A. Frahm, C.J. Pollock, J.R. Sharber, J.D. Winningham, et al. "Super Observations and Insights: Observers' Perspective." Paper presented at the Huntsville Modeling Workshop, Huntsville, Ala., October 2004. 

Kozyra, J.U., G. Crowley, L.P. Goncharenko, M.E. Hagan, G. Lu, M.G. Mlynczak, L.J. Paxton, J.M. Russell, S.C. Solomon, E.R. Talaat and J. Yee. "First Three Years of TIMED: New Results in Sun-Earth Connections." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Kwun, H. "Guided Wave Technology for Pipeline Integrity." Paper presented at the National Association of Corrosion Engineers International Pipeline Integrity Direct Assessment Seminar, Houston, June 2004.

Kwun, H., S.-Y. Kim and S.M. Walker. "Long-Range Guided-Wave Inspection of Reheater Tube Networks in Boiler." Paper presented at the Electric Power Research Institute Boiler Tube and Heat Recovery Steam Generator Tube Failures and Inspections International Conference, San Diego, November 2004.

Lee, C.O., S.A. Ledvina, J.G. Luhmann, D. Odstrcil, P. Riley, F.J. Crary, D.T. Young, J.T. Steinberg, B.L. Barraclough, M.K. Dougherty, et al. "Solar Wind Modeling of Cassini-Approach Observations." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Light, G.M., H. Kwun and S.-Y. Kim. "Development of a Torsional Guided-Wave Probe for Heat Exchanger Tube Inspection." Paper presented at the American Society for Nondestructive Testing Fall Conference, Las Vegas, November 2004.

McAndrews, H.J., C.J. Owen, A.J. Coates, A.M. Rymer, M.F. Thomsen, J.T. Gosling, J.L. Burch, M.K. Dougherty and D.T. Young. "Initial Results from the Cassini CAPS Instrument at the Magnetopause of Saturn." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

McComas, D.J. "Future Prospects for ENA Imaging of the Outer Heliosphere." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Meade, P.E., M.A. Bullock and D.H. Grinspoon. "Microphysical Model Studies of Venus Clouds." Paper presented at the 36th Annual Meeting of the DPS of the AAS, Louisville, Ky., November 2004.

Meadows, M.J. "Emergency Response Information." Paper presented at Transpo2004, Jacksonville, Fla., December 2004.

Meier, R., G. Crowley, D.J. Strickland, A.B. Christensen, L.J. Paxton and D. Morrison. "Looking at the November 20, 2003 Super Storm with TIMED/GUVI: Comparison with the TIMEGCM." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Merline, W.J. "Discovery and Study of Binary Asteroids." Paper presented at the European Southern Observatory's Vitcura Facility, Santiago, Chile, September 2004.

Moore, M.S., M.J. Brooks, G.C. Willden and S. Neema. "Domain-Specificity as a Key to Success in Model-Based Design." Paper presented at the Object Management Group (OMG) First Annual Model-Integrated Computing (MIC) Workshop entitled "Exploring the Synergy Between MIC and Model Driven Architecture (MDA)," Arlington, Va., October 2004.

Mullin, S.A., J.D. Walker, J.E. Drotleff, C.T. Vincent and R. Lottero. "Research in Close-In Blast Loading from High-Explosives." Paper presented at the 31st Department of Defense Explosive Safety Board Seminar, San Antonio, August 2004.

Necsoiu, D.M., C.L. Dinwiddie, E. Heggy and T.G. Farr. "A Web-Based Collaborative Tool for Mars Analog Data Exploration." Paper presented at the Workshop on Radar Investigations of Planetary and Terrestrial Environments, Houston, February 2005.

Olkin, C.B., E.F. Young, W.M. Grundy and L.A. Young. "Pluto Spectra from 2.8 to 3.7 Microns." Paper presented at the 36th Annual Meeting of the DPS of the AAS, Louisville, Ky., November 2004.

Owen, T., S.J. Bolton, M. Allison, J. Anderson, S. Atreya, F. Bagenal, M. Blanc, J. Bloxham, J. Connerney, A. Coradini, S. Cowley, D. Gautier, G.R. Gladstone, T. Guillot, S. Gulkis, C. Hansen, B. Hubbard, A. Ingersoll, M. Janssen, M. Klein, B. Kurth, S. Levin, J. Lunine, B. Mauk, D.J. McComas, et al. "The JUNO New Frontiers Jupiter Polar Orbiter Mission." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Painter, S.L., V. Cvetkovic and D.A. Pickett. "Stochastic Simulation of Colloid Facilitated Transport for Long Time and Space Scales." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Pan, Y.-M., D.S. Dunn and G.A. Cragnolino. "Phase Stability of Alloy 22 High-Level Waste Container Weldments: Experiments and Thermodynamic Calculations." Paper presented at the 33rd International Conference on Phase Diagram Calculations and Computational Thermochemistry, Krakow, Poland, June 2004.

Parker, J.W., P.C. Thomas, E.F. Young, M.V. Sykes, L.A. McFadden, C.T. Russell and S.A. Stern. "Ceres Observations with HST: First Results." Paper presented at the 36th Annual Meeting of the DPS of the AAS, Louisville, Ky., November 2004. "Ceres Observations with HST: Size, Shape, Pole and Rocky Core." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Posner, A. and D.M. Hassler. "In Situ Space Weather Forecasting with Energetic Particle Spectrometers: RAD and PreSTIM." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Posner, A., M.-B. Kallenrode and K.-L. Klein. "The Timing of Ions in Solar Energetic Particle Events." Paper presented at the COSPAR General Assembly, Paris, July 2004.

Posner, A. and H. Kunow. "Temporal Variations in the Composition of Light Elements Associated with Solar Energetic Particle Events." Paper presented at the Canadian Geophysical Union (CGU)/AGU/SEG Joint Assembly, Montreal, Canada, May 2004.

Posner, A., N.A. Schwadron, D.J. McComas, A.B. Galvin and E.C. Roelof. "Essentials for In Situ Space Weather Monitoring in the Future." Paper presented at the CGU/AGU/SEG Joint Assembly, Montreal, Canada, May 2004.

Sablik, M.J., S. Rios, F.J.G. Landgraf, T. Yonamine and M.F. de Campos. "Modeling of Sharp Change in Magnetic Hysteresis Behavior of Electrical Steel at Small Plastic Deformation." Paper presented at the 49th Conference on Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, Jacksonville, Fla., November 2004.

Sagebiel, E.J., R.M. Keedy, C.E. Weiss and C.E. Anderson Jr. "A Multiple Fragment Launch Technique." Paper presented at the 55th Meeting of the Aeroballistic Range Association, Freiburg, Germany, September-October 2004.

Sandeep, N. and M.S. Moore. "Software Radio Modeling Language (SRML), A Domain-Specific Modeling Language." Paper presented at the OMG First Annual MIC Workshop entitled "Exploring the Synergy Between MIC and MDA," Arlington, Va., October 2004.

Schwadron, N.A. and D.J. McComas. "The Sheared Sub-Parker Spiral." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Sharber, J.R., R.A. Frahm, M.P. Wüest, G. Crowley and J.K. Jennings. "A Statistical Model of Electron Fluxes into the Earth's Atmosphere." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Sittler Jr., E.C., R.E. Johnson, H.T. Smith, D. Chornay, M.D. Shappirio, D.G. Simpson, D.T. Young, F.J. Crary, D.J. McComas, A.J. Coates, et al. "Preliminary Results on Saturn's Inner Plasma Sheet as Observed by Cassini: Comparison with Voyager." Paper presented at the 36th Annual Meeting of the DPS of the AAS, Louisville, Ky., November 2004 and the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Smith, H.T., R.E. Johnson, F.J. Crary, D.T. Young, E.C. Sittler Jr., D.J. McComas, D. Reisenfeld, M.D. Shappirio, M. Michael, V.I. Shematovich, et al. "Nitrogen in Saturn's Inner Magnetosphere." Paper presented at the 36th Annual Meeting of the DPS of the AAS, Louisville, Ky., November 2004.

Smith, H.T., E.C. Sittler Jr., R.E. Johnson, F.J. Crary, D.T. Young, D.J. McComas, D. Reisenfeld, M.D. Shappirio, R.A. Baragiola, M. Michael, et al. "Nitrogen in Saturn's Magnetosphere." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Spencer, J.R., J.C. Pearl, M. Segura, et al. "Cassini Composite Infrared Spectrometer (CIRS) Observations of Phoebe's Thermal Emission." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Sun, A.Y., S.L. Painter and R.T. Green. "Assessment of the Smeared Conduit Approach for Modeling Karst Conduit Flows." Paper presented at the GSA Annual Meeting, Denver, November 2004.

Thacker, B.H. and L.J. Huyse. "A Framework to Estimate Uncertain Random Variables." Paper presented at the 45th AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics and Materials Conference, Palm Springs, Calif., April 2004.

Thacker, B.H., D.S. Riha, D.P. Nicolella, S.J. Hudak Jr., L.J. Huyse, W.L. Francis, S.H.K. Fitch, J.E. Pepin and E.A. Rodriguez. "Uncertainty Quantification for Structural Dynamics and Model Validation Problems." Paper presented at the International Modal Analysis Conference, Dearborn, Mich., January 2004.

Thomsen, M.F., R.L. Tokar, B.L. Barraclough, D. Reisenfeld, J.T. Steinberg, E.C. Sittler Jr., T.W. Hill, D.T. Young, F.J. Crary, B. Fish, et al. "Transport in Saturn's Outer Magnetosphere: Cassini Observations." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Thorpe, R.L. "Project Management Tools in a Web-Based World." Paper presented at the Project Management Institute Global Congress - North America, Anaheim, Calif., October 2004.

Threm, D.S. "Molecular Viewer - Visualization of the Hydrolysis of Mustard Blister Agent." Paper presented at the 2nd Annual MidSouth Computational Biology and Bioinformatics Society Conference, Little Rock, Ark., October 2004.

Throop, H.B. and J. Bally. "Triggered Formation of Planetesimals by Photo-Evaporation." Paper presented at the 36th Annual Meeting of the DPS of the AAS, Louisville, Ky., November 2004.

Throop, H.B., J. Bally and T. Snow. "Formation of Organic Molecules in Photo-Evaporating Pre-Planetary Disks." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Tokar, R.L., D.T. Young, M.F. Thomsen, F.J. Crary, D.B. Reisenfeld, E.C. Sittler Jr., R.E. Johnson, A.J. Coates, D.A. Gurnett, W.S. Kurth, T.W. Hill, J.T. Steinberg, R. Goldstein and D.J. McComas. "Cassini Observations of Co-Rotating Heavy Ions Near Saturn's Rings." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Walker, J.D., E.J. Sagebiel and W.F. Huebner. "A Preliminary Analysis of Seismological Techniques to Study Eros and Other Asteroids." Paper No. B0.2/C0.3-0019-04. Paper presented at the 35th COSPAR Scientific Assembly, Paris, July 2004.

Ward, W.R. "Early Clearing of the Asteroid Belt." Paper presented at the 36th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, League City, Texas, March 2005. "On Type III Protoplanet Migration." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Weber, R.M. "Multiple Standards Integration at a Large RD&E Service Organization." Paper presented at the International Conference on ISO 9000, Orlando, Fla., February 2005.

White, J.J. "Small Engines - Quo Vadis?" Paper presented at the SAE SETC, Graz, Austria, September 2004.

Young, D.T., A.J. Coates, H.J. McAndrews, F.J. Crary, S. Maurice, R.E. Johnson, R.A. Baragiola, D.B. Reisenfeld, R.L. Tokar and E.C. Sittler Jr. "Plasma Near Saturn's Rings: CAPS Observations." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Young, D.T., F.J. Crary, R.A. Barragiola, B.L. Barraclough, J.-J. Berthelier, A.J. Coates, J.T. Gosling, T.W. Hill, R.E. Johnson, D.J. McComas, et al. "Plasma Measurements in Titan's Ionosphere: Initial Cassini/CAPS Results." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2004.

Young, D.T., F.J. Crary, J.L. Burch, R. Goldstein, D.J. McComas, J.D. Furman, C.J. Zinsmeyer, J.-J. Berthelier, J.-M. Illiano, M. Blanc, S. Maurice, E. Pallier, S.J. Bolton, et al. "Initial Cassini Plasma Observations at Saturn." Paper presented at the 36th Annual Meeting of the DPS of the AAS, Louisville, Ky., November 2004.

Young, L.A. "Observing Pluto's Post-Perihelion Atmosphere." Paper presented at the Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics at the University of Colorado, Boulder, Colo., October 2004. "Occultation Lightcurves for Selected Pluto Volatile Transport Models." Paper presented at the 36th Annual Meeting of the DPS of the AAS, Louisville, Ky., November 2004.

Internal Research

Funded January 1, 2005

Alger, T.F. and D. Mehta. "A Study of Ignition System Performance and Design."

Davis, B.S. and S.P. Saulnier. "Investigating a VME-Based Implementation of the SwRI Software Radio Channelizer."

Gladstone, G.R., J.M. Stone, J.R. Scherrer, D.C. Slater and G.J. Dirks. "Preparing Ultraviolet Instrumentation for Extreme Radiation Environments."

Grimm, R.E., R.M. Canup, W.F. Bottke, D.D. Durda and B.L. Enke. "Coupled Thermal and Collisional Histories of Meteorite Parent Bodies."

Harbaugh, R.A. "Study of Limited Rate Production Lessons Learned."

Hipp, J.E. "SIGINT Demodulation Capability."

Huffman, S.D., W.C. Couvillion, E.C. Peterson, M.P. Rigney and E.A. Franke. "Research, Integration and Evaluation of Innovative Gaze Tracking Technologies."

Leet, J.A. and Y. Huang. "Transient Control Strategies for an Engine with an Exhaust Treatment System To Meet Future Emissions Standards."

Posner, A. and D.J. McComas. "Development of the Pre-Shock Suprathermal Ion Monitor (PreSTIM) Concept."

Retherford, K.D., N.A. Schwadron, Joey Mukherjee, G. Crowley and R.A. Frahm. "Solar Wind Co-Rotating Interaction Regions at Mars: Investigating Sun-Mars Connections."

Roberts Jr., C.E., T.F. Alger, D. Mehta, C.J. Chadwell, M. Amann, T.W. Ryan III and K.A. Whitney. "Investigation of a New, Ultra-Low Emissions, Light-Duty, High Efficiency Gasoline Engine Concept."

Sablik, M.J. and G.L. Burkhardt. "Modeling of Detection of the Stress Distribution in Shot-Peened Turbine Metals Using Electrical Conductivity as a Measure."

Schwadron, N.A. and C.E. DeForest. "Chromosphere Solar Wind Interface Model (C-SWIM)."

Simonis, J.C. and L.L. Bequette. "Helicopter Rotor Blade Erosion Study."

Sun, A.Y., S.L. Painter and G.W. Wittmeyer. "An Effective Approach for Contaminant Source Location and Release History Recovery."

Volk, R.L. and D.E. Gordon. "Development of Digital, Industrial Workbench Prototype."

SwRI Patents

Burkhardt, G.L., J.L. Fisher and R.H. Peterson. "Method and System for Injecting Virtual Flaw Signals into a Nondestructive Test System." U.S. Patent No. 6,836,735. December 2004.

Canady, L.D., C.B. Catterson, R.W. Edgar Jr., R.H. Hill Jr. and B.L. Robey. "Spectroscopy Light Source." U.S. Patent No. 6,836,502. December 2004.

Edgar Jr., R.W., A.J. Allo Jr., P.B. Gunneson, J.D. Martin, J.R. DelFavero and M.B. Jaffe. "Method, apparatus and system for removing motion artifacts from measurements of bodily parameters." U.S. Patent No. 6,810,277. October 2004.

Huang, Y. and J. Grogan. "Method and Apparatus for Controlling Exhausted Gas Emissions During Cold-Start of an Internal Combustion Engine." U.S. Patent No. 6,832,472. December 2004.

Kelner, E., A. Minachi, T.E. Owen, M. Burzynski Jr. and S.P. Petullo. "Device for Precision Measurement of Speed of Sound in a Gas." U.S. Patent No. 6,823,716. November 2004.

Kommareddi, N.S., R.Dinius, N. Vasishtha, and D.E. Barlow. "Microencapsulated and Macroencapsulated Drag Reducing Agent." U.S. Patent No. 6,841,593. January 2005.

Kwun, H., S.-Y. Kim and K. Asano. "Method of Detecting Tension Wire Break in Concrete Pole." U.S. Patent No. 6,815,948. November 2004.

Marshall, M.C., J.G. Franjione, C.J. Freitas, W.T. Roberds, G.D. Pollard and J. Blake. "Apparatus for Contaminant Removal Using Natural Convection Flow and Changes in Solubility Concentrations by Temperature." U.S. Patent No. 6,799,587. October 2004.

McComas, D.J. "Mass Spectrometry with Enhanced Particle Flux Range." U.S. Patent No. 6,815,689. November 2004.

Morrow, T.B. and K.A. Behring II. "Device for Determining Thermophysical Properties of a Multi-Component Gas at ArbitraryTemperature and Pressure." U.S. Patent No. 6,850,847. February 2005.

Morrow, T.B. and K.A. Behring II. "Indirect Measurement of Nitrogen in a Multi-Component Gas by Measuring the Speed of Sound at Two States of the Gas." U.S. Patent No. 6,804,610. October 2004.

Owen, T.E., D.L. Davidson, J.B. Campbell and A. Nagy. "Asymmetrical Column Assembly for High-Cycle Fatigue Test Machines." U.S. Patent No. 6,813,960. November 2004.

Paul, P.P. and S.T. Schwab. "Methods for Making Ceramic Matrix Composites Using Precursor Polymers to Refractory Metal Carbides and Metal Borides." U.S. Patent No. 6,815,006. November 2004.

Thomas, C.R., B.R. Hauser and D.P. Branyon. "Single-Ended Barrel Engine with Double-Ended, Double Roller Pistons." U.S. Patent No. 6,834,636. December 2004.

W.J. Rafferty and W.C. Flannigan. "Media Discharge Device." U.S. Patent No. 6,832,734. December 2004.

Warnagiris, T.J. and D.L. Goodlin. "Tetherless Neuromuscular Disrupter Gun with Liquid-Based Capacitor (Liquid Dielectric)." U.S. Patent No. 6,802,262. October 2004.

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