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Publications

Acha, V., T.G. Andrews, Q. Huang, D.K. Sardar and P.J. Hornsby. “Tissue-based Biosensors.” Recognition Receptors in Biosensors, (2010): 365–381.

A’Hearn, M.F., L.M. Feaga, J. Bertaux, P.D. Feldman, J.W. Parker, D.C. Slater, A.J. Steffl, S.A. Stern, H. Throop, M.H. Versteeg, H.A. Weaver and H.U. Keller. “The Far-Ultraviolet Albedo of Steins Measured with Rosetta-ALICE.” Planetary and Space Science, Vol. 58, No. 9, (2010): 1,088–1,096.

Basagaoglu, H. and S. Succi. “Lattice-Boltzmann Simulations of Repulsive Particle-Particle and Particle-Wall Interactions: Coughing and Choking.” The Journal of Chemical Physics. Vol. 132, (2010):134111.

Beck, M.B., F. Jiang, F. Shi, R.V. Walker, O.O. Osidele, Z. Lin, I. Demir and J.W. Hall. “Reengineering Cities as Forces for Good in the Environment.” Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers, Engineering Sustainability, Vol. 163, (2010): 31–46.

Brajanovski, M., T. Müller and J. Parra. “A Model for Strong Attenuation and Dispersion of Seismic /P/-Waves in a Partially Saturated Fractured Reservoir:” Science in China - Series G: Physics, Mechanics, Astronomy, Vol. 53, No. 8, (2010): 1,383–1,387.

Breaux, P.J. “Inspirational Motivation Transformational Leadership in EMS.” EMS Magazine, (2010): Online at EMSResponser.com.

Breaux, P.J. “Servant Leadership.” EMS Magazine, (2010): Online at EMSResponser.com.

Chalov, S.V., D.B. Alexashov, D.J. McComas, V.V. Izmodenov, Y.G. Malama and N. Schwadron. “Scatter-free Pickup Ions Beyond the Heliopause as a Model for the Interstellar Boundary Explorer (IBEX) Ribbon.” The Astrophysical Journal Letters, 716, (2010): L99–L102.

Cheruvu, N.S., R. Wei, M.R. Govindaraju and D.W. Gandy. “Cyclic Oxidation Behavior and Microstructure of Nanocrystalline Ni-20Cr-4AI Coating.” Oxidation of Metals, 73, (2010): 493–511.

Cheruvu, N.S., R. Wei, M.R. Govindaraju and D.W. Gandy. “Microstructure and Oxidation Resistance of Nanocrystalline 304 SS-Alx Coatings.” Surface & Coatings Technology, 204, (2009): 751–755.

Cormier, A.R., J.C. Price, C.B. Dietrich and J.H. Reed. “Dynamic Reconfiguration of Software Defined Radios Using Standard Architectures.” Physical Communication, Vol. 3, No. 2, (2010): 73–80.

Desai, M.I., M.A. Dayeh and G.M. Mason. “Origin of Quiet-time Suprathermal Tails Near 1 AU.” AIP Conference Proceedings, Vol. 1216, (2010): 635–638.

Duru, F., D.A. Gurnett, J.D. Winningham, R. Frahm and R. Modolo. “A Plasma Flow Velocity Boundary at Mars from the Disappearance of Electron Plasma Oscillations.” Icarus, No. 206, (2010): 74–82, doi:10.1016/j.icarus.2009.04.012.

Elliott, H.A., D.J. McComas, W.H. Matthaeus and C.J. Henney. “Solar Wind Speed and Temperature Relationship.” Solar Wind 12 Conference Proceedings, AIP CP1216, (2009): 98–101.

Greathouse , T.K., G. R. Gladstone, J.I. Moses, R.J. Vervack Jr., S.A. Stern, D.C. Slater, M.H. Versteeg, M.W. Davis, K.D. Retherford, L.A. Young, A.J. Steffl, H. Throop and J.W. Parker. “New Horizons Alice Ultraviolet Observations of a Stellar Occultation by Jupiter’s Atmosphere.” Icarus, No. 208, (2010): 293–305.

Grzedzielski, S., M. Bzowski, A. Czechowski, H.O. Funsten, D.J. McComas and N.A. Schwadron. “A Possible Generation Mechanism for the IBEX Ribbon from Outside the Heliosphere.” The Astrophysical Journal Letters, 715, (2010): L84–L87.

Gurnett, D.A., D.D. Morgan, F. Duru, F. Akalin, J.D. Winningham, R.A. Frahm, E. Dubinin and S. Barabash. “Large Density Fluctuations in the Martian Ionosphere as Observed by the Mars Express Radar Sounder.” Icarus, No. 206, (2010): 83–94, doi:10.1016/j.icarus.2009.02.019.

Heerikhuisen, J., N.V. Pogorelov, G.P. Zank, G.B. Crew, P.C. Frisch, H.O. Funsten, P.H. Janzen, D.J. McComas, D.B. Reisenfeld and N.A. Schwadron. “Pick-up Ions in the Outer Heliosheath: A Possible Mechanism for the Interstellar Boundary Explorer (IBEX) Ribbon.” The Astrophysical Journal Letters, 708, (2010): L126–L130.

Holt, J.W., K.E. Fishbaugh, S. Byrne, K. Christian, K. Tanaka, P.S. Russell, K.E. Herkenhoff, A. Safaeinili, N.E. Putzig and R.J. Phillips. “The Construction of Chasma Boreale on Mars.” Nature, 465, (2010): 446–449, doi:10.1038/nature09050.

Howard, T.A. “The Major Causes of Space Weather and How to Detect Them.” Solar Observer, 1, (2010): 8–11.

Howard, T.A. and S.J. Tappin. “Interplanetary Coronal Mass Ejections Observed in the Heliosphere: 1. Review of Theory.” Space Science Reviews, 147, (2009): 31–54.

Howard, T.A. and S.J. Tappin. “Interplanetary Coronal Mass Ejections Observed in the Heliosphere: 3. Physical Implications.” Space Science Reviews, 147, (2009): 89–110.

Jones, R.L., J.W. Parker, A. Bieryla, B.G. Marsden, B. Gladman, J.J. Kavelaars and J.M. Petit. “Systematic Biases in the Observed Distribution of Kuiper Belt Object Orbits.” The Astronomical Journal, 139, (2010): 2,249–2,257.

Lee, C.O., J.G. Luhmann, I. de Pater, G.M. Mason, D.K. Haggerty, I.G. Richardson, H.V. Cane, L.K. Jian, C.T. Russell and M.I. Desai. “Organization of Energetic Particles by the Solar Wind Structure During the Declining to Minimum Phase of Solar Cycle 23.” Solar Physics, Vol. 263, (2010): 239–261, doi:10.1007/s11207-010-9556-x.

Li, J.Y., L.A. McFadden, P.C. Thomas, M.J. Mutchler, J.W. Parker, E.F. Young, C.T. Russell, M.V. Sykes and B.E. Schmidt. “Photometry and Surface Mapping of Asteroid (4) Vesta’s Southern Hemisphere with Hubble Space Telescope.” Icarus, 208, (2010): 238–251.

Livadiotis, G. and D.J. McComas. “Exploring Transitions of Space Plasmas out of Equilibrium.” The Astrophysical Journal, 714, (2010): 971–987.

Lundin, R., S. Barabash, M. Holmstrom, H. Andersson, M. Yamauchi, H. Nilsson, A. Grigorev, J.D. Winningham, R. Frahm, J.R. Sharber, J.A. Savaud, A. Federov, E. Budnik, J.J. Thocaven, K. Asamura, H. Hayakawa, A.J. Coates, Y. Soobiah, D.R. Linder, et al. “ASPERA-3: Analyser of Space Plasmas and Energetic Neutral Atoms.” Mars Express: The Scientific Investigations, (2009): 199–215.

Mason, R.L. and J.C. Young. “Detection Decisions.” Quality Progress, 43, No. 4, (2010): 58–60.

McComas, D.J., et al. “First Results from the Interstellar Boundary Explorer (IBEX) Mission.” Solar Wind 12 Conference Proceedings, (2009): 539–542.

McComas, D.J., H.A. Elliott and N.A. Schwadron. “Pick-up Hydrogen Distributions in the Solar Wind at ~11 AU: Do We Understand Pick-up Ions in the Outer Heliosphere?” Journal of Geophysical Research, 115, (2010): A03102, doi:10.1029/2009JA014604.

Mierla, M., B. Inhester, A. Antunes, Y. Boursier, J.P. Byrne, R. Colaninno, J. Davila, C.A. de Koning, P.T. Gallagher, S. Gissot, R.A. Howard, T.A. Howard, et al. “On the 3-D Reconstruction of Coronal Mass Ejections Using Coronagraph Data.” Annales Geophysicae, 28, (2010): 203–215.

Morgan, D.D., D.A. Gurnett, D.L. Kirchner, J.D. Winningham, R.A. Frahm, D.A. Brain, D.L. Mitchell, J.G. Luhmann, E. Nielsen, J.R. Espley, M.H. Acuña and J.J. Plaut. “Radar Absorption Due to a Corotating Interaction Region Encounter with Mars Detected by MARSIS.” Icarus, 206, (2010): 95–103, doi:10.1016/j.icarus.2009.03.008.

Nyman, J.S., S. Munoz, S. Jadhav, A. Mansour, T. Yoshii, G.R. Mundy and G.E. Gutierrez. “Quantitative Measures of Femoral Fracture Repair in Rats Derived by Microcomputed Tomography.” Journal of Biomechanics, 42, (2009): 891–897.

Ogasawara, K., S. Livi, M.A. Dayeh, F. Allegrini, M.I. Desai and D.J. McComas. “Avalanche Photodiode Arrays Enable Largearea Measurements of Medium-energy Electrons.” IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science, Vol. 56, No. 4, (2009): 2,533–2,537.

Pogorelov, N.V., S.N. Borovikov, L.F. Burlaga, R.W. Ebert, J. Heerikhuisen, Q. Hu, D.J. McComas, S.T. Suess and G.P. Zank. “Transient Phenomena in the Distant Solar Wind and in the Heliosheath.” Solar Wind 12 Conference Proceedings, (2009): 559–562.

Puchot, A.R., C.E. Duffer, A.C. Cobb and G.M. Light. “Use of Magnetostrictive Sensor Technology for Testing Tank Bottom Floors.” Materials Evaluation, 68, 6, (2010): 602–607.

Schwadron, N.A., M.A. Dayeh, M.I. Desai, H. Fahr, J.R. Jokipii and M.A. Lee. “Superposition of Stochastic Processes and the Resulting Particle Distributions.” The Astrophysical Journal, Vol. 713, (2010): 1,386–1,392.

Schwadron, N.A. and D.J. McComas. “Pickup Ions from Energetic Neutral Atoms.” The Astrophysical Journal Letters, Vol. 712, (2010): L157–L159.

Sun, A.Y., R. Green, M. Rodell and S. Swenson. “Inferring Aquifer Storage Parameters Using Satellite and Insitu Measurements: Estimation Under Uncertainty.” Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 37, (2010): L10401, doi:2010GL043231.

Swenson, C.A., A. Maxham, P.W. A. Roming, P. Schady, L. Vetete, B.B. Zhang, B. Zhang, S.T. Holland, J.A. Kennea, N.P.M. Kuin, S.R. Oates, K.L. Page and M. de Pasquale. “GRB 090926A and Bright Latetime Fermi Large Area Telescope Gammaray Burst Afterglows.” Astrophysical Journal, 718, (2010): L14–L18.

Tappin, S.J., and T.A. Howard. “Direct Observation of a Corotating Interaction Region by Three Spacecraft.” Astrophysics Journal, 702, (2009): 862–870.

Tappin, S.J., and T.A. Howard. “Interplanetary Coronal Mass Ejections Observed in the Heliosphere: 2. Model and Data Comparison.” Space Science Reviews, 147, (2009): 55–87.

Tobie, G., B. Giese, T.A. Hurford, R.M. Lopes, F. Nimmo, F. Postberg, K.D. Retherford, J. Schmidt, J.R. Spencer, T. Tokano and E.P. Turtle. “Surface, Subsurface and Atmosphere Exchanges on the Satellites of the Outer Solar System.” Space Science Reviews, (2010): doi:10.1007/s11214-010-9641-3.

Tsang C.C., C.F. Wilson, J.K. Barstow, P.G. Irwin, F.W. Taylor, K. McGouldrick, G. Piccioni, P. Drossart and H. Svedem. “Correlations Between Cloud Thickness and Sub-cloud Water Abundance on Venus.” Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 37, (2010): L02202, doi:10.1029/2009GL041770.

Wang, H., M. Zou and R. Wei. “Superhydrophilic Textured Surfaces on Stainless Steel Substrates.” Thin Solid Films, 518, (2009): 1,571–1,574.

Wang W., J. Nyman, H. Moss, G. Gutierrez, G.R. Mundy, X. Yang and F. Elefteriou. “Local Low Dose Lovastatin Improves the Bone Healing Defect Caused by Nf1 Loss-offunction in Osteoblasts.” Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, (2010): (Epub ahead of print).

Werling, B.A. and D.R. Turner. “A Method for Preparing for and Executing Conflict of Interest Assessments.” Environmental Practice, Vol. 12, (2010): 168–174.

Wiedenbeck, M.E., G.M. Mason, R. Gómez-Herrero, D.K. Haggerty, N.V. Nitta, C.M.S. Cohen, E.E. Chollet, A.C. Cummings, R.A. Leske, R.A. Mewaldt, E.C. Stone, T.T. von Rosenvinge, R. Müller-Mellin, M.I. Desai and U. Mall. “Observations of a 3He-rich SEP Event over a Broad Range of Heliographic Longitudes: Results from STEREO and ACE.” AIP Conference Proceedings, Vol., 1216 (2010): 621–624.

Yoshii, T., J. Dumas, G.E. Gutierrez, G.R. Mundy and S. Guelcher. “A Sustained Release of Lovastatin from Biodegradable, Elastomeric Polyurethane Scaffolds For Enhanced Bone Regeneration.” Tissue Engineering Part A, (2010): (Epub ahead of print).

Presentations

Allegrini, F., D.J. McComas, P. Bochsler, M. Bzowski, H. Fahr, H. Fichtner, P. Frisch, H. Funsten, S. Fuselier, et al. “The Interstellar Boundary Explorer.” Presented to the San Antonio Reading Club, San Antonio, May 2010.

Allsup, C.B., C.S. Miller and K. Middelkoop. “Successfully Deploying E3: Environment, Energy and Economy.” Paper presented at the 2010 Manufacturing Extension Partnership National Conference in Orlando, Fla., May 2010.

Anderson, C.E. Jr., R.P. Bigger, T. Behner, C.E. Weiss and S. Chocron. “Mine Blast Loading: Experiments and Simulations.” Paper presented at the Army Research Laboratory (ARL) Research in Ballistic Protection Technologies Workshop, Herndon, Va., May 2010.

Araujo, M.S. and A.R. Bertrand. “Performance Impacts of Encryption Devices on Space Networks.” Paper presented at the 2010 Space COMSEC Conference, San Antonio, April 2010.

Avery, P.A. “Intelligent Vehicle Behavior and Emergent System Stability.” Paper presented at the 2010 Society of Automotive Engineers of Japan (JSAE) Annual Congress, Yokohama, Japan, May 2010.

Beissel, S.R. and R. Keedy. “Analysis of RPG Defeat by Impact with Arrayed Obstructions.” Paper presented at the 2010 ARL Ballistic Protection Technologies Workshop, Herndon, Va., May 2010.

Bichon, B.J., J.M. McFarland and S. Mahadevan. “Applying EGRA to Reliability Analysis of Systems with Multiple Failure Modes.” Paper presented at the 12th AIAA Non-Deterministic Approaches Conference, Orlando, Fla., April 2010.

Boyd, J. “Quality Circles: The Strength They Provide in a Total Quality Management Organization.” Paper presented at the 26th Society of Quality Assurance (SQA) Annual Meeting and Quality College, Cincinnati, April 2010.

Boyd, J. “Root Cause Analysis Tools and Guidelines.” Paper presented at the 26th SQA Annual Meeting and Quality College, Cincinnati, April 2010.

Boyd, J. and C. Bens. “Salary Survey for GXP Professionals.” Paper presented at the 26th SQA Annual Meeting and Quality College, Cincinnati, April 2010.

Boyd, J., R. Siconolfi and C. Bens. “Beyond Compliance Specialty Section.” Paper presented at the 26th SQA Annual Meeting and Quality College, Cincinnati, April 2010.

Breslof, M.J. “Financial Issues for Cost Reimbursement and Fixed Price Agreements.” Paper presented at the Society of Research Administrators International Western/Southern Section Meeting, Tucson, Ariz., June 2010.

Breslof, M.J., L. Savage and D. Yates. “Grants vs. Contracts.” Paper presented at the Society of Research Administrators International Western/Southern Section Meeting, Tucson, Ariz., June 2010.

Burkhardt, G.L. and J.M. Leonard. “Inspection of Dissimilar Metal Welds in Nozzles Using Ultrasonic Phased Array and Eddy Current—Robinson Nuclear Power Plant.” Paper presented at the 7th International Conference on NDE in Relation to Structural Integrity for Nuclear and Pressurized Components, Yokohama, Japan, May 2009.

Callahan, T.J., D.P. Branyon, A.C. Forster, M.G. Ross and D. Simpson. “Effectiveness of Mechanical Turbo Compounding in a Modern Heavy-Duty Diesel Engine.” Paper presented at the 2010 JSAE Annual Congress in Yokohama, Japan, May 2010.

Cheruvu, N.S., R. Wei and D.W. Gandy. “Oxidation Behavior of Sputter Deposited Nanocrystalline and Conventional Plasma Sprayed MCrAl(Y) Coatings.” Paper presented at the ASME Gas Turbine Technical Congress and Exposition, Glasgow, United Kingdom, June 2010.

Cheruvu, N.S., R. Wei, M.R. Govindaraju and D.W. Gandy. “Evolution of Nano-Crystalline Coatings for Coal-Fired Ultra-Super Critical Boiler Tubes.” Paper presented at the 2009 American Society of Mechanical Engineers Pressure Vessel Piping Conference, Prague, Czech Republic, July 2009.

Chiang, K.T. and L. Yang. “High-Temperature Electrochemical Sensor for Online Corrosion Monitoring.” Paper presented at Corrosion 2010 Conference and Exposition, San Antonio, March 2010.

Cook, S.W. “Security Software Applications Using Dynamic Dataflow Analysis.” Paper presented at the San Antonio Chapter of the Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP), San Antonio, June 2010.

Cope, D.A., J.O. Cronenberger, K.C. Kozak, K.H. Schrader, L. Smith and C.J. Thwing. “Integration of Remote Sensing and Risk Analysis for Airframe Structural Integrity Assessment.” Paper presented at the F-16 Aircraft Structural Integrity Program Review, Fort Worth, Texas, June 2010, and at the Aircraft Airworthiness and Sustainment Conference, Austin, Texas, May 2010.

Dannemann, K.A., S. Chocron and A.E. Nicholls. “Evaluation of Welded Tensile Specimens in the Kolsky Bar.” Paper presented at the Society of Experimental Mechanics (SEM) Annual Conference, Indianapolis, June 2010.

Dannemann, K.A., S. Chocron and C.E. Anderson Jr. “Comparison of Mechanical and Constitutive Response for 5xxx and 2xxx Aluminum Alloys.” Paper presented at the Aluminum for Defense Applications Workshop, Baltimore, Md., May 2010.

Dannemann, K.A., S. Chocron and C.E. Anderson Jr. “Comparison of Mechanical and Constitutive Response for Five Aluminum Alloys for Armor Applications.” Paper presented at the 16th U.S. National Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, State College, Pa., June 2010.

Dannemann, K.A., S. Chocron and C.E. Anderson Jr. “FSW Aluminum 5050-H131: Mechanical Response Comparison for Weld vs. Parent Material.” Paper presented at the 20th Annual Ground Vehicle Survivability Symposium, Warren, Mich., August 2010.

Dembsey, N.A., M.J. Hurley and M.L. Janssens. “SFPE Guide for Obtaining Material Parameters for Input into Fire Models.” Paper presented at the National Institute of Standards and Technology Building and Fire Research Laboratory Seminar Series, Gaithersburg, Md., May 2010.

Desai, M.I. “ Energetic Particles in the Heliosphere.” Paper presented at the University of Alabama at Huntsville, June 2010.

Desai, M.I. and G.M. Mason. “Observations of Energetic Particles Associated with Corotating Interaction Regions during Solar Cycles 23 and 24.” Paper presented at the 2010 European Geosciences Union Meeting, Vienna, Austria, May 2010.

Desai, M.I., C.W. Smith, M.A. Lee, M.A. Dayeh and G.M. Mason. “Observational Signatures of Thermal and Suprathermal Ion Acceleration at CME-Driven Interplanetary Shocks.” Paper presented at the Joint Meeting of the ACE/SOHO/STEREO/Wind Spacecraft Teams, Kennebunkport, Maine, June 2010.

Dickinson, J.R. “CCSDS Formatting and High Speed SSR Interface.” Paper presented at the Military and Aerospace Programmable Logic Devices (MAPLD), Washington, August 2009.

Dickinson, J.R., C. Howard and S. Torno. “A High-Density, Non-Volatile Mass-Memory and Data Formatting Solution for Space Applications.” Paper presented at the IEEE Aerospace Conference, Big Sky, Mont., March 2010.

Dinwiddie, C.L., M.A. Chan, R.N. McGinnis, J.L. Myers and W.S. Holliday. “Chronicles of Vadose Zone Diagenesis: Cone-Shaped Iron Oxide Concretions, Triassic Trujillo Formation, Palo Duro Canyon, Texas.” Paper presented at the Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Portland, Ore., October 2009.

Dinwiddie, C.L., R.N. McGinnis, D.E. Stillman, D.M. Hooper, T.I. Michaels, K. Bjella, R.E. Grimm and M. Necsoiu. “Sand, Wind, and Ice: Mars Analog Aeolian Studies of the Great Kobuk Sand Dunes.” Paper presented at the 2nd International Planetary Dunes Workshop, Alamosa, Colo., May 2010.

Downing, W.D., K.C. Golas, S.M. Porter, J.D. Micheletti, G.L. Burkhardt and J.L. Fisher. “Innovative NDE Training, Simulation, and Performance Improvement Technologies and Applications.” Paper presented at the 7th International Conference on NDE in Relation to Structural Integrity for Nuclear and Pressurized Components, Yokohama, Japan, May 2009.

Eberle, D.C. “An Overview of Radiotracer Methods for Wear Measurement.” Paper presented at the Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers (STLE) 65th Annual Meeting and Exhibition, Las Vegas, May 2010.

Frisch, P.C., D.J. McComas, F. Allegrini, P. Bochsler, M. Bzowski, E.R. Christian, G.B. Crew, B. DeMajistre, H. Fahr, H. Fichtner, H. Funsten, S.A. Fuselier, G. Gloeckler, M. Gruntman, et al. “First Global Observations of the Interstellar Interaction from the Interstellar Boundary Explorer (IBEX).” Paper presented at the 215th American Astronomical Society Meeting, Washington, January 2010.

Fritz, S.G., D. Osborne, J.C. Hedrick and M. Iden. “Exhaust Emissions from a 2,850 KW EMDD SD60M Locomotive Equipped with an Experimental Diesel Oxidation Catalyst.” Paper presented at the 2010 International Council on Combustion Engines (CIMAC) Congress, Bergen, Norway, June 2010.

Gardner, D. and Z.L. Whitman. “T-38: 50 Years of Stress.” Paper presented at the Aircraft Airworthiness and Sustainment Conference, Austin, Texas, May 2010.

George, D.E. “SwRI Space Science and Engineering, the SwRI-UTSA Space Physics Program, MMS and HPCA and Flying a Virtual HPCA in a Simulated Plasma.” Paper presented at the Instituto Nacional De Pesquisas Espaciais (National Institute of Space Research), Sao Jose dos Campos, Brazil, December 2009.

Gomez, C., A.K. Zalkin and M.L. Janssens. “Using the Cone Calorimeter for Quantifying Toxic Potency.” Paper presented at the 2010 Interflam Conference, Nottingham, United Kingdom, July 2010.

Grace, T.B., B.A. Abbott and M.L. Moodie. “iNET System Operational Flows.” Paper presented at the European Telemetry Conference, Hamburg, Germany, May 2010.

Gutierrez, G.E., Y. Toshitaka, J.S. Nyman, J.M. Esparza, S. Munoz, S. Jadhav and G.R. Mundy. “Timing of Stimulation of Endogenous BMP2 Expression in Fracture Repair.” Paper presented at the 2nd Joint Meeting of the International Bone and Mineral Society and the Australian and New Zealand Bone and Mineral Society, Sydney, Australia, March 2009.

Hedrick, J.C., S.G. Fritz and T. Stewart. “Application of an Experimental EGR System to a 1,715KW EMD 12-645E3 Locomotive Engine.” Paper presented at the 2010 CIMAC Congress in Bergen, Norway, June 2010.

Holmquist, T. “A Mechanism-based Constitutive Model for Ceramics Subjected to Ballistic Impact.” Paper presented at the 1st Annual ARL Research in Ballistic Protection Technologies Workshop, Herndon, Va., May 2010.

Holmquist, T. “Computational Modeling of Brittle Materials.” Paper presented at the 34th International Conference and Exposition on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, Daytona Beach, Fla., January 2010.

Hooper, D.M., R.N. McGinnis, M. Necsoiu, C.L. Dinwiddie and D. Basu. “Volcaniclastic Aeolian Deposits at Sunset Crater Volcano, Arizona: Applications for Martian Analogs.” Paper presented at the 2nd International Planetary Dunes Workshop, Alamosa, Colo., May 2010.

Huczek, J. “Custom Fire Testing of Power Generators for NFPA 37 Compliance.” Paper presented at the National Fire Protection Association Conference and Exposition, Las Vegas, June 2010.

Huczek, J. “JP-8 Open Burn Emission Factor Development—Conduct of Open Burning Tests of 0.46, 0.65 and 0.93-m² Pan Fires.” Paper presented at 2010 Interflam Conference, Nottingham, United Kingdom, July 2010.

Izmodenov, V.V., D.B. Alexashov, S.V. Chalov, D.J. McComas, M.S. Ruderman and Y.G. Malama. “A Possible Explanantion of the Heliospheric ENA Ribbon Discovered by the Interstellar Boundary Explorer (IBEX).” Paper presented at the 2010 European Geosciences Union Meeting, Vienna, Austria, May 2010.

Janssens, M.L. “Fire Testing of FR Polymers.” Paper presented at the Intensive Short Course on Selection, Evaluation, and Commercial Application of Flame Retardants, Stamford, Conn., May 2010.

Janssens, M.L. “Thirty Years of Interflam—How Fire Research Has Evolved Since 1979.” Paper presented at 2010 Interflam Conference, Nottingham, United Kingdom, July 2010.

Janssens, M.L. and C. Gomez. “Enclosure Effects on Burning Behavior in the Cone Calorimeter.” Paper presented at the 21st Annual BCC Conference on Flame Retardancy, Stamford, Conn., May 2010.

Janssens, M.L. and C. Gomez. “Convective Heat Transfer in the Cone Calorimeter Revisited.” Paper presented at the 2010 Interflam Conference, Nottingham, United Kingdom, July 2010.

Johnson, J.S. “Integrated System for Transportation and State Security Project for Jalisco, Mexico.” Paper presented at the Intelligent Transportation Society of America Annual Meeting, Houston, May 2010.

King, C.D. “Protecting the Smart Grid.” Paper presented at The University of Texas at San Antonio Students Engineering Conference, San Antonio, April 2010.

Klar, R.A. and A.R. Bertrand. “The Evolution of SpaceWire: A Comparison to Established and Emerging Technologies.” Paper presented at the 2010 International SpaceWire Conference, St. Petersburg, Russia, June 2010.

Lamm, R.D. “Integrating a Fully Autonomous UGV into a Cooperative System.” Paper presented at the 2010 Military Robotics Conference, London, May 2010 and at the Autonomous Drive – Connected Vehicle and Robotics Workshop, Troy, Mich., June 2010.

Lee, S.L., F. Yee, M. Cipollo, R. Wei, K.E. Coulter, W. Sproul and J. Lin. “HIPIMSMPP and PEMS Deposited Ta, Cr, CrN for Potential Electroplated Cr Elimination.” Paper presented at the 53rd Annual Society of Vacuum Coaters (SVC) Technical Conference, Orlando, Fla., April 2010.

Light, G.M., G. Vasquez, T.S. Mintz, C.E. Duffer, A.C. Cobb, M. McGlaun, R.T. Ehinger and J. Fetty. “Inspection Technology Developed for the E-Beam Welds of a CO2 Compressor Manifold Used on the International Space Station.” Paper presented at the 4th Japan-U.S. Symposium on Emerging NDE Capabilities for a Safer World, Maui, Hawaii, June 2010.

Martinez, J. “I-95 Express Lanes Using SunGuide Software.” Paper presented at the 2010 Intelligent Transportation Society of America (ITSA) Annual Meeting, Houston, May 2010.

Mathis, J.T., S.A. Mullin, J.H. Bradley, E.J. Sagebiel, C.E. Weiss, M.A. Griffin and P.A. Cox. “Structural and Occupant Response Measurements of Landmine Blast Loading on a Full and Half-Scale Test Fixture.” Paper presented at the 80th Shock and Vibration Symposium, San Diego, October 2009.

McClung, R.C., M.P. Enright, Y.D. Lee, W. Liang and S.H. Fitch. “Advanced Software for Integrated Probabilistic Damage Tolerance Analysis Including Residual Stress Effects.” Paper presented at AeroMat 2010, 21st Advanced Aerospace Materials and Processes Conference and Exhibition, Bellevue, Wash., June 2010.

McClung, R.C., Y.D. Lee, W. Liang, M.P. Enright and S.H. Fitch. “Automated Fatigue Crack Growth Analysis of Components.” Paper presented at Fatigue 2010, 10th International Fatigue Congress, Prague, Czech Republic, June 2010.

McComas, D.J. “IBEX – The Interstellar Boundary Explorer: From New Rockets to a New Vision of the Heliosphere.” Paper presented at the SwRI Colloquium, Boulder, Colo., April 2010.

McComas, D.J. “Science Results from the Interstellar Boundary Explorer – IBEX.” Paper presented at the Goddard Space Flight Center Science Colloquium, Greenbelt, Md., May 2010.

McComas, D.J. “The Global Heliosphere Revealed by Observations from the Interstellar Boundary Explorer – IBEX.” Paper presented at the 2010 European Geosciences Union Meeting, Vienna, Austria, May 2010.

McComas, D.J. “The Interstellar Boundary Explorer (IBEX) Mission.” Paper presented at the 2010 Space Weather Workshop, Boulder, Colo., April 2010.

Mehta, D., G. Neely, J. Sarlashkar, G. Ostrowski, T. Alger, C. Suhocki and M. Sitar. “Comparison of Turbocharging to Supercharging on a Passenger Car Diesel Engine.” Paper presented at the Societe des Ingenieurs de l’Automobile, Rouen, France, May 2010.

Monreal, R.M., C.D. Khuc, J.C. Price, G. Swift, C. Carmichael, C.W. Tseng, S.A. Anderson and M. Coe. “Investigation of the Single Event Effects and Subsequent Recovery Mechanisms Induced by Multi Giga-bit Transceivers (MGT).” Paper presented at the 2010 Single Event Effects (SEE) Symposium, La Jolla, Calif., April 2010.

Moodie, M.L., M.S. Araujo, T.A. Newton, T.B. Grace and B.A. Abbott. “iNET Initial Lab Performance Testing.” Paper presented at the European Telemetry Conference, Hamburg, Germany, May 2010, and at the International Test and Evaluation Association (ITEA) Test Instrumentation Workshop, Las Vegas, May 2010.

Moore, M.M., J.R. Edwards, M. Zhao, S.T. Lwin, I.R. Garrett, J.W. Lowery, G.E. Gutierrez and G.R. Mundy. “BMP2-eNOS Axis is Essential for Normal Skeletal Development and Statin-Induced Bone Formation.” Paper presented at the 31st Annual Meeting of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research, Denver, September 2009.

Moryl, J.A. and R.E. Hayles Jr. “Flashlight™ Dismounted Soldier Combat Identification System.” Paper presented at the 2010 Combat Identification-Friendly Force Tracking (CID-FFT) Symposium, Newport News, Va., June 2010.

Perrien, D.S., E.C. O’Quinn, G.E. Gutierrez, G.R. Mundy and J.S. Nyman. “Whole Body Vibration May Not Alter Bone Volume, Architecture, and Density nor the Effects of Teriparatide in Mature Male CD+1 Mice.” Paper presented at the 31st Annual Meeting of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research, Denver, September 2009.

Poenitzsch, V.Z., K.A. Slinker, C.A. Ellis, S.H. Gardner, R. Wei and K.E. Coulter. “Carbon Nanotube Arrays Infused with Traditional DLC and Solution-Based DLC.” Paper presented at the 53rd Annual SVC Technical Conference, Orlando, Fla., April 2010.

Price, J.C. “A Dynamic TDMA Protocol for Long-Range Communications.” Paper presented at the 2010 Fort Wayne Wireless Summer School, Fort Wayne, Ind., June 2010.

Price, J.C. “Specialty Wireless Communications for Niche Applications.” Paper presented at the Institute for Defense and Government Advancement (IDGA) 8th Annual Software Radio Communications Summit, Vienna, Va., March 2010, and at the 2010 Fort Wayne Wireless Summer School, Fort Wayne, Ind., June 2010.

Price, J.C. “Specialty Wireless Communications for Niche Applications.” Paper presented Putzig, N.E., M.T. Mellon, K.E. Herkenhoff, R.J. Phillips, B.J. Davis and K.J. Ewer. “Near-surface Ice Likely Cause of Thermal Anomaly in Martian North Polar Erg.” Paper presented at the 2nd International Planetary Dunes Workshop, Alamosa, Colo., May 2010.

Putzig, N.E., R.J. Phillips, B.A. Campbell and F.J. Foss Jr. “Imaging the Subsurface Structure of Planum Boreum with the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter Shallow Radar.” Paper presented at the 13th International Conference on Ground Penetrating Radar, Lecce, Italy, June 2010.

Rafferty, W.J. “Adjusting For Our Environment — Increasing Profitability Through Environmental Responsibility.” Paper presented at the APICS-South Central Texas (The Association for Operations Management) Chapter 222, San Antonio, February 2010.

Rafferty, W.J. “Going Green — Mastering Your Energy.” Paper presented at the National Small Business Contracting Summit — South Central, San Antonio, June 2010.

Retherford, K., A. Stern, R. Gladstone and S. Persyn. “Ultraviolet Spectrograph Concepts for the Europa Jupiter System Missions.” Paper presented at the 2010 European Geosciences Union Meeting, Vienna, Austria, May 2010.

Retherford, K., J. Spencer, L. Roth, J. Saur and D. Strobel. “New Horizons Long Range Reconnaissance Imager Observations of Io’s Plume Atmospheres in Eclipse.” Paper presented at the European Geophysical Union Meeting, Vienna, Austria, May 2010.

Retherford, K., R. Gladstone, A. Stern, D. Hurley, P. Feldman, W. Pryor, A. Hendrix, D. Goldstein, D. Summy, et al. “Lyman Alpha Mapping Project (LAMP) Detections of the Lunar Crater Observation and Sensing Satellite (LCROSS) Impact Plume Gas.” Paper presented at the 2010 European Geosciences Union Meeting, Vienna, Austria, May 2010.

Roberts, C.E., C.H. Stovell, R.J. Rothbauer and D. Mehta. “Advancement in Diesel Combustion System Design to Improve the Smoke-BSFC Trade-off.” Paper presented at the 2010 JSAE Annual Congress, Yokohama, Japan, May 2010.

Roming, P.W.A. “Probing the High Redshift Universe with JANUS.” Paper presented at the Deciphering the Ancient Universe with Gamma-ray Bursts Conference, Kyoto, Japan, April 2010.

Rossini, G., X. Cheng and G.E. Gutierrez. “Bone-targeting Nanoparticles: Synthesis, Biodistribution and In-vitro Efficacy.” Paper presented at the 56th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, New Orleans, February 2010.

Roth, L., J. Saur, K. Retherford, D. Strobel and J. Spencer. “Simulations of Io’s Auroral Emission in Eclipse.” Paper presented at the 2010 European Geosciences Union Meeting, Vienna, Austria, May 2010.

Rothbauer, R.J., C.H. Stovell, C.E. Roberts and T.F. Alger. “Low Soot and Low Heat Loss Combustion Bowl Development for High Efficiency Diesel Engines Using CFD.” Paper presented at the 2010 JSAE Annual Congress in Yokohama, Japan, May 2010.

Sarlashkar, J.V., R.C. Roecker and T.M. Kostek. “Sliding Mode Control for Diesel Engines with Airflow Dominant Fueling.” Paper presented at the 2010 JSAE Annual Congress, Yokohama, Japan, May 2010.

Saul, L., P. Wurz, E. Möbius, M. Bzowski, D.J. McComas and S. Fuselier. “Direct Measurements of the Neutral Local Interstellar Medium with IBEX.” Paper presented at the 2010 European Geosciences Union Meeting, Vienna, Austria, May 2010.

Song, F.M. “Predicting the Chemistry and Corrosion Rate of Steel in a Crevice of Variable Gap.” Paper presented at the Annual Conference of NACE International, San Antonio, March 2010.

Song, F.M. “Predicting the Effect of Soil Seasonal Change on High pH SCC Susceptibility of Buried Pipelines.” Paper presented at the Annual Conference of NACE International, San Antonio, March 2010.

Thibodeaux, R.J., T.A. Newton, W.A. Malatesta, M.S. Moore and B.A. Abbott. “iNET System Management and Configuration.” Paper presented at the European Telemetry Conference, Hamburg, Germany, May 2010 and at the International Test and Evaluation Association (ITEA) Test Instrumentation Workshop, Las Vegas, May 2010.

Thwing, C.J., G.M. Light and C.E. Duffer. “The Use of Magnetostrictive Sensor Technology (MsS) for Structural Health Monitoring.” Paper presented at the 2010 AA&S Conference, Austin, Texas, May 2010.

Tsang, C.C., C.F. Wilson, J.K. Barstow, B. Bezard, K. McGouldrick, J. Bailey, P.G. Irwin, F.W. Taylor, G. Piccioni and P. Drossart. “Water Vapour In and Below the Clouds on Venus.” Paper presented at the 3rd International Venus Workshop, Aussois, France, June 2010.

Tsang, C.C., J.R. Spencer Jr., E. Lellouch and M. Ritcher. “Io’s atmosphere from 2001-2010: Inflation at Perihelion?” Paper presented at the Io Workshop, Provost, Utah, May 2010.

Tsang, C.C., M. Bullock, E.F. Young, J. Bailey, K. McGouldrick and C.F. Wilson. “Near- Infrared Windows on Venus: Sub-Cloud Chemistry from Venus Express, IRTF, AAT and WB-57.” Paper presented at the 1st Coordinated Ground–based Observation Meeting for JAXA Akatsuki, Japanese Space Agency, Tokyo, June 2010.

Wang, W., J. Nyman, H. Moss, G.E. Gutierrez, G.R. Mundy and F. Elefteriou. “Local and Controlled Release of Low Dose Lovastatin Improves the Bone Healing Defect Caused by Nf1 Loss-of-Function in Osteoblasts.” Paper presented at the 31st Annual Meeting of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research, Denver, September 2009.

Wei, R. “Development of New Technologies and Practical Applications of Plasma Immersion Ion Deposition (PIID).” Paper presented at the 10th International Workshop on Plasma Based Ion Implantation and Deposition, Sao Jose dos Campos, Brazil, September 2009.

Wei, R., M.A. Jakab and K.E. Coulter. “Plasma Surface Engineering of Materials for Corrosion Protection.” Paper presented at the Annual Conference of NACE International, San Antonio, March 2010.

Wei, R., M.A. Jakab, V.Z. Poenitzsch and K.E. Coulter. “Erosion, Corrosion and Wear Resistance and Microstructure of Diamondlike Carbon (DLC) Coatings Prepared Using a Mesh Method.” Paper presented at the 52nd Annual SVC Technical Conference, Santa Clara, Calif., May 2009.

Wei, R., N.S. Cheruvu and D.W. Gandy. “Effect of Deposition Parameters on MCrAl Coating Properties Using Dual Magnetron Sputter Deposition.” Paper presented at the 53rd Annual SVC Technical Conference, Orlando, Fla., April 2010.

Whitman, Z.L. “Development and Application of a Structural Database for the T-38.” Paper presented at the Aircraft Airworthiness and Sustainment Conference, Austin, Texas, May 2010.

Yang, L., K.T. Chiang and P. Shukla. “Distributed Node Electrodes for Corrosion Monitoring of Concrete Rebars and Buried Pipes.” Paper presented at the Corrosion 2010 Conference and Exposition, San Antonio, March 2010.

Yoshii, T., A.E. Hafeman, J.S. Nyman, J.M. Esparza, G.R. Mundy, S.A. Guelcher and G.E. Gutierrez. “Local Lovastatin Injection Enhances Bone Regeneration Using Biodegradable Polyurethane Scaffolds.” Paper presented at the 56th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, New Orleans, February 2010.

Yoshii, T., J. Dumas, G.E. Gutierrez, G.R. Mundy and S.A. Guelcher. “Biodegradable Polyurethane Scaffolds with Local Lovastatin Delivery for Enhanced Bone Regeneration.” Paper presented at the 31st Annual Meeting of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research, Denver, September 2009.

Zuehl, J.R. and J. Ghandhi. “Fuel Effects on HCCl Combustion Using Negative Valve Overlap.” Paper presented at the 2010 SAE World Congress & Exhibition, Detroit, April 2010.

Internal Research

Funded July 1, 2010

Bredbenner, T., D. Nicolella and R. Mason. “A Bone Fracture Risk Metric Based on Statistical Shape and Density Modeling (SSDM).”

Burmeister, A. “Signal Processing for Geolocation of Cellular Communications.”

Dellenback, S. “Information Framework for Transportation Applications.”

Furman, B. and S. Wellinghoff. “Synthesis and Fabrication of Biomimetic Composite Sheets Using Plate-Like Calcium Phosphate Particles.”

Hedge, M. “Particulate Emissions Characterization of a GDI Engine.”

Howard, C. “Mitigating Risk for a Highly Scalable/Highly Configurable Solid State Recorder for Multi-Mission Space Applications.”

Jaeckle, T. and K. Favela. “Aircore® System Miniaturization, Validation and Verification.”

Joo, S.M., D. Mehta and T. Alger. “Investigation of a High Efficiency, Low Emission Engine Concept for Heavy Duty Applications Using a Dual-Fuel Approach.”

Kostek, T. “NOx Sensor Aging Evaluation.”

Kramer, D. and K. Kreder. “Hydraulic Accumulator Piston Position Determination.”

McFadden, M., J. Boehme and J. Mitchell. “Night Vision Feasibility Study.”

Moore, T., F. S. Anderson, J. Mitchell and M. Miller. “Dual Wavelength Injection- Locked Pulsed Ring Laser with Improved Noise Immunity.”

Ni, Q., A. De Los Santos, H. Dixon, G. Gutierrez and D. Moravits. “Characterization and Optimization of the Targeted Drug Delivery System for Bone Loss.”

Nicolella, D. “Dynamic Modeling of Knee Mechanics.”

Peterson, R. and J. Fisher. “EDAS™ Hardware Renewal.”

Pickens, K., R. Benke, D. White and D. Young. “Effects and Solutions, Timeof- Flight Mass Spectrometers in High Radiation Environments.”

Randolph, L. “Investigation into the Usage of Bluetooth Signals for Roadway Speed Calculations.”

Riha, D., J. McFarland, T. Bredbenner, D. Nicolella and B. Bichon. “Improved Model Prediction Accuracy by Reducing Uncertainty in Model Components.”

Scribner, C., J. Oxley, C. Baker and R. Cox. “Non-Woven Electrophoretic Nanocomposite Display Textile.”

Strickland, D. and L. Griffith. “Fabrication and Analysis of Nanostructures for Two Applications: Hyperlenses and Chirality Sensors.”

Tsang, C. “Near-Infrared Observations of Venus in Support of JAXA Akatsuki Mission.”

Tyler, Y. “Risk Mitigation of the Sidebar ASIC System Interface in Focal Plane Array Space Science Instruments.”

Untermeyer, T., G. Willden, C. Weiss, A. Cormier and C. Khuc. “Radio Frequency (RF) Detection of Small Arms Fire.”

Viana, F. “High-Pressure Entrainment Measurement and Modeling.”

Weissling, D. and M. Rigney. “Development of an Automated Laser Depaint System.”

Young, L. “Pioneering Infrared Spectroscopy of Ice Worlds.”

Patents

Alger, T. and B. Mangold. “Dual-Spark Pre-Chambered Spark Igniter.” U.S. Patent No. 7,741,762. August 2010.

Axton, C. and D. Erdman. “System and Method for Path Alignment of Directional Antennas.” U.S. Patent No. 7,724,198. May 2010.

Bartley, G., C. Webb and I. Abdul-Khalek. “Method for Producing Diesel Exhaust with Particulate Material for Testing Diesel Engine Aftertreatment Devices.” U.S. Patent No. 7,741,127. August 2010.

Brun, K. and R.S. Gernentz. “Semi-Active Compressor Valve .” U.S. Patent No. 7,762,521. July 2010.

Burkhardt, G., A. Nicholls, A. Bernardo and W. Gray. “Measurement of Constitutive Properties of a Powder Subject to Compressive Axial and Radial Loading, Using Optical Sensing.” U.S. Patent No. 7,733,466. August 2010.

Burrahm, R., M. Ross, C. Webb, S. Timmons, G. Bartley. “Use of Recirculated Exhaust Gas in a Burner-Based Exhaust Generation System for Reduced Fuel Consumption and for Cooling.” U.S. Patent No. 7,748,976.

Chiang, K. and L. Yang. “Apparatus for Measuring Electrochemical Corrosion.” U.S. Patent No. 7,722,748. July 2010.

Dearnaley, G. “Ceramic in Replacement Components.” U.S. Patent No. 7,704,546. April 2010.

Glass, T., A. Rasmussen, J. Micheletti. “Crowd Behavior Modeling Method and System.” U.S. Patent No. 7,756,692. July 2010.

Gordon, C., C. Harbold, H. Hanson. “Expandable Intervertebral Implant. U.S. Patent No. 7,753,958. July 2010.

Johnson, J., “Power Converter in a Utility-Interactive System.” U.S. Patent No. 7,280,377, and “Combination Current Hysteresis and Voltage Hysteresis Control for a Power Converter.” U.S. Patent No. 7,417,336. July 2010.

Khair, M., M. Treuhaft and I. Abdul-Khalek. “Diesel Particulate Filter Performance Using Sonic Particle Agglomeration.” U.S. Patent No. 7,739,869. August 2010.

Lu, Q. “Exhaust After-Treatment System with Flow Control for Optimum Temperature Conditions.” U.S. Patent No. 7,735,314. July 2010.

Massey, M. and T. Boberg. “System and Method for Cooling a Combustion Gas Charge.” U.S. Patent No. 7,721,543. July 2010.

Persyn, J., J. McDonough, N. Vail, D. Barlow, A. Zeiener, E. Slovin. “Methods for Preparing Biodegradable Microparticle Formulations Containing Pharmaceutically Active Agents.” U.S. Patent No. 7,758,778. July 2010.

Roberts, C. and R. Stanglmaier. “Secondary Internal Combustion Device for Providing Exhaust Gas to EGR-Equipped Engine.” U.S. Patent No. 7,721,541. July 2010.

Sasaki, S. and G. Neely. “Surface Ignition Mechanism for Diesel Engines.” U.S. Patent No. 7,753,025. July 2010.

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