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Augustyniak, B., M. Chmielewski, L. Piotrowski and M.J. Sablik. "Designing a Magnetoacoustic Emission Measurement Configuration for Measurement of Creep Damage in Power Plant Boiler Tubes." Journal of Applied Physics 91, no. 10 (May 2002): 8,897-8,899.

Augustyniak, B., M. Chmielewski and M.J. Sablik. "NDE of Creep Damage at Seam Welds via MAE." Nondestructive Testing and Evaluation 17, no. 6 (2001): 351.

Bowles Jr., E.B. "Measurement Info: Volumetric Measurement of Gas - The Cost of Errors, A Case History." Pipeline and Gas Technology, May 2002.

Bowles Jr., E.B. "Metering Matters - Inaccurate Gas Measurement Can Cost Thousands." Power Engineering (April 2002): 32-36.

Brand, R.A., C.M. Stanford and D.P. Nicolella. "Primary Adult Human Bone Cells Do Not Respond to Tissue (Continuum) Level Strains." Journal of Orthopaedic Science 6, no. 3 (2001): 295-301.

Brown, R.L., J.O. Parra and P.-C. Xu. "Seismic Attenuation and Flow Properties in Fractured Reservoirs." Proceedings of the Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG) International Exposition and Seventy-First Annual Meeting, San Antonio, Texas (September 2001): 1,678-1,681.

Cardinal, J.C. and M.P. Enright. "Preliminary Probabilistic Sensitivity Analyses for Stub Sill Tank Car Damage Tolerance Analysis." Proceedings of the 43rd Mechanical Working and Steel Processing Conference of the Iron and Steel Society, Charlotte, North Carolina, October 2001.

Carroll, J.N., J.J. White, I.A. Khalek, J. Devita and M. Bekken. "Marine Two-Stroke Engine Particulate Emission Test Procedure Development." Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) Paper No. 2001-01-1796/4217. Paper presented at the SAE Small Engine Technology Conference (SETC), Pisa, Italy, November 2001.

Chan, K.S., J.H. Feiger, Y.-D. Lee and S.J. Hudak Jr. "Mixed-Mode Fatigue Crack Growth Thresholds of a Ni-Based Single Crystal Alloy." Proceedings of the David L. Davidson Symposium on Fatigue. Edited by K.S. Chan, P.K. Liaw, R.S. Bellows, T.C. Zogas and W.O. Soboyejo. The Minerals, Metals and Materials Society (TMS), Warrendale, Pennsylvania (2002): 135-149.

Cragnolino, G.A. "Long-Term Passive Dissolution and Localized Corrosion of Alloy 22." Proceedings from an International Workshop on Long-Term Passive Behavior. Arlington, Virginia: Edited by A.A. Sagues and C.A.W. Di Bella (December 2001).

Davidson, D.L. and K.S. Chan. "Microstructural and Fracture Characterization of Nb-Cr-Ti Mechanically Alloyed Materials." Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A 33A (2002): 401-416.

Dodge, L.G., S. Simescu, G.D. Neely, M.J. Maymar, D.W. Stewart and C.L. Savonen. "Effect of Small Holes and High Injection Pressure on Diesel Engine Combustion." SAE Paper No. 2002-01-0494. Paper presented at the SAE World Congress, Detroit, Michigan, March 2002.

Enright, M.P. and D.M. Frangopol. "Towards Optimal Lifetime Maintenance Planning of Concrete Bridges Under Corrosion." Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Structural Safety and Reliability, Newport Beach, California, June 2001.

Fussner, D.R. and Y. Singh. "Development of Dual Stage Input Coupled Split Power Transmission Arrangements and Their Characteristics." SAE World Congress, SP-1655 (March 2002): 43-48. "Development of Single Stage Input Coupled Split Power Transmission Arrangements and Their Characteristics." SAE World Congress, SP-1655 (March 2002): 331-339.

George, D.L. and P.J. LaNasa. "Avoiding Orifice Meter Measurement Errors at Low Differential Pressures." Pipeline and Gas Journal (February 2002): 28-34.

Greathouse, J.A., R.J. O'Brien, G. Bemis and R.T. Pabalan. "Molecular Dynamics Study of Aqueous Uranyl Interactions with Quartz (010)." Journal of Physical Chemistry B 106 (2002): 1,646-1,655.

Hackert, C.L. and J.O. Parra. "Calibration of Well Logs to VSP Attributes: Interval Velocity and Amplitude." Leading Edge 21 (2002): 52ff.

Hackert, C.L. and J.O. Parra. "Frequency-Dependent Elastic Wave Propagation in Dry and Saturated Vuggy Carbonate Cores." Proceedings of the SEG International Exposition and Seventy-First Annual Meeting, San Antonio, Texas (September 2001): 1,792-1,793.

Hill, B.E., P. Doubik and C.B. Connor. "Geologic Constraints on Conduit Formation at Explosive Basaltic Volcanoes." EOS, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union (AGU) 82, no. 47 (2001): F1411.

Hudak Jr., S.J., K.S. Chan, G.G. Chell, Y.-D. Lee and R.C. McClung. "A Damage Tolerance Approach for Predicting the Threshold Stresses for High Cycle Fatigue in the Presence of Supplemental Damage." Proceedings of the David L. Davidson Symposium on Fatigue. Edited by K.S. Chan, P.K. Liaw, R.S. Bellows, T.C. Zogas and W.O. Soboyejo. TMS, Warrendale, Pennsylvania (February 2002): 107-120.

Kelner, E. "Latest Revision to API Gas-Measurement Standard Identifies Sample Distortion Sources." Oil & Gas Journal (December 2001): 50-56.

Kim, D.G., J.B. Brunski and D.P. Nicolella. "Microstructural Level Strain Fields During a Microtensile Test of Bone and at a Bone Implant Interface." Proceedings of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Bioengineering Conference, Snow Bird, Utah, June-July 2001.

Leverant, G.R., R.C. McClung, H.R. Millwater Jr. and M.P. Enright."A New Tool for Design and Certification of Aircraft Turbine Rotors." Paper GT-2002-30303, Proceedings of the ASME TURBO EXPO 2002, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Mohanty, S. and B. Sagar. "Perspectives Paper: Importance of Transparency and Traceability in Building a Safety Case for High-Level Nuclear Waste Repositories." Risk Analysis 22, no. 1 (2002): 7-15.

Nicolella, D.P., A.E. Nicholls, J. Lankford Jr. and D.T. Davy. "A Comparison of Macroscopic and Microstructural Strain Fields in Cortical Bone." Nontraditional Methods of Sensing Stress, Strain, and Damage in Materials Structures: Second Volume STP 1323, American Society of Testing and Materials (2001): 87-100.

Nicolella, D.P., A.E. Nicholls, J. Lankford Jr. and D.T. Davy. "Machine Vision Photogrammetry: A Technique for Measurement of Microstructural Strain in Cortical Bone." Journal of Biomechanics 34, no. 1 (2001): 134-139.

Nicolella, D.P., B.H. Thacker, H. Katoozian and D.T. Davy. "Probabilistic Risk Analysis of a Cemented Hip Implant." Proceedings of the ASME Bioengineering Conference, Snow Bird, Utah, June-July 2001. Journal of Mathematical Modeling and Scientific Computing 13, no. 1-2 (2001): 98-108.

Nored, M.G., D.L. George, T.A. Grimley and E.B. Bowles Jr. "Leading Edge Gas Metering Payback." Flow Control (February 2002): 40-48.

Parra, J.O., C.L. Hackert, A.W. Gorody and V. Korneev. "Detecting Guided Waves Between Gas Wells." Geophysics 67, no. 1 (2002): 38-49.

Parra, J.O., C.L. Hackert, P.-C. Xu and H.A. Collier. "Accoustic and CT Images to Characterize Vuggy Carbonates in Aquifers of South Florida." Proceedings of the SEG International Exposition and Seventy-First Annual Meeting, San Antonio, Texas (September 2001): 486-490.

Parra, J.O. and B.J. Zook. "Stochastic Wave Field Solution of the 2D Elastic Wave Equation Based on the Random Fourier-Stieltjes Increments." Journal of Applied Geophysics 48, 43-63.

Pepin, J.E., B.H. Thacker, E.A. Rodriguez and D.S. Riha. "A Probabilistic Analysis of a Nonlinear Structure Using Random Fields to Quantify Geometric Shape Uncertainties." Proceedings of the AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/ASC 43rd Structures, Structural Dynamics and Materials Conference, AIAA 2002-1641, Denver, Colorado April 2002.

Pohl, B.P. "CVT Split Power Transmissions, A Configuration Versus Performance Study with an Emphasis on the Hydromechanical Type." SAE World Congress, SP-1655 (March 2002): 31-41.

Rodriguez, E.A., J.W. Pepin, B.H. Thacker and D.S. Riha. "Uncertainty Quantification of a Containment Vessel Dynamic Response Subjected to High-Explosive Detonation Impulse Loading." Proceedings of the AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/ASC 43rd Structures, Structural Dynamics and Materials Conference, AIAA 2002-1567, Denver, Colorado, April 2002.

Sablik, M.J., K.L. Telschow, B. Augustyniak, J. Grubba and M. Chmielewski. "Relationship Between Magnetostriction and the Magnetostrictive Coupling Coefficient for Magnetostrictive Generation of Elastic Waves." Edited by D.O. Thompson and D.E. Chimenti. Review of Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation 21, CP615: 1,613-1,620.

Sablik, M.J., C. Weidner and S.W. Rubin. "Finite Element Modeling of a Magnetic Test to Determine Whether a Weld is Annealed." Journal of Applied Physics 91, no. 10 (May 2002): 8,299-8,301.

Shollenberger, K.A., J.R. Torczynski and D.L. George. "Gas Distribution in Air/Water and Air/Oil Bubble-Column Flows." Proceedings of the ASME Fluids Engineering Division Summer Meeting, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, July 2002.

Simescu, S., T.W. Ryan, G.D. Neely, A.C. Matheaus and B. Surampudi. "Partial Pre-Mixed Combustion with Cooled and Uncooled EGR in a Heavy-Duty Diesel Engine." SAE Paper No. 2002-01-0963. Paper presented at the SAE World Congress, Detroit, Michigan, March 2002.

Smith, C.W., N.F. Ness, L.F. Burlaga, R.M. Skoug, D.J. McComas, T.H. Zurbuchen, G. Gloeckler, D.K. Haggerty, R.E. Gold, M.I. Desai, G.M. Mason, J.R. Dwyer, M.A. Popecki, E. Mobius, C.M.S. Cohen and R.A. Leske. "ACE Observations of the Bastille Day 2000 Interplanetary Disturbances." Solar Physics 204 (2001): 229-254.

Smithson, R.A. and J.J. Carter. "Listening to the Voice of the Customer: Inertia Dyno Horsepower Versus OEM Rated Net Horsepower." SAE World Congress, SP-1655 (March 2002): 161-168.

Thacker, B.H., D.P. Nicolella, S. Kumaresan, N. Yoganandan and F.A. Pintar. "Probabilistic Finite Element Analysis of the Human Lower Cervical Spine." Journal of Mathematical Modeling and Scientific Computing 13, no. 1-2 (2001): 12-21.

Thacker, B.H., D.P. Nicolella, S. Kumaresan, N. Yoganandan and F.A. Pintar. "Probabilistic Finite Element Analysis of the Lower Cervical Spine Under Eccentric Loading." Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Structural Safety and Reliability 13, no. 1-2 (June 2001).

Thacker, B.H., D.P. Nicolella, S. Kumaresan, N. Yoganandan and F.A. Pintar. "Probabilistic Injury Analysis of the Human Cervical Spine." Proceedings of the ASME Bioengineering Conference, Snow Bird, Utah, June-July 2001.

Unruh, J.F., R.J. Locker and C.B. Sawyer. "The Effect of Environmental Aging on Intumescent Mat Material Durability at Low Temperatures." SAE Technical Paper No. 2002-01-1099. Paper presented at the SAE World Congress, Detroit, Michigan, March 2002.

White, J.J., J.N. Carroll, L.M. Fussell and H.E. Haines. "Low-Emission Snowmobiles - The 2001 SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge." SAE Paper No. 2001-01-1832/4253. Paper presented at the SAE SETC, Pisa, Italy, November 2001.

Wu, Y.-T., M.P. Enright and H.R. Millwater Jr. "Probabilistic Methods for Design Assessment of Reliability with Inspection." AIAA Journal 40, no. 5 (2002): 937-946.

Presentations

Anderson Jr., C.E. and D.L. Goodlin. "Sensitivity Analysis of Effector-Projectile Interaction." Paper presented at the 13th Annual U.S. Army Ground Vehicle Survivability Symposium, Monterey, California, April 2002.

Augustyniak B., M. Chmielewski, L. Piotrowski, M. Glowacka and M.J. Sablik. "Nondestructive Characterization of 2Cr-1Mo Steel Quality Using Magnetoacoustic Emission." Paper presented at the Intermag Conference, Amsterdam, Netherlands, April-May 2002.

Augustyniak B., M. Chmielewski, L. Piotrowski, M. Glowacka and M.J. Sablik. "Use of Magnetoacoustic Emission for NDE of Creep Damage in Power Plant Applications." Paper presented at the 21st Annual Conference on Properties and Applications of Magnetic Materials, Chicago, Illinois, May 2002.

Bowles Jr., E.B. "Effects of Flow Conditioning on Gas Measurement" and "In-situ (On-site) Gas Meter Proving." Papers presented at 77th International School of Hydrocarbon Measurement, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, May 2002.

Bowles Jr., E.B., D.L. George and M.G. Nored. "Turbine Meter Test Results - Close Coupling." Paper presented at the American Gas Association Operations Conference, Chicago, Illinois, May 2002.

Cragnolino, G.A., D.S. Dunn and Y-M. Pan. "Localized Corrosion Susceptibility of Alloy 22 as a Waste Package Container Material." Paper presented at the 25th Symposium on Scientific Basis for Nuclear Waste Management, Boston, Massachusetts, November 2001.

Dunn, D.S. and C.S. Brossia. "Assessment of Passive and Localized Corrosion Processes for Alloy 22 as a High-Level Nuclear Waste Container Material." Paper presented at the CORROSION Conference, Denver, Colorado, April 2002.

Dunn, D.S., Y-M. Pan and G.A. Cragnolino. "Stress Corrosion Cracking of Nickel-Chromium-Molybdenum Alloys in Chloride Solutions." Paper presented at the CORROSION Conference, Denver, Colorado, April 2002.

Elliott, H.A., D.J. McComas and P. Riley. "Latitudinal Extent of Large Scale Solar Wind Structures." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 2001.

Farnum, R., D.P. Nicolella, R. Jones, R. Cronin and D. Shin. "Investigation of Lateral Forces as the Primary Etiology in Abfractive Lesions." Paper presented at the 80th General Session and Exhibition of the International Association for Dental Research (IADR), San Diego, California, March 2002.

Fedors, R.W., J. Evans, D. Or, C. Forster, J. Heath and K. Bradbury. "Unsaturated Flow Through Fractured and Unfractured Nonwelded Tuffs." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 2001.

Flagg, S.W., L. Tweedy-Till and G.R. Wendel. "Application of Computational Fluid Dynamics Analysis in Improving Valve Design." Paper presented at CONEXPO, Las Vegas, Nevada, March 2002.

Freitas, C.J. and A.J. Smalley. "Simulation of the Onset of Rotating Stall." Paper presented at the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, New York, New York, November 2001.

Froelund, K., Leet J.A., Stewart, D.W. "Impact of Oil Consumption on Particulate Emission for Diesel Engines." Paper presented at the Fisita Conference, Helsinki, Finland, June 2002.

George, D.L. "Effects of Abnormal Conditions on Accuracy of Orifice Measurement." Paper presented at 77th International School of Hydrocarbon Measurement, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, May 2002.

George, D.L. "Operational Effects that Influence Orifice Meter Accuracy." Paper presented at the American Gas Association (AGA) Operations Conference, Chicago, Illinois, May 2002.

George, D.L. "Turbine Meter Research in Support of the Revision of AGA Report No. 7." Paper presented at the 5th International Symposium on Fluid Flow Measurement, Arlington, Virginia, April 2002.

Goodlin, D.L. and C.E. Anderson Jr. "Experimental Analysis of the Debris Field Resulting from Prototype Active Protection System/Threat Interaction." Paper presented at the 13th Annual U.S. Army Ground Vehicle Survivability Symposium, Monterey, California, April 2002.

Gosling, J.T., R.M. Skoug, W.C. Feldman and D.J. McComas. "Symmetric Suprathermal Electron Depletions in the Solar Wind." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 2001.

Grant Jr., L.J. "Trends in the Automotive Industry." Paper presented at the Automotive Specialty Products Association, Nashville, Tennessee, May 2002.

Grimley, T.A. "Installation Effects Testing of Coriolis Flow Meters with Natural Gas." Paper presented at the 5th International Symposium on Fluid Flow Measurement, Arlington, Virginia, April 2002.

Habets, G.L.G.M. and A.J. Smalley. "The Rotordynamic Integrity of a New Machine - A Vertical Hydraulic Turbine in Cryogenic Fluids." Paper presented at the 18th International Pump Users Symposium, Houston, Texas, March 2001.

Harris, R.E., A.J. Smalley and J.P. Harrell Jr. "Evolving Technology to Monitor Dynamic Bending Strain on a Crankshaft" and "Life Cycle Costs - Reciprocating Compressors in the Focus of Function, Economics, and Reliability." Papers presented at the 2nd European Forum for Reciprocating Compressors Conference, Den Haag, The Netherlands, May 2001.

Hill, B.E. "Issue Resolution Progress for the Igneous Activity KTI." Paper presented at the 131st Advisory Committee on Nuclear Waste Meeting, Rockville, Maryland, January 2002.

Hill, B.E., P. Doubik and C.B. Connor. "Geologic Constraints on Conduit Formation at Explosive Basaltic Volcanoes." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 2001.

Huyse, L.J. and R.W. Walters. "A Probabilistic Treatment of Uncertain Boundary Conditions in CFD Applications." Paper presented at the 15th ASCE Engineering Mechanics Conference, New York, New York, June 2002.

Huyse, L.J. and R.W. Walters. "Uncertainty Analysis for the Steady-State Generalized Burgers' Equation." Paper presented at the 43rd AIAA Structures/Dynamics/Materials Conference, Denver, Colorado, April 2002.

Jiang, Y., A.D. Woodbury and S.L. Painter. "A Full-Bayesian Approach to the Estimation of Aquifer Parameters in Highly Heterogeneous Aquifers." Poster presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 2001.

Kacher, J.E., D.P. Nicolella, D.E. Moravits and H.R. Rawls. "Fracture Failure Mechanisms of Nanoparticle-Reinforced Dental Restorative Resins." Paper presented at the 80th General Session and Exhibition of the IADR, San Diego, California, March 2002.

Kelner, E. "Development and Testing of a Retrofit Energy Meter Module." Paper presented at the AGA Operations Conference, Chicago, Illinois, May 2002.

Kelner, E. "Heat Quantity Calculation Relating to Water Vapor in Natural Gas" and "Review of API MPMS, Chapter 14.1 - Collecting and Handling of Natural Gas Samples for Custody Transfer." Papers presented at 77th International School of Hydrocarbon Measurement, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, May 2002.

Light, G.M. "NDE for Aerospace Parts." Paper presented at the 3rd Annual Specialist Repairs and Processes Conference for the Americas, Dallas, Texas, May 2002.

Luhman, J.G., Y. Li, C.T. Russell, T. Mulligan, C.N. Arge, D. Odstrcil, J.T. Hoeksema, X. Zhao, N.B. Rich, D.J. McComas and C.W. Smith. "The Coronal and Interplanetary Context of Geoeffective ICMEs." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 2001.

Mackin, P.C. "Yucca Mountain Review Plan." Paper presented at the 133rd Advisory Committee on Nuclear Waste Meeting, Rockville, Maryland, March 2002.

McComas, D.J., H.A. Elliott, J.T. Gosling, D. Reisenfeld, R.M. Skoug, B.E. Goldstein and M. Neugebauer. "The Solar Wind's Return to a Simple Three-Dimensional Structure: Ulysses' Second Fast-Latitude Scan." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 2001.

Mohanty, S. and R. Codell. "Sensitivity and Uncertainty in the Nuclear Regulatory Commission Total-System Performance Assessment Version 4.1 Code." Paper presented at the 133rd Advisory Committee on Nuclear Waste Meeting, Rockville, Maryland, March 2002.

Mukherjee, J., L. Kalla, C. Chilson, S.J. Jeffers and C.A. Gonzalez. "Archival of Time Series Data at SwRI, MSSL, and IRF." Paper presented at the COSPAR Colloquium - Plasma Processes in the Near-Earth Space: Interball and Beyond, Sofia, Bulgaria, February 2002.

Ni, Q. and D.P. Nicolella. "Non-Invasive NMR Characterization of Cortical Bone Microdamage." Paper presented at the ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, New York, New York, November 2001.

Nicolella, D.P. and J. Lankford Jr. "Strain Concentration Effects of Osteocyte Lacunae." Paper presented at the 48th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Dallas, Texas, February 2002.

Nicolella, D.P., J. Lankford Jr., L.F. Bonewald and E. Sprague. "Microstructural Strain Near Osteocyte Lacuna in Cortical Bone In-Vitro." Paper presented at the 31st International Sun Valley Hard Tissue Workshop, Sun Valley, Idaho, August 2001.

Painter, S.L., V. Cvetkovic, D.A. Pickett and D.R. Turner. "Significance of Kinetics of Sorption on Colloids: Modeling and Experiment Interpretation Issues." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 2001.

Pan, Y.-M., C.S. Brossia, G.A. Cragnolino, D.S. Dunn, V. Jain and N. Sridhar. "Evolution of Solution Chemistry Through Interactions with Waste Package." Paper presented at the Symposium on the Scientific Basis for Nuclear Waste Management XXV, The Materials Research Society Fall Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts, November 2001.

Sablik, M.J. "Effect of Grain Size and Dislocation Density on Magnetic Properties and Application to NDE Monitoring of Tensile Strength and NDE of Welds." Paper presented at the 21st Annual Conference on Properties and Applications of Magnetic Materials, Chicago, Illinois, May 2002.

Sablik, M.J., B. Augustyniak, M. Chmielewski, L. Piotrowski and M. Glowacka. "Research on Developing Magnetoacoustic Emission as a Tool for Detecting Creep Damage in Power Plant Boiler Tubes." Paper presented at the Electric Power Research Institute International Conference on Advances in Life Assessment and Optimization of Fossil Plants, Orlando, Florida, March 2002.

Skoug, R.M., M.F. Thomsen, M.G. Henderson, H.O. Funsten, G.D. Reeves, D.J. Pollock, J.-M. Jahn, D.J. McComas, D.G. Mitchell, P. Brandt, B.R. Sandel, C.R. Clauer and H.J. Singer. "A Tail Current Dominated Storm Main Phase: March 31, 2001." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 2001.

Smalley, A.J. "Fuel System Reliability - Pipeline Compressor Stations and Small Gas Turbines." Paper presented at the Turbine Power Systems Conference and Condition Monitoring Workshop, Galveston, Texas, February 2002.

Smalley, A.J. "Jorgen Lund: A Perspective on his Contributions to Modern Rotor Bearing Dynamics." Paper presented at the ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, September 2001.

Smalley, A.J. "Pipeline Compression Infrastructure Needs." Paper presented at the Gas/Electric Partnership Workshop V, Houston, Texas, February 2002.

Smalley, A.J. and J.R. Hollingsworth. "The Influence of Flow, Head and Speed on Vibration of a Cryogenic Hydraulic Turbine." Paper presented at the 9th International Symposium on Transport Phenomena and Dynamics of Rotating Machinery, Honolulu, Hawaii, February 2002.

Smith, C.W., N.F. Ness, L.F. Burlaga, R.M. Skoug, D.J. McComas. "Disturbances: Shocks and Shock Manifestations Over the Solar Cycle." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 2001.

Smith, E.J., A. Balogh, R.J. Forsyth and D.J. McComas. "Observations of the Global Heliospheric Magnetic Field During the Recent Ulysses Fast-Latitude Scan." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 2001.

Surampudi, B. "Optimum Control of Hydrostatic Powertrain in the Presence of Accessory Loads." Paper presented at CONEXPO, Las Vegas, Nevada, March 2002.

Weimer, D.R., D. Ober, N.C. Maynard, W.J. Burke, M.R. Collier, D.J. McComas and C.W. Smith. "Predicting Propagation Timing Delays in the Interplanetary Magnetic Field." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 2001.

Wendel, G.R. "Hydraulic System Configurations for Improved Efficiency." Paper presented at CONEXPO, Las Vegas, Nevada, March 2002.

Wenzel, A.B. "Comparison of Furnace Standards." Paper presented at the ICBO-ES Advisory Council Meeting, San Antonio, Texas, February 2002.

Woolhiser, D.A., R.W. Fedors and S.A. Stothoff. "Effects of Topography and Soil Depth on Run-on and Focused Infiltration: Upper Split Wash Watershed, Nevada." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 2001.

Yang, L. and D.S. Dunn. "Evaluation of Corrosion Inhibitors in Cooling Water Systems Using A Coupled Multielectrode Array Sensor." Paper presented at the CORROSION Conference, Denver, Colorado, April 2002.

Yang, L., N. Sridhar and G.A. Cragnolino. "Comparison of Localized Corrosion of Fe-Ni-Cr-Mo Alloys in Chloride Solutions Using a Coupled Multielectrode Array Sensor." Paper presented at the CORROSION Conference, Denver, Colorado, April 2002.

Young, D.T., F.J. Crary, J.E. Nordholdt, J.J. Hanley, J.L. Burch, D.J. McComas, R. Goldstein, D.C. Boice, R.C. Wiens, D.R. Lawrence, A. Eviatar and K. Sauer. "Composition of Plasma Inside the Coma of Comet 19p/Borrelly." Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 2001.

Internal Research (Funded April 1, 2002)

Braker, B.M. and J.R. Deres. "Design and Analysis for Reconfigurable Encapsulated Microwave Backscatter Tags."

Burmeister, A.R. and R. Black. "Prosecution of Long-Duration, Multi-Tone HF Modem Signals."

Catterson, C.B., D.A. Tong, K.A. Bartels and B.L. Robey. "Modeling of Electrocardiogram Motion Artifact."

Garcia, C.A., N. Smith and R. Black. "COTS-Based Wideband Parallel Processor for VHF/UHF SIGINT Applications."

Huang, Y. and J. Grogan. "Using Ion Sensing with O2 Sensor-Based Adaptive Calibration to Perform Cold-Start, Closed-Loop, A/F (Air-to-Fuel) Ratio Control to Reduce Engine Cold Start HC Emissions."

Huebner, W.F. "The Physics of Sun-Grazing Comets."

Jahn, J.-M. "Spatial Interpolation between Satellites: Development of a Data Fusion Implementation for Multi-Spacecraft Missions."

McDonough, J.A. and H. Dixon. "Intranasal Drug Delivery Technology for Space Motion Sickness."

Ni, Q. and A. De Los Santos. "Characterization of Human Teeth by NMR Technology."

Roberts Jr., C.E. and C. Snyder. "Investigation of a High-Power-Density, Heavy-Duty, Gasoline Engine Concept."

Vail, N.K. "Development of Nanocapsule Vehicles for Targeted-Delivery of Therapeutic Agents."

Van Rheeden, D.R. "A Capability for Time Difference-of-Arrival Geolocation in the Presence of Adjacent Channel Interference."

Wiebush Jr., L.M. "Stratospheric Payload Test Bed Development."

SwRI Patents

Bartley, G.J. and M. Khair. "Apparatus and Method for Bypassing Sulfur Dioxide Around an Aftertreatment Device in an Exhaust Gas Aftertreatment System." U.S. Patent No. 6,348,177. February 2002.

Dearnaley, G. "Non-Irritating Antimicrobial Coating for Medical Implants and a Process for Preparing Same." U.S. Patent No. 6,361,567. March 2002.

Hatton, G.J. and S.J. Svedeman. "Apparatus and Method for Measuring Flow of Gas with Entrained Liquids." U.S. Patent No. 6,382,032. May 2002.

Kevan, S.D., P.G. Kevan and J.D. Trevino. "Medicaments for Beneficial Insects and Method." U.S. Patent No. 6,333,052. December 2001.

Kwun, H. and S.Y. Kim. "Method for Inspecting Electric Resistance Welds Using Magnetostrictive Sensors." U.S. Patents No. 6,373,245. April 2002.

Lyles, M.B., C.A. McLaughlin, G.A. Halff and W.A. Mallow. "System for Cell Growth." U.S. Patent No. 6,340,360. January 2002.

Mallow, W.A., C.A. Moses and H.L. Bernstein. "Protective Coating and Method." U.S. Patent No. 6,376,022. April 2002.

Marshall, M.C., J.G. Franjione and C.J. Freitas. "Apparatus for Contaminant Removal Using Natural Convection Flow and Changes in Solubility Concentration by Temperature." U.S. Patent No. 6,367,491. April 2002.

Perry, W.D., T.H. Jaeckle, L.E. Epley and A.B. Black. "Autonomous Stratospheric Airship." U.S. Patent No. 6,354,535. March 2002.

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