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Publications

Breaux, P.J. “Behavioral Leadership Considerations for Emergency Medical Services Leadership.” EMSWorld.com (January 2011).

Breaux, P.J. “Conflict Management Alternatives for Emergency Medical Services Leadership.” EMSWorld.com (November 2010).

Breaux, P.J. “Idealized Influence Transformational Leadership in Emergency Medical Services.” EMSWorld.com (October 2010).

Breaux, P.J. “Leader/Member Exchange (LMX) Emergency Medical Services Team Effectiveness Leadership.” EMSWorld.com (December 2010).

Breaux, P.J. “Path-Goal Leadership Performance Considerations for Emergency Medical Services.” EMSWorld.com (March 2011).

Breaux, P.J. “Situational Leadership Support for Emergency Medical Services.” EMSWorld.com (February 2011).

Buzulukova, N., M.-C. Fok, J. Goldstein, P. Valek, D.J. McComas and P.C. Brandt. “Ring Current Dynamics in Moderate and Strong Storms: Comparative Analysis of TWINS and IMAGE/HENA Data with the Comprehensive Ring Current Model.” Journal of Geophysical Research, 115, (2010): A12234, doi: 10.1029/2010JA015292.

Canup, R.M. “Origin of Saturn’s Rings and Inner Moons by Mass Removal from a Lost Titan-sized Satellite.” Nature, 468, (2010): 943-946.

Creevey, O.L., J. Telting, J.A. Belmonte, T.M. Brown, G. Handler, T.S. Metcalfe, F. Pinheiro, S. Sousa, D. Terrell and A. Zhou. ”Constraints of a Pulsation Frequency on Stellar Parameters in the Eclipsing Spectroscopic Binary System V577 Oph.” Astronomische Nachrichten, 331, (2010): 952-955.

Dayeh, M.A., M.I. Desai, K. Kozarev, N.A. Schwadron, L.W. Townsend, M. PourArsalan, C. Zeitlin and R.B. Hatcher. “Modeling Proton Intensity Gradients and Radiation Dose Equivalents in the Inner Heliosphere Using EMMREM May 2003 Solar Events.” Space Weather, 8, S00E07, doi:10.1029/2009SW000566.

de Kok, R., P.G.J. Irwin, C.C.C. Tsang, G. Piccioni and P. Drossart. “Scattering Particles in Nightside Limb Observations of Venus’ Upper Atmosphere by Venus Express Visible and Infrared Thermal Imaging Spectrometer.” Icarus, 211, (2011): 51-57.

Ebert, R.W., D.J. McComas, F. Bagenal and H.A. Elliott. “Location, Structure, and Motion of Jupiter’s Dusk Magnetospheric Boundary from ~1625 to 2550 RJ.” Journal of Geophysical Research, 115, (2010): A12223, doi: 10.1029/2010JA015938.

Ebert, R.W., D.J. McComas, B. Rodriguez, P. Valek and S. Weidner. “A Composition Analysis Tool for the Solar Wind Around Pluto (SWAP) Instrument on New Horizons.” Space Science Reviews, 156, (2010): doi 10.1007/s11214-010-9683-6.

Enright, M.P., K.S. Chan, J.P. Moody, P. Golden, R. Chandra and A. Pentz. “Probabilistic Fretting Fatigue Assessment of Aircraft Engine Disks.” Journal of Engineering for Gas Turbines and Power, 137, (2010): 072501:1-9.

Fang, X., C.E. Randall, D. Lummerzheim, W. Wang, G. Lu, S.C. Solomon and R.A. Frahm. “Parameterization of Monoenergetic Electron Impact Ionization.” Geophysical Research Letters, 37, L22106, (2010)doi:10.1029/2010GL045406.

Fok, M.-C., N. Buzulukova, S.-H. Chen, P.W. Valek, J. Goldstein and D.J. McComas. “Simulation and TWINS Observations of the 22 July 2009 Storm.” Journal of Geophysical Research, 115, (2010): A12231, doi: 10.1029/2010JA015443.

Frisch, P.C., B.-G. Andersson, A. Berdyugin, H.O. Funsten, M. Magalhaes, D.J. McComas, V. Piirola, N.A. Schwadron, J.D. Slavin and S.J. Wiktorowicz. “Comparisons of the Interstellar Magnetic Field Directions Obtained from the IBEX Ribbon and Interstellar Polarizations.” Astrophysical Journal, 724, (2010): 1,473-1,479.

Gladstone, G.R., D.M. Hurley, K.D. Retherford, P.D. Feldman, W.R. Pryor, J. Chaufray, M.H. Versteeg, T.K. Greathouse, A.J. Steffl, H. Throop, J.W. Parker, D.E. Kaufmann, A.F. Egan, M.W. Davis, D.C. Slater, J. Mukherjee, P.F. Miles, A.R. Hendrix, A. Colaprete and S.A. Stern. “Lunar Reconnaisance Orbiter-Lyman Alpha Mapping Project Observations of the LCROSS Impact Plume.” Science, Vol. 330, (2010): 472-476.

Grimes, E.W., J.D. Perez, J. Goldstein, D.J. McComas and P. Valek. “Global Observations of Ring Current Dynamics During Corotating Interaction Region-driven Geomagnetic Storms in 2008.” Journal of Geophysical Research, 115, (2010): A11207, doi: 10.1029/2010JA015409.

Howett, C.J.A., J.R. Spencer, J. Pearl and M. Segura. “High Heat Flow from Enceladus’ South Polar Region Measured Using 10–600 cm-1 Cassini/Composite Infrared Spectrometer Data.” Journal of Geophysical Research, 16, (2011): E03003.

Keesee, A.M., N. Buzulukova, J. Goldstein, D.J. McComas, E.E. Scime, H. Spence, M.-C. Fok and K. Tallaksen. “Remote Observations of Ion Temperatures in the Quiet Time Magnetosphere.” Geophysical Research Letters, 38, (2011): L03104, doi:10.1029/2010GL045987.

Kozarev, K., N.A. Schwadron, M.A. Dayeh, L.W. Townsend, M.I. Desai and M. PourArsalan. “Modeling the 2003 Halloween Events with Earth-Moon-Mars Radiation Environment Module: Energetic Particles, Radial Gradients, and Coupling to MHD.” Space Weather, 8, S00E08 (2010) doi:10.1029/2009SW000550.

Kronberg, E.A., R. Bucík, S. Haaland, B. Klecker, K. Keika, M.I. Desai, P.W. Daly, M. Yamauchi, R. Gómez-Herrero and A.T.Y. Lui. “On the Origin of the Energetic Ion Events Measured Upstream of the Earth’s Bow Shock by STEREO, Cluster, and Geotail.” Journal of Geophysical Research, vol. 116 (2011), pp. 02210, doi: 10.1029/2010JA015561.

Madden, A.S., M. Elwood-Madden, V.E. Hamilton, P.R. Larson and M.A. Miller. “Low-temperature Mechanism for Formation of Coarse Crystalline Hematite through Nanoparticle Aggregation.” Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 298, (2010): 377-384.

McComas, D.J., M.A. Dayeh, H.O. Funsten, S.A. Fuselier, J. Goldstein, J.-M. Jahn, P. Janzen, D.G. Mitchell, S.M. Petrinec, D.B. Reisenfeld and N.A. Schwadron. “First IBEX Observations of the Terrestrial Plasma Sheet and a Possible Disconnection Event.” Journal of Geophysical Research, 116, (2011): A02211, doi: 10.1029/2010JA016138.

Nelson, R.H., D. Terrell and J. Gross. “The Absolute Dimensions of CU Sge.” Information Bulletin on Variable Stars, Number 5970 (2011).

Osterloo, M.M., F.S. Anderson, V.E. Hamilton and B.M. Hynek. “Geologic Context of Proposed Chloride-bearing Materials on Mars.” Journal of Geophysical Research, 115, E10012, (2010): doi:10.1029/2010JE003613.

Phillips, R.J., B.J. Davis, K.L. Tanaka, S. Byrne, M.T. Mellon, N.E. Putzig, R.M. Haberle, M.A. Kahre, B.A. Campbell, L.M. Carter, I.B. Smith, J.W. Holt, S.E. Smrekar, D.C. Nunes, J.J. Plaut, A.F. Egan, T.N. Titus and R. Seu. “Massive CO2 Ice Deposits Sequestered in the South Polar Layered Deposits of Mars.” Science, 332,838 (2011) doi:10.1126/science.120303091.

PourArsalan, M., L.W. Townsend, N.A. Schwadron, K. Kozarev, M.A. Dayeh and M.I. Desai. “Time-dependent Estimates of Organ Dose and Dose Equivalent Rates for Human Crews in Deep Space From the 26 October 2003 Solar Energetic Particle Event (Halloween Event) Using the Earth-Moon-Mars Radiation Environment Module.” Space Weather, 8, S00E05 (2010), doi:10.1029/2009SW000533.

Pulkkinen, T.I., M. Palmroth, P. Janhunen, H.E.J. Koskinen, D.J. McComas and C.W. Smith. “Timing of Changes in the Solar Wind Energy Input in Relation to Ionospheric Response.” Journal of Geophysical Research, 115, (2010): A00I09, doi: 10.1029/2010JA015764.

Randol, B.M., R.W. Ebert, F. Allegrini, D.J. McComas and N.A. Schwadron. “Reflections of Ions in Electrostatic Analyzers: A Case Study with New Horizons/Solar Wind Around Pluto.” Review of Scientific Instruments, 81, (2010): 114501.

Ravindra, B. and T.A. Howard. “Comparison of Energies Between Eruptive Phenomena and Magnetic Field in AR 10930.” Bulletin of the Astronomical Society of India, 38 (2010): 147-163.

Schwadron, N.A., L. Townsend, K. Kozarev, M.A. Dayeh, F. Cucinotta, M. Desai, M. Golightly, D. Hassler, R. Hatcher, M.-Y. Kim, A. Posner, M. PourArsalan, H.E. Spence and R.K. Squier. “Earth-Moon-Mars Radiation Environment Module Framework.” Space Weather, 8, S00E02 (2010), doi:10.1029/2009SW000523.

Tappin, S.J. and T.A. Howard. “Reconstructing CME structures from IPS Observations Using a Phenomenological Model.” Solar Physics, 265, (2010): 159-186.

Valek, P., P.C. Brandt, N. Buzulukova, M.-C. Fok, J. Goldstein, D.J. McComas, J.D. Perez, E. Roelof and R. Skoug. “Evolution of Low Altitude and Ring Current ENA Emissions from a Moderate Magnetospheric Storm: Continuous and Simultaneous TWINS Observations.” Journal of Geophysical Research, 115, (2010): A11209, doi: 10.1029/2010JA015429.

von Steiger, R., T.H. Zurbuchen and D.J. McComas. “Oxygen Flux in the Solar Wind: Ulysses Observations.” Geophysical Research Letters, 37, (2010): L22101, doi:10.1029/2010GL045389.

Whittaker, I., G. Guymer, M. Grande, B. Pinter, S. Barabash, A. Federov, C. Mazelle, J.A. Sauvaud, R. Lundin, C.T. Russell, Y. Futaana, M. Franz, T.L. Zhang, H. Andersson, A. Grigoriev, M. Holmstrom, M. Yamauchi, K. Asamura, W. Baumjohann, H. Lammer, A.J. Coates, D.O. Kataria, D.R. Linder, C.C. Curtis, K.C. Hsieh, H.E.J. Koskinen, E. Kallio, P. Riihela, W. Schmidt, J. Kozyra, S. McKenna-Lawlor, J.J. Thocaven, S. Orsini, R. Cerulli-Irelli, A. Mura, M. Milillo, M. Maggi, E. Roelof, P. Brandt, R.A. Frahm, J.R. Sharber, P. Wurz and P. Bochsler. “Venusian Bow Shock as Seen by the ASPERA-4 Ion Instrument on Venus Express.” Journal of Geophysical Research, 115, 1-13, A09224 (2010), doi:10.1029/2009JA014826, 2010.

Wilson, R.E., W. Van Hamme and D. Terrell. “Flux Calibrations from Nearby Eclipsing Binaries and Single Stars.” Astrophysical Journal, 723, (2010): 1469-1492.

Yamauchi, M., Y. Futaana, A. Fedorov, R.A. Frahm, J.D. Winningham, E. Dubinin, R. Lundin, S. Barabash, M. Holmström, C. Mazelle, J.-A. Sauvaud, T.L. Zhang, W. Baumjohann, A.J. Coates and M. Fraenz. “Comparison of Accelerated Ion Populations Observed Upstream of the Bow Shocks at Venus and Mars.” Annual of Geophysics, 29 (2011), 511-528, doi:10.5194/angeo-29-511-2011.

Zeitlin, C.J., W. Boynton, I. Mitrofanov, D. Hassler, W. Atwell, T.F. Cleghorn, F.A. Cucinotta, M.A. Dayeh, M.I. Desai, S. Guetersloh, K. Kozarev, K.T. Lee, L. Pinsky, P. Saganti, N.A. Schwadron and R. Turner. “Mars Odyssey Measurements of Galactic Cosmic Rays and Solar Particles in Mars Orbit, 2002–2008.” Space Weather, 8, S00E06 (2010) doi:10.1029/2009SW000563, 2010.

Zhou, M., S. Beckford, R. Wei, C.A. Ellis, G. Hatton and M.A. Miller. “Effects of Surface Roughness and Energy on Ice Adhesion Strength.” Applied Surface Science, 257, (2011): 3786-3792.

Presentations

Allegrini, F., M.I. Desai, G.C. Ho, S.A. Livi, D.J. McComas and K.S. Nelson. “A SupraThermal Ion Spectrometer for future Heliospheric (STISH) Missions.” Contributed poster presented at the American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Barstow, J.A., F.W. Taylor, C.C.C. Tsang, C.F. Wilson, P.G.J. Irwin, P. Drossart and G. Piccioni. “Venus Cloud Properties from Venus Express Visible and Infrared Thermal Imaging Spectrometer Observations.” Presented at the Venus Exploration Analysis Group (VEXAG) International Workshop, Madison, Wis., September 2010, and at the 42nd Annual Meeting of the Division for Planetary Sciences of the American Astronomical Society, Pasadena, Calif., October 2010.

Barth, E.L., S.C.R. Rafkin and W.M. Farrell. “Electric Fields within Martian Dust Storms.” Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Bazell, D., T. Sotireles, E.C. Roelof, H. Nair, P.C. Brandt, P.W. Valek, J. Goldstein and D.J. McComas. “Comparison of TWINS Images of Low-altitude Emission of Energetic Neutral Atoms with DMSP Precipitating Ion Fluxes: New Events.” Poster presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Blinn, M.P., Z.L. Whitman and M.L. Thomsen. “Application of Over-flight Criterion to Fleet Sustainment.” Paper presented at the U.S.A.F. Aircraft Structural Integrity Program (ASIP) Conference, San Antonio, December 2010.

Bowers, L.M. and N.E. Putzig. “Dune Morphology and its Effects on the Thermal Behavior of Olympia Undae.” Presented at the Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodlands, Tex., March 2011, Abstract 2819 (2011).

Broiles, T.W. and M.I. Desai. “Bulk Properties and Three-Dimensional Structure of CIRs at 1 AU.” Contributed poster presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Brown, M.A. “Commercial Vehicle Infrastructure Integration.” Presented and published in proceedings of the SAE 2010 Commercial Vehicle Engineering Congress, Chicago, Ill., October 2010.

Buzulukova, N., M.-C. Fok, J. Goldstein, P. Valek, J.A. Redfern and D.J. McComas. “Ring Current Dynamics in High Speed Stream Storms: TWINS Observations and CRCM Modeling.” Talk presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Bzowski, M., M.A. Kubiak, M. Hlond, E. Moebius, T. Leonard, D. Heirtzler, H. Kucharek, P.A. Bochsler, N.A. Schwadron, G.B. Crew, D.J. McComas and S.A. Fuselier. “Flow of Neutral Interstellar Helium into the Heliosphere as Inferred from IBEX-Lo Observations and Simulations.” Poster presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Campbell, B.A. and N.E. Putzig. “Surface Roughness Maps of Mars Based on SHAllow RADar sounder (SHARAD) Echoes.” Presented at the Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodlands, Tex., March 2011, Abstract 1489.

Canup, R.M. “Formation of the Jovian and Saturnian Satellite Systems (Invited).” Presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Canup, R.M. “Formation of Planetary Satellites.” (Invited Masursky Lecture). Presented at the Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Houston, March 2011.

Chandra, R., A.C. Pentz, M.P. Enright, K.S. Chan and P. Golden. “High Cycle Fatigue Effects in Probabilistic Risk Assessment of Gas Turbine Engine Components.” Paper presented at the Propulsion-Safety and Affordable Readiness (P-SAR) Conference, Jacksonville, Fla., March 2010.

Chaufray, J-Y., F. Forget, J.T. Clarke, K.D. Retherford, D.G. Horvath, M.S. Chaffin, N. Schneider, J-L. Bertaux, E. Quemerais and F. Leblanc. “Thermospheric and Exospheric Studies of the Martian Hydrogen Lyman-Alpha Emission.” Mars Atmosphere: Modeling and Observations Workshop, Paris, February 2011.

Dayeh, M.A., R.W. Ebert, H.O. Funsten, S.A. Fuselier, P.H. Janzen, G. Livadiotis, D.J. McComas, D.B. Reisenfeld and N.A. Schwadron. “Spectral Properties of Regions and Structures in IBEX’s Global ENA Sky Maps.” Poster presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

DeForest, C.E., T.A. Howard, C. Kief and the Cubesate Heliospheric Imager Experiment (CHIME) Mission Development Team. “A Microsatellite Heliospheric Imaging Network for Science and Space Weather.” Presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Delgado, H.A. and A.J. Garcia-Hernandez. “Estudios Utilizados para Prevención de Problemas Relacionados con Tuberías en el Diseño de un Tren de Bombeo.” Paper presented at the XII Congreso y Exposición Latinoamericana de Turbomaquinaria, T05-5, Queretaro, Mexico, February 2011.

DeMajistre, R., H.O. Funsten, M. Gruntman, P.H. Janzen, D.J. McComas, D.B. Reisenfeld, E.C. Roelof and N.A. Schwadron. “Heliospheric Energetic Neutral Atom Intensities at 1 AU Derived from Global Fitting of the IBEX-Hi Data Set.” Poster presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Desai, M.I., M.A. Dayeh, M.A. Lee, C.W. Smith, G.M. Mason and J.C. Kasper. “Observational Signatures of Ion Acceleration Near CME-driven Interplanetary Shocks.” Contributed paper presented at AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

DiBraccio G.A., B.A. Jones, K.L. Lynch, M. Vogt, C.C. Tsang, et al. “The Ganymede Interior, Surface and Magnetosphere Observer (GISMO) Mission Concept.” Presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010; the Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodlands, Texas, March 2011; the IEEE Aerospace Conference, Big Sky, Montana, March 2011; and the 42nd Annual Meeting of the Division for Planetary Sciences of the American Astronomical Society, Pasadena, Calif., October 2010.

Ebert, R., D.J. McComas, F. Bagenal and H.A. Elliott. “Location, Structure, and Motion of Jupiter’s Dusk Magnetospheric Boundary from ~1625 to 2550 RJ.” Poster presented at the 42nd Annual Meeting of the Division for Planetary Sciences of the American Astronomical Society, Pasadena, Calif., October 2010.

Ebert, R.W., D.J. McComas, F. Bagenal, H.A. Elliott and M.E. Hill. “Composition of the <7.5 keV/Q Plasma in Jupiter’s Magnetotail from ~150 to 2550 RJ.” Poster presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Elliott, H.A. and D.J. McComas. “The Radial Variation of the Solar Wind Temperature-Speed Relationship.” Poster presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Enright, M.P. and R.C. McClung. “Probabilistic Treatment of Engine Materials with Multiple Types of Anomalies.” Paper presented at the Propulsion-Safety and Affordable Readiness (P-SAR) Conference, Jacksonville, Fla., March 2010.

Feldman, P.D., A.J. Steffl, J.W. Parker, M.F. A’Hearn, J. Bertaux, S.A. Stern, H.A. Weaver, D.C. Slater, M.H. Versteeg, H. Throop, N.J. Cunningham and L.M. Feaga. “Rosetta/Alice Observations of Exospheric Hydrogen and Oxygen on Mars.” Poster presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Feng, M. and F.Y. Huang. “Thermal Plasma Gasification of Different Coals with Carbon Dioxide.” 2011 American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) Spring Conference, Chicago, March 13-17, 2011.

Feng, M., F.Y. Huang and R. Johnston. “CO2 Conversion to CO with Coal in a Thermal Plasma Reactor via the Reverse Boudouard Reaction.” American Chemical Society (ACS) 2010 Joint SE/SW Regional Meeting, New Orleans, Dec. 1-4, 2010.

Feng, M., F.Y. Huang and R. Zhan. “Synthesis Gas Cleanup with Nonthermal Plasma.” 2011 AIChE Spring Conference, Chicago, March 13-17, 2011.

Feng, M., F.Y. Huang, R. Zhan and T. Gabehart. “Systematic Studies of Possible Reactions in Cleanup of Synthesis Gas from Coal Gasification with Nonthermal Plasma.” ACS 2010 Joint SE/SW Regional Meeting, New Orleans, Dec. 1-4, 2010.

Feng, M. and C.K. Tan. “Continuous Biodiesel Production from Waste Cooking Oil and Animal Fats under Sub/Supercritical Methanol Conditions.” 2011 AIChE Spring Conference, Chicago, March 13-17, 2011.

Frisch, P.C., B. Anderssen, A. Berdyugin, H.O. Funsten, M. Magalhaes, D.J. McComas, V. Piirola, N.A. Schwadron, J.D. Slavin and S.J. Wiktorowicz. “Comparisons of the Interstellar Magnetic Field Directions Obtained from the IBEX Ribbon and Interstellar Polarization Measurements.” Poster presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Funsten, H.O., F. Allegrini, G.B. Crew, R. DeMajistre, P.C. Frisch, S.A. Fuselier, M. Gruntman, P.H. Janzen, D.J. McComas, E. Moebius, D.B. Reisenfeld, E.C. Roelof and N.A. Schwadron. “The Circularity and Stability of the IBEX Energetic Neutral Atom (ENA) Ribbon.” Poster presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Goldstein, J., P.C. Brandt, J.D. Perez, P.W. Valek, D.J. McComas and J.A. Redfern. “TWINS Observations of Anisotropic ENA Emissions from Trapped and Precipitating Ions.” Talk presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Gomez, C., M. Janssens and A. Zalkin. “Measuring Yields of Toxic Gases from Materials During Different Stages of Fire Development.” Paper presented at the 12th International Fire and Materials Conference and Exhibition, San Francisco, January-February 2011.

Goodrich, K.A., R.M. Skoug, J.T. Steinberg and D.J. McComas. “Solar Wind Supra- thermal Electron Strahl Width from 1.3 to 5.4 AU.” Talk presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Grimes, E.W., J.D. Perez, N. Buzulukova, M.-C. Fok, J. Goldstein and D.J. McComas. “TWINS ENA Observations of Ring Current Dynamics during an ICME-driven Geomagnetic Storm on 6 April 2010.” Poster presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Hamilton, V.E. and A.D. Rogers. “Martian Surface Composition from Multiple Datasets, Part II: Chemical Analysis of Global Mineral Distributions from Mars Global Surveyor — Thermal Emission Spectrometer.” Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Hamilton, V.E., M.L. McDowell and W.C. Koeppen. “Correlations Between Olivine Abundance and Thermal Inertia: Implications for Global Weathering and/or Alteration on Mars.” Paper presented at the 41st Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Houston, March 2010.

Hedge, M.A., P.A. Weber, J.W. Gingrich and I. Khalek. “Effect of EGR on Particle Emissions from a GDI Engine.” SAE Paper 2011-01-0636 presented at the 2011 SAE World Congress, Detroit, April 12-14, 2011.

Ho, G.C., S.A Livi, J.C, Kasper, M.I. Desai, P. Wurz, S. Orsini and A. Milillo. “The Chemical Composition of Mercury’s Exosphere.” European Geophysical Union General Assembly 2010, Vienna, May 2010.

Horvath, D.G., K.D. Retherford, G.R. Gladstone, S.A. Stern, A.F. Egan, P.F. Miles, J.W. Parker, T.K. Greathouse, M.W. Davis, D.C. Slater, D.E. Kaufmann, M.H. Versteeg, P.D. Feldman, D.M. Hurley, W.R. Pryor and A.R. Hendrix. “Mapping of the Moon in the Ultraviolet: the Lyman Alpha Mapping Project (LAMP).” Texas American Physical Society Meeting, San Antonio, October 2010.

Howard, T.A. and S.J. Tappin. “Scientific Revelations About Coronal Mass Ejections Using Heliospheric Imagers and STEREO In-Situ Data.” Presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Huang, F.Y. “Molten Membrane, Plasma Flares and Supercritical Methanol in Carbon Capture/Conversion Technologies and Renewable Energy.” Third Annual Technologies for Climate Change Mitigation, San Antonio, November 2010.

Huang, F.Y. and V. Gorokhovsky. “Chemical Spray and Ion Beam Assisted Deposition of Lithium Based Materials in Reparation of a Novel High Temperature Ceramic Membrane for CO2 Separation in Coal-fired Power Plants.” Paper presented at the ACS 2010 Joint SE/SW Regional Meeting, New Orleans, Dec. 1-4, 2010.

Hurley D.M., G.R. Gladstone, S.A. Stern, K.D.Retherford, M. Versteeg, D.C. Slater, M.W. Davis, P. Miles, D. Horvath, T.K. Greathouse, A.F. Egan, A. Steffl, J.W. Parker, D. Kaufmann, P.D. Feldman, W. Pryor and A. Hendrix. “Comparing Lyman Alpha Mapping Project (LAMP) Data to Models of the LCROSS Vapor Plume.” Lunar and Planetary Sciences Conference Meeting, The Woodlands, Texas, March 2011.

Jahn, J.-M. and H.A. Elliott. “Empirical Predictability of the Geo-Effectiveness of CMEs: A Solar Wind Perspective.” Poster presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Jahn, J.-M. and H.A. Elliott. “Strategies to Forecasting Space Weather Events from Uncovering and Predicting Patterns of the Interplanetary Magnetic Field Inside Coronal Mass Ejections.” Presented at the 38th COSPAR Scientific Assembly, Bremen, Germany, July 2010.

Janssens, M. “Eurocode 5 Advanced Method Predictions of Gulam Beam Fire Test Performance.” Paper presented at the 12th International Fire and Materials Conference and Exhibition, San Francisco, January-February 2011.

Janssens, M. and M. Hirschler. “Regulatory Fire Testing: How Fire Testing is Used in Codes and Regulations.” Short course held in conjunction with the 12th International Fire and Materials Conference and Exhibition, San Francisco, January-February 2011.

Janzen, P.H., D.B. Reisenfeld, T. Abell, F. Allegrini, M. Bzowski, G.B. Crew, R. DeMajistre, P.C. Frisch, H.O. Funsten, S.A. Fuselier, M.A. Kubiak, H. Kucharek, D.J. McComas, E.C. Roelof and N.A. Schwadron. “Short Timescale Variation in the Heliospheric ENA Flux: IBEX Observations and Correlations with Solar Wind Observations.” Talk presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Jones B.A., et al. “The Ganymede Interior, Surface, and Magnetosphere Observer (GISMO) Mission Concept.” Paper

Klar, R.A., S.A. Baldor, R.W. Harmon and A.R. Bertrand. “A Simple Virtual FAT File System for Wear-leveling Onboard NAND Flash Memory.” Presented at the 2010 Workshop on Spacecraft Flight Software (FSW-10), Pasadena, Calif., December 2010.

Kozyra, J.U., P.C. Brandt, N. Buzulukova, C.A. Cattell, D. DeZeeuw, C.P. Escoubet, M.H. Fok, H.U. Frey, J. Goldstein, W.D. Gonzalez, M.W. Liemohn, D.J. McComas, S.B. Mende, L.J. Paxton, J.D. Perez, W.K. Peterson, L. Rastaetter, A.J. Ridley, T. Sotirelis, M.F. Thomsen, B. Tsurutani and P.W. Valek. “High Speed Stream Activity in an IMF-By Magnetosphere.” Invited talk presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Kronberg, E. A., R. Bucík, S. Haaland, B. Klecker, K. Keika, M.I. Desai, P.W. Daly, M. Yamauchi, R. Gómez-Herrero and A.T.Y. Lui. “On the Origin of the Energetic Ion Events Measured Upstream of the Earth’s Bow Shock by STEREO, Cluster, and Geotail.” Contributed paper presented at the 38th COSPAR Scientific Assembly 2010, Bremen, Germany, July 2010.

Kucharek, H., S.A. Fuselier, N.V. Pogorelov, M.A. Lee, E. Moebius, P. Wurz, D.B. Reisenfeld, H.O. Funsten, N.A. Schwadron, D.J. McComas and P.H. Janzen. “Sources and Formation of the Ribbon Observed by IBEX: ‘… Good Things May Be Close By.’” Talk presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

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

Livadiotis, G., M.A. Dayeh, H.O. Funsten, P.H. Janzen, D.J. McComas, D.B. Reisenfeld and N.A. Schwadron. “Using Spectral Slopes to Characterize the Origin of ENAs in the IBEX Sky Maps.” Poster presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Livadiotis, G. and D.J. McComas. “Transitions of Solar Wind in Non-Equilibrium States.” Talk presented at the 52nd Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Plasma Physics, Chicago, November 2010.

Loomis, J.G. “Hardware Hypervisor for a Secure Root of Trust.” Tabletop presentation at the 2010 Annual Computer Security Application Conference (ACSAC), Austin, Texas, December 2010.

Ma., S., W. Yan, L. Xu, J. Goldstein and D.J. McComas. “Retrieval of Ion Distributions in RC from TWINS ENA Images by CT Technique.” Poster presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Malandraki, O.E., R.G. Marsden, D. Lario, C. Tranquille, B. Heber, R.A. Mewaldt, C.M.S. Cohen, L.J. Lanzerotti, R.B. Forsyth and H.A. Elliott. “Solar Energetic Particle Observations and Propagation in the 3-D Heliosphere in December 2006.” Presented at the 2010 European Geophysical Union General Assembly, Vienna, May 2010.

Mason, G.M., G. Li, R.A. Mewaldt, C.M.S. Cohen, R.A. Leske, M.I. Desai, M.A. Dayeh, D.K. Haggerty, O.P. Verkhoglyadova and G.P. Zank. “Effects of Interplanetary Transport on SEPs with Differing Charge-to-Mass Ratios.” Contributed paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

McClung, R.C. “Putting Advanced Fatigue Crack Growth Methods to Work.” Paper presented at the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) Fatigue Lecture, San Antonio, November 2010.

McClung, R.C., M.P. Enright and B.H. Thacker. “Verification and Validation of DARWIN.” Paper presented at the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory Technical Interchange on V&V of Integrated Computational Materials Engineering, Dayton, Ohio, February 2011.

McClung, R.C., M.P. Enright, W. Liang, Y.D. Lee and S.H.K. Fitch. “Integrating Probabilistic Lifing with Manufacturing Process Modeling.” Paper presented at the Propulsion-Safety and Affordable Readiness (P-SAR) Conference, Jacksonville, Fla., March 2011.

McComas, D.J. “Recent IBEX Observations and the Evolving Interstellar Interaction.” Invited talk presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

McComas, D.J. et al. “Recent Magnetospheric Results from TWINS and IBEX.” Talk presented at the Earth-Sun System Exploration Variability in Space Plasma Phenomena Conference, Kona, Hawaii, January 2011.

McComas, D.J., M.A. Dayeh, H.O. Funsten, S.A. Fuselier, J. Goldstein, J. Jahn, P.H. Janzen, S.M. Petrinec, D.B. Reisenfeld and N.A. Schwadron. “First IBEX Observations of the Terrestrial Plasma Sheet and a Likely Disconnection Event.” Talk presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

McFarland, J.M. and D.S. Riha. “Variance Decomposition in the Presence of Epistemic and Aleatory Uncertainty.” Proceedings of the 29th International Model Analysis Conference, Jacksonville, Fla., February 2011.

Merritt, P.M., C.A. Sharp and E.R. Fanick. “Countering the Effects of Media Interferences and Background Contamination in Collection of Low Concentration Aldehydes and Ketones in Engine Exhaust with Dinitrophenylhydrazine (DNPH) Derivatization.” Presented at the Joint 66th Southwest and 62nd Southeastern Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, New Orleans, November 30-December 4, 2010.

Moebius, E., P.A. Bochsler, M. Bzowski, H.O. Funsten, S.A. Fuselier, D. Heirtzler, M.A. Kubiak, H. Kucharek, M.A. Lee, T. Leonard, D.J. McComas, L. Petersen, L.A. Saul, N.A. Schwadron, M. Witte, X. Wu and P. Wurz. “Two Years of Interstellar Flow Observations with the Interstellar Boundary Explorer (IBEX) — Implications on the LIC Parameters and the Boundary.” Invited talk presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Ogasawara, K., M.I. Desai and G.M. Mason. “Relationship Between Energetic Upstream Ion and Electron Events Observed by Wind Spacecraft.” Contributed poster presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Osterloo, M.M., V.E. Hamilton and F.S. Anderson. “A Laboratory Study of the Effects of Roughness on the Mid-infrared Spectra of Rock Surfaces.” Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Geological Society of America, Denver, October-November 2010, and at the Fall Meeting of the AGU, San Francisco, December 2010.

Oxley, J. “Novel Encapsulation Processes: Perspectives and Future.” Paper presented at the 14th Industrial and 5th Trade Fair on Microencapsulation, San Antonio, March 2011.

Oxley, J. “Microencapsulation Technology — What You Need to know about Targeted Delivery Technology.” Paper presented at Targeted Delivery, Princeton, N.J., May 2011.

Parker, J., A. Stern, A. Steffl, P. Feldman, H. Weaver, M. A’Hearn, L. Feaga, M. Versteeg, E. Birath, A. Graps, J. Scherrer, D. Slater, N. Cunningham and J.L. Bertaux. “UV Exploration of 21 Lutetia by the Alice UV Spectrometer Aboard Rosetta.” Poster presentation at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Petrinec, S.M., S.A. Fuselier, H.O. Funsten, D. Heirtzler, P.H. Janzen, H. Kucharek, D.J. McComas, E. Moebius, T.E. Moore, D.B. Reisenfeld, N.A. Schwadron, K.J. Trattner and P. Wurz. “Energetic Neutral Atom Imaging of the Magnetospheric Cusps.” Talk presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Prested, C.L., M. Bzowski, H.O. Funsten, S.A. Fuselier, P.H. Janzen, M.A. Kubiak, D.J. McComas, D.B. Reisenfeld, N.A. Schwadron and P. Wu. “The Energy Spectrum of Heliospheric ENAs and Properties of Their Parent Protons.” Poster presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Price, J.C. “Teaming with SwRI to Increase Technology Transfer Success.” Invited talk presented at the Breakfast with the 21st Century Fund, Indianapolis, December 2010.

Putzig, N.E. “Subsurface Radar Mapping of Mars.” Invited talk presented at the University of Colorado Astrobiology Seminar, Boulder, Colo., November 2010.

Putzig, N.E., R.J. Phillips, B.J. Davis, B.A. Campbell and J.W. Holt. “Shallow Radar Soundings of the Four Candidate Landing Sites for Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) Curiosity.” Presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Randol, B.M., D.J. McComas and H.A. Elliott. “Solar Wind and Pick-up Ion Energy Spectra Measured with New Horizons/SWAP Between 11 and 12 AU.” Talk presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Retherford, K.D. “Galilean Satellite Aurora Observed with New Horizons.” Presented at Europlanet 2010 — Aeronomy of Jupiter’s and Saturn’s Systems, Liege, Belgium, October 2010.

Retherford, K. D. “Galilean Satellite Electromagnetic Interactions with Jupiter: Questions and Europa Jupiter System Mission Objectives.” Presented at Europlanet 2010 — Aeronomy of Jupiter’s and Saturn’s Systems,” Liege, Belgium, October 2010.

Retherford, K.D., G.R. Gladstone, S.A. Stern, A.F. Egan, P.F. Miles, M.H. Versteeg, D.C. Slater, M.W. Davis, J.W. Parker, D.E. Kaufmann, T.K. Greathouse, A.J. Steffl, J. Mukherjee, D. Horvath, P.D. Feldman, D.M. Hurley, W.R. Pryor and A.R. Hendrix. “Lyman Alpha Mapping Project (LAMP) Far-Ultraviolet Maps of the Lunar Poles.” Lunar and Planetary Sciences Conference, The Woodlands, Texas, March 2011.

Retherford, K.D., A.J. Steffl, S.A. Stern, J.W. Parker, G.R. Gladstone, M.H. Versteeg, N.J. Cunningham, D.C. Slater and M.W. Davis. “New Horizons Alice Observations of Io’s Ultraviolet Atmospheric Emissions.” Presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Rogers, A.D. and V.E. Hamilton. “Martian Surface Composition from Multiple Datasets, Part I: Statistical Analysis of Global Mineral Distributions from Mars Global Surveyor — Thermal Emission Spectrometer (MGS-TES).” Paper presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Romashets, E., M. Vandas and T. Howard. “Magnetic Clouds Observed by STEREO.” Presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Roth, L., J. Saur, D.F. Strobel, K.D. Retherford and J.R. Spencer. “Simulation of Io’s Auroral Emission: Constraints on the Atmosphere in Eclipse.” Presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Russell, P.S., S. Byrne, S. Mattson, S. Christian, J.W. Holt, S.M. Milkovich and N.E. Putzig. “Mars North Polar Layered Deposit Stratigraphy Near Gemina Lingula From HiRISE Imagery and DTMs.” Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodlands, Texas, March 2011.

Saul, L.A., P. Wurz, E. Moebius, D.J. McComas, S.A. Fuselier, L. Petersen and D.F. Moreno. “Interstellar Neutral Hydrogen — Direct Observation by IBEX-Lo.” Poster presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Scherrer, J., D.J. McComas, E.R. Christian, A.C. Cummings, M.I. Desai, J. Giacalone, M.E. Hill, S.M. Krimigis, S.A. Livi, R.L. McNutt, R.A. Mewaldt, D.G. Mitchell, W.H. Matthaeus, E.C. Roelof, T.T. von Rosenvinge, N.A. Schwadron, E.C. Stone, M.M. Velli and M.E. Wiedenbeck. “The Integrated Science Investigation of the Sun (ISIS): Energetic Particle Measurements for the Solar Probe Plus Mission.” Poster presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Schwadron, N.A., F. Allegrini, M. Bzowski, E.R. Christian, G.B. Crew, M.A. Dayeh, R. DeMajistre, P.C. Frisch, H.O. Funsten, S.A. Fuselier, K.A. Goodrich, M. Gruntman, P.H. Janzen, H. Kucharek, G. Livadiotis, D.J. McComas, E. Moebius, C.L. Prested, D.B. Reisenfeld, M.L. Reno, E.C. Roelof and J.E. Siegel. “Separation of the IBEX Ribbon from the Globally Distributed Energetic Neutral Atom Flux.” Talk presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Sharp, J.M., M. Janssens and K. Holladay. “Parameter Estimation to Obtain Apparent Thermophysical Properties of Materials Used in Fire-resistant Construction.” Paper presented at the 12th International Fire and Materials Conference and Exhibition, San Francisco, January-February 2011.

Tan, C.K., M. Feng, L. Harris and C Bemben. “Transesterification of Glyceride Tributyrate and Waste Cooking Oil with Supercritical Methanol.” Presented at the Joint Southwest and Southeastern Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, New Orleans, Dec. 1-4, 2010.

Thacker, B.H. and T.L. Paez. “A Simple Probabilistic Validation Metric for the Comparison of Uncertain Model and Test Results.” Paper presented at the 11th U.S. National Congress on Computational Mechanics, Minneapolis, July 2011.

Thompson, R.N., T.A. Howard, M.M. Hampson and S.J. Tappin. “The Automatic Detection and Tracking of Interplanetary Coronal Mass Ejections (CMEs) Using Heliospheric Imager Data.” Presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Tsang, C.C.C., E.F. Young and J. Collier. “Airborne Astronomy with the WB-57 High Altitude Research Aircraft.” Presented at the Next-Generation Suborbital Researchers Conference, Orlando, February 2011.

Tsang, C.C.C., J.R. Spencer, E. Lellouch, M.J. Ritcher, M. Lopez-Valverde and T. Greathouse. “Density and Temperature of Io’s Atmosphere from Mid-Infrared Observations, 2001 to 2010: Continued Evidence for Inflation as Perihelion Approaches.” Presented at the 42nd Annual Meeting of the Division for Planetary Sciences of the American Astronomical Society, Pasadena, Calif., October 2010.

Tsang, C.C.C., E.F. Young, M.A. Bullock and T. Encrenaz. “Airborne Observations of Venus: Past, Present and Future.” Presented at the Venus Exploration Analysis Group (VEXAG) International Workshop, Madison, Wis., September 2010.

Valek, P.W., P.C. Brandt, M.H. Fok, J. Goldstein, D.J. McComas, J.D. Perez, E.C. Roelof and R.M. Skoug. “Evolution of the Low Altitude and Ring Current ENA Emissions from Moderate Magnetospheric Storms: Continuous and Simultaneous TWINS Observations.” Poster presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Vapirev, A., J. Raeder, M.H. Fok, J. Goldstein, V. Angelopoulos, A. Glocer, D.J. McComas and J.A. Redfern. “Open GGCM-CRCM Simulation Results of the 22 July 2009 Storm Compared with TWINS and THEMIS Observations.” Poster presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Von Steiger, R., T. Zurbuchen and D.J. McComas. “Oxygen Flux in the Solar Wind: Ulysses Observations.” Talk presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Walter, G.R., S.A. Stothoff, D.M. Necsoiu and C.L. Dinwiddie. “Integrated Methodology for Mapping and Monitoring Permafrost and Seasonally Frozen Ground.” Proceedings of the APG Arctic Technology Conference (OTC 22046), Houston, February 2011.

Webb, D.F., E.V. Cliver, N.V. Nitta, G.D. Attrill, K. Marubashi, T.A. Howard, J. Tappin and B.V. Jackson. “End-to-End Observations and Modeling of the 17-21 January 2010 Coronal Mass Ejection/Interplanetary Coronal Mass Ejection (CME/ICME).” Presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Webb, D.F., J.C. Johnston, T.A. Kuchar, J. Tappin and T.A. Howard. “Forecasting Earth Arrivals of CMEs with Heliospheric Imagers.” Presented at the AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 2010.

Whitman, Z.L. “Inspection Sample Sizes: Going Beyond AFMCI 21-102.” Paper presented at the USAF Aircraft Structural Integrity Program (ASIP) Conference, San Antonio, December 2010.

Young E.F., M.A. Bullock, S. Limaye, J. Bailey and C.C.C. Tsang. “Evidence For and Against 8-day Planetary Waves In Ground-Based Cloud-Tracking Observations.” Presented at the 42nd Annual Meeting of the Division for Planetary Sciences of the American Astronomical Society, Pasadena, Calif., October 2010.

Internal Research

Funded January 1, 2011

Alvarez, J. “Investigation into Improving Isolation of Electrically Small Antenna in Close Proximity to Electronics.”

Bartlett, G. and P. Hvass. “Metrology Referenced Roving Accurate Manipulator Phase 2 (MR ROAM 2).”

Bocher, F. “Electrochemical Studies of the Effect of Solution Impurities on the Onset of Stress Corrosion Cracking of Austenitic Stainless Steel in PWR Primary Water.”

Desai, M. “Feasibility Study and Optimization of the Time-of-Flight Subsystem for a Novel Ion Mass Spectrometer for NASA Missions.”

Dykes, S. “Security Research and Engineering for ITC.”

Dykes, S. “Using Extreme Value Theory to Eliminate Binary Thresholds in Anomaly Detection.”

Hamilton, V. “Automated Granulometric Analysis of High Spatial Resolution Images for Application to In Situ Martian Sedimentology Studies.”

Jakab, M., J. Dante and G. Bessee. “Corrosion Measurement in Fuel Systems.”

Laurent, G. “Leadership and Capability Development in Suborbital Space Research.”

McFadden, M. and P. Hvass. “Spherical Position Sensor for a 3D Laser Metrology System.”

McLelland, M. and J. Stone. “Development of a Next-Generation, High-Performance Spaceflight Computer.”

Patrick, E., G. Miller, T. Booker, C. Engel, R. Johnson and R. Cox. “Plasma Processing of Micro-Screen Supported Ultra-Thin Carbon, Ceramic and Metal Foils for High Energy Particle Detection and Beyond.”

Rubal, M. “Organophilic, Compliant Platelets for Fire-Resistant Tire and Tread Formulations.”

Samara, M. and R. Michell. “Feasibility Study for Imaging Auroral Fine Structure at Two World-Class Radar Facilities.”

Samara, M., R. Michell and M. Muller. “Invitation to Conduct High-Resolution Optical Observations in Conjunction with the Global Network of State-of-the-Art Radar Facilities.”

Smart, K., G. Ofoegbu, D. Basu and K. Das. “Enhanced Capability for Conducting Coupled Fluid Flow and Rock Deformation Analyses in Reservoir Simulations: Application to Hydraulic Fracturing.”

Smith, K. “Developing a Foil Mask for the Janus XCat Instrument Entrance Aperture.”

Standridge, R. and J. Wheeler. “Evaluating the Efficacy of a Criteria Model for Selecting Mobile Augmented Reality as a Learning Tool.”

Thompson, T. “Temporally Coherent Communications.”

Young, D., H. Waite, G. Miller and K. Pickens. “An Optimized Ion Neutral Mass Spectrometer Design for the NASA/ESA Europa Jupiter System Mission.”

Funded April 1, 2011

Cheng, X. and T. Bredbenner. “Post Implantation Analysis of 3D MG Alloy Scaffolds.”

Edwards, S. and C. Flannigan. “A Senior Staff Renewal IR&D Project at Willow Garage.”

Feng, M. and R. Zhan. “Development of a Selective Noncatalytic Reduction (SNCR) System for Stationary NOx Emission Control.”

Green, R., A. Sun, F.P. Bertetti and R. McGinnis. “Investigation of the Effect of Epikarst on Recharge and Storage of Groundwater in Karst Aquifers.”

Johnson, J. “Risk Mitigation in a High-Powered Alternator-Driven Advanced Power Electronics Converter Systems Design for a Military Vehicle Platform.”

Lewis, C. and M. Rigney. “3D Imaging for Behavior Classification.”

Libardoni, M. “Development of a Comprehensive Two-Dimensional Gas Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry Research Thrust at SwRI.”

Ling, J. and G. Gutierrez. “Develop Transplantable Vascularized Cell Constructs to Accelerate Wound Healing.”

Liu, E., V. Poenitzsch, F. Gerhart and R. Mason. “The Investigation of the Formation, Composition and Durability of Zinc Dialkyldithiophosphate Films in a Spark-Ignited Gasoline Engine.”

Noll, J. “Lighter-Than-Air Vehicle Gas Leak Rate Measurement.”

Smith, C. “Association Mining of SIGINT Data.”

Walker, J., S. Chocron and K. Dannemann. “Multiscale Modeling of an Important Armor Composite.”

Whipple, J. and T. Wilmes. “Investigation of Intra-Vehicle Location Finding Using Inexpensive Sensors.”

White, B., D. Ransom, D. Riha, M. Nored, E. Broerman, B. Bichon and B. Ridens. “Optimized Robust Compressor Station Design Methodology.”

Wood, P., A. Bertrand and R. Klar. “Adaptation Layer for Spacewire Plug and Play Protocols.”

Patents

Alger, T., C. Roberts and D. Mehta. “Stratified Charge Gasoline Direct Injection Systems Using Exhaust Gas Recirculation.” U.S. Patent No. 7,822,531. October 2010.

Bolick, M., C. Lampe, J. Ebensberger, J. Treloar, R. Klein, E. Peterson and C. Zalkin. “Virtual Blasting System for Removal of Coating and/or Rust from a Virtual Surface.” U.S. Patent No. 7,817,162. October 2010.

Branyon, D. and J. Eubanks. “Split-Cycle Four-Stroke Engine.” U.S. Patent No. 7,810,459. October 2010.

Chiang, K-T. and E.R. Wei. “Method for Magnetron Sputter Deposition.” U.S. Patent No. 7,790,003. September 2010.

Clements, L., G. Hammack, S. Mitchem and K. Jackson. “Pharmaceutical Inventory and Dispensation Computer System and Methods.” U.S. Patent No. 7,813,939. October 2010.

Gordon, C., C. Harbold, H. Hanson and E. Wagner. “Artificial Functional Spinal Unit System and Method for Use.” U.S. Patent No. 7,799,082. September 2010.

Gordon, C., C. Harbold, H. Hanson and E. Wagner. “Artificial Functional Spinal Unit System and Method for Use.” U.S. Patent No. 7,794,480. September 2010.

Gordon, C., C. Harbold, H. Hanson and E. Wagner. “Artificial Functional Spinal Implant Unit System and Method for Use.” U.S. Patent No. 7,785,351. August 2010.

Hofman, R., G. Ragsdale, S. Cook and P. Avery. “Remotely Operated Selective Fracing System and Method.” U.S. Patent No. 7,802,627. September 2010.

Huang, J., A.C. Hung Lau, J. Zoss and P. Avery. “Case Erector and Sealer Apparatus.” U.S. Patent No. 7,828,708. November 2010.

Huang, Y. “Apparatus and Method for Regenerating Exhaust Treatment Devices.” U.S. Patent No. 7,788,901. September 2010.

Landreth, R.V., W. Davis and R. Robison. “Unswitched, Ultra Low Power, Long Range Radar System.” U.S. Patent No. 7,821,446. October 2010.

Miller, M. and T. Owen. “Measurement of Nitrogen Content in a Gas Mixture by Transforming the Nitrogen into a Substance Detectable with Nondispersive Infrared Detection.” U.S. Patent No. 7,781,220. August 2010.

Sasaki, S., G. Neely and J. Sarlashkar. “Combustion Control System for Internal Combustion Engine with Rich and Lean Operating Conditions.” U.S. Patent No. 7,831,374. November 2010.

Sasaki, S., J. Sarlashkar and G. Neely. “Estimation of Engine-Out NOx for Real Time Input to Exhaust Aftertreatment Controller.” U.S. Patent No. 7,779,680. August 2010.

Scribner, C. and G. Elias. “Systems and Methods for Dispensing an Anti-Traction, Mobility Denial Material.” U.S. Patent No. 7,686,233. March 2010.

Stecklein, G. “Hydro-Mechanical Transmission.” U.S. Patent No. 7,744,499. June 2010.

Vasishtha, N., H. Schlameus and D. Barlow. “Microencapsulation of Oxygen or Water Sensitive Materials.” U.S. Patent No. 7,794,836. September 2010.

Zhan, R., A. Anderson and T. Gabehart. “Packed-Bed Radial-Flow Non-Thermal Plasma Reactor.” U.S. Patent No. 7,767,166. August 2010.

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