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Publications

P. Angell, D.S. Dunn, G.A. Cragnolino, "Effect of Microbial Action on the Corrosion Potential of Austenitic Alloy Containers for High-Level Nuclear Waste," Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings, Scientific Basis for Nuclear Waste Management XIX, W.M. Murphy and D.A. Knecht, eds., Vol. 412, pp. 539-546, 1996.

F.P. Bertetti, R.T. Pabalan, D.R. Turner, M.G. Almendarez, "Neptunium(V) Sorption Behavior on Clinoptilolite, Quartz, and Montmorillonite," Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings, Scientific Basis for Nuclear Waste Management XIX, W.M. Murphy and D.A. Knecht, eds., Vol. 412, pp. 631-638, 1996.

D.C. Boice, J. Benkhoff, G.R. Gladstone, "Comet P/Shoemaker-Levy 9: Gas Release and Precollision Characterization," Earth, Moon, and Planets, Vol. 71, No. 3, p. 235, December 1995.

K.S. Chan, "A Micromechanical Model for Predicting Hydride Embrittlement in Nuclear Fuel Cladding Material," Journal of Nuclear Materials, Vol. 227, pp. 220-236, 1996.

C.R. Chapman, "Bombarding Mars Lately," Nature, Vol. 380, pp. 23-24, 1996.

C.R. Chapman, Book Review of Rogue Asteroids and Doomsday Comets, by D. Steel, Meteoritics and Planetary Science, Vol. 31, pp. 313-314, 1996.

C.R. Chapman, E.V. Ryan, W.J. Merline, G. Neukum, R. Wagner, P.C. Thomas, J. Veverka, R.J. Sullivan, "Cratering on Ida," Icarus, Vol. 120, pp. 77-86, 1996.

C.R. Chapman, J. Veverka, M.J.S. Belton, G. Neukum, D. Morrison, "Cratering on Gaspra," Icarus, Vol. 120, pp. 231-245, 1996.

G.A. Cragnolino, D.S. Dunn, N. Sridhar, "Environmental Factors in the Stress Corrosion Cracking of Type 316L Stainless Steel and Alloy 825 in Chloride Solutions," Corrosion, Vol. 52, No. 3, pp. 194-203, 1996.

D.C. Delcourt, J.-A. Sauvaud, O.L. Vaisberg, L.A. Avanov, J.L. Burch, J.H. Waite, "Signatures of Impulsive Convection in the Magnetospheric Lobes," Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 23, No. 2, pp. 129-132, January 1996.

D.S. Dunn, Y.-M. Pan, G.A. Cragnolino, N. Sridhar, "Long-Term Thermal Stability of Alloy 825 as a High-Level Nuclear Waste Container Material," Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings, Scientific Basis for Nuclear Waste Management XIX, W.M. Murphy and D.A. Knecht, eds., Vol. 412, pp. 581-588, 1996.

G.R. Gladstone, M. Allen, Y.L. Yung, "Hydrocarbon Photochemistry in the Upper Atmosphere of Jupiter," Icarus, Vol. 119, No. 1, pp. 1-52, January 1996.

R.M. Killen, F.M. Flasar, "Microwave Sounding of the Giant Planets," Icarus, Vol. 119, No. 1, pp. 67-89, January 1996.

P.A. LaPlante, S.J. Maheras, M.S. Jarzemba, "Preliminary Analysis of Important Site-Specific Dose Assessment Parameters and Exposure Pathways Applicable to a Groundwater Release Scenario at Yucca Mountain," Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings, Scientific Basis for Nuclear Waste Management XIX, W.M. Murphy and D.A. Knecht, eds., Vol. 412, pp. 897-904, 1996.

S. Mohanty, S. Khataniar, "Sodium Orthosilicate: An Effective Additive for Alkaline Steamflood," Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, Vol. 14, pp. 45-49, December 1995.

S. Mohanty, P.C. Lichtner, "Role of Diffusion-Limited Aggregation Models in Predicting Unstable Flow and Solute Transport in Porous Media," EOS Transactions, American Geophysical Union, Vol. 77, No. 17, p. S97, April 1996 Supplement.

A.P. Morris, D.A. Ferrill, D.B. Henderson, "Slip Tendency Analysis and Fault Reactivation," Geology, Vol. 24, pp. 275-278, 1996.

W.M. Murphy, "In-situ Distribution Coefficients Derived from Uranium and Thorium Decay Series Isotopes in Water-Rock Systems: Promise and Practice," Proceedings, 6th European Commission Natural Analog Working Group Meeting, H. von Maravic and J. Smellie, eds., EC, EUR 16761 EN, Luxembourg, pp. 233-241, 1996.

W.M. Murphy, R.T. Pabalan, J.D. Prikryl, C.J. Goulet, "Reaction Kinetics and Thermodynamics of Aqueous Dissolution and Growth of Analcime and Na-Clinoptilolite at 25 degrees C," American Journal of Science, Vol. 296, pp. 128-186, 1996.

W.M. Murphy, E.C. Pearcy, "Natural Analog Support for Unsaturated Transport Modeling Using Data from the Akrotiri Archaeological Site," Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings, Scientific Basis for Nuclear Waste Management XIX, W.M. Murphy and D.A. Knecht, eds., Vol. 412, pp. 817-822, 1996.

G.I. Ofoegbu, D.A. Ferrill, "Mechanical Analyses of a Yucca Mountain Fault Model," Proceedings, Topical Meeting on Methods of Seismic Hazards Evaluation, Focus '95, American Nuclear Society, pp. 115-124, 1996.

J.O. Parra, "Guided Seismic Waves in Layered Porviscoelastic Media for Continuity Logging Applications Model Studies," Geophysical Prospecting, Vol. 44, No. 3, pp. 403-425, May 1996.

E.C. Pearcy, J.D. Prikryl, B.W. Leslie, "Uranium Transport Through Fractured Silicic Tuff and Relative Retention in Areas with Distinct Fracture Characteristics," Journal of Applied Geochemistry, Vol. 10, pp. 685-704, 1995.

B.C. Rubin, G.J. Fishman, B.A. Harmon, J.H. Waite, R. Link, S.N. Zhang, J.J. Brainerd, G.N. Pendleton, C.A. Meegan, and W.S. Paciesas, "Limits on Hard X-Ray Emission from the Comet Shoemaker-Levy 9 Impact on Jupiter," Icarus, Vol. 121, No. 2, June 1996.

M.J. Sablik, B. Augustyniak, "The Effect of Mechanical Stress on a Barkhausen Noise Signal Integrated Across a Cycle of Ramped Magnetic Field," Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 79, No. 2, p. 963, January 1996.

M.J. Sablik, R.A. Langman, "Approach to the Anhysteretic Surface," Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 79, No. 8, pp. 6134-6136, April 1996.

T.J. Warnagiris, "System Considerations for Unlicensed Digital Transmission Below VHF," Proceedings, Wireless Symposium and Exhibition, Santa Clara, California, February 1996.

Presentations

P.C. Anderson, A.B. Christensen, J.H. Hecht, J.R. Sharber, D.J. Strickland, "Substorm Associated Particle and Joule Heating in the Aurora" American Geophysical Union (AGU) Spring Meeting, Baltimore, Maryland, May 1996.

D.C. Boice, J. Benkhoff, "A Precollision Model of Gas Release from Comet P/Shoemaker-Levy 9," 187th Meeting of the American Astronomical Society (AAS), San Antonio, Texas, January 1996.

J.L. Burch, "Toward a Sun-Earth Connection Strategic Plan for 2000-2010," AGU Spring Meeting, Baltimore, Maryland, May 1996.

J.L. Burch, J.H. Waite, C. Gurgiolo, O. Vaisberg, L. Avanov, V. Smirnov, A. Skalsky, A. Petrukovich, "Observations of Fine Structure of the Magnetopause on the Interball Tail Probe," AGU Spring Meeting, Baltimore, Maryland, May 1996.

C.L. Chang, A.T. Drobot, P. Satya-Narayana, K. Papadopoulos, D. Winningham, C. Gurgiolo, N. Stone, K. Wright, D. Intriligator, "Electron Collection by the TSS Satellite," AGU Spring Meeting, Baltimore, Maryland, May 1996.

D.L. Chenette, D.W. Datlowe, J.D. Tobin, R.A. Frahm, J.R. Sharber, J.D. Winningham, "Temporal and Spatial Distributions of Energetic Electron Energy Deposition During the November 1993 Geomagnetic Storm Inferred from X-Ray Imaging and Spectroscopy," AGU Spring Meeting, Baltimore, Maryland, May 1996.

G.A. Cragnolino, D.S. Dunn, N. Sridhar, "An Approach for Predicting the Localized Corrosion of High-Level Radioactive Waste Container Materials," Spring Meeting of the Electrochemical Society, Los Angeles, California, May 1996.

G.A. Cragnolino, N. Sridhar, D.S. Dunn, "Localized Corrosion Initiation, Propagation, and Repassivation of Corrosion-Resistant High-Level Nuclear Waste Container Materials," CORROSION/96 Annual Conference of National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE) International, Denver, Colorado, March 1996.

J.A. Cumnock, J.R. Sharber, M.R. Hairston, R.A. Heelis, J.D. Craven, "Analysis of Ionospheric Plasma Flows and Ion Density Depletions Associated with Global Auroral Patterns During Magnetically Quiet Intervals," AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 1995.

A.R. DeWispelare, J.P. Kotra, M.P. Lee, N.A. Eisenberg, "Expert Judgement Elicitation on Future Climate at Yucca Mountain, Nevada," Nuclear Waste Technical Review Board (NWTRB) Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada, January 1996.

A.R. DeWispelare, J.P. Kotra, M.P. Lee, N.A. Eisenberg, "Status Report on Development of NRC Staff Technical Position on Use of Expert Elicitation in the HLW Program," NWTRB Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada, January 1996.

B.C. Flynn, S.A. Stern, J.W. Parker, J.C. Snowdall, "A Hubble Space Telescope Archival Search for Small Satellites of Pluto," 187th Meeting of the AAS, San Antonio, Texas, January 1996.

E.E. Gaines, D.L. Chenette, W.L. Imhof, J.D. Winningham, "Relativistic Electron Enhancements: Measurements from UARS 1991-1995," AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 1995.

B.L. Giles, M.O. Chandler, T.E. Moore, J.H. Waite, "Thermodynamics of the Light Ion Polar Wind," AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 1995.

G.R. Gladstone, S.A. Stern, D.C. Slater, D.T. Hall, "EUV Spectra of Jupiter from EUVE Satellite and EUVS Rocket," 187th Meeting of the AAS, San Antonio, Texas, January 1996.

J.H. Hecht, A.B. Christensen, D.J. Strickland, J.R. Sharber, "Rocket and Ground-Based Measurements of Composition Change in the Lower Thermosphere Near Poker Flat Alaska During the ARIA Rocket Flights," AGU Spring Meeting, Baltimore, Maryland, May 1996.

D.B. Henderson, D.A. Ferrill, K.C. Clark, "Mapping Geological Faults Using Image Processing Techniques Applied to Hill-Shaded Digital Elevation Models," Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Southwest Symposium on Image Analysis and Interpretation, San Antonio, Texas, April 1996.

W.L. Imhof, D.L. Chenette, E.E. Gaines, J.D. Winningham, "Characteristics of Electrons at the Trapping Boundary of the Radiation Belt," AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 1995.

R.M. Killen, "An Observational Test for Water Ice at the Mercurian Poles," 187th Meeting of the AAS, San Antonio, Texas, January 1996.

R.M. Killen, T.H. Morgan, "Hydroxyl as an Observational Test of Water Ice Caps on Mercury," AGU Spring Meeting, Baltimore, Maryland, May 1996.

V.A. Krasnopolski, G.R. Gladstone, "Helium on Mars: EUVE and PHOBOS Data and Implications of Mars' Evolution," AGU Spring Meeting, Baltimore, Maryland, May 1996.

H. Kwun, "Long-Range, Volumetric Inspection of Tubing Using the Magnetostrictive Sensor Technique," 4th Electric Power Research Institute Balance-of-Plant Exchanger Nondestructive Evaluation Symposium, Jackson Hole, Wyoming, June 1996.

G.M. Light, "Light Duty Robotic Equipment for Handling Hazardous Waste Materials," Meeting of the Latin American Section of the American Nuclear Society, Veracruz, Mexico, June 1996.

R. Link, R.A. Frahm, J.R. Sharber, J.D. Winningham, "Mesospheric Energy Deposition by Diffuse Aurora," AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 1995.

R.C. McClung, "Perspectives on the Mechanics of Fatigue Crack Closure," 6th International Fatigue Congress, Berlin, Germany, May 1996.

R.C. McClung, H.R. Millwater, G.G. Chell, "A Probabilistic Fracture Mechanics Analysis of Multiple Cycle Proof Testing," American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) Conference, Orlando, Florida, May 1996.

D. McDavid, D.C. Boice, "The Rotation Period of Comet P/Swift-Tuttle," 187th Meeting of the AAS, San Antonio, Texas, January 1996.

P.C. McKeighan, S.B. Seida, E.A. Franke, D.L. Davidson, "BISMAP: A Non-Contact Biaxial Displacement Measurement System," ASTM Conference, Orlando, Florida, May 1996.

T.E. Moore, M.O. Chandler, C.R. Chappell, C.J. Pollock, J.L. Burch, J.H. Waite, D.T. Young, D.J. McComas, J.E. Nordholt, J.J. Berthelier, "Initial Results from the Thermal Ion Dynamics Experiment and the Plasma Source Investigation on POLAR," AGU Spring Meeting, Baltimore, Maryland, May 1996.

T.H. Morgan, D.C. Slater, R.M. Killen, S.A. Stern, R.N. Smartt, "New Opportunities for Space-Borne Observations of Planets and Planetary Systems Using Efficient New All-Reflecting Coronagraphic Designs," 2nd International Academy of Astronautics (IAA) International Conference on Low-Cost Planetary Missions, Laurel, Maryland, April 1996.

R.W. Nightingale, A.E. Roche, J.B. Kumer, J.L. Mergenthaler, E.E. Gaines, D.L. Chenette, C.H. Jackman, R.A. Frahm, J.D. Winningham, L. Froidenvaux, J.W. Waters, "UARS Observations of Ozone Reduction in the Middle Atmosphere During the October-November 1992 Solar Particle Events," AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 1995.

R.T. Pabalan, D.R. Turner, F.P. Bertetti, J.D. Prikryl, "Uranium(VI) Sorption Onto Selected Mineral Surfaces: Key Geochemical Parameters," 211th American Chemical Society (ACS) Symposium on Sorption of Metals on Earth Materials: Factors, Rates, Mechanisms, and Model Applications, New Orleans, Louisiana, March 1996.

R.T. Pabalan, F.P. Bertetti, M.G. Almendarez, "Studies of Neptunium(V) Sorption on Montmorillonite, Clinoptilolite, Quartz, and Alpha-Alumina," 211th ACS Symposium on Sorption of Metals on Earth Materials: Factors, Rates, Mechanisms, and Model Applications, New Orleans, Louisiana, March 1996.

K.V.K. Prasad, S. Mohanty, "Some Observations on Real and User-Introduced Uncertainties in Conditional Simulations," Society of Mining Engineers Annual Meeting and Exhibit, Phoenix, Arizona, March 1996.

M.J. Sablik, "A Phenomenological Model for Giant Magneto Resistance Hysteresis in Magnetic Discontinuous Multilayer (DGMR) Films," M4 Symposium (Magnetic Materials, Measurements, and Modeling), Ames, Iowa, May 1996.

M.J. Sablik, S.W. Rubin, D.C. Jiles, D. Kaminski, S. Bi, "Finite Element Simulation of Magnetic Detection of Creep Damage at Seam Welds," Intermag Conference, Seattle, Washington, April 1996.

J.R. Sharber, R.A. Frahm, R. Link, C.A. Gurgiolo, J.D. Winningham, E.E. Gaines, D.L. Chenette, "UARS Particle Environment Monitor Particle Observations During the November 1993 Storm: Morphology, Spectral Characterization, and Energy Deposition," AGU Spring Meeting, Baltimore, Maryland, May 1996.

J.R. Sharber, J.D. Winningham, R. Link, R.A. Frahm, "UARS Particle Environment Monitor Contribution to Radiation Belt Modelling," Workshop on Radiation Belts -- Models and Standards, Brussels, Belgium, October 1995.

E.G. Shelley, H. Balsiger, J.L. Burch, C.W. Carlson, H.L. Collin, J.F. Drake, J. Geiss, A. Ghielmetti, A. Johnstone, O.W. Lennartsson, G. Paschmann, W.K. Peterson, H. Rosenbauer, D.M. Walton, B.A. Whalen, D.T. Young, "The Toroidal Imaging Mass-Angle Spectrograph on the POLAR Satellite," AGU Spring Meeting, Baltimore, Maryland, May 1996.

H.R. Simmons, "System Response Tools for Pre-Startup Safety Review of Gas Turbine Installations," Process Machinery Institute Meeting, Houston, Texas, March 1996.

D.C. Slater, T.H. Morgan, G. Dirks, R.N. Smartt, S.A. Stern, "UV-Visible All-Reflective Design for a Discovery-Class Mission Study of the Lunar Atmosphere and Its Extended Coma," 2nd IAA International Conference on Low-Cost Planetary Missions, Laurel, Maryland, April 1996.

M. Smith, F. Soraas, J. Stadnes, K. Aarsnes, K. Maseide, J.R. Sharber, M. Grande, {Pulsating Aurora as Observed by the PULSAUR II Sounding Rocket: A Comparison of Particle, X-Ray, and Photometer Data," AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 1995.

S.C. Solomon, S.M. Bailey, T.N. Woods, G.R. Gladstone, "Analysis of Rocket Observations of Far-Ultraviolet Atomic Oxygen Airglow," AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 1995.

F. Soraas, J. Stadnes, K. Aarsnes, J. Bjordal, K. Maseide, J.A. Holtet, M. Smith, R. Pfaff, W. Farrell, J.R. Sharber, M. Grande, "Pulsating Aurora as Observed by the PULSAUR II Sounding Rocket: An Overview," AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 1995.

B.S. Spigel, J.P. Buckingham, "Material Characteristics of Polymedia-Lite on Thin Aluminum Substrates," Department of Defense/Industry Aerospace Coatings Conference, Orlando, Florida, May 1996.

N. Sridhar, D.S. Dunn, G.A. Cragnolino, "Accelerated Tests for Long-Term Prediction of Corrosion in Austenitic Stainless Steels and Ni-Fe-Cr-Mo Alloys," CORROSION/96 Annual Conference of NACE International, Denver, Colorado, March 1996.

S.A. Stern, "The ALICE Ultraviolet Spectrometer Investigation for Rosetta," Rosetta Instrument Workshop, Schloss Ringberg, Germany, February 1996.

S.A. Stern, B.C. Flynn, M.W. Buie, R.P. Binzel, M.C. Festou, L.A. Lebofsky, L.M. Trafton, "Disk-Resolved Images of Pluto and Ceres from the Hubble Space Telescope," 187th Meeting of the AAS, San Antonio, Texas, January 1996.

P.R. Straus, J.H. Hecht, A.B. Christensen, J.R. Sharber, D.J. Strickland, "A Comparison of Observed and Optically Inferred Neutral Atmospheric Scale Heights During the ARIA/Kayser-II Rocket Flight," AGU Spring Meeting, Baltimore, Maryland, May 1996.

D.J. Strickland, T. Majeed, J.H. Hecht, A.B. Christensen, J.R. Sharber, "Analysis of Particle and Zenith Viewing Optical Data from the ARIA I and IV Auroral Rocket Experiments," AGU Spring Meeting, Baltimore, Maryland, May 1996.

V.P. Swaminathan, D.A. Mauney, A.J. Smalley, J.F. Crane, "Integrated SwRI Services for Turbine-Generators," Electric Power Research Institute Turbine/Generator Life Assessment and Customer Service Seminar, Charlotte, North Carolina, June 1996.

O. Vaisberg, V. Smirnov, L. Avanov, A. Petrukovich, A. Skalsky, J.L. Burch, C. Gurgiolo, J.H. Waite, "Observations of Fine Structure of Ion Distribution Functions at the Bow Shock," AGU Spring Meeting, Baltimore, Maryland, May 1996.

E. Wilkinson, D.C. Slater, J.C. Green, S.A. Stern, "Thoughts on New FUV Spectra of a Virginis and the Voyager UVS Calibration," 187th Meeting of the AAS, San Antonio, Texas, January 1996.

J.D. Winningham, "Observations of TSS Satellite Charging During Electron Gun Assembly DC Current Operations," AGU Spring Meeting, Baltimore, Maryland, May 1996.

Y.-T. Wu, "An Overview of Advanced Computational Methods for Probabilistic Methods for Probabilistic Engineering Analysis," University of Arizona's 17th Annual Seminar and Workshop: Reliability Methods in Mechanical and Structural Design, Tucson, Arizona, January 1996.

M.P. WŁest, D.C. Slater, K.T. Ahola, G.J. Dirks, J.J. Benkhoff, J.F. Maguire, M.A. Miller, "Fiber Optic Raman Spectrograph for In-situ Investigations of Planetary Surfaces," 2nd IAA International Conference on Low-Cost Planetary Missions, Laurel, Maryland, April 1996.

B.J. Zook, "Validation of Finite-Difference Time-Domain Modeling of Ground-Penetrating Radar Antennas," 12th Annual Review of Progress in Applied Computational Electromagnetics, Monterey, California, March 1996.

Internal Research Projects

"Automatic Signal Detection Technology," B. Robison, P.J. Howley, B.C. Brown, J.A. Sills, R. Black

"Develop a Discovery Class Mission to Jupiter," T. Morgan, J.H. Waite

"Develop and Test an Apparatus to Evaluate Fuel and Lube Oil Effects on Automotive Catalysts," M.N. Ingalls, G.J. Bartley

"Development and Validation of a Ground-based Microgravity Animal Model," D.P. Nicolella

"Development of Visual Analysis Software for Ballistic Experiments," M. Lupkowski, S.A. Mullin, J.P. Riegel

""Establish Material Properties in Support of a Concept for Installing Large Diameter Polyethylene Pipe Using In-Situ Forming," S. Grigory, J.D. King

"Experimental Investigations of Satellite-based Geolocation Concepts," R.T. Bentley, R.L. Johnson, M.P. Castles

"Extension of the Combined Abaqus/MROZ Plasticity Procedure to 3-D Analysis of Corroded Pipe," M.A. Smith, D.P. Nicolella

"Feasibility Study of Generating Power from Secondary Electron Emission," B. Young, G.M. Light, J.P. Hageman, M.E. Converse

"Investigation of Sensor Fusion for Transportation System Applications," E.K. Franke, E.S. Kinkler, S.B. Seida

"Investigation of Use of Cellular Automata-based Techniques for Information Warfare Modeling," T.J. Barton, G.L. Ragsdale, M.D. Collier

"Modeling Liquid Motions in Spinning Spacecraft Tanks," F.T. Dodge

"Modeling Steam Injection/Extraction of Contaminated Groundwater," R.T. Green

Patents

C.R. Blanchard, G. Dearnaley, J. Lankford, "Ion Beam Modification of Bioactive Ceramics to Accelerate Biointegration of Said Ceramics," U.S. Patent No. 5,496,374, 3/5/96

J.J. Cole, "Metering Valve," U.S. Patent No. 5,488,969, 2/6/96

G. Dearnaley, "Low-Temperature Method for Making a Photovoltaic Material," U.S. Patent No. 5,501,745, 3/26/96

G. Dearnaley, "Parylene Precursors for Diamond-Like Carbon Coatings," U.S. Patent No. 5,512,330, 10/4/94

R.S. Geary, H.W. Schlameus, "Microparticulate Pharmaceutical Delivery System," U.S. Patent No. 5,505,967, 4/9/96

D.E. Johnson, "Diabroticine Bait," U.S. Patent No. 5,484,587, 1/16/96

K.S. Pickens, "Adaptive Scanning Technique for Ultrasonic Testing Utilizing Real-time Lift-off Detection," U.S. Patent No. 5,507,185, 4/16/96

H.S. Silvus, E.J. Miller, "Magnetostrictive Linear Displacement Transmitter Having Improved Piezoelectric Sensor," U.S. Patent No. 5,473,245, 12/5/95

C.R. Sparks, R.J. McKee, "Method and Apparatus for Assessing and Quantifying Pulsation Induced Error in Gas Turbine Flow Meters," U.S. Patent No. 5,481,924, 1/9/96

D.J. Stevens, J.B. Mayer, K.A. Marchand, "Quick Release System for Guardrail Terminals," U.S. Patent No. 5,490,661, 2/13/96

C.D. Wood, J. Lankford, J.J. Cole, C.R. Blanchard, G.S. McAlwee, "Spark Plug Having Titanium Diboride Electrode," U.S. Patent No. 5,493,171, 2/20/96

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