Space Science & Engineering Technical Papers Presented

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2016

Adumitroaie, V., S.M. Levin, D.S. Santos Costa, S. Gulkis, and M.A. Janssen. Towards a Fast Background Radiation Subtraction Technique for the Juno Mission. Presented at the International Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Aerospace Conference, Big,Sky, Montana, March 2016. 

Allegrini, F., M.A. Al-Dayeh, M.I. Desai, H.O. Funsten, P.H. Janzen, D.J. McComas, and D. Reisenfeld. Lunar Energetic Neutral Atoms Measured by Interstellar Boundary Explorer High Energy (IBEX-Hi). Presented at the 20th IBEX Science Working Team Meeting, New Jersey, August 2016. 

Allegrini, F., F. Bagenal, R.W. Ebert, P. Louarn, D.J. McComas, M. Reno, P.W. Valek, S. Weidner, and R. Wilson. Jovian Auroral Distributions Experiment (JADE) on the Juno Mission to Jupiter. Presented at the Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS) 13th Annual Meeting, Beijing, China, August 2016. 

Alvarez, J.L., M. Rice, J.R. Samson,Jr., and M.A. Koets. Increasing the Capability of CubeSat-based Software-Defined Radio Applications. Presented at the 2016 IEEE Aerospace Conference, Big Sky, Montana, March 2016. 

Cahill, J.T.S., A.R. Hendrix, K.D. Retherford, B.W. Denevi, A.M. Stickle, D.M. Hurley, T.K. Greathouse, Y. Liu, and K.E. Mandt. Far-ultraviolet Mapping of Lunar Swirls and Other Enigmatic Low-albedo Features. Presented at the 47th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference (LPSC), The Woodlands, Texas, March 2016. 

Cahill, J.T.S., A.R. Hendrix, K.D. Retherford, B.W. Denevi, Stickle A.M., and D. Hurley. Far-Ultraviolet Mapping of Lunar Swirls and Other Enigmatic Low-Albedo Features. Presented at the 47th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference LPSC) Meeting, The Woodlands, Texas, March 2016. 

Cook, J.C., D.M. Hurley, K.D. Retherford, P.D. Feldman, G.R. Gladstone, C. Grava, T.K. Greathouse, and S.A. Stern. Searching for Variations in H2 Abundance with Local Time, Magnetotail Crossings and Meteor Showers. Presented at the 47th LPSC Meeting, The Woodlands, Texas, March 2016. 

Cook, J.C., D.M. Hurley, K.D. Retherford, P.D. Feldman, G.R. Gladstone, T.K. Greathouse, C. Grava, and S.A. Stern. Searching for Variations in H2 Abundance with Local Time, Magnetotail Crossings, and Meteor Showers. Presented at the 47th LPSC, The Woodlands, Texas, March 2016. 

Davis, M.W., T.K. Greathouse, C.M. Cooke, R.C. Blase, G.R. Gladstone, and K.D. Retherford. MeV-level Electron and Gamma Ray Sensitivities of Modern Far Ultraviolet Sensitive Microchannel Plate Detectors. Presented at the Society of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE) Astronomical Telescopes and Instrumentation Conference, Edinburgh, Scotland, June 2016. 

De la Rosa, J., P.W.A. Roming, and C. Fryer. Modeling Type IIn Supernova Light Curves. Presented at the 227th American Astronomical Society (AAS) Meeting, Kissimmee, Florida, January 2016. 

Desai, M.I., G.M Mason, M.A. Al-Dayeh, R.W. Ebert, D.J. McComas, G. Li, C.M.S. Cohen, R.A. Mewaldt, N.A. Schwadron, and C.W. Smith. Latitude, Energy and Time Variations of Energetic Neutral Atom Spectral Indices Measured by IBEX. Presented at the Session ST1.3 at the European Geophysical Union General Assembly 2016, Vienna, Austria, April 2016. 

Desai, M.I., M.A. Al-Dayeh, H.O. Funsten, N.A. Schwadron, J. Heerikhuisen, D.J. McComas, S.A. Fuselier, F. Allegrini, N. Pogorelov, G.P. Zank, E.J. Zirnstein, G. Li, C.M.S. Cohen, R.A. Mewaldt, and C.W. Smith. Systematic Behavior of Heavy Ion Spectra in Large Gradual Solar Energetic Particle Events. Presented at the Session ST1.5 at the European Geophysical Union General Assembly 2016, Vienna, Austria, April 2016. 

Desai, M.I., M.A. Mason, M.A. Al-Dayeh, R.W. Ebert, D.J. McComas, G. Li, C.M.S. Cohen, R.A. Mewaldt, N.A. Schwadron, and C.W. Smith. Systematic Behavior of Heavy Ion Spectra in Large Gradual Solar Energetic Particle Events. Presented at the 15th Annual International Astrophysics Conference (AIAC), Cape Coral, Fla, April 2016. 

Desai, M.I. The Role of Suprathermal Ions in Particle Acceleration. Presented at the From IMP-8 to Solar Orbiter: Glenn M. Mason Commemorative Conference, Laurel, Md., March 2016. 

Ebert, R.W. Is There Observational Evidence of Solar Wind Coupling to Jupiter’s Magnetopause? Presented at the Workshop on the Structure and Dynamics of Jupiter’s Magnetosphere and Boundary Regions, International Space Science Institute, Bern, Switzerland, April 2016. 

Ebert, R.W. Plasma Measurements in Jupiter’s Magnetosphere. Presented at the Workshop on Jupiter’s Aurora, Anticipating Juno’s Arrival, Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP), University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, March 2016. 

Ferrill, D.A., A.P. Morris, K.J. Smart, and R.N. McGinnis. Mechanical Stratigraphy and Normal Faulting. Presented at the 2016 American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG) Distinguished Lecture at the University of Minnesota, Duluth, Minnesota, January 2016. 

Ferrill, D.A., A.P. Morris, K.J. Smart, and R.N. McGinnis. Mechanical Stratigraphy and Normal Faulting. Presented at the 2016 AAPG Distinguished Lecture at Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, Michigan, January 2016. 

Ferrill, D.A., A.P. Morris, K.J. Smart, and R.N. McGinnis. Mechanical Stratigraphy and Normal Faulting. Presented at the 2016 American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG) Distinguished Lecture at the Grand Junction Geological Society, Grand Junction, Colo, April 2016. 

Ferrill, D.A., R.N. McGinnis, A.P. Morris, K.J. Smart, Z.T. Sickmann, M. Bentz, D. Lehrmann, and M,A. Evans. Mechanical Stratigraphic Controls on Fracturing (Jointing) and Normal Faulting in the Eagle Ford Formation, South-Central Texas, U.S.A. Presented at the 2016 AAPG Distinguished Lecture at the Montana Geological Society, Billings, Montana, April 2016. 

Ferrill, D.A., R.N. McGinnis, A.P. Morris, K.J. Smart, Z.T. Sickmann, M. Bentz, D. Lehrmann, and M.A. Evans. Mechanical Stratigraphic Controls on Bed-restricted Jointing and Normal Faulting in the Eagle Ford Formation, South-Central Texas, U.S.A. Presented at the 2016 AAPG Distinguished Lecture presented at Binghamton University – the State University of New York, Binghamton, New York, January 2016. 

Ferrill, D.A., R.N. McGinnis, A.P. Morris, K.J. Smart, Z.T. Sickmann, M. Bentz, D. Lehrmann, and M.A. Evans. Mechanical Stratigraphic Controls on Bed-restricted Jointing and Normal Faulting in the Eagle Ford Formation, South-Central Texas, U.S.A. Presented at the 2016 AAPG Distinguished Lecture at the Central Connecticut State University, New Britain, Connecticut, January 2016. 

Ferrill, D.A., R.N. McGinnis, A.P. Morris, K.J. Smart, Z.T. Sickmann, M. Bentz, D. Lehrmann, and M.A. Evans. Mechanical Stratigraphic Controls on Fracturing (Jointing) and Normal Faulting in the Eagle Ford Formation, South-Central Texas, U.S.A. Presented at the 2016 AAPG Distinguished Lecture at the South Texas Geological Society and San Antonio Geophysical Society Joint Meeting, San Antonio, March 2016. 

Ferrill, D.A., R.N. McGinnis, A.P. Morris, K.J. Smart, Z.T. Sickmann, M. Bentz, D. Lehrmann, and M.A. Evans. Mechanical Stratigraphic Controls on Fracturing (Jointing) and Normal Faulting in the Eagle Ford Formation, South-Central Texas, U.S.A. Presented at the 2016 AAPG Distinguished Lecture at the Wyoming Geological Society, Casper, Wyo, April 2016. 

Ferrill, D.A., R.N. McGinnis, A.P. Morris, K.J. Smart, Z.T. Sickmann, M. Bentz, D. Lehrmann, and M.A. Evans. Mechanical Stratigraphic Controls on Fracturing (Jointing) and Normal Faulting in the Eagle Ford Formation, South-Central Texas, U.S.A. Presented at the 2016 AAPG Distinguished Lecture of the Canadian Society of Petroleum Geologists, Calgary,Alberta, Canada, April 2016. 

Ferrill, D.A., S.S. Wigginton, K.J. Smart, R.N. McGinnis, and A.P. Morris. Influence of Tectonic Setting on Borehole-Scale Deformation Around the Margins of the Permian Basin (Texas, USA). Presented at the AAPG Annual Convention & Exhibition 2016, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, June 2016. 

Frahm, R.A., M. Yamauchi, J.D. Winningham, R. Lundin, J.R. Sharber, H. Nilsson, A.J. Coates, and J. Mukherjee. Observed Foreshock Ions Which are Actually Behind the Martian Bow Shock. Presented at the European Geophysical Union (EGU) General Assembly 2016, Vienna, Austria, April 2016. 

Goldstein, J. Space Science: Learning the Secrets of the Universe. Presented at the Boys & Girls Club of San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas, April 2016. 

Goldstein, J. Space Science: Learning the Secrets of the Universe. Presented at the Hawthorne Academy, San Antonio, February 2016. 

Grava, C., K.D. Retherford, D.M. Hurley, P.D. Feldman, G.R. Gladstone, T.K. Greathouse, J.C. Cook, S.A. Stern, K.E. Mandt, D.E. Kaufmann, W.R. Pryor, J.S. Halekas, and LRO/ LAMP TEAM. Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter-Lyman Alpha Mapping Project (LRO-LAMP) Observations of the Lunar Exospheric Helium Coordinated with Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer (LADEE) and Acceleration, Reconnection, Turbulence and Electrodynamics of the Moon’s Interaction with the Sun (ARTEMIS): Analysis of Off-Nadir Pitches. Presented at the 47th LPSC Meeting, The Woodlands, Texas, March 2016. 

Grava, C., T.J. Stubbs, D.A. Glenar, and K.D. Retherford. Search for a Lunar Nanodust Exosphere with LRO’s LAMP UV Spectrograph. Presented at the NASA Exploration Science Forum 2016, Moffett Field, Calif., July 2016. 

Hendrix, A.R., T.K. Greathouse, K.D. Retherford, K.E. Mandt, G.R. Gladstone, D.E. Kaufmann, D.M. Hurley, P.D. Feldman, W.R. Pryor, and S.A. Stern. Lunar Hydration Measurements by LRO/LAMP. Presented at the 47th LPSC Meeting, The Woodlands, Texas, March 2016. 

Hue, V. Seasonal Modeling of Saturn’s Stratosphere. Presented at the Outer Planets Assessment Group (OPAG) Meeting at Southwest Research Institute (SwRI), San Antonio, February 2016. 

Liu, Y., K.D. Retherford, M.W. Davis, P.S. Mokashi, P.L. Karnes, and G.R. Gladstone. The SwRI Ultraviolet Reflectance Chamber (SwURC): Progress Toward a Far Ultraviolet Surface Reflectance Library. Presented at the 47th LPSC Meeting, The Woodlands, Texas, March 2016. 

Liu, Y., K.D. Retherford, M.W. Davis, P.S. Mokashi, E.L. Patrick, P.L. Karnes, and G.R. Gladstone. The SwRI Ultraviolet Reflectance Chamber (SwURC): Progress Toward a Far Ultraviolet Surface Reflectance Library. Presented at the 47th LPSC, The Woodlands, Texas, March 2016. 

Liu, Y., T.D. Glotch, N.A. Scudder, M.L. Kraner, T. Condus, R.E. Arvidson, E.A. Guinness, M.J. Wolff, and M.D. Smith. Spectral Unmixing of CRISM Hyperspectral Data Over Southwest Melas Chasma, Mars. Presented at the 47th LPSC, The Woodlands, Texas, March 2016. 

Livadiotis, G. Theory of Kappa and Flat-top Distributions. Presented at the International Space Science Institute (ISSI) Team 347 meeting, Bern, Switzerland, February 2016. 

Luspay-Kuti, A., O. Mousis, M. Hässig, S.A. Fuselier, J.I. Lunine, P. Wurz, K.E. Mandt, B. Marty, and M. Rubin. The Presence of Clathrates and Their Implications on the Composition of Comet 67P. Presented at the 2016 “From Giotto to Rosetta” – 50th European Space Laboratory (ESLAB) Symposium, Leiden, The Netherlands, March 2016. 

Miller, S.T., S.A. Baldor, Z.J. Dischner, R.L. Killough, M.F. Araujo, and D.M. Rose. Juggling Spacecraft: Similarities and Differences of Eight Microsatellites for the CYGNSS Mission. Presented at the 2016 IEEE Aerospace Conference, Big Sky, Montana, March 2016. 

Noonan, J.W., E.R. Schindhelm, J.Wm. Parker, A.J. Steffl, M.W. Davis, S.A. Stern, Z. Levin, S. Kempf, and M. Horyani. The Effects of Dust Outbursts on the Anomalistic Features Observed by Rosetta Alice Around 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. Presented at the SPIE Astronomical Telescopes and Instrumentation Conference, Edinburgh, Scotland, June 2016. 

Ogasawara, K., S.A. Livi, M.I. Desai, F. Allegrini, D.J McComas, and J.-M. Jahn. Double-Cusp Type Electrostatic Analyzer for SupraThermal Ions (DCAST). Presented at the EGU General Assembly 2016 in the PICO Session PS1.2/G10.2, Vienna, Austria, April 2016. 

Retherford, K.D., T.K. Greathouse, G.R. Gladstone, A.R. Hendrix, K.E. Mandt, A.F. Egan, D.E. Kaufmann, P.O. Hayne, S.A. Stern, J.Wm. Parker, M.W. Davis, C. Grava, D.M. Hurley, J.T.S. Cahill, A.M. Stickle, Y. Liu, M.A. Bullock, W.R. Pryor, P.D. Feldman, J. Mukherjee, P.S. Mokashi, C.J. Seifert, and M.H. Versteeg. LRO/LAMP Far-UV Albedo Maps: A New View of the Moon. Presented at the 47th LPSC Meeting, The Woodlands, Texas, March 2016. 

Roming, P.W.A. A Homogeneous Dataset for Probing the Environments of Gamma-Ray Bursts. Presented at the 2016 High Energy Astrophysics Division (HEAD) Meeting, Naples, Fla., April 2016. 

Roming, P.W.A. Environments of Gamma-ray Bursts. Presented at the 227th AAS Meeting, Kissimmee, Florida, January 2016. 

Schwadron, N.A., J.K. Wilson, M.D. Looper, A. Jordan, H.E. Spence, J.B. Blake, A.W. Case, Y. Iwata, J. Kasper, W. Farrell, D.J. Lawrence, G. Livadiotis, J. Mazur, N. Petro, C. Pieters, M.S. Robinson, S. Smith, L.W. Townsend, and C. Zeitlin. Possible Albedo Proton Signature of Hydrated Lunar Surface Layer. Proceedings of the Lunar Exploration Analysis Group Annual Meeting, LPI Contribution 1863, Columbia, Maryland, January 2016. .

Summers, M.E., G.R. Gladstone, S.A. Stern, C.B. Ennico, C.B. Olkin, H.A. Weaver, L.A. Young, D.F. Strobel, D.P. Hinson, J.A. Kammer, A.H. Parker, A.J. Steffl, I.R. Linscott, J.Wm. Parker, A.F. Cheng, C.M. Lisse, M.H. Versteeg, T.K. Greathouse, K.D. Retherford, W.W. Woods, K.N. Singer, C. Tsang, E. Schindhelm, M.L. Wong, Y.L. Yung, X. Zhu, P. Lavvas, M. Ewell, A.D. Jacobs, and G.L. Tyler. The Atmospheres of Pluto and Charon. Presented at the 47th LPSC Meeting, The Woodlands, Texas, March 2016. 

Teolis, B.D. and K.E. Mandt. Volatiles at the Lunar Surface: Constraints from the Apollo Era. Presented at the 47th LPSC Meeting, The Woodlands, Texas, March 2016. 

Westhart, P.M., K.J. Walsh, and B.A. Abbott. A Modular Application of Runtime Performance Analytics Using GPU and CPU Execution on Planetary Formation Simulation. Presented at the 22nd International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Processing Techniques and Applications (PDPTA’16), Las Vegas, July 2016. 

Yamauchi, M., R. Lundin, R.A. Frahm, J.-A. Sauvaud, M. Holmstrom, and S. Barabash. Oxygen Foreshock of Mars and its Implication on Ion Acceleration in the Bow Shock. Presented at the 2016 AGU, Vienna, Austria, April 2016. 

Zirnstein, E.J., J. Heerikhuisen, H.O. Funsten, G. Livadiotis, D.J. McComas, and N.V. Pogorelov. Local Interstellar Magnetic Field Determined from the IBEX Ribbon. Presented at the 15th Annual International Astrophysics Conference, Cape Coral, Fla., April 2016. 

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