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NASA Space Technology Research Fellows—2013 Class
June 20, 2013

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Student Host Univeristy Research Topic
Ali, Hisham Georgia Institute of Technology
 
Sustainable In Space Manufacturing Through Rapid Prototyping Technology
 
Atkinson, Dani University of Hawaii
 
Noiseless Near-Infrared Photon Counting Avalanche Photodiode Detectors
 
Baker, Electa Vanderbilt University
 
A Standard of Visualization Abstraction for Human-Robot Interfaces
 
Barlis, Alyssa University of Pennsylvania
 
Kinetic Inductance Detectors for Far-Infrared Spectroscopy
 
Bottom, Michael California Institute of Technology
 
Calibration Systems and Techniques for Extreme-Precision Doppler Velocimetry
 
Brassitos, Elias Northeastern University
 
Compact Drive System for Planetary Rovers and Space Manipulators
 
Brink, Joseph University of Utah
 
Modular Magnetic Mobile Manipulators for Microgravity Environments
 
Brune, Andrew Missouri University of Science and Technology
 
Uncertainty Quantification Applied to the Analysis and Design of Hypersonic Inflatable Atmospheric Decelerators for Spacecraft Re-entry
 
Burgett, Drew University of South Florida
 
Leveraging the Radiation-Resistance and Power Efficiency of Nano-Magnetic Logic to Develop More Affordable, Efficient, and Reliable Space Technologies
 
Burgoyne, Hayden California Institute of Technology
 
Granular Metamaterials and Periodic Structures for Protection from High-Velocity Impacts
 
Cardenas, Jessica New Jersey Institute of Technology
 
hMSCs Cultured on Plant-Derived Tissue Engineering Extracellular Matrix in a Microgravity Environment
 
Cellucci, Daniel Cornell University
 
Reel-to-Reel Digital Manufacturing of Robotic Systems
 
Chap, Andrew University of Maryland
 
A Parallel Boltzmann Simulation for Multi-grid Inertial Electrostatic Confinement Fusion
 
Chapin, Caitlin Stanford University
 
Micro-Scale Gallium Nitride Pressure Sensors for Advanced Harsh Environment Space Technology
 
Cheney, Nicholas Cornell University
 
Design Automation Algorithm for Soft Robots
 
Chodas, Mark Massachusetts Institute of Technology
 
Modeling the Feedback from Design to Requirements in SysML
 
Christenson, Dylan Texas Tech University
 
Characterization and Modeling of Fundamental Parameters of a Membrane-Aerated Biological Reactor
 
Conversano, Ryan University of California, Los Angeles
 
Long Life Miniature Hall Thruster Enabling Low Cost Human Precursor Missions
 
Conway, Dylan Texas A&M University
 
Proximity Navigation Near and Mapping of Asteroids
 
Copeland-Johnson, Trishelle University of Delaware
 
Development of Perovskite-Based Photovoltaic Cells for Extraterrestrial Energy Generation
 
Cunningham, Christopher Carnegie Mellon University
 
Resource-Aware Navigation for Shadowed and Uncertain Environments
 
Dragnea, Horatiu University of Michigan
 
Unsteady Computation of the Plasma of Nested-Channel Hall Thrusters
 
Fiedler, Kevin California Institute of Technology
 
MicroAngelo: 3D Nanostructure Fabrication by Manipulation of Surface Forces
 
Galvan, Raquel Massachusetts Institute of Technology
 
Augmentation of Sensorimotor Adaptability using Stochastic Resonance Technologies
 
Gorham, Caroline University of Virginia
 
Optimizing Materials for Energy Harvesting on Interplanetary Return Missions
 
Guin, Will University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa
 
Characterization of Reinforced Structural Composites with Carbon Nanotubes Grown Directly on the Fibers/Fabrics using the PopTube Approach
 
Haase, John University of Notre Dame
 
Using Carbon-Based Nanomaterials and Microscale Geometry for Enhanced Thermionic Energy Conversion in Space Applications
 
Hardin, Thomas Brigham Young University
 
Metallic Crystal Defects and Irregular Geometries
 
Harness, Anthony University of Colorado, Boulder
 
Visual Positioning System for the Formation Flying of Suborbital Vehicles and Spacecraft
 
Hogstrom, Kristina California Institute of Technology
 
MINERVA: Using Small, Fully Robotic Telescopes to Search for Habitable-Zone Exoplanets
 
Jamieson, Heather Arizona State University
 
Nanosized Linde Type A Zeolites Providing Water-Selective Transport Pathways Through Chlorine Tolerant Polymers in Molecular Sieve Nanocomposite (MoSIN) Membranes for Reclamation of Impaired Waters
 
King, Jennifer Carnegie Mellon University
 
Reconfiguring Worlds with Simple Actuation via Physics-based Nonprehensile Actions
 
Kingsbury, Ryan Massachusetts Institute of Technology
 
Reusable Communication Infrastructure for Small Satellites
 
Kleppe, Nathan Iowa State University
 
Development of New Dielectric NDE Techniques for Spaceflight Materials
 
Koopman, Brian Cornell University
 
Development of Optics and Detectors for Advanced CMB Polarization Measurements
 
Koval, Michael Carnegie Mellon University
 
Autonomous Task Primitives for Complex Manipulation Operations
 
Leonard, Jason University of Colorado, Boulder
 
Autonomous Navigation using LiAISON in the Earth-Moon System
 
Littlefield, Zakary Rutgers University
 
Robust Path Planning for Space Exploration Rovers
 
Long, Alexandra Georgia Institute of Technology
 
Deployable Drag Device for Launch Vehicle Upper Stage Deorbit
 
Luna, Ryan William Marsh Rice University
 
Planning the Motion of a Robotic Assistant for Space Applications
 
McBryde, Christopher University of Texas at Austin
 
Vision Based Object Detection and Navigation for Spacecraft
 
Merkley, Daniel Utah State University
 
Development and Testing of a Green Monopropellant Ignition System
 
Merriam, Ezekiel Brigham Young University
 
Monolithic Compliant Space Mechanisms Design Strategies
 
Miller, Derek The Ohio State University
 
Structural Modifications of Continuous Aerogel Films for Low-power, High Performance Sensing Capabilities
 
Miller, Matthew Georgia Institute of Technology
 
Decision Support Tool Development for Human Extraterrestrial Extravehicular Activity
 
Moore, Christopher University of Colorado, Boulder
 
Development of High-Reflectivity Optical Coatings for the Vacuum Ultraviolet and Verification on a Sounding Rocket Flight
 
Newman, Kevin University of Arizona
 
Achromatic Phase Shifting Mask for High Performance PIAA Coronagraphy
 
Nielson, Karen Purdue University
 
Molecular Dynamic Simulation of High Thermal Conductivity Synthetic Spider Silk for Thermal Management in Space
 
Noevere, August Georgia Institute of Technology
 
Improving the Fidelity of Structural Analysis and Sizing in Multi-Disciplinary Design of Space Systems
 
Novak, Markus The Ohio State University
 
Miniature, Conformal and Spectrally Agile Ultra Wideband Phased Array Antenna for Communication and Sensing
 
Ogunleye, Olutobi Georgia Institute of Technology
 
Low-T, Low-Q Cryocoolers for Science Instruments
 
Peters, Christopher Princeton University
 
Flow Quality Analysis of Shape Morphing Structures for Hypersonic Ground Testing Applications
 
Raymond, Alexander Harvard University
 
A LIBS Boroscope for Evaluation of Mars Sample Return Core Candidates
 
Rieger, Samantha University of Colorado, Boulder
 
Stability Analysis of Spacecraft Motion in the Vicinity of Asteroids
 
Ritz, Ethan Cornell University
 
Developing Structure Compilers for Multi-Material 3D Printing
 
Rose, Chad William Marsh Rice University
 
Novel Control Techniques for Hand and Wrist Robotic Rehabilitation
 
Sainath, Kamalesh The Ohio State University
 
Modeling Sub-500MHz Space-Borne Radar Signal Propagation in Complex Media
 
Sanehira, Erin University of Washington
 
Flexible, Lightweight, Quantum Dot Solar Cells Using Plasmonic-Enhanced Light Absorption
 
Sauerbrunn, Liz University of Maryland
 
Self-Sensing Thermal Management System Using Multifunctional Nano-Enhanced Structures
 
Schreiner, Sam Massachusetts Institute of Technology
 
In Situ Resource Utilization in Support of Manned Space Exploration
 
Szypryt, Paul University of California, Santa Barbara
 
Microwave Kinetic Inductance Detector Development
 
Terhune, Kurt Michigan Technological University
 
Mass Measurements of a Ionic Liquid Ferrofluid Electrospray
 
Uckert, Kyle New Mexico State University
 
Optimizing a Two-Step Laser Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometer for In Situ Astrobiology Investigations
 
Warren, Justin Mississippi State University
 
Experimentation and Modeling of Hypervelocity Impacts of Spacecraft MMOD Shielding with Incorporated Shear Thickening Fluid
 
Yosinski, Jason Cornell University
 
Scalable Unsupervised Learning for Unmanned Exploration
 

 

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