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Recent NSSDC Publications and Presentations

2014

  • P.A. Berman and D.R. Williams, Shadowing on Apollo 12 Solar Cells and Possible Movement of the ALSEP Central Station, Abstract, Lunar and Planetary Science Conference 45, 2014.
  • S. Nagihara, Y. Nakamura, W. S. Kiefer, M. A. Hager, D. R. Williams, P. T. Taylor, L. Lewis, H. K. Hills, and G. K. Schmidt, Recovery of ALSEP Raw Instrument Data and Metadata, Abstract, Lunar and Planetary Science Conference 45, 2014.

2013

  • E.V. Bell, P. McCaslin, E.J. Grayzeck, S.A. McLaughlin, J.M. Kodis, T.H. Morgan, D.R. Williams, and J.L. Russell, National Space Science Data Center Information Model, Abstract, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, 2013.
  • E. Grayzeck, 2012 Annual Statistics and Highlights Report for the NSSDC, March 2013.
  • M.J. McBride, D.R. Williams, and H.K. Hills, Continued Analysis and Restoration of Apollo DTREM Instrument Data, Abstract, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, 2013.
  • M. J. McBride, D.R. Williams, H.K. Hills, and N. Turner, First-Time Analysis of Completely Restored DTREM Instrument Data from Apollo 14 and 15, Abstract, Lunar and Planetary Science Conference 44, 2013.
  • T. Morgan, S. McLaughlin, E. Grayzeck, W Knopf, F. Vila, and D.J. Crichton "NASA’s Planetary Data System - An Accumulating Archive Developed by Scientist for Scientists", presented at the 45th Division of Planetary Sciences Meeting, Oct 2013.
  • T. H. Morgan, R. Tucker, , and R.M.Killen. "First Light for the Lunar Robotic Coronagraph", presented at the 45th Division of Planetary Sciences Meeting, Oct 2013.
  • A. Raugh, LaMora, A., Erickson K., Gordon, M., Grayzeck E., Knopf W., Morgan, T., Showalter, M. and Knopf, W. "PDS and NASA Tournament Laboratory Progress in Engaging Developers to Provide New Access to the Nation’s Planetary Data ", presented at the 45th Division of Planetary Sciences Meeting, Oct 2013.
  • J. R. Thieman, "The Radio Jove Project", The Space Education Phenomenon at NASA, Brazil and Beyond, N. Reis (Ed), Nova Publishers, Hauppauge, NY, in press, 2013.
  • J. R. Thieman, D.A.Roberts, and T.A.King, SPASE: The Connection among Solar and Space Physics Data Centers, Data Science Journal Special Issue of the Proceedings of the 1st WDS Conferences in Kyota 2011, Volume 12, p. WDS 147-WDS 153, (2013).
  • R. Tucker, T. Morgan and R.M. Killen, "Construction of a Small, Remotely Operated, Coronagraph located at a Small Observatory to obtain Frequent Low-cost Remote Observations of the Lunar Na Exosphere", presented at the 45th Division of Planetary Sciences Meeting, Oct 2013.
  • D.R. Williams, H.K. Hills, E.A. Guinness, P.T. Taylor, and M.J. McBride, Lunar Data Node: Apollo Data Restoration and Archiving Update, Abstract, Lunar and Planetary Science Conference 44, 2013.
  • D.R. Williams, H.K. Hills, E.A. Guinness, P.T. Taylor, and M.J. McBride, Recovery and Restoration of Apollo Lunar Surface Experiments package (ALSEP) Data by the NSSDC and the PDS Lunar Data Node, Abstract, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, 2013.
  • D.R. Williams, H.K. Hills, P.T. Taylor, M.J. McBride, and E.A. Guinness, Lunar Data Project: Apollo Data Restoration Update, Abstract, NASA Lunar Science Institute Forum, 2013.

2012

  • E. Grayzeck, 2011 Annual Statistics and Highlights Report for the NSSDC, March 2012.
  • A. LaMora, A. Raugh, K. Erickson, E. Grayzeck, E. W. Knopf, and T. Morgan, The NASA Tournament Lab: Improving Data Access at PDS and While Spreading Joy and Engaging Students through 16 Micro-Contests, presented at the 44th Division of Planetary Sciences Meeting, Nov 2012.
  • M.J.McBride, D.R. Williams, and H. K. Hills, Restoration and Future Analysis of the Apollo Lunar Dust Detector Data, Abstract, American Geophysical Union Fall 2012 Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 2012.
  • M.J.McBride, D.R. Williams, H.K. Hills, and N. Turner, Restoration and Reexamination of Data from the Apollo 11, 12, 14, and 15 Dust, Thermal and Radiation Engineering Measurements Experiments, Abstract, NASA Lunar Science 2012 Forum, NASA Ames Research Center, 2012.
  • T. H. Morgan, R. Tucker, R. M. Killen, and A. E. Potter, "A Small, Remotely Operated, Coronagraph located at Small Observatory to obtain Frequent Low-cost Remote Observations of the Lunar Exosphere", Poster Presentation. Lunar Science Forum, July 17-19 2012.
  • J. R. Thieman, D. A. Roberts, and T. A. King, "SPASE: The Connection Among Solar and Space Physics Data Centers", Proceedings of the 1st ICSU-WDS Conference, Global Data for Global Science, ICSU-WDS International Programme Office, T. Watanabe, (Ed), p. 130, 2012.
  • D.R. Williams, H. K. Hills, P.T. Taylor, M.J. McBride, and E.A. Guinness, Update on Apollo Data Restoration by the NSSDC and the PDS Lunar Data Node, Abstract, NASA Lunar Science 2012 Forum, NASA Ames Research Center, 2012.

2011

  • P.J.Chi, C.T. Russell, D.R. Williams, and H.K. Hills, Restoration of Apollo magnetic field data: Accomplishments and outstanding issues, Abstract, Lunar and Planetary Science Conference 42, 2444, 2011.
  • E. Grayzeck, 2010 Annual Statistics and Highlights Report for the NSSDC, March 2011.
  • K. Imai, L. Garcia, F. Reyes, M. Imai, and J. R. Thieman, "A Model of Jupiter's Decametric Radio Emissions as a Searchlight Beam", Planetary Radio Emissions VII Proceedings, H. O. Rucker, W. S. Kurth, P. Louarn, and G. Fischer (Eds)., p. 179, 2011.
  • M. Imai, K. Imai, C. A. Higgins, and J. R. Thieman, "Comparison between Cassini and Voyager observations of Jupiter's decametric and hectometric radio emissions", JGR, Vol, 116, A12233, 12 pp, 2011.
  • M. Imai, A. Lecacheux, K. Imai, C. A. Higgins, and J. R. Thieman, "Jupiter's Decametric and Hectometric Radio Emissions Observed by Cassini RPWS and Voyager PRA, Planetary Radio Emissions VII Proceedings, H. O. Rucker, W. S. Kurth, P. Louarn, and G. Fischer (Eds)., p. 167, 2011.
  • N. James and D. R. Williams, Policies and Procedures for Accessing Archived NASA Lunar Data Via the Web, Abstract, NASA Lunar Science Institute Forum, 2011.
  • L. Lewis, Y. Nakamura, S. Nagihara, D.R. Wiliiams,P. Chi, P.T.Taylor, GK Schmidt, and E.J. Grayzeck, "NLSI Focus Group on Missing ALSEP Data Recovery: Progress and Plans", Presented at the 42nd LPSC (Woodlands, TX), March 7-11, 2011.
  • S. Nagihara, Y. Nakamura, L. Lewis, D.R. Williams, P.T.Taylor, E. Grayzeck, P. Chi, G.K. Schmidt, "Search and Recovery Efforts for the ALSEP Data Tapes", Presented at the 42nd LPSC (Woodlands, TX), March 7-11,2011.
  • D.R.Williams, H.K. Hills, E.A. Guinness, P.D. Lowman, and P.T. Taylor, PDS Lunar Data Node: Restoration of Apollo surface and orbital data, Abstract, Lunar and Planetary Science Conference 42, 2286, 2011.
  • D.RWilliams, H.K. Hills, P.D. Lowman, P.T. Taylor, and E.A. Guinness, Restoration of Apollo Data by the NSSDC and the PDS Lunar Data Node, Abstract, NASA Lunar Science 2011 Forum, NASA Ames Research Center, 2011.

2010

  • R.Beebe, D. Crichton, J,S. Hughes, E.J., Grayzeck., "Evolving the Technical Infrastructure of the PDS for the 21st Century" as presented at the 38th COSPAR (Bremen, Germany), July 18- 25,2010 and at the 42nd DPS, Oct 3-8 2010.
  • D. P. Glavin, J.P. Dworkin, M. Lupisella, D.R. Williams, G. Kminek, and J.D. Rummel, In situ biological contamination studies of the Moon: Implications for planetary protection and life detection missions, Earth, Moon, and Planets, DOI: 10.1007/s11038-010-9361-4, 2010.
  • E. Grayzeck, 2009 Annual Statistics and Highlights Report for the NSSDC, March 2010.
  • T. King, J. Thieman, and D. A. Roberts, "SPASE 2.0: A Standard Data Model for Space Physics", Earth Sci Inform (2010) 3:67-73, DOI 10.1007/s12145-010-0053-4.
  • J. Thieman, E.J. Grayzeck, A. Roberts, and T. King, "Heliophysics Data Environment, Virtual Observatories, NSSDC, and SPASE" , presented at the 22nd CODATA (Stellenbosch, Cape Town, South Africa), Oct 24-27,2010.
  • D.R.Williams, H.K. Hills, E.A. Guinness, P.D. Lowman, and P.T. Taylor, PDS Lunar Data Node restoration of Apollo in-situ surface data, Abstract, Lunar and Planetary Science Conference 41, 1690, 2010.

2009

  • Grayzeck, E.J., "NSSDC Status", NSSDC User Group meeting, March 16, 2009.
  • Grayzeck, E. J., "NSSDC Annual Report for 2009", March, 2009.
  • Grayzeck, E.J., J. R. Thieman, B. E. Jacobs, and Nathan L. James, "NSSDC Proposal to the Heliophysics Senior Review", July 23, 2009.
  • Thieman, J., "A Wide Spectrum: Radio Waves and the Radio JOVE Project", National Science Teachers Association Annual Meeting, New Orleans, March, 2009.
  • Thieman, J., C. Ng, E. Lewis, and T. Cline, "Sun-Earth Days", Astronomical Society of the Pacific Conference Series, in press, 2009.
  • Thieman, J., "Space Physics Archive Search and Extract", NSSDC Users Group Meeting, Goddard Space Flight Center, March, 2009.
  • Thieman, J., "The Sun-Earth Connection Education Forum and the Radio JOVE Project", World Conference on Computers in Education, Brazil(presented via internet from GSFC), July, 2009.
  • Thieman, J., T. King, and A. Roberts, "SPASE 2.0: Standardization of Space Physics Data Access and Retrieval", PV2009 Meeting, Villafranca, Spain, December, 2009.
  • Williams, D.R., Hills, H.K., Guinness, E.A., Lowman, P.D., Taylor, P.T., "PDS Lunar Data Node Restoration of Apollo In-Situ Surface Data", Abstract, December 2009.
  • Williams, D.R., Hills, H.K., Guinness, E.A., Lowman, P.D., Taylor, P.T., "Restoration Of Apollo Data For Future Lunar Mission Planning", Abstract, September 2009.

2008

  • Grayzeck, E., "Preserving and Sustaining NASA Data: Quirks and Trials", 25th MSST/IEEE, Digital Archiving and Preservation workshop, Baltimore, MD, September 2008.
  • Imai, M., Imai, K., C. A. Higgins, and J.R. Thieman, "Angular beaming model of Jupiter's decametric radio emissions based on Cassini RPWS data analysis," GRL, VOL. 35, L17103, doi:10.1029/2008GL034987, 2008.
  • Jacobs, B., "Flight Project Management Case Study" presentation, Flight Project Directorate, GSFC, Aug 2008.
  • Jacobs, B., "Overview of NASA Flight Project Library Based on 7120.5D" presentation, Office of the Chief Engineer, NASA HQ, Aug 2008.
  • Schultz A., R. Lyon, I. Jordan, F. Bruhweiler, M. Kochte, M. Rodrigue, P. Chen, and K.-P Cheng, “Exploring Alien Solar Systems from the Moon”, NASA Lunar Science Conference, ARC, July 2008.
  • Schultz, A., D. Williams, and E Guinness, "PDS Lunar Data Node and Apollo Data Restoration”, Division of Planetary Sciences meeting, Ithaca, NY, October 2008.
  • Schultz, A., D. Williams, and E Guinness, "RESTORATION OF APOLLO DATA BY THE LUNAR DATA PROJECT / PDS LUNAR DATA NODE”, Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXIX, LPI Contribution No. 1391, p. 2085, 2008.
  • Thieman, J., "NASA/NSSDC Report to MOIMS/DAI/IPR Plenary Session", CCSDS meeting, Crystal City, VA, April 2008.
  • Thieman, J., A. Roberts, T. King, and C. Harvey, "Interoperability of the Heliophysics Virtual Observatory Data Location and Retrieval System", presentation to the 21st International CODATA Meeting, Kiev, Ukraine, October, 2008.
  • Thieman,J. R., D. A. Roberts, T. A. King, C. C. Harvey, C. H. Perry, and P. J. Richards, "SPASE and the Heliophysics Virtual Observatories", International Symposium: 50 yrs after IGY - Tsukuba, Japan, Nov. 2008.

2007

  • Grayzeck, E., "Science Archives in the 21st Century workshop", from 24th MSST/IEEE, Archival Storage Life Cycle Management workshop, Sept 2007 in San Deigo, CA.
  • James, N., "Top Four Usability Requirements for Data Archive Users" Web Fed presentation, ARC, Nov 2007.

2006

  • Borne, K., "Using NVO and LSST Data in the Classroom", American Astronomical Society, January (2006)
    http://rings.gsfc.nasa.gov/kborne-aas2006jan.ppt
  • Brown, B. A., and Williams, B. A., "A Search for X-Ray Emission in Isolated Compact Triplets," presented at the Meeting of the American Astronomical Society, Washington, DC, January, 2006.
  • Eastman, T. E., "Our Cosmos: from Substance to Process and Plasmas," plenary presentation for the 16th Interdisciplinary Conference on Science and Culture, Kentucky State University, April 6-8, 2006.
  • Hills, H. K., "The Apollo Lunar Surface Experiment Package (ALSEP) Instruments from the Apollo Program," Lunar Geology for Engineers and Scientists Lecture Series, Goddard Space Flight Center, February 22, 2006.
  • Sawyer, D. M., "NASA/NSSDC Report to MOIMS DAI/IPR Plenary," presentation to CCSDS Mission Operations and Information Management Standards Working Group, Toulouse, France, December 5, 2006.
  • Sawyer, D. M., "Producer Questions," presentation to CCSDS Data Archive Ingest Working Group, Toulouse, France, December 6, 2006.
  • Sawyer, D. M., "Producer-Archive Interface Specification (PAIS): Brief Overview of Draft Standard," presentation to University of Maryland Computer Science Group, U of Md., February 3, 2006.
  • Sawyer, D. M., "OAIS Reference Model Standard: Motivation, Applicability, Follow-on Efforts," invited presentation to NIST Conference on Long Term Knowledge Retention (LTKR): Archival and Representation Standards, National Institute of Standards and Technology, March 15, 2006.
  • Tavernier, Gilles, H. Fagard, M. Feissel-Vernier, K. Le Bail, F. Lemoine, C. Noll, R. Noomen, J.C. Ries, L. Soudarin, J.J. Valette, P. Willis, The International DORIS Service: Genesis and Early Achievements. J Geod. 80(8-11):403-417, DOI: 10.1007/ s00190-006-0082-4, November, 2006.
  • Thieman, J. R., "Inspiring Student Creativity through NASA Interactive Education Activities", presentation to Kochi National College of Technology, Kochi, Japan, January 20, 2006.
  • Williams, D. R., "The Apollo Data, the Instruments and the Lunar Data Project at GSFC: Bringing Old Lunar Data Back to Life," Lunar Geology for Engineers and Scientists Lecture Series, Goddard Space Flight Center, February 21, 2006.
  • Williams, D. R. and Grayzeck, E., "The Lunar Data Project - Restoration of Apollo Data for Future Lunar Exploration," Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 37, 1187, League City, TX, 2006.

2005

  • Borne, K., "Digging for Nuggets in the National Virtual Observatory", Astronomical Society of Harrisburg, March (2005).
    http://rings.gsfc.nasa.gov/Harrisburg-kdb-march2005.ppt
  • Borne, K., "Data Mining Research Opportunities", University of Maryland Eastern Shore March (2005).
    http://rings.gsfc.nasa.gov/umes2005Seminar-kborne.ppt
  • Borne, K., "Distributed Data Mining Research in the NASA Intelligent Systems Program", NASA AISR PI Workshop, April (2005).
    http://rings.gsfc.nasa.gov/aisr2005-kborne-final.ppt
  • Borne, K., "Grid-Enabled Science with the National Virtual Observatory", NASA GSFC Grid Workshop, June (2005).
    http://rings.gsfc.nasa.gov/NVO-grid-kborne.ppt
  • Borne, K., "Astronomy Data, NVO, and LSST: Using Data in the Classroom", Johns Hopkins University, October (2005).
    http://rings.gsfc.nasa.gov/AstronomyDataAndTheNVO-kborne.ppt
  • Brown, B. A., "A Search for Ram-Pressure Stripping in the Hydra I Cluster," presented at the Joint Annual Meeting of the National Society of Black Physicists and National Society of Hispanic Physicists, Orlando, FL, February, 2005.
  • Brown, B. A., "Has Ram-Pressure Stripping Removed the Hot ISM from Elliptical Galaxies in Clusters?" presented at the Meeting of the American Astronomical Society, San Diego, CA, January, 2005.
  • Eastman, T. E., "Innovative Technologies for Future Cities," invited paper for conference "Toward a Sustainable Urbanization," Suzhou, China, Oct. 14-17, 2005.
  • Eastman, T. E., Borne, K., Green, J., Grayzeck, E., McGuire, R., and Sawyer, D., "eScience and Archiving for Space Science", Data Science Journal, 4, 67 (2005).
    http://rings.gsfc.nasa.gov/Eastman2005-eScienceAndArchiving.pdf
  • Eastman, T. E., Green, J. L., E. J. Grayzeck, R. McGuire, and D. Sawyer, "eScience and Archiving for a New Age," CODATA Data Science Journal, July, 2005.
  • Fung, S. F., Bell, E. V., Tan, L. C., Candey, R. M., Golightly, M. J., Huston, S. L., King, J. H., and McGuire, R. E., "Development of a Magnetospheric State-Based Trapped Radiation Database," Advances in Space Research 36, 1984-1991, 2005.
  • Grayzeck, E.J., "Data Nodes," presentation to the PDS Management Council, Oct 3, 2005.
  • Grayzeck, E. J., "Space Science Data Life Cycle", presentation to the GSFC IS&T Visiting Committee, Sept 13, 2005.
  • Grayzeck, E. J., "NSSDC Status", presentation to the Heliophysics Data and Computing Working Group, July 11, 2005.
  • Grayzeck, E.J., and D. M. Sawyer, "Resident Archive Update", presentation to the Heliophysics Data and Computing Working Group, July 11, 2005.
  • Hughes, S., Crichton, D., Thieman, J. R., Ramirez, P., King, T., and M. Weiss, "The Semantic SPASE," Fall AGU Meeting, San Francisco, December, 2005.
  • James, N., Using Cascading Style Sheets To Implement OneNASA Look and Feel on 690 Web Sites, 690 poster presentation, November, 2005.
  • Klaasen, K.P., Carcich, B., Carcich, G., Grayzeck, E., and McLaughlin, S., "Deep Impact: The Anticipated Flight Data," Space Science Reviews, 117, 335-372, 2005.
  • Kochte, M., Schultz, A. B., et al., "Doing the Tango, Enhancing JWST with an Occulter," Proceedings of STScI May 2005 Symposium, in press, 2005.
  • Patton, D., Grant, J., Simard, L., Pritchet, C., Carlberg, R., and Borne, K., "A Hubble Space Telescope Snapshot Survey of Dynamically Close Galaxy Pairs in the CNOC2 Redshift Survey", Astronomical Journal, 130, 2043 (2005). http://rings.gsfc.nasa.gov/204461.web.pdf
  • Sawyer, D., Hills, H. K., McCaslin, P., Garrett, J., "Performing a Migration in the Framework of the OAIS Reference Model: NSSDC Case Study," Proceedings of PV-2005: Ensuring the Long Term Preservation and Adding Value to the Scientific and Technical Data, Digital Curation Centre, The Royal Society, Edinburgh, Scotland, 21-23 November (2005). http://www.ukoln.ac.uk/events/pv-2005/pv-2005-final-papers/
  • Sawyer, D. M., C. Huc, B, Boucon, and J. G. Garrett, "Producer-Archive Interface Methodology Abstract Standard (PAIMAS)," presentation to meeting of American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, Baltimore, MD, March 11, 2005.
  • Sawyer, D. M., "Data Archive Ingest (DAI)-Working Group NASA Rapporteur," presentation to GSFC Data Systems Standards Annual Review, GSFC, March 17, 2005.
  • Sawyer, D. M., and R. Porter, "GSFC SANA Activities," presentation to GSFC Data Systems Standards Annual Review, GSFC, March 17, 2005.
  • Sawyer, D. M, and R. Porter, "GSFC SANA Activities," presentation to Joint USTAG13 and NASA Data Standards Working Group, Columbia, MD, March 24, 2005.
  • Sawyer, D. M., "Data Archive Ingest (DAI) NASA Rapporteur," presentation to Joint USTAG13 and NASA Data Standards Working Group, Columbia, MD, March 24, 2005.
  • Sawyer, D. M., "NSSDC SIP Use Case," presentation to CCSDS DAI Working Group, Athens, Greece, April 12, 2005.
  • Sawyer, D. M., "MOIMS Data Archive Ingest WG Rapporteur Report," presentation to Joint USTAG13 and NASA Data Standards Working Group, Logan, UT, August 5, 2005.
  • Sawyer, D. M., "Reference Model for an Open Archival Information System (OAIS) and Submission Agreements," invited presentation to NOAA DSA Technical Interchange Meeting, NOAA, Silver Spring, MD, October 26, 2005.
    http://nssdc.gsfc.nasa.gov/publication/document/NOAA_DSA_TIM_OAIS-PAIMAS.ppt
  • Schultz, A. B., et al., "Transiting Planet Light Curves with the Fine Guidance Sensor," Proceedings of STScI May 2005 Symposium, in press, 2005.
  • Thieman, J. R., "The Radio JOVE Project", presentation to the StarQuest Amateur Astronomical Society, Green Bank, WV, July 8, 2005.
  • Thieman, J. R., King, T., Roberts, D. A., and King, J. H., "Venturing into SPASE: Applying the SPASE Data Model to Data Description," Fall AGU Meeting, San Francisco, December, 2005.
  • Thieman, J. R., et al., "The Space Physics Archive Search and Extract (SPASE) and the Virtual Space Physics Observatory (VSPO)," PV-2005 Meeting, Edinburgh Scotland, November, 2005.
  • Thieman, J. R., Flagg, R., Sky, J., Higgins, C., Garcia, L., Reyes, F., Greenman, W., Pine, W., Gass, J., Imai, K., "The Radio JOVE Project: Amateurs Working with Professionals", proceedings of the Planetary Radio Emissions VI Conference, Graz, Austria, April 20, 2005, in press.
  • Thieman, J. R., King, J.H., Roberts, A., King, T., and Rezapkin, V., "The Space Physics Archive Search and Extract (SPASE) Project: Glue for Interoperability," Spring AGU Meeting, New Orleans, May, 2005.
  • Zender, J. and Grayzeck, E., Lessons Learned from Planetary Science Archiving," Advances in Space Research, in press.
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