The Interplanetary Network Progress Report

Volume 42-207

Jon Hamkins
Editor in Chief

November 15, 2016

National Aeronautics and
Space Administration

Jet Propulsion Laboratory
California Institute of Technology
Pasadena, California



Repeat-PPM Super-Symbol Synchronization
Joseph Connelly

A Novel Rotating-Wave X-Ray Source for Analysis of the Martian Landscape
Jose E. Velazco, Mark Taylor, Yang Liu, Robert Hodyss, and Abby Allwood

Fast Implementation of New S-Band Capability in the Deep Space Network
Jose E. Velazco, John Sosnowski, Jim Bowen, Ted Hanson, Juan Ocampo, John Huleis, Mark Taylor, Erick Pereira, Steve Montanez, Michael Young, Chris Link, Ezra Long, Hungsheng Lin, and Manuel Franco

Spatial Power Combining Amplifier for Ground and Flight Applications
Jose E. Velazco and Mark Taylor

Development of an Ultra-Wideband Receiver for the North America Array
Jose E. Velazco, Melissa Soriano, Dan Hoppe, Damon Russell, Larry D'Addario, Ezra Long, Jim Bowen, Lorene Samoska, and Joe Lazio

RF/Optical Demonstration: Focal Plane Assembly
Daniel J. Hoppe, Sang Chung, Joe Kovalik, Eric Gama, and Michela Munoz Fernandez

The research described in this publication was carried out by the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, under a contract with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Reference herein to any specific commercial product, service, process, or service by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, or otherwise, does not constitute or imply its endorsement by the United States Government or the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology. Copyright 2016 California Institute of Technology. U.S. Government sponsorship acknowledged.