Publications

Roscoe C. Ferguson, Jr. of FCS has a reputation for innovation, efficiency, and quality. These traits are the backbone of the culture of FCS. Below are links to some of the past publications by Roscoe Ferguson.

 

NASA Lunar Surface Systems Study
https://www.nasa.gov/pdf/315865main_Ferguson_Oneil.pdf
Case Study of the Space Shuttle Cockpit Avionics Upgrade
https://ntrs.nasa.gov/search.jsp?R=20070018256
System Software Framework for System of Systems Avionics
https://ntrs.nasa.gov/search.jsp?R=20070018869
Use of FPGA Technology in Future Space Avionics
https://ntrs.nasa.gov/search.jsp?R=20070019291
Space Shuttle Avionics Flyout Feature
https://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/shuttle/flyout/flyfeature_shuttlecomputers.html
Case Study for using High Performance Commercial Processors in Space
http://papers.sae.org/2009-01-3275/
Evolution of the Space Shuttle Primary Avionics Software and Avionics for Shuttle Derived Launch Vehicles
http://papers.sae.org/2011-01-2575/
US Chamber of Commerce Programmatic Workshop of NASA Lunar Surface Systems
https://www.nasa.gov/exploration/library/lss_systems_concepts_workshop.html
SAE Aerotech Event Guide 2011
https://iris.unimore.it/retrieve/handle/11380/982674/7331/event_guide%209_27_2.pdf
Space Shuttle Smart Cockpit
http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/964225/authors
Space Shuttle Concepts in Programmable Logic Devices
http://www.klabs.org/mapld06/abstracts/139_ferguson_a.html
Middleware Techniques to Synchronize Applications Across Modules using an ARINC653 RTOS
https://arc.aiaa.org/doi/abs/10.2514/6.2007-6187
NASA Tech Briefs: Replication of Space Shuttle Computers in FPGAs and ASICs
https://www.ntrs.nasa.gov/search.jsp?R=20080048035&qs=N%3D123%2B4294940828%26No%3D80
Evolution of the Space Shuttle AP101
http://www.klabs.org/mapld06/abstracts/140_ferguson_a