The Scientific World Journal / 2013 / Article / Fig 4

Research Article

CIB: An Improved Communication Architecture for Real-Time Monitoring of Aerospace Materials, Instruments, and Sensors on the ISS

Figure 4

Schematic of the CIB enable lines for experiments onboard the Passive Experiment Containers (PECs). Current limiting resistors as well as voltage limiting Zender diodes to protect CIB enable circuitry from experimental failure are shown within the CIB (image courtesy of NASA).