July 1, 2017 Tech Briefs - July 2017 - Vol. 41 No. 7 Here are links to this issue's Features, Tech Briefs, Products and more. You can download the complete issue, LOGIN TO DOWNLOAD Don't have an account? Sign up here. Subscribe to future issues. SUBSCRIBE Inside this issue Supplements Features Application Briefs Data Optimization Technology Helps Wind Farm Operator Examine Costs Safer, Cleaner, Corrosion-Protecting Metal Coatings Motor Control Technology Boosts Performance of Remotely Piloted Aircraft Articles The Future of Wearable Technology LAB-ON-A-GLOVE: Enables Onsite Detection of Chemical Threats Products of Tomorrow Facility Focus National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) NASA Spinoff Blue-Light-Canceling Lens Gives Skiers a Clearer View Tech Briefs Test & Measurement Decoupled Ranging and Orientation Inversions Enable Linear and Fast Long-Range Non-Line-of-Sight Positioning Ultrasonic Transducer Delivery Tool Nanofabricated Devices Detect Ultrasound with Light Bio-Detection System is a Handheld Chemistry Lab Impedance Measurement Box Transducer-Actuator Systems for On-Machine Measurements and Automatic Part Alignment Paper-Based Electrochemical Test Strip Detects Harmful Bacteria Bio-Medical Graphene-Based Sensor for Improved Evaluation, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Asthma Artificial “Wrist” Enables Design of Wearable Blood Pressure Monitors Digital-to-Analog Transformation and Reconstruction of ECG Data Miniaturized Chemical Detectors for Point-of-Care Diagnosis Materials Adhesive Strength Enhancement of Shape Memory Polymer Composite and Metal Joint System for Repairing Cracks in Structures Corrosion-Inhibiting Self-Expanding Foam Reusable Sponge Absorbs Oil from Entire Water Column Aqueous Solution Dispersement of Carbon Nanotubes Photonics/Optics Microstructural Explorations Inside Fuel Cells Aerospace Calibration and Synchronization of Micro-Air-Vehicle Autopilots Aircraft Landing Noise Reduction Liners Stop-Rotor Rotary Wing Aircraft External Aircraft Noise Reduction Liners In-flight Global Nonlinear Aerodynamics Modeling and Simulation Aircraft Deicing Decision Support Tool (DST) Center/TRACON Automation System Software Suite Heavy Lift Wing in Ground (WIG) Cargo Flying Boat Communications Personal Annunciation Device (PAD) Mobile Underwater Acoustic Communications A Smooth-Walled Feedhorn with Sub-30-dB Cross-Polarization Over a 30-Percent Bandwidth Wireless Virtual Reality Headset Wideband Retroreflector Energy Three-Dimensional Zinc Electrode Architectures for High-Performance Batteries Alpha-STREAM Convertor Silicon Nanoparticles Enable Energy-Collecting Windows Bacteria-Powered Battery is Printed on a Single Sheet of Paper Internal Short Circuit (ISC) Device Helps Improve Lithium-Ion Battery Design Photonics & Imaging Technology LOGIN TO DOWNLOAD Subscribe to future issues. SUBSCRIBE Briefs The Advanced Land Imager Helped NASA Mission Exceed Expectations. Applications Robotic Vision Keeps an Assembly Plant at Home Wide-Area Surveillance Using HD LWIR Uncooled Sensors Articles CMOS The Future of Image Sensor Technology Ruggedization of Imaging Lenses Snapshot High-resolution Hyperspectral Imaging Chip-Scale Device ‘Fine-Tunes’ Wireless Communications Round Lens. Square Pixels. Accurate Images. Really? Products New Products Topics: View the discussion thread.