July 1, 2018 Tech Briefs - July 2018 - Vol. 42 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 Articles Selecting a Force Measurement Solution to Minimize Variables and Protect Tensile Testing Data Design Issues with Wearables From the Perspective of Electromechanical Components Products of Tomorrow: July 2018 Application Briefs Autonomous Vehicles and the Burden of Testing Q&A Q&A: MIT's Dr. Yanfei Xu Transforms Heat Insulators into Heat Conductors 5 Ws 5 Ws of the Injectable Alcohol Monitoring Sensor Facility Focus Los Alamos National Laboratory NASA Spinoff Remote Sensing for Smarter Forest Fire Fighting Tech Briefs Software Fused Analytic Desktop Environment (FADE) Active Response Gravity Offload System Global Series Solutions of Nonlinear Differential Equations with Shocks using Walsh Functions Space Habitability Observation Reporting Tool (iSHORT) Geodesolver for the Geodesic Equation Manufacturing & Prototyping Laser Technique Writes Graphene Patterns on Most Surfaces Blocking/Deblocking Resin Systems 3D-Printed Device Produces Nanofiber Meshes Ultra-High-Temperature Polymer Additive Manufacturing Molten Target Sputtering (MTS) Deposition 3D-Printed Biomaterials Degrade on Demand Volumetric 3D Printing A Method to Apply Thermal and Environmental Barrier Coatings Test & Measurement Real-Time Airborne Particle Analyzer Flexible Ultrasound Patch for Inspecting Damage in Odd-Shaped Structures Simple, Accurate Method for Contact Angle Measurement Nuclear Radiation-Detecting Device Constant-Pressure, High-Throughput Membrane Permeation Testing System Correcting the Antenna Temperature of an Earth-Observing Microwave Instrument for Extraterrestrial Contamination Sensors/Data Acquisition Near-Zero-Power Temperature Sensor Positional Sensor Measures Rotational and Lateral Displacements Wireless Chemical Sensor and Sensing Method for Use Therewith Biodegradable Microsensors for Food Monitoring Multi-Layer Wireless Sensor Construct for Use at Electrically Conductive Material Surfaces Integrated Ultra-Wideband Tracking and Carbon Dioxide Sensing System Passive In-Situ Gas and Chemical Sensor Environment OFFSET: A Global Carbon Cycle Game Gas Biosensors “See” Through Soil to Analyze Microbial Interactions Crystallization Method for Carbon Capture from Ambient Air Reducing Moisture in Natural Fibers Bi-Directional Energy Cascades and the Origin of Kinetic Turbulence in the Solar Wind Protein Mat Soaks Up Chemical Pollution Recyclable Polymer Exhibits Practical Properties of Plastics Energy Polymer Membrane Separators for Next-Generation Energy-Water Systems Mobile Power Distribution System Double-acting Extremely Light Thermo-Acoustic (DELTA) Converter Hybrid Controller for Multiple Energy Storage Devices Composite Panel with Integrated Thermal Control Products Products New on the Market: July 2018 Product of the Month: July 2018 Photonics & Imaging Technology Briefs Imaging Flexible DNA ‘Building Blocks’ in 3-D Solving a Problem that Plagues Scanning Tunneling Microscopes Seeing the Brain’s Electrical Activity Lens-Free Fluorescent Microscope See Objects Hidden Around Corners Applications Military Optics Technology Bringing Multispectral Imaging to Industrial Applications Articles Eyes in the Sky: Using Optical Filters to Observe and Measure Earth From a Different Perspective Principles of Laser Scanning Confocal Microscopes Rethinking FPGAs for Smart Cameras Taking It to the Streets: Designing Streetlamp Optical Components Products New Products: July 2018 Photonics & Imaging Technology View the discussion thread.