November 1, 2018 Tech Briefs - November 2018 - Vol. 42 No. 11 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 Smart Sensor Technology for the IoT 2018 Create the Future Design Contest Special Awards Section Products of Tomorrow: November 2018 Inside Story: S. Himmelstein and Company 2018 Create the Future Design Contest: Electronics/Sensors/IOT Category Winner 2018 Create the Future Design Contest: Grand Prize Winner 2018 Create the Future Design Contest: Medical Category Winner 2018 Create the Future Design Contest: Robotics/Automation/Manufacturing Category Winner 2018 Create the Future Design Contest: Aerospace & Defense Category Winner 2018 Create the Future Design Contest: Automotive/Transportation Category Winner 2018 Create the Future Design Contest: Consumer Products Category Winner 2018 Create the Future Design Contest: Sustainable Technologies Category Winner Q&A Q&A: University of Virginia’s Patrick Hopkins Studies How to Regulate a Material’s Thermal Conductivity 5 Ws 5 Ws of the SAFIRE Lithium-Ion Battery Facility Focus Facility Focus: Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory NASA Spinoff Aerogel Insulation Makes Thinner, Warmer Outerwear Tech Briefs Materials Nano-Additives Increase the Service Life of Concrete Self-Healing Metal Oxides for Corrosion Protection Energy-Storing Material Folds Onto Itself Synthesis and Development of Polyurethane Coatings Containing Fluorine Groups for Adhesive Applications Bacteria-Fighting Polymers Created with Light One-Dimensional Material with High Current Density Machinery & Automation A Biologically Inspired Method of Improving Systems and Survivability Through Self-Sacrifice Method Trains Robots to Collaborate Through Demonstration Cell-Sized Robots Sense Their Environment Bio-Medical Wireless System Pinpoints Location of Ingestible Implants Kit Containing Stem Cells and Cytokines for Use in Attenuating Immune Responses Machine Learning Method Detects Heart Disease Retinal Prosthesis Stimulates Nerve Cells Electronics & Computers Method Enables Electronic Components to be Printed Like Newspapers Piezoelectric Resonator with Two Layers Inorganic Compound for Use in Quantum Computing A Robust Waveguide Millimeter-Wave Noise Source Two-Dimensional Semiconductor Materials Created Using Artificial “Superlattices” Imaging Super-Resolution Image Reconstruction (SRIR) Ultra-Thin Camera Creates Images Without Lenses Products Products New on the Market: November 2018 Product of the Month: November 2018 Photonics & Imaging Technology Briefs On-Chip Optical Filter Processes Wide Range of Light Wavelengths Next-Generation Photodetector Camera to Deploy During Robotic Servicing Demonstration Mission Photonic Communication Comes to Computer Chips New Camera Gives Surgeons a Butterfly's-Eye View of Cancer Shrimp-Inspired Camera May Enable Underwater Navigation Novel Optics for Ultrafast Cameras Create New Possibilities for Imaging Applications Imaging Innovation for Spinal Care Ray Optics Simulation of Inertial Navigation Systems Articles Simplifying Access to High Energy Sub-5-fs Pulses Custom Optomechanics in Industrial UV Lasers Products New Products: November 2018 Photonics & Imaging Technology View the discussion thread.