October 1, 2019 Tech Briefs - October 2019 - Vol. 43 No. 10 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 Features Articles Mobile Rugged Displays for Situational Awareness Products of Tomorrow: October 2019 Q&A Q&A: Wearable Motion Sensors Could Save Unborn Babies 5 Ws 5 Ws of Paper Unprinting Facility Focus Facility Focus: NASA’s Armstrong Flight Research Center NASA Spinoff Deep-Space Food Science Research Improves 3D Printing Technology Leaders Maintaining Data Protection and Security for the Connected Car Tech Briefs Mechanics & Machinery Fluid-Filled Frequency-Tunable Mass Damper Lateral Kevlar Suspension Device (LKSD) Tiny “Walking” Motor Moves in Discrete Mechanical Steps Lightweight Exosuit Combines Robotics and Functional Apparel Rose-Inspired Device Collects and Purifies Water Software UNIX Tools for Typesetting and Shell Programming System for Incorporating a Physiological Self-Regulation Challenge into Parcourse/Orienteering Type Games and Simulations Software Applications for the Control and Management of the Amine Swingbed Experiment Technique Locates Robots and Humans in GPS-Challenged Environments Structure Deformation Calculation Program for Structural Shape Monitoring Manufacturing & Prototyping 3D Printing of Magnetic Liquid Droplets High-Speed 3D Printer for High-Performance Plastics Immersion Precipitation 3D Printing for Porous Structures Invisible Tags Write, Read, and Erase Using Light Dynamic Microstructures Move by Light and Temperature Manufacturing Process for Aluminum Alloys 3D-Printed Liquid Lab-on-a-Chip Electronics & Computers Thin Nylon Films for Transparent Electronic Devices Chip Converts Wasted Heat to Usable Energy Atomically Thin Heat Shield Protects Electronic Devices Wireless Transceiver Quadruples Speed of 5G Ultrathin Transistors for Faster Computer Chips Aerospace Schlieren System Captures Brilliant Shockwave Images Software Accelerates Engine Development for Hypersonic Flight Lightweight Sensing and Control System for Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Monitoring New Airplane Wing Assembled from Tiny Identical Pieces Aircraft Vertical Takeoff and Landing Compact, Lightweight, CMC-Based Acoustic Liner Neural Lander Uses AI to Land Drones Smoothly Products Products New on the Market: October 2019 Product of the Month: October 2019 Tech Briefs Motion Design Briefs Smartphone App Programs Robots High-Sensitivity, Low-Noise MEMS Accelerometer Miniature Stretchable Pump Automated System Generates Robotic Parts Articles Smart, Hybrid Actuators Combine Nanometer Precision, Large Forces, and Long Travel Ranges with High Dynamics How to Use Rotary Encoders to Quickly Convert Mechanical Rotation into Digital Signals Avoiding Electrical Damage with Conductive Lubrication Products New Products: October 2019 Motion Design View the discussion thread.