September 1, 2020 Tech Briefs - September 2020 - Vol. 44 No. 9 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 Products of Tomorrow: September 2020 Executive Forum: Machine Learning & AI Application Briefs Force/Torque Sensor Helps Rover Sample Mars Q&A Q&A: Wireless Power for Neural Stimulation 5 Ws 5 Ws of the Sign-to-Speech Translation Glove Facility Focus Facility Focus: NASA John C. Stennis Space Center NASA Spinoff Printed Polymer Makes Integrated Airplane Parts Tech Briefs Materials Graphene-Reinforced Carbon Fiber Liquid-Repelling Substance Works on All Surfaces Smart Fabrics with Bioactive Inks Monitor the Body by Changing Color Thermally Conductive, Stretchable Rubber Material Aerogels Protect Against Electromagnetic Interference Machinery & Automation Hummingbird Robot Uses AI to Maneuver in Tight Spaces Nanomaterial Gives Robots Chameleon Skin Automated Robotic Device for Faster Blood Testing Soft Robotic Insect Survives Being Flattened by a Flyswatter EEG-Based Technique for Controlling a Robotic Arm with the Brain Technique Mass-Produces Cell-Sized Robots Bio-Medical Wireless “Pacemaker” for the Brain Electronic “Skin” Brings Sense of Touch and Pain to Prosthetic Hands Blinking Artificial Human Eye Replica for Disease Modeling and Drug Testing Smartphone App Detects Early Signs of Eye Disorders in Children Biomaterial Shields Against Harmful Radiation 4D Printing Creates Microneedles to Replace Hypodermics Test & Measurement Ultra-Sensitive Device Detects Magnetic Fields Occulter for CubeSat Coronagraph Comb-on-a-Chip Optical Ruler Measures Colors of Light Waves Technologies Interpret Mood from the Skin Laser Technology Assesses Cancer Cells Electronics & Computers Breathable Electronics for Wearable Technologies Technology Integrates Electronics onto Physical Prototypes Hermetically Sealed Semiconductors Miniature Electronic Devices Work Under Extreme Pressure Electronics Cooling Using Additive Manufacturing Quantum Error Correction Method Communications Quantum Sensor Enables Wide Spectral Coverage Electronic Diodes Demonstrate Performance Beyond 5G Formula May Help 5G Wireless Networks Share Communications Frequencies Electronically Controlled 2D Reflector Improves Microwave Communications Tunable, Chip-Based, Vortex Microlaser and Detector Products Products New on the Market: September 2020 Product of the Month: September 2020 Tech Briefs Photonics & Imaging Technology Briefs Markerless Motion Capture Technology Could Help Skeleton Athletes’ Training Geoscientists Create Deeper Look at Processes Below Earth’s Surface with 3D Images Spider Silk Can Create Lenses Useful for Biological Imaging Leap in Lidar Could Improve Safety and Security of New Technology T-Ray Camera Speed Boosted a Hundred Times Over Applications USB and GigE Connectivity for Modern Machine Vision Measuring Surface Roughness with an Atomic Force Microscope Articles Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR) in Hyperspectral Imagers Camera Trends: Where We Are Now and What to Expect in the Near Future Products New Products: September 2020 Photonics & Imaging Technology Sensor Technology Briefs Smart Windows Self-Illuminate on Rainy Days Acoustic Monitoring of Laser Welds Self-Powered Alarm Fights Forest Fires, Monitors Environment Engineers 3D-Print Sensors Onto Moving Organs Articles Cost-Effective Printed Sensors for the IoT/IIoT Long-life Batteries for the IIoT Applications Using the IoT for Predictive Maintenance Smart Sensors for Hazardous Areas 3D Ultrasonic Sensors Support New Industrial Applications Products New Products: September 2020 Sensor Technology View the discussion thread.