June 1, 2021 Tech Briefs - June 2021 - Vol. 45 No. 6 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 Airless Alloy Tire Has NASA Roots Robotic Arm Will Head to the Moon Articles Simulation Applications Streamline the Development of Electric Vehicle Motors Products of Tomorrow: June 2021 Q&A Q&A: Team of Robots Maps Composition of an Environment 5 Ws 5 Ws of the Sunlight-Powered Water Filter Facility Focus Facility Focus: University of California, Berkeley NASA Spinoff Astronaut Experience Inspires Single-Handed Drone Flight Controller Technology Leaders Machine Control Power Quality and Surge Protection Supercapacitors Go Hybrid for Increased Performance and Efficiency Tech Briefs Bio-Medical Heated Facemask Filters and Inactivates Coronaviruses Radar Enables Touch-Free Monitoring of Heart Sounds Smartphone-Based Medical Tests Tiny Wireless Implant Detects Oxygen Deep Within the Body Software AI System Discovers New Material Software Improves Accuracy of 3D-Printed Parts LogFire WiFi RSSI Sensor Tracker for the ISS Mechanics & Machinery High Bus Voltage Stepper Motor Systems Mode I Fracture Testing Apparatus Square Structural Joint with Robotic Assembly Tool Transport of Mechanical Energy, Even Through Damaged Pathways New Process Breaks Down Polystyrene Electronics & Computers Large Integrated Circuits Produced in a Printing Press Nanotransistors Stay Cool at High Voltages Polymer-Based Electrical Insulation for Circuits Biodegradable Displays for Sustainable Electronics Nanowire Could Provide a Stable Superconducting Transistor Synapse-Like Phototransistor Fully Recyclable Printed Electronics Photonics/Optics Monolithic Optical Parametric Oscillator for Laser Spectrometer Diffraction Grating Provides Wider Angles for Light Input Tiny Light Detectors Record the Incoming Angle of Light High-Capacity Optical Data Storage Disk Quantum-Dot Infrared Cameras for Electronics and Self-Driving Cars Optical Device Fine-Tunes the Color of Light Imaging 3D Holographic Head-Up Display Could Improve Road Safety Optical Imaging Technology Sheds Light on Tumors Vision System Sees Through Clouds and Fog Using Neural Networks for Faster X-Ray Imaging Device Combines Optics and Image Analysis to Count Biomolecules Products New on the Market: June 2021 Product of the Month: June 2021 Tech Briefs Sensor Technology LOGIN TO DOWNLOAD Subscribe to future issues. SUBSCRIBE Briefs Sensors Eliminate Sparking Risk in Hydrogen Vehicles Tattoo Made of Gold Nanoparticles Revolutionizes Medical Diagnostics Experimental Hearing Implant Succeeds in Registering Brain Waves New Sensor Paves Way to Low-Cost Sensitive Methane Measurements A Better Way to Measure Acceleration Articles What’s New in MEMS Sensors for Wearables Products New Products: June 2021 Sensor Technology Applications Next-Generation MEMS IMUs — High Performance, Scalable Smart Sensors Are Improving Medical Care Next-Generation MEMS Multi-Gas Sensing Technology Leaders RF Wireless Power Unleashes the Ubiquity of Sensor Networks Smart Batteries Include Force and Pressure Sensing Innovative IoT Sensor Applications Pave the Way to the Future Motion Design LOGIN TO DOWNLOAD Subscribe to future issues. SUBSCRIBE Briefs 3D Motion Tracking System for Autonomous Technology Swimming Living Robots Can Self-Train AI and Wearable Cameras Combined in Self-Walking Robotic Exoskeletons Chemically Driven Wheels “Morph” Into Gears Nanosized Foldable Robots Air-Powered Robot Needs No Electronics Soft Tactile Sensor with Skin-Comparable Characteristics for Robots Articles Linear Bearings: What You Need to Know Options Abound When Selecting a Sensor for Motor Feedback Automated X-Ray Inspection Applications New Hybrid Concept for Actuating Subsea Valves Products New Products: June 2021 Motion Design View the discussion thread.