The 2015 Create the Future Design Contest — sponsored by COMSOL, Mouser Electronics, and Tech Briefs Media Group (publishers of NASA Tech Briefs) — recognized innovation in product design in seven categories: Aerospace & Defense, Automotive/ Transportation, Consumer Products, Electronics, Machinery/Automation/ Robotics, Medical, and Sustainable Technologies. In this special section, you’ll meet the Grand Prize Winner, as well as the winners and Honorable Mentions in all seven categories, chosen from a record 1,159 new product ideas submitted from across the world. To view all of the entries online, visit .

Grand Prize Winner

Aerospace & Defense Category Winner

Automotive & Transportation Category Winner

Electronics Category Winner

Machinery/Automation/Robotics Category Winner

Consumer Products Category Winner

Medical Category Winner

Sustainable Technologies Category Winner

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This article first appeared in the November, 2015 issue of NASA Tech Briefs Magazine.

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