August 1, 2012 Defense Tech Briefs - August 2012 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 Embedded Graphics Processor SWORD Simulation Software Telescoping Poles Rugged Processors and Ethernet Switches Products Accelerated Processing Unit Temperature Control System 3U CompactPCI, OpenVPX Computers Flash Memory VME Single Board Computer Rugged Tablet Computer Precision Oscillators Articles UAV Applications Challenge the Limits of Embedded Computing Technologies Testing Ethernet Based Avionics in Aircraft New Honing Technology Improves Aerospace Accuracy Tech Briefs Electronics & Computers Low-Power Distributed Jammer Network Fundamentals of Metamaterials for High-Power RF Applications Mechanics & Machinery Thermal Analysis and Microhardness Mapping in Hybrid Laser Welds in a Structural Steel Encapsulated Ball Bearings for Rotary Micro Machines Physical Sciences Wheel Force Transducer for Field Testing Thermal Mechanical Fatigue Crack Growth Testing Evaluation of Three Extremity Armor Systems RF & Microwave Technology LOGIN TO DOWNLOAD Subscribe to future issues. SUBSCRIBE Products RF Integrated Circuit RF Connectors Vector Signal Generators RF Power Transistor Radio Transmitter IC EMI Receiver RF Analyzers RF Recorder Transceiver Module Applications Creating a Phased Array Radar for Avalanche Imaging Articles Radar, Electronic Warfare, and Electronic Intelligence Testing: Identifying Common Test Challenges Topics: View the discussion thread.