December 1, 2011 Defense Tech Briefs - December 2011 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 Feature Articles Modern Military Energy Storage Technology Choosing a Capacitor for Use as a Switch-Mode Power Supply Filter Inside the Navy’s Quiet Water Tunnel Facility Tech Transfer Reports Polarization Sensors Paper-Thin Mirrors Laser Materials Graphical User Interface Products Vapor Chambers Single Board Computer High-Temp Cable Assembly Epoxy OpenVPX™ Signal-Processing Modules Ethernet Switch Card Polymer Membrane Avionics Cables and Connectors Bellows Assembly DC/DC Converters MIL-STD-1553 PMC Card FPGA Development Environment Digital Oscilloscope Application Briefs Chemically Bonded Phosphate Ceramics Stop Corrosion New Energy Source Powers Single-Use Mil/Aero Equipment Tech Briefs Materials Tunable Infrared Material System Nonlinear Acoustic Metamaterials for Sound Attenuation Applications Transparent Ceramics for High-Energy Laser Systems Software Software System for Microbial Genome Sequence Annotation Manufacturing & Prototyping Fabrication of Novel Transparent PMMA Composites for Optical Tagging Embedded Technology Products Rad-Hard FPGAs Graphics Processor Articles Event-Driven Processor Programming Extensible Processing Platforms: Giving Designers the Best of Both Worlds RF & Microwave Technology Products Handheld Receiver RF Components Omnidirectional Antenna RF Module High-Voltage Amplifier Applications Spectrally Compliant Waveforms for Wideband Radar Articles An Advanced Circuit Protection Approach for RF Interfaces View the discussion thread.