August 1, 2011 Defense Tech Briefs - August 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 Making Unmanned Ground Vehicles Operate More Autonomously Using Java in Avionics and UAV Applications Surveillance Technology Offers 3D Security Monitoring Tech Transfer Reports Deformable Mirrors Improve High-Energy Laser Accuracy Application Briefs Hybrid Energy Storage System Designed for Tanks and Stryker Vehicles Test Systems Simulate Several Impact Scenarios Tech Briefs Electronics & Computers Microelectromechanical System (MEMS) Switch Test Test and Evaluation Uses of Heterogeneous Computing Gallium Nitride High-Power Electronics Photonics Room-Temperature Sub-Diffraction-Limited Plasmon Laser Rare-Earth-Doped Soft Glass Optical Fibers for Coherent Wavelength Sources Above 2 Microns Information Sciences Data Fusion of Geographically Dispersed Information for Test and Evaluation Physical Sciences Process for Testing Aeromedical Equipment Ultrasonic Guided Wave Analysis for Detecting and Classifying Damage in a Thin Metallic Plate Embedded Technology Products PCI Filter and Amplifier Module Processing Platform Single Board Computers DC-DC Switching Regulator FPGA-Based Prototyping Platform PCI Express Serial Communication Cards Articles Adapting ATCA Technology to Mil/Aero Applications The Evolution of CompactPCI From Parallel to Serial I/O RF & Microwave Technology Applications High-Reliability MEMS Switches for Radio Frequency Applications Articles Ultra-Wide-Band Radar Imaging for Activity Detection View the discussion thread.