By Paul J. Hazell
Highlights fresh Advances in Materials/Armour Technology
As lengthy as clash exists on the planet, safety applied sciences will constantly be admired. Armour: fabrics, thought, and Design describes the prevailing and rising safeguard applied sciences which are at present riding the most recent advances in armour platforms. This ebook explains the idea, purposes, and fabric technology points of recent armour layout as they're utilized in relation to automobiles, ships, team of workers, and constructions, and explores the technology and expertise used to supply safety opposed to blasts and ballistic assaults. It covers fabrics applied sciences utilized in security; addresses the process results of including blast-wave shaping to autos, in addition to the impression at the human physique; and descriptions ballistic checking out techniques.
Takes a glance at How Armour Works
The booklet discusses ceramics for armour purposes; obvious armour; and metals for armour purposes (including aluminium alloys, magnesium alloys, titanium alloys and steels); in addition to composite armour platforms; explosive reactive armour structures on the subject of protecting relief suites for cars; and wound ballistics. furthermore, the writer lists greater than a hundred references for complicated learn and additional reading.
Armour: fabrics, concept, and Design introduces various armour applied sciences, outlines glossy threats and hazards appropriate to security know-how, and aids readers in enforcing protecting buildings that may be utilized in conflict, clash, army zones, and different similar environments.
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Armour: Materials, Theory, and Design by Paul J. Hazell