Weapon Systems

Refers to integrated (often computerized) systems that control and operate weapons, including strategic & tactical and offensive & defensive weapons.

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Archive: NTIAC Newsletter, Vol. 28, No. 3, September 2003
09/01/2003
NTIAC Newsletter, Vol. 28, No. 3, September 2003
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MaterialEASE 23: The Role of Materials in Ship Design and Operation
10/01/2003
This MaterialEASE provides a look at some of the most pressing considerations ship designers face when choosing materials for current and future Navy ships. While not all the issues unique to shipbuilding are covered in this article, a "first tier" of considerations pertaining to materials that any...
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Archive: AMPTIAC Quarterly, Vol. 7, No. 3, Special Issue - Ships: Navy Experts Explain the Newest Material & Structural Technologies
10/01/2003
This expanded issue of the AMPTIAC Quarterly, a collection of articles from U.S. Navy researchers, focuses on novel materials and structural technologies for surface ships. Articles in this special issue include: Advanced Double Hull Concept Reduces Costs, Increases Capabilities; Friction Stir...
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The DOD's New Corrosion Policy: A Conversation with the Corrosion Executive
12/01/2003
The DOD's New Corrosion Policy: A Conversation with the Corrosion Executive.
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MaterialEASE 24: Corrosion - A Natural But Controllable Process
12/01/2003
This MaterialEASE provides a brief introduction to the mechanism behind the destructive natural phenomenon of corrosion. The article also discusses the common forms of corrosion, including uniform corrosion, pitting, crevice corrosion, filiform corrosion, galvanic corrosion, stress corrosion...
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Beating Corrosion Requires Change at the Top
12/01/2003
Beating Corrosion Requires Change at the Top
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Archive: NTIAC Newsletter, Vol. 28, No. 4, December 2003
12/01/2003
Archive: NTIAC Newsletter, Vol. 28, No. 4, December 2003
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Archive: AMPTIAC Quarterly, Vol. 7, No. 4, Special Issue - Beating Corrosion
12/01/2003
This expanded issue of the AMPTIAC Quarterly focuses on DOD policies, resources, and technologies employed in an effort to defeat corrosion. Articles in this special issue include: Beating Corrosion Requires Change at the Top; The DOD's New Corrosion Policy; General Accounting Office Oversees DOD...
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Archive: NTIAC Newsletter, Vol. 29, No. 1, April 2004
04/01/2004
NTIAC Newsletter, Vol. 29, No. 1, April 2004
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MaterialEASE 25: Testing in the Space Environment
05/01/2004
This MaterialEASE explores some of the conditions of space environments that systems are designed to operate in, including thermal/vacuum effects, atomic oxygen, particle impact, and space radiation. The article also describes how materials and components for space systems are tested, both at...
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