Weapon Systems

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

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AMMTIAC Quarterly, Vol. 2, No. 2 - Detecting Hidden Corrosion
01/01/2008
Articles in this issue of the AMMTIAC Quarterly include: Nondestructive Evaluation Techniques for Detecting Hidden Corrosion; TechSolutions 5: Selecting a Nondestructive Testing Method, Part IV - Radiography; Computed Radiography in the Pacific Northwest: Benefits, Drawbacks & Requirements.
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TechSolutions 06: Selecting a Nondestructive Testing Method, Part V: Ultrasonic Testing
02/01/2008
Ultrasonic testing (UT) is another widely applied inspection technology. Ultrasonic methods are an extremely diverse set of techniques based upon the generation and detection of mechanical vibrations or waves in test objects. The objects that can be tested are not limited to metals or even to...
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AMMTIAC Quarterly, Vol. 2, No. 3 - Testing Materials in Different Microclimates
02/01/2008
Articles in this issue of AMMTIAC Quarterly include: Testing Materials in Different Climates; What's Your Question?; TechSolutions 6: Selecting a Nondestructive Testing Method, Part V - Ultrasonic Testing; New Technical Resource for Scientists and Engineers: Handbook on Ultrasonic Testing.
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TechSolutions 07: The IAC Program - A National Resource
07/01/2008
This year the Department of Defense (DoD) will spend approximately $75.1 billion on research, development, testing, and evaluation (RDT&E), according to the FY2008 DoD Budget.[1] Supporting a vast array of research efforts with this high level of funding naturally results in the generation of...
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AMMTIAC Quarterly, Vol. 3, No. 1 - Centers of Excellence
07/01/2008
This issue of the AMMTIAC Quarterly will serve as a comprehensive resource on government-sponsored Centers of Excellence. The centers mentioned in this issue are grouped in the following categories: Department of Defense (DoD), Department of Trasnportation (DOT), Department of Energy (DOE),...
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AMMTIAC Quarterly, Vol. 2, No. 4 - NDE of Polymer Matrix Composites
07/01/2008
Articles in this issue of AMMTIAC Quarterly include: Techniques for the Nondestructive Evaluation of Polymer Matrix Composites; NASA Releases new NDE Wave & Image Processor Software; TechSolutions 7: The IAC Program - A National Resource
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TechSolutions 08: Selecting a Nondestructive Testing Method, Part VI: Thermal/Infrared Inspection Inspection Techniques - Thermography
09/01/2008
Thermography, also known as thermal inspection or infrared (IR) imaging, is one of the most common nondestructive testing (NDT) methods, and it is becoming more widely used as the technology improves and users begin to realize the true potential of this testing method. Thermography is characterized...
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AMMTIAC Quarterly, Vol. 3, No. 2 - Engineered Surfaces
09/01/2008
Articles in this issue of AMMTIAC Quarterly include: An Overview of the Engineered Surfaces for Weapons Systems Life Extension Program; TechSolutions 8: Selecting a Nondestructive Testing Method, Part VI: Thermal/Infrared Inspection Techniques - Thermography; A New Capability for Advanced Precision...
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TechSolutions 09: An Introduction to Manufacturing
02/01/2009
The natural environment produces most everything humans need to survive. However, to attain knowledge, security, convenience, creature comforts and longevity, society relies on manufactured products and services. Derived from the Latin phrase manu factus, meaning to make by hand[1], manufacturing...
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AMMTIAC Quarterly, Vol. 3, No. 3 - Antimicrobial Titania Nanofibers
02/01/2009
Articles in this issue of AMMTIAC Quarterly include: Fabrication of Antimicrobial Titania Nanofibers by Electrospinning; AMMTIAC Success Story: Commercial Manufacturer Benefits from DoD Technology Transfer; TechSolutions 9: Introduction to Manufacturing
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