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Advances in Combat Casualty Care for the Wounded Warrior image
With recent advances in medical technology and combat casualty care, today’s wounded warrior (such as the one discussed in the companion article, “An Account of a Future Wounded...
Figure 1 (illustrated above):  Repeating Crystalline Polymer Chains with Strong and Weak Interchain Bonds.
Introduction Composite materials, especially those that exhibit high strength-to-weight ratios and thermal stability, continue to be of increased interest to the Defense industry...
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INTRODUCTION During military operations, personnel and vehicles are often exposed to ballistic and blast threats. Lightweight armor systems are used in situations where there are...