DEStech Publications, Inc. announces the publication of Ballistics 2013: 27th International Symposium on Ballistics, April 22-26, 2013, Freiburg, Germany, edited by Matthias Wickert and Manfred Salk of the Fraunhofer Ernst-Mach Institut, Germany.
This two-volume set contains over 200 never-before-published research reports on all phases of ballistics in a variety of weapons systems, including mortars, rockets, guns, shells, bullets, IEDs and more. Many strategies are discussed for preventing damage, such as personal, reactive and vehicle armors fabricated from new engineered FRP, ceramic and metal alloy materials.
Other subjects investigated include damage and impact analysis from advanced weapons and warheads based on empirical measurements and modeling.
The CD-ROM displays figures and illustrations in articles in full color along with a title screen and main menu screen. Each user can link to all papers from the Table of Contents and Author Index and also link to papers and front matter by using the global bookmarks which allow navigation of the entire CD-ROM from every article.
Search features on the CD-ROM can be by full text including all key words, article title, author name, and session title. The CD-ROM has Autorun feature for Windows 2000 with Service Pack 4 or higher products along with the program for Adobe Acrobat Reader with Search 11.0. One year of technical support is included with your purchase of this product.