armor

Type of Content
UBB SOAR Cover
Report Date: 
September 2017
Author(s): 
Brian Benesch
John Hersey
This state-of-the-art report (SOAR) summarizes current principles and technologies of underbody blast (UBB) protection for ground combat vehicles. The UBB environment is described along with a brief overview of the recent history of UBB protection...
Soft Coatings for Armor Enhancement
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