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Figure 1:  Chesapeake Testing’s Monorail Blunt Impact Tower.
By Brian Wessel, Communications Manager Chesapeake Testing Traditionally a provider of ballistic and nondestructive testing of military and law enforcement equipment, Chesapeake...
Carbon Nanotubes Section Starter
The unique physical, electrical, and molecular properties of carbon nanotubes (CNTs) cause them to be the focus of research for a wide range of applications. While commercial...
Auxetic Materials Section Starter
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...