Accession Number:

ADA458320

Title:

Investigation of Adaptive Control Approaches to Mitigate Shock Impact With Piezoceramics (Armor)

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Jul 2004-Apr 2005

Corporate Author:

MIDE TECHNOLOGY CORP MEDFORD MA

Report Date:

2006-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

61.0

Abstract:

The U.S. Army Research Laboratory sought a Short-Term Analysis Services STAS program funded through Army Research Office ARO with Mide in the research, design, and development of an adaptive control system to mitigate the shock wave impact on an isolation system during and after a ballistic event. This report documents the initial work performed by Mide.

Subject Categories:

  • Flight Control and Instrumentation
  • Ceramics, Refractories and Glass
  • Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE