Accession Number:

ADB150109

Title:

Rain Erosion Studies of Sapphire, Aluminum Oxynitride, Spinel, Lanthana- Doped Yttria, and TAF Glass

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Aug 88-Jun 90,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL WEAPONS CENTER CHINA LAKE CA

Report Date:

1990-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

31.0

Abstract:

This report describes the results of testing six potential missile dome materials in simulated rain fields in whirling-arm facilities. Visual damage and changes of optical scatter are described.

Subject Categories:

  • Ceramics, Refractories and Glass
  • Infrared Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE