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directed-energy weapon

A system using directed energy primarily as a direct means to damage or destroy enemy equipment, facilities, and personnel. See also directed energy; directed-energy device.
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The e-bomb; how America's new directed energy weapons will change the way future wars will be fought.
The detailed checklists and procedures enable you to plan for, respond to, and recover from incidents involving unconventional threats, whether radiological "dirty" bombs, pipe bombs, vehicle bombs, surface-to-air missiles, nuclear devices, or directed energy weapons.
These platforms will be able to efficiently receive the technology of tomorrow--including electric drive, directed energy weapons and open architecture communications and combat systems.
During most of the 1980s and into the mid-1990s, he was responsible for Sandia's efforts in pulsed power R&D, inertial confinement fusion research, nuclear weapons simulations, directed energy weapons R&D, and commercial applications of pulsed power.
that can drive us to need to use more [precision-guided munitions]," Gunzinger, said at a recent forum on directed energy weapons hosted by the George C.
We are learning a ton from this program-how to integrate and work with directed energy weapons.
Under the three-year contract, Alion, which operates the center for the DoD, will help improve the management and use of information related to conventional and directed energy weapons systems technology.
The YBCO conductor allows compact power for magnets critical to directed energy weapons.
Directed Energy Weapons Market report studies the directed energy weapons market over the forecast period of 2015 to 2020.
military has been investigating and investing in solid-state lasers and other directed energy weapons for half a century.
a laser guided energy company developing next generation Directed Energy Weapons, yesterday announced that its subsidiary, North Star Power Engineering, has received several new commercial contracts totaling over $0.
Marines and Soldiers in Iraq are already using non-lethal directed energy weapons.

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