directed energy


Also found in: Acronyms, Wikipedia.

directed energy

An umbrella term covering technologies that relate to the production of a beam of concentrated electromagnetic energy or atomic or subatomic particles. Also called DE. See also directed-energy device; directed-energy weapon.
References in classic literature ?
Skimpole reasons with himself, this is a tamed lynx, an active police-officer, an intelligent man, a person of a peculiarly directed energy and great subtlety both of conception and execution, who discovers our friends and enemies for us when they run away, recovers our property for us when we are robbed, avenges us comfortably when we are murdered.
The site represents a major step in laser technology's movement from theory to practical use on the battlefield, said Mike McVey, president of Northrop's directed energy systems business area, in a conference call Tuesday.
His thesis is that directed energy represents "a completely new way of thinking, a new way of employing both strategic and non-lethal force, and interacting in the international community.
Thomas Dearmin, CEO of Ionatron, commented, "We are very pleased to be working with ARDEC to further the development of our Directed Energy Weapons technology.
Returning for its 12th Anniversary, Directed Energy Systems 2015 (10 - 12 February, 2015) is an unrivalled opportunity to meet the world's leading experts from military, civil, and research backgrounds, including:
This patent is an important addition to our expanding portfolio of proprietary laser-guided energy and directed energy weapon technologies," said Thomas Dearmin, CEO of Ionatron.
About Directed Energy Weapons Weapons that emit high energy and damage a target with minimum collateral damage are called directed energy weapons.
com/prnh/20130307/600769 A Directed Energy Weapon (DEW) system is capable of selecting discrete targets which operate at the speed of light and cause disruptive effects to the equipment, facilities, or personnel.
Ionatron has grown from a Research and Development company to a leader in the manufacturing of Directed Energy Weapons and Security Systems.
This report describes the analysis and forecast of the augmenting of the directed energy weapons market.
Commenting on joining Ionatron he said: "I look forward to contributing to Ionatron's core competencies of innovation and development of cutting-edge, directed energy applications.

Full browser ?