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.
provides ready-to-use modules for driving laser diodes as well as applications requiring a high voltage pulse.
Northrop Grumman has been selected to develop and integrate a directed energy
prototype solution on a Stryker combat vehicle for the U.S.
The service has plans in place to field a platoon of four Strykers mounted with 50-kilowatt directed energy
weapons in fiscal year 2022, he noted.
Michael Jirjis, Chief, Directed Energy
Experimentation Air Force Strategic Development, Planning & Experimentation
BAE Systems has installed a directed energy
weapon as an adjunct to the Mk.
Hahn led his Office of Naval Research (ONR) delegation to see ONR sponsored technologies developed at NSWCDD--including directed energy
and the electromagnetic railgun--throughout his Jan.
This report studies the directed energy
weapons market during the forecast period of 2015 to 2020.
"Fibre-optic lasers are revolutionising directed energy
systems," said Keoki Jackson, Lockheed Martin chief technology officer.
"Scientifically, it's the marriage of directed energy
and kinetic energy weapon systems.
The Air Force, for example, has a "Directed Energy
Directorate." If you think "ray guns" are just for Buck Rogers, consider this pitch from one of the directorate's publications about using gamma rays, lasers, microwaves and other parts of the electromagnetic spectrum: "Intensifying and focusing these waves can produce a variety of directed energy
concepts capable of being developed into a highly effective weapons-class arsenal."