Transparent Armour Materials

Sands, James M.; Patel, Parimal J.; Dehmer, Peter G.; Hsieh, Alex J.; Boyce, Mary C.
March 2011
Military Technology;2011, Vol. 35 Issue 3, Special section p26
The article examines the application of transparent armor materials which are significant in facilitating military effectiveness. It highlights the program of the Army Research Laboratory which developed the riot and the explosive ordinance disposal (EOD) visors for facial protection. It outlines the use of electromagnetic (EM) windows for artillery projectiles.


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