Blast-Resistant Improvement of Sandwich Armor Structure with Aluminum Foam Composite

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Yang, Shu; Qi, Chang;
(2013)
  • Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
  • Journal: Advances in Materials Science and Engineering (issn: 1687-8434, eissn: 1687-8442)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1155/2013/947571
  • Subject: TA401-492 | Materials of engineering and construction. Mechanics of materials | Article Subject
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Sandwich armor structures with aluminum foam can be utilized to protect a military vehicle from harmful blast load such as a landmine explosion. In this paper, a system-level dynamic finite element model is developed to simulate the blast event and to evaluate the blast... View more
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