Accession Number : ADA293756

Title :   US Army European Research Office Scientific Highlights. 1st Quarter 1990.

Corporate Author : ARMY RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT AND STANDARDIZATION GROUP (UNITED KINGDOM) FPO NEW YORK 09510

PDF Url : ADA293756

Report Date : 1990

Pagination or Media Count : 51

Abstract : Partial Contents: Fluorescence decay of molecules adsorbed on surfaces; Protection of grain against insects and deterioration; Enhancing performance under stress; Laser spectroscopy of quantum well superlattice structures; Particle dynamics and gravel stream-bed adjustments; High temperature thermal anneals and silicon germanium alloys; Modelling a battle by decomposing it into a set of mini-battles; Spallation and dynamic fracture as an effect of laser induced shock waves in carbon composites; Wave and fracture phenomena in impacted ceramics. jg p. 6

Descriptors :   *FLUORESCENCE, *COMPOSITE MATERIALS, *QUANTUM WELLS, *CARBON, *CERAMIC MATERIALS, *GRAIN GROWTH, *SPALLATION, *GERMANIUM ALLOYS, *SILICON ALLOYS, STRESSES, THERMAL PROPERTIES, EUROPE, ANNEALING, SPECTROSCOPY, DYNAMICS, MOLECULES, CRYSTAL LATTICES, SHOCK WAVES, STRUCTURES, GRAVEL, LASERS, FRACTURE(MECHANICS), PARTICLES, QUANTUM ELECTRONICS, ARMY, DETERIORATION, DECAY, STREAMS, INSECTS.

Subject Categories : Military Forces and Organizations
      Physical Chemistry
      Optics
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE