Accession Number : ADD016498

Title :   Infrared Decoy Method Using Polydimethysiloxane Fuel.

Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 7 Oct 81, patented 6 Sep 94,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Andreotti, John ; Hirschman, Abraham

Report Date : 06 Sep 1994

Pagination or Media Count : 14

Abstract : A floating torch burning polydimethylsiloxane to provide a decoy over the intermediate infrared spectrum of a ship.

Descriptors :   *SHIPS, *FUELS, *PATENTS, *INFRARED DECOYS, COMBUSTION, TORCHES, LIQUIDS, POLYMERS, SILOXANES, INFRARED SPECTRA, SILICONES

Subject Categories : Polymer Chemistry
      Organic Chemistry
      Fuels
      Optical Countermeasures

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE