GUN MUZZLE BLAST AND FLASH COMPUTER CODE

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Army
Contract: N/A
Agency Tracking Number: 12285
Amount: $49,800.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 1990
Solicitation Year: N/A
Solicitation Topic Code: N/A
Solicitation Number: N/A
Small Business Information
Beltran Inc
1133 - 35th St, Brooklyn, NY, 11210
DUNS: N/A
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Thomas C Kosvic
 (718) 338-3311
Business Contact
Phone: () -
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
TECHNIQUES ARE BEING SOUGHT TO REDUCE GUN MUZZLE SIGNATURE. THE ELEMENTS OF THIS SIGNATURE ARE SHOCK WAVES AND VISIBLE LIGHT. THE SIGNATURE BETRAYS LOCATION, HINDERS GUN CREW PERFORMANCE, AND DETERIORATES GUN MECHANISMS. A COMPUTER CODE WILL BE DEVELOPED TO DESCRIBE THE KEY ELEMENTS OF THE SIGNATURE PROBLEM. EXISTING COMPUTER MODULES IN USE AT BELTRAN, INC. WILL EXPEDITE THE PROGRAM. THESE INCLUDE CHEMICAL EQUILIBRIUM, CHEMICAL KINETICS, COMBUSTION GAS PROPERTIES, AND MODERN GENERALIZED CFD CODES. THE MODEL WILL BE SET UP EMPLOYING PARALLEL PROGRAMMING TECHNIQUES.

* information listed above is at the time of submission.

Agency Micro-sites

US Flag An Official Website of the United States Government