Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume


The edited volume Ballistics is a collection of reviewed and relevant research chapters, offering a comprehensive overview of recent developments in the field of engineered mechanics. The book comprises single chapters authored by various researchers and edited by an expert from the respective research area. Each chapter is complete in itself but united under a common research study topic. This publication aims to provide a thorough overview of the latest research efforts by international authors on engineered mechanics and opens new possible research paths for further novel developments.

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BallisticsEdited by Charles Osheku

Published: June 5th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.71462

ISBN: 978-1-83880-656-9

Print ISBN: 978-1-83880-655-2

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83880-715-3

Copyright year: 2019

Books open for chapter submissions

4883 Total Chapter Downloads

2 Crossref Citations

2 Web of Science Citations

3 Dimensions Citations


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1. Adaptive Navigation, Guidance and Control Techniques Applied to Ballistic Projectiles and Rockets

By Raúl de Celis and Luis Cadarso


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2. State-Space Modeling of a Rocket for Optimal Control System Design

By Aliyu Bhar Kisabo and Aliyu Funmilayo Adebimpe


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3. Discrete Element Modeling of a Projectile Impacting and Penetrating into Granular Systems

By Waseem Ghazi Alshanti


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4. Analytical Prediction for Grain Burn Time and Burning Area Kinematics in a Solid Rocket Combustion Chamber

By Charles A. Osheku, Oluleke O. Babayomi and Oluwaseyi T. Olawole


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5. Ballistic Testing of Armor Panels Based on Aramid

By Catalin Pirvu and Lorena Deleanu


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