Annex E. International Armaments Strategy
Army Science and Technology Master Plan (ASTMP 1997)


Table E.III-7. Mechanical Sciences

MECHANICAL SCIENCES UNITED KINGDOM FRANCE GERMANY OTHER COUNTRIES JAPAN PACIFIC RIM FSU
Structures and Dynamics Smart/active
structures,

Structural
acoustics,

Modeling
and simulation
Smart/active
structures,

Modeling and
simulation
Smart/active
structures,

Modeling and simulation
Italy

Smart/active
structures,
Modeling
and simulation
Brazil
Israel
S.Africa
Poland

Smart/active
structures,

Modeling
and simulation
Smart/active
structures,

Modeling
and simulation
India
S. Korea
China

Smart/active
structures,

Modeling
and simulation
Russia
Ukraine

Smart/active
structures,

Modeling
and simulation
Fluid Dynamics CFD

Theoretical


Experimental,
CFD

Theoretical

Experimental
CFD

Theoretical

Experimental
Canada
CFD

Australia

Experimental,

Theoretical
CFD

Theoretical

Experimental,
  Ruissia
Ukraine

CFD

Experimental,

Theoretical
Combustion and Propulsion

Small GT,

Recipricating
engines,
Sol/liq. gun

Small GT,


Solid gun,


Recipricating engines

Recipricating engines,
Solid gun

Small GT
Canada
Australia
Solid gun,

Recipricating engines

Small GT
S. Korea
Solid gun
Recipricating engines
Sol/liq. gun,

Small GT
S. Korea
India
Solid gun
S. Korea
Solid gun
S. Korea
Recipricating engine
Russia
Novel gun propulsion
Small GT,
Recipricating engine

CFD - Computational fluid dynamics; GT - Gas turbine engine; Sol/liq gun - Solid/Liquid gun propulsion

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