Department of Weapon Systems and Ballistics
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Next to the academic teaching and the scientific research, the department of ABAL also offers particular services to the Defence department and third parties. To this purpose we frequently make use of our laboratory, often combined with our numerical simulation capabilities, especially in the fields of external and terminal ballistics. We also regularly organize short courses for third parties in the field of ballistics. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you think we could be of any assistance.
Here our activities are mainly focused on the applications concerning the ballistic protection of personnel (helmets, bullet-
The department ABAL is a member of different international organizations and contributes actively to the working of these organizations.
Aeroballistics Range Association
Commission Internationale Permanente pour l'Epreuve des Armes à Feu Portatives
European Association for the Promotion of Research into the Dynamic Behaviour of Materials and its Applications
European Electromagnetic Launch Society
European Pulsed Power Laboratories
International Ballistics Society
International Personal Armour Committee
Lightweight Armour Group
Vereinigung der Prüfstellen für angriffshemmende Materialien und Konstruktionen