Optimizing the Arrangement of Ceramic Tile Periodic Arrays for Armor Applications using a Genetic Algorithm

  1. Jerry C. LaSalvia,
  2. Soshu Kirihara and
  3. Sujanto Widjaja
  1. Michael C. Golt1 and
  2. Matthew S. Bratcher2

Published Online: 22 NOV 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118807576.ch6

Advances in Ceramic Armor IX

Advances in Ceramic Armor IX

How to Cite

Golt, M. C. and Bratcher, M. S. (2013) Optimizing the Arrangement of Ceramic Tile Periodic Arrays for Armor Applications using a Genetic Algorithm, in Advances in Ceramic Armor IX (eds J. C. LaSalvia, S. Kirihara and S. Widjaja), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118807576.ch6

Author Information

  1. 1

    Dynamic Science, Inc.

  2. 2

    U.S. Army Research Laboratory, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 NOV 2013
  2. Published Print: 21 OCT 2013

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118807491

Online ISBN: 9781118807576

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Keywords:

  • ceramic tiles;
  • periodic arrays;
  • armor applications;
  • genetic algorithm;
  • ballistic performance

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Scanner-Based Tile Dimensioning

  • Genetic Algorithm

  • Measurement Error Considerations

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgements