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Contact: Faith Singer-Villalobos
University of Texas at Austin, Texas Advanced Computing Center

Simulation of Kevlar Weave

Caption: This simulation models the perforation of a six-layer harness satin weave Kevlar target (four inches in width) by a 0.44 caliber copper projectile.

Credit: Eric Fahrenthold, The University of Texas at Austin

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