Tech Talks: Personal Ballistic Protection

Presented by: Greg Nichols, HDIAC Subject Matter Expert

Presented on: Dec. 10, 2018

Taxonomy: Homeland Defense & Security and Critical Infrastructure Protection

Description: Researchers are developing new technologies capable of aiding warfighter ballistic protection. These technologies include spider silk, nanotubes, and more.

HDIAC Subject Matter Expert, Dr. Mostafa Bedewy, assistant professor and lead of the NanoProduct Lab at the University of Pittsburgh, discusses these new capabilities and their uses in personal ballistic protection.