Ballistic fabrics, as a technical textiles category, broadly cover the types of materials that protect any type of projectile impact, such as bullets, flying debris, or shrapnel. High-strength fibres, such as para-aramid, high-performance polyethylene (HPPE), or high-modulus polyethylene, are typically … Read the rest
TBIs on the battlefield are mostly caused by ballistic impacts and exposure to shock waves from explosions.
The use of high-explosive materials has recently increased the frequency of blast Traumatic Brain Injuries (bTBI) among military personnel and civilians.
Insights into … Read the rest