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Using Artificial Intelligence for the Improvement of Weapon Efficiency

  • Recep BenzerEmail author
  • Alptekin Erkollar
  • Birgit Oberer
  • Semra Benzer
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering book series (LNME)

Abstract

In the defense industry, which is one of the determinants of the political and economic power of the countries, there is a constant need for change, innovation, and modernization in parallel with the technological developments in the world. Therefore, in the field of defense technologies, Military and non-governmental organizations are working to develop high-performance armor systems that will increase mobility by reducing weight and against developing weapon systems. In this paper will be discussed, how artificial intelligence (AI) can be used for the improvement of weapon efficiency.

Keywords

Artificial neural network Weapon Efficiency Defense Autonomous 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Recep Benzer
    • 1
    Email author
  • Alptekin Erkollar
    • 2
  • Birgit Oberer
    • 2
  • Semra Benzer
    • 3
  1. 1.Ostim Technical UniversityAnkaraTurkey
  2. 2.Swiss Federal Institute of TechnologyZürichSwitzerland
  3. 3.Gazi UniversityAnkaraTurkey

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