YCCMonday, August 17, 2009

1:30 PM-5:10 PM Walter E. Washington Convention Center -- 142, Oral
The Science of War: Ammunition, Homeland Security, and Forensics
Organizers:Luke B. Roberson
Danielle E. Schuehler
1:30 PMIntroductory Remarks
1:35 PMAn overview of the Department of the Navy's environmental programs
Peter Zarras
2:05 PMCountering terrorism through science
Mary Anne Yates
2:35 PMTerahertz spectroscopy for remote detection of energetic materials
John Wilkinson
3:05 PMIntermission
3:20 PMThe chemistry of the explosive peroxides
Gerard S. Harbison, Jeffrey N. Woodford, Jody G. Redepenning
3:50 PMThe effect of climate change on war
Michael Wysession
4:20 PMUnderstanding processes that govern explosive energy release
Joel R. Carney
4:50 PMDiscussion

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The 238th ACS National Meeting, Washington, DC, August 16-20, 2009