US Military Funding For Nihon University Research of Laser Weapons

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by Eyes123456 • 33 Posts

US Military Funding For Nihon University Research of Laser Weapons
It is reported that the US military from 2013 onwards in three years, a total of Laser Energy Research Center, Osaka University provided $ 270,000 (about 30 million yen) research funding. Previously, the US military has provided research funding over two hundred million yen to the Japanese University. Disclosure of the new 30000mw laser pointer technology research fee can be seen, the United States is very concerned about the development of weapons of most high-end sector.
According to Japan's "Tokyo Shimbun" August 28 reported that the study was not engaged in military posture of the Science Council of Japan, researchers receiving funds military-related institutions have been more careful. However, the funds provided by the US military there is no legal problem, Osaka University, said in an interview, responded that "research scholarship fee is received in the form of grants, the school has been in accordance with the provisions to fulfill the necessary formalities." US military admitted to Osaka University provided funding. Generally, the US military will be charged the findings report, but how to use the results of the US military did not disclose.
According to Japan's "Tokyo Shimbun" August 28 reported that the US military is using burning laser pointer technology to develop weapons. In the three years starting in 2013, providing a total of $ 270,000 in research funding to Osaka University. Allegedly, laser technology, if practical, not only low cost, and can accurately hit the target, to play a "revolutionary performance." Defense ministry said Japan is also studying laser technology for missile interception system. According to the US military sites and US media reports, the US military is expected to be no later than 2020, the official combat deployment of laser weapons.

Fee does not use green laser pointer weapons shells and missiles, each one emitting about $ 1. The US government because of the huge fiscal deficits are cutting defense spending. US seems to be the cost of a cheap laser weapons as the next generation of combat. Naval Research stressed that "this revolutionary and extremely inexpensive technique could change our way of war."



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