Hypervelocity Impact Technology

Our experienced personnel within the Hypervelocity Impact Technology (HVIT) Group are dedicated to evaluating the micrometeoroids and orbital debris (MMOD) environmental effects on orbiting spacecraft.  Our capabilities include MMOD shielding design, hypervelocity impact testing, hypervelocity impact computer simulation, MMOD shield ballistic limit determination, and MMOD impact and penetration risk assessment.