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Hypersonic Weapons

  • Ajey LeleEmail author
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Part of the Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies book series (SIST, volume 132)

Abstract

The proprieties of sound have fascinated humans for a long time. The first known theoretical treatise on sound was provided by Sir Isaac Newton in his Principia (1687). Since then, scientists have been researching on quantifying the speed of sound.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute for Defence Studies and AnalysesNew DelhiIndia

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