09/2011 – 08/2012
Focus of study: internal ballistics including gun tube design, external ballistics including 6 degree of freedom calculations, chemistry and manufacturing of explosives, explosive and terminal ballistic effects, weapon and ammunition design and statistics
Throughout the course use was made of advanced computer modelling for internal and external ballistics using PRODAS modelling software
09/1995 – 04/2001
Focus of study: Applied physics including the study of physical optics, optical design software and design of optical systems.
Additional courses focused on mathematics, electronics, nuclear engineering, quantum physics, atomic and photon physics, wave phenomena, harmonic oscillators, and principles of semiconductors
Laboratories were utilized for experiments with lasers and optical communications, computer systems, digital logic systems, circuits and solid-state electronics