Researchers at the U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command who work with the Communications-Electronics Research, Development and Engineering Center as part of the Night Vision and Electronic Sensors Directorate, are advancing demining beyond traditional approaches with the use of torch systems for mine neutralization. This article describes trial results for three such torches.
"Proper Usage of Torch Systems for In-Situ Landmine Neutralization by Burning for Humanitarian Demining,"
Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction: Vol. 13
, Article 43.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol13/iss1/43