Ammunition and Projectiles

SERDP and ESTCP projects are developing and demonstrating alternative primer formulations, propellants, and projectiles that do not contain harmful materials or generate hazardous waste in production.

Active Projects List
Project Title Start Date

Additive Manufacturing of Gun Propellants using Vibration Assisted Direct Write Printing

Project Information
Project ID: WP19-1246
Principal Investigator: Dr. Steven Son, Purdue University
SERDP Jan 2019

Environmentally Friendly 3D Printed Propulsion Charge

Project Information
Project ID: WP19-1300
Principal Investigator: Dr. Jared Moretti, U.S. Army RDECOM-ARDEC, Picatinny Arsenal
SERDP Jan 2019