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The transmitter, which transmits a short electromagnetic pulses.
Codenamed the Counter-Electronics High Power Microwave Advanced Missile Project (CHAMP), it is the first time a missile with electromagnetic pulse capability has been tested.
com, post a blog article entitled, The Politics Of Electromagnetic Pulse, Electric Grid Failure And Freedom - A Summary and Assessment.
Experts say the electromagnetic pulse from the explosion will disrupt power grids, satellites and GPS communications.
Carafano and Weitz take on a man-made event that could produce a return to the "'new' Dark Ages" resulting from the electromagnetic pulse (EMP) emitted by a nuclear weapon detonated from 40 to 400 kilometers above the Earth's surface.
The Dong-a Ilbo newspaper on Friday quoted a South Korean military official as saying North Korea's use of electromagnetic pulse technology prevented South Korea from retaliating effectively.
Scientists are said to fear that a similar effect could be achieved by a hostile power exploding a nuclear weapon in space, producing a massive burst of electromagnetic energy known as a high altitude electromagnetic pulse.
NAVSEA is the "technical authority" for the following electromagnetic spectrum-related issues that affect ships and submarines: electromagnetic interference (EMI) control; electromagnetic compatibility (EMC); electromagnetic pulse (EMP); and radiation hazards (RADHAZ).