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Invisible Tanks

BAE Systems Chameleon Technology Could Make Vehicles Seem like a Mirage

— January 22, 2011 — Autos
BAE Systems Chameleon technology is a type of tank camoflauge currently in development that will potentially make armoured vehicles capable of disguising themselves completely.

The system involves placing a pair of video cameras on each side of the tank whose data is then transmitted to the opposite side of the vehicle which displays the recorded feed in a manner much like a projection. In this way the tank could appear almost invisible, although heat-dampening measures are also a key component of BAE Systems Technology.

The system could be fully operational in as soon as five years, so keep your eyes peeled for further developments.
Trend Themes
1. Camouflage Technology - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Develop advanced camouflage technology for various military applications.
2. Video Projection - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Explore new applications of video projection technology for visual deception and illusion purposes.
3. Heat-dampening Measures - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Create innovative heat-dampening solutions for military vehicles or other industries that require thermal disguises.
Industry Implications
1. Military - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Incorporate advanced camouflage technology into military vehicles to enhance stealth capabilities.
2. Defense - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Develop innovative defense solutions leveraging video projection and heat-dampening technologies.
3. Entertainment - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Utilize video projection technology to create interactive and immersive entertainment experiences.
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