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HELCOMES

The High Energy Laser Consolidated Modeling Engagement Simulation (HELCOMES) is a HEL JTO Code is developed and maintained by Scientific Applications International Corporation (SAIC). HELCOMES is a multi-faceted end-to-end directed energy engagement simulation that runs in a Java environment. HELCOMES is anchored to wave optics, runs on a PC, and has an integrated Users Guide and Help function. Over the past years, HELCOMES has been dramatically transformed. This transformation was necessary to address the needs of the community. Ease of use, flexibility and extensibility were addressed. One of the most important aspects to the improvements of HELCOMES is extensibility, allowing the user the ability to incorporate specific atmospheric profiles that are not included in the base version and to import engagements that may have been generated elsewhere. HELCOMES is distributed through the Directed Energy Engineering and Analysis Center (DE2AC).

Contact Information:
Mr. Richard Damron
HEL-JTO
801 University Blvd SE
Suite 209
Albuquerque, NM 87106
505.248.8213
Richard.Damron@jto.hpc.mil

Dr. Steven T. Fiorino, AFIT/CDE Director
2950 Hobson Way
WPAFB, OH 45433
937.255.3636 x4506 (DSN 785)

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