Software for BrahMos Missile Project

Jul 24, 2010


Researchers at Thiagarajar College of Engineering here have been involved in developing enhanced software capability for the BrahMos missile.

Researchers worked on the project for three years and the new software will be evaluated and implemented in future or advanced versions of the missile, according to Mr A. Sivathanu Pillai, Chief Controller (Research and Development), Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO).

The software will help the missile ‘view' its target , by correlating the target with satellite images The project was funded by BrahMos Aerospace.

Validation of the software will take place within a year, he said, while inaugurating a two-day conference organised by Velammal College of Engineering and Technology, here, on Thursday.