Accession Number:

AD0619999

Title:

A STUDY OF HYDROMAGNETIC SHOCKS AND ALLIED PROBLEMS.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. for 5 Apr 60-31 Oct 64,

Corporate Author:

CASE INST OF TECH CLEVELAND OHIO

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Report Date:

1965-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

14.0

Abstract:

The report describes theoretical and experimental investigations on the onset mechanism of an electromagnetically driven shock wave, on the dynamics of current sheets and on the propagation of waves in nonuniform magnetic fields. Brief descriptions of a number of separate investigations undertaken in these areas are presented and in each case reference is made to appropriate publications from which additional detailed information may be had. Author

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE