Accession Number:

AD0628989

Title:

DETONATION CHARACTERISTICS OF LOW-DENSITY GRANULAR MATERIALS.

Descriptive Note:

Final technical rept., 1 Jan 62-31 Dec 65,

Corporate Author:

POULTER LABS STANFORD RESEARCH INST MENLO PARK CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-01-03

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

A brief study is given of experimental and analytical research on the detonation characteristics of low-density granular materials, which was carried out with a view toward acquiring greater understanding of 1 The mechanisms of initiation of detonation, 2 The mechanisms of propagation of detonation and 3 The characteristics of initiating shocks and of the transient and steady waves. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Explosions

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE