Accession Number:

AD0633623

Title:

EXPLODING WIRE RESEARCH 1774-1963

Descriptive Note:

Memo. rept.

Corporate Author:

NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

19.0

Abstract:

A review of Exploding Wire Phenomena EWP research is presented. This review covers the work performed from 1774 to the most current publication. Representative and significant studies are cited to indicate the difficulties associated with EWP research and the recent progress made in overcoming them.

Subject Categories:

  • Properties of Metals and Alloys
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Ammunition and Explosives
  • Thermodynamics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE