Accession Number:

AD0729487

Title:

The Mechanism of Initiation of Condensed Explosives by Laser Radiation (O Mekhanizme Initsiirovaniya Kondensirovannykh VV Izlucheniem Okg)

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1971-09-02

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

Results are given of studies made on the excitation of detonation of explosives by the radiation of a neodymium glass laser. An analysis is made of the most probable mechanism of light detonation of explosives.

Subject Categories:

  • Lasers and Masers
  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE