Accession Number:

AD0736510

Title:

Shock Tube Research. Proceedings of the International Shock Tube Symposium (8th) Held at Imperial College, London, 5-8 July 1971.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

IMPERIAL COLL OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY LONDON (ENGLAND) DEPT OF AERONAUTICS

Report Date:

1971-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

928.0

Abstract:

Research with the shock tube A case history of science relevant to the needs of society The gasdynamics of explosions today Non-equilibrium flows with special reference to the nozzle flow problem Chemical reactions in shock waves A review The shock tube in spectroscopy and astrophysics Boundary layer growth effects in shock tubes Supersonic boom theory Aerodynamics 1 - Force and stability measurements Aerodynamics 2 - Turbulent boundary layers and heat transfer Boundary layer attenuation and branching flows Spectroscopy Chemical Kinetics Mass spectroscopy, relaxation and energy transfer Physics of ionized fluids - Plasma kinetics 1 Physics of ionized fluids - Plasma kinetics 2 Relaxation, nozzle expansion Dissociation and recombination Physics of ionized fluids - Diagnostics Ignition Shock tube design and performance Propagation of shock and detonation waves Effect of shocks on solids Nucleation and droplet studies.

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE