Accession Number:

AD1025341

Title:

Fabrication, Characterization, and Energetic Properties of Metallized Nanofibers

Descriptive Note:

Journal Article

Corporate Author:

U.S. Air Force Academy Air Force Academy United States

Report Date:

2013-12-31

Pagination or Media Count:

18.0

Abstract:

Polystyrene fibers loaded with an energetic blend of nanoaluminum n-Al and perfluoropolyether PEFE were successfully fabricated via electrospinning producing a nanothermite energetic material. Fibers were generated with loadings from 6 up to 25wt n-AlPFPE incorporated into the fiber.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical Chemistry
  • Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE