Accession Number:

ADA112749

Title:

The Raman Spectra of Phase 3 Ammonium Nitrate

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Jul 1981-Jun 1982

Corporate Author:

UNIVERSITY OF EAST ANGLIA NORWICH (UNITED KINGDOM) SCHOOL OF CHEMICAL SCIENCES

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1982-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

23.0

Abstract:

The Raman spectrum of phase III ammonium nitrate and isotopomeric materials show that delta NH2 and nuN-O vibrations are coupled together throughout the lattice. This observation may be relevant to both the phase- changes of ammonium nitrate and its explosive properties.

Subject Categories:

  • Ammunition and Explosives
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics and Spectroscopy
  • Nuclear Physics and Elementary Particle Physics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE