Accession Number:

ADA139634

Title:

Thermal Analysis of Reactivity of Pyrophoric Fuels in a Chemically Secure Environment

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NAVAL WEAPONS SUPPORT CENTER CRANE IN APPLIED SCIENCES DEPT

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1982-11-18

Pagination or Media Count:

19.0

Abstract:

The conditions under which air andor moisture sensitive materials can be prepared, purified, and studied for reactivity characteristics are outlined, using the pyrophoric materials Li and Li7 B6 as examples. An experimental arrangement for examining reactivity in flowing gas atmospheres is described.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical Chemistry
  • Properties of Metals and Alloys
  • Fuels

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE