Accession Number:

ADA162301

Title:

Requirements for Initiation and Sustained Propagation of Fuel-Air Explosives

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 May 1982-30 Apr 1983

Corporate Author:

MCGILL UNIV MONTREAL (CANADA)

Report Date:

1983-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

119.0

Abstract:

CONTENTS Requirements for Initiation and Sustained Propagation of Fuel-air Explosives Measurements of Cell Size in Hydrocarbon-air Mixtures and Predictions of Critical Tube Diameter, Critical Initiation Energy, and Detonability Limits Effect of Geometry on the Transmission of Detonation through an Orifice Large-Scale Experiments on the Transmission of Fuel-air Detonations from Two-Dimensional Channels Diffraction of Detonation from Tubes into a Large Fuel-air Explosive cloud Dynamic Parameters of Gaseous Detonations High-speed Turbulent Deflagrations and Transition to Detonation in H2-Air Mixtures. Keywords Reprints.

Subject Categories:

  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE