Accession Number:

ADA445305

Title:

Dynamic Deformation Properties of Energetic Composite Materials

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

CAMBRIDGE UNIV (UNITED KINGDOM)

Report Date:

2005-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

164.0

Abstract:

This final report consists of six chapters 1 An introduction to the PCS Fracture and Shock Physics Group PCS FSP and some preliminary experiments on PBXs pp. 3-46 2 The effect of particle size and temperature on the high strain rate properties of an APHTPB PBX pp. 47-55 3 Developments in Hopkinson bar instrumentation pp. 56-74 4 Visits of Clive R. Siviour to Eglin Airforce Base and studies of impact-induced solid-state phase change in HMX pp. 75-77 5 High rate mechanical properties of PBXs pp. 78-102 6 Optical techniques pp. 103-160. Also in Appendix 2 there is a list of the papers published by the PCS FSP Group and one report from Eglin AFB during the duration of this contract 2003-2005. Most of these documents are available in pdf format.

Subject Categories:

  • Laminates and Composite Materials
  • Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE