COMMUNICATIVE CONFERENCE ON HIGH-ENERGY MATERIALS.
FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO
A symposium on high-energy forming was held in the Peking Science Hall from July 26 to August 7, 1965, sponsored by the Aeronautical society of China and the New technology bureau, Chinese academy of sciences, and attended by 184 members and more than 100 observers, representing the national defense research, planning, educational, and manufacturing organizations and 20 industries. The conference had two sessions. Fourteen of the 32 papers read at the first session dealt with explosive forming, 8 with electric and electromagnetic forming, 2 with the study of material characteristics, 6 with technical measurement, and 2 with recent developments in foreign countries. Experiences and accomplishments were reported by 14 organizations, problems and solutions were discussed, and better coordination was obtained. At the second session exhibitions reflected the progress and development of high energy forming techniques. Author
Edited trans. of K'o Hsueh T'ung Pao (Chinese People's Republic) n10 p36 1965.