Accession Number : AD0270114

Title :   RESEARCH ON SOLID PROPELLANT IGNITABILITY AND IGNITER CHARACTERISTICS

Corporate Author : PRINCETON UNIV N J

Personal Author(s) : GRANT,EDWIN H. ; HERMANCE,CLARKE E. ; HALL,KIMBALL P.

Report Date : 18 DEC 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : The ignition was studied of small internal burning solid propellant grains in a rocket motor, utilizing hot combustion products from an upstream gas rocket to test the applicability of the concept that ignition is a runaway gas phase reaction. (Author)

Descriptors :   *SOLID ROCKET PROPELLANTS, CHEMICAL REACTIONS, COMBUSTION, GASES, HEATING, IGNITION, PROPELLANT GRAINS, REACTION KINETICS, ROCKET IGNITERS, THEORY

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE