Accession Number : AD0276576

Title :   THE 1961 INTERNATIONAL COLLOQUIUM ON DETONATION WAVES SPONSORED BY THE FRENCH GOVERNMENT

Corporate Author : NAVAL ORDNANCE LAB WHITE OAK MD

Personal Author(s) : JACOBS, S.J. ; SOLEM, A.D.

Report Date : 13 MAR 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 20

Abstract : About 100 scientists from eight countries attended the colloquium; major attendance came from France, Great Britain, and the United States. Some 40 papers were presented covering the following fields: Initiation and Transmission of Detonation in Solid Explosives, Detonation of Solid Explosives, Detonation and Shocks in Gases, and Shocks in Solids. The general contents of the papers are summarized with comments on their pertinence to detonation studies in the United States. (Author)

Descriptors :   *DETONATION WAVES, *SYMPOSIA, DETONATIONS, EXPLOSIVES, GASES, SHOCK WAVES, SOLIDS.

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE