Accession Number : AD0418159

Title :   CHEMICAL KINETICS IN A REENTRY FLOW FIELD,

Corporate Author : GENERAL ELECTRIC CO PHILADELPHIA PA MISSILE AND SPACE DIV

Personal Author(s) : Bortner,M.H.

Report Date : AUG 1963

Pagination or Media Count : 96

Abstract : Contents: Chemical Kinetics in a Reentry Flow Field The Role of Chemical Kinetics The Principles of Chemical Kinetics Relaxation Processes The Chemical System of the Flow Field Reaction Rate Constants Dissociation Reactions Rearrangement Reactions Associative Ionization Collisional Ionization Charge Exchange Reactions Attachment Other Ion reactions Calculations Impurities and Other Chemical Systems The General Effect of Impurities Sodium Planetary Entry Table of Suggested Rate Constants

Descriptors :   (*REACTION KINETICS, GAS FLOW), (*GAS FLOW, REENTRY VEHICLES), (*KINETIC THEORY, GAS FLOW), SHOCK WAVES, REENTRY VEHICLES, OXY, NITROGEN, SODIUM, GAS IONIZATION, DISSOCIA, RECOMBINATION REACTIONS, IMPURITIES, TABLES(DATA), BIBLIOGRAPHY.

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE