Accession Number : AD0611041

Title :   SHOCK WAVES,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Kompaneets,A. S.

Report Date : 12 JAN 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 102

Abstract : Contents: What is gas dynamics, (sound waves, the appearance of an abrupt change, conditions at shock wave discontinuity, limiting compression in shock waves, weak shock waves, structure of front of shock wave); Actions of shock waves, (supersonic waves, shock waves during an explosion, reflection of shock waves, shock waves in laboratories and in the cosmos, shock waves in solid and friable bodies); Detonation, (detonation waves, limits of detonation, detonation of condensed substances, nuclear detonation).

Descriptors :   (*SHOCK WAVES, FLUID DYNAMICS), (*DETONATIONS, SHOCK WAVES), EXPLOSIONS, BLAST, SOUND, SUPERSONIC FLOW, EXPLOSIVES, NUCLEAR EXPLOSIONS, COMPRESSIVE PROPERTIES, USSR

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE