Accession Number : AD0634307

Title :   ON THE TRANSITION OF BURNING OF EXPLOSIVES TO DETONATION,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Andreev, K. K.

Report Date : 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 23

Abstract : Topics include: Factors determining the possibility of the transition from buring to detonation; characteristics of self-acceleration of burning of powdered explosives; influence of particle size and powder density on the transition from burning to detonation; transition of burning to detonation in liquid explosives. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*EXPLOSIVES, DETONATIONS), (*DETONATIONS, DYNAMICS), (*COMBUSION, EXPLOSIVES), BURNING RATE, TRANSFORMATIONS, ACCELERATION, COMBUSION PRODUCTS, PARTICLE SIZE, DENSITY, POLIDERS, LIQUIDS, USSR

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives
      Explosions
      Combustion and Ignition

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE