Accession Number : AD0656757

Title :   MATHEMATICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL INVESTIGATION OF THERMAL INITIATION OF EXPLOSION.

Descriptive Note : Progress rept. for 1 Apr 67-30 Jun 67,

Corporate Author : LEHIGH UNIV BETHLEHEM PA INST OF RESEARCH

Personal Author(s) : Jenkins,George R.

Report Date : 13 JUL 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : A summary is given of studies involving the decomposition of lead azide in the temperature range 210C to 243C.

Descriptors :   (*EXPLOSIONS, THERMAL PROPERTIES), (*AZIDES, DECOMPOSITION), LEAD COMPOUNDS, EXPLOSIVES, REACTION KINETICS, PARTICLE SIZE

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives
      Explosions

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE