Accession Number : AD0694849

Title :   THE INFLUENCE OF VISCOSITY AND THE THERMAL CONDUCTIVITY OF A GAS ON THE PROPAGATION OF A STRONG DETONATION WAVE IN A MEDIUM OF VARIABLE DENSITY,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Personal Author(s) : Pavlov, V. G.

Report Date : 14 FEB 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : In this work we examine the question of conditions of existence of self-similar solutions to equations that describe the propagation of a detonation wave in a medium having variable initial density, taking into account viscosity and thermal conductivity of the gas. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*NUCLEAR EXPLOSIONS, AIRBURST), (*DETONATION WAVES, PROPAGATION), THERMAL CONDUCTIVITY, EQUATIONS OF STATE, EQUATIONS OF MOTION, DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS, VISCOSITY.

Subject Categories : Nuclear Weapons

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE