Accession Number : AD0696857

Title :   A GLASS TRANSITION IN TRINITROTOLUENE,

Corporate Author : DEFENCE STANDARDS LABS MARIBYRNONG (AUSTRALIA)

Personal Author(s) : May,F. G. J. ; Thorpe,B. W. ; Connick,W.

Report Date : 18 FEB 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : Studies of highly undercooled samples of trinitrotoluene by differential scanning calorimetry have revealed that TNT can undergo a glass transition. The temperature and calorific value of the transition have been obtained. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*TNT, TRANSITION TEMPERATURE), (*CRYSTALLIZATION, TNT), CALORIMETRY, AUSTRALIA

Subject Categories : Physical Chemistry
      Ammunition and Explosives
      Crystallography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE